Assistant Men’s and Women’s Cross Country and Track & Field Coach – SUNY Plattsburgh

Institution: SUNY Plattsburgh

Location: Plattsburgh, NY

Salary: $38,000 minimum, plus excellent benefits

Job Description

The Enrollment and Student Success division supports a student’s entire collegiate experience from the point of admission through to graduation. We partner with students, faculty and staff to provide a network of opportunities and services that lead to student success. Collectively, the division of Enrollment and Student Success positively influences the health, safety and well-being of the student body. The department of Athletics & Recreation subscribes to the philosophy that athletics complements the total education experience of our students. We allow multiple ways for students to compete or participate in a variety of quality athletic programs consistent with the overall educational mission of SUNY Plattsburgh. This position will focus on cross country and distance running. There will also be assistance to the head coach in all aspects of administering successful Cross-Country/Track & Field programs, including but not limited to, recruiting; practice and competition planning; budget planning; team travel logistics; and community service activities. As an institution that delivers challenging and high-quality educational experiences to a diverse group of learners, the successful candidate must demonstrate an understanding of and sensitivity to diversity, inclusion, and equity-minded policies, programs and practices.

Required Qualifications:
– Bachelor’s degree at the time of appointment
– NCAA coaching experience
– Demonstrated cross country (distance running) experience either as a coach or a student-athlete
– Valid driver’s license at the time of appointment
– Willingness and ability to perform some evening and weekend work
– A demonstrated ability to work effectively and collegially with faculty, staff and administrators

Preferred Qualifications:
– Minimum 3 years’ coaching experience
– Strong written and oral communication skills

Job Categories

NCAA Division III, Full-Time, Assistant Coach, Cross Country, Track and Field, Distance

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