The Head Men’s & Women’s Cross Country and Track & Field Coach is responsible for planning and administering all aspects of the cross country and track & field programs under the direction of the Athletic Director. Directs, provides leadership, and oversees all coaching duties for the Brevard College Men’s and Women’s Cross Country and Track & Field Programs operating under NCAA Division III, USA South Athletic Conference and Brevard College bylaws and regulations. Directs and coordinates all aspects of student-athlete recruitment and training for athletic competition, and oversees the planning and fiscal management of the program. A full-time, 10 month, exempt salaried position.
A successful record of proven coaching ability with demonstrated ability to recruit and retain qualified student-athletes with emphasis on timely progress toward graduation. The ability to operate an intercollegiate program within budget parameters is required along with a demonstrated ability to raise funds within the community. Candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills with a comprehensive knowledge of NCAA Division III rules and regulations.
Physical Requirements: Medium work – exerts from 10-25 lbs of force often. Subject to inside and outside conditions, repetitive motors
Essential Functions: •Build and maintain a competitive NCAA Division III Cross Country and Track & Field Program •Recruit and retain qualified student-athletes while leading them towards graduation. •Monitor student-athlete’s progress towards earning a Bachelor’s Degree from Brevard College •Direct the cross country and track & field programs within all NCAA and USA South Athletic Conference rules regulations as well as Brevard College departmental policies, procedures and regulations. •Coordinates all strategic aspects of the cross country and track & field programs. •Represents the cross country and track & field programs to various institutional programs and externally to media, government agencies, funding agencies, students, parents, and the general public. •Manages, directs, supervises, and coordinates all administrative tasks of the cross country and track & field programs. •Oversees all aspects of the financial operation of the cross country and track & field programs. •Promote the athletic programs at both on and off-campus fundraising events within the community. •Develop strategies to ensure the appropriate personal and social conduct on and off-campus of the student-athletes under the head coach’s supervision. •Other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director.
Qualified candidates should submit cover letter, resume and references to Human Resources, Brevard College, One Brevard College Drive, Brevard, North Carolina, 28712. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In order to provide a safe and productive learning and living environment, Brevard College conducts background investigations on all final candidates being considered for employment. Brevard College seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce, and encourages qualified candidates across all group demographics. Brevard College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
A Bachelor's degree is required, Master’s degree preferred. Desired qualifications include at least three years of experience as Head Coach or Assistant Coach; preference will be given to candidates with head coaching experience.
About Brevard College
Four year institution located in the mountains of Western North Carolina