Do you want to work with one of the premier NCAA DIII Cross Country/Track & Field programs in the country? Do you want to serve as the assistant coach to help build a burgeoning sprint and jumps program to accompany national successes in the distance and combined events? When you work at St. Olaf, you will provide servant leadership to enhance the student athlete experience. The right person will build meaningful, lasting relationships with the athletes through a positive culture and create an equitable environment that enriches each student athlete’s life.
What You’ll Do:
Assist head coaches with implementing training programs for men’s cross country and track and field.
Provide quality coaching and instruction for men’s team during pre-season, in-season practices, and competitions.
Mentor student-athletes to promote athletic, academic, emotional, and social growth.
Formulate and execute a recruiting plan that targets a diverse group of potential student athletes that can achieve high levels of success academically, socially and athletically.
Execute the recruiting plan by attending opportunities to evaluate potential student athletes regularly, maintain consistent effective honest communication with potential student athletes, maintain contact with high school and junior coaches, as well as parents.
What you need:
Bachelor’s Degree; maintain a valid driver’s license and meet St. Olaf College driver authorization criteria with a satisfactory driving record.
1+ year of college Track & Field coaching experience.