Glendale, AZ Full Time 2 weeks ago

General Job Brief:

Leadership of the men's and women's track & field programs, including day-to-day operations, recruitment, practice planning, scheduling, academic accountability, intentional faith integration, assistant coach development, fundraising.

Duties, Tasks, Responsibilities

  • Establish and maintain a culture of faith, influence, relationships, excellence on the men's and women's track and field teams
  • Recruitment and retention efforts to meet roster goals as set by the athletics department
  • Lead a weekly team meeting focused on student-athlete development, Christian faith, or similar topics to enhance the student-athlete experience
  • Organize team travel logistics and competition scheduling
  • Actively participate in other university functions throughout the year
  • Communicate in a timely manner with sports information, athletic training, strength and conditioning, eligibility, business operations and other athletics department units and membership associations
  • Develop positive working relationships with other coaches on staff
  • Lead the assistant coaching staff in a manner consistent with the mission of the University
  • Manage track team inventory for equipment and apparel
  • Manage the track operating budget to ensure good stewardship of resources
  • Develop relationships with local area facilities to accommodate growing needs for increased roster and competitions
  • Organize fundraising opportunities for track team enhancements
  • Provide academic accountability in conjunction with other resources available on campus
  • Attend all athletics staff meetings (and required University staff meetings)
  • Organize regular service opportunities in the local community
  • Provides spiritual guidance, prayer, and support for the team
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Other Duties and Responsibilities

Completing other duties and tasks with utmost integrity and professionalism, as directed and not necessarily mentioned in this description, will be expected.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree (Master's preferred)

Demonstrated success as a coach

Demonstrated connection to the Christian Mission and Core Commitments of the University

Working Conditions:

General Track & Field environment

Office hours to accomplish administrative tasks

Meeting with student-athletes regularly and travel to competition and recruitment as needed

Time Required:

Standard college Track & Field calendar for in-season and out-of-season

Year-round recruitment expectations

  • Company:
    Arizona Christian University
  • Job Type:
  • Posting Date:
    13th May 2022
  • Valid through:
    13th Jun 2022
  • Location:
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