Assistant Coach (Sprints/Hurdles/Relays) – California Lutheran University

Institution: California Lutheran University

Location: Thousand Oaks, Calif.


Job Description

Assistant Track & Field Coach
Emphasis in Sprints, Hurdles & Relays with experience at the collegiate level of athletics in these event areas are required.

California Lutheran University is a private institution located in Thousand Oaks, CA with a total enrollment of 2800 undergraduate students. California Lutheran University is a NCAA Division III institution competing in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) and the West Region. California Lutheran University is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Track & Field Coach beginning September 21st, 2021.

The assistant coach under the supervision of the Head Men & Women’s Cross Country and Track & Field Coach will assist with all aspects of the program. Experience in the following events is mandatory: Sprints, Hurdles & Relays.

This position will have a strong emphasis in recruiting. Previous experience as track & field student athlete or coach is required.

General Responsibilities:
• Assist the Head Men & Women’s Cross Country and Track & Field Coach in all aspects of the program.
• Training: In charge of planning the training and leading the practices for Sprints, Hurdles & Relays
• Recruiting: In charge of recruiting and planning campus visits for Sprints, Relays, Hurdles & Jumps prospective student athletes
• Must have knowledge of and follow all NCAA Division III rules and regulations
• Experience with social media
• Daily office work
• Monitoring of academic progress of student athletes
• Attend daily practices and competitions as scheduled
• Some overnight travel involved (evening and weekend work will be expected)
• Training implementation of sprints (100m-400m), hurdles (100h, 110h, 400h) and relays
• Strong communication skills, initiative and good judgement are essential

Required Qualifications:
• Relevant competition and or coaching experience with emphasis in sprints, hurdles, & relays
• Bachelor’s Degree
• Valid driver’s license
• CPR/AED certification within one month of start date
• The ability and willingness to travel and works nights and weekends as necessary are also required

If interested please send a copy of your resume to Head Coach Brett Halvaks

Job Categories

NCAA Division III, Part-Time, Assistant Coach, Track and Field, Sprints, Hurdles

How to Apply