The Head Coach - Women's Outdoor Track and Field is responsible for administration of all phases of an NJCAA Division III track and field program, including but not limited to recruiting student-athletes, organizing and training athletes for successful competition, monitoring and supporting the academic success of the student-athletes, and planning and conducting pre- and post-season conditioning programs. This is a professional head coaching position; therefore, all of the duties of the position must be conducted in adherence with the policies, rules, and regulations of the NJCAA, Region XXI, other state, local, and federal obligations, and Bristol Community College.
- Minimum of an Associate degree required.
- Minimum of one (1) year of experience in coaching high school or intercollegiate sports.
- Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.
- Knowledge of recruitment and student-athlete development.
- Strong interpersonal, organizational, written, and verbal communication skills.
- Ability to work nights and weekends.
- The ability to work effectively with a diverse student body, faculty, and staff.
- Reliable transportation in order to travel to and from meetings, trainings, or campus and community locations as required.
- Valid driver's license required.
- Minimum of a Bachelor's degree preferred.
- Minimum of three (3) years of experience coaching cross country or track and field at the intercollegiate level.
- Demonstrated proficiency with Front Rush recruiting software.
- Experience recruiting student-athletes in a community college setting.
- Strong ability to build relationships within our recruitment area.
- Robust understanding and demonstrated inclusion of best practices focused on access, equity, student success, and high impact practices.
- Ability to speak a language in addition to English.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The employee must meet the physical demands and work environment of the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable those with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.