Assistant Track & Field Coach (Multi-Events) – Queens University of Charlotte

Institution: Queens University of Charlotte

Location: Charlotte, NC

Salary: TBD

Job Description

Summary: Queens University of Charlotte, an NCAA Division II affiliate is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Coach, Track & Field / Multi Events. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible 12-month position that reports to the Director of Cross-Country and Track & Field. This position is exempt from provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and is not eligible to earn overtime pay or compensatory time off for additional hours worked.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:
– Adhere to the highest standards of student-athlete welfare.
– Assist head coach in developing coaching techniques, overall team and individual athlete strategies.
– Assist student athletes with individual performance and provide leadership/direction for improvements.
– Adhere to all NCAA rules and regulations for the sport.
– Coordinate activities for home and away matches including travel plan, inventory or equipment, etc.
– Assist with recruiting and scouting within NCAA regulations and Queens’ academic admissions standards, including: develop database, call potential recruits, plan and organize recruiting trips, and accurately and timely complete all paperwork associated with those efforts.
– Oversee student athlete weight room training, in coordination with Strength & Conditioning coaches.
– Provide informal support to student athletes in academic and personal matters.
– Support staff in event operations on a regular basis.
– Participate in fundraising and public relations activities.
– Participate in summer sport camps.
– Must be able and willing to regularly work evenings and weekends to achieve objectives of the position.

Non-Essential Duties
– Other duties and special projects may be assigned to meet department or university needs.

Experience, Knowledge and Skills Required
– Collegiate Track & Field, Specifically Multi Events and/or coaching experience and ability to transfer the knowledge and skills gained to student athletes.
– Successful, proven experience with recruiting and scouting.
– Knowledge of conference and NCAA rules and regulations.
– Strong written and oral communication, interpersonal and leadership skills.
– Proven track record of consistently modeling positive behaviors at all times.
– Strong follow-up and follow-through skills as well as ability to plan, organize and control projects through to completion.
– Proven ability to handle and maintain confidential information; familiarity with FERPA a plus.
– Valid, unrestricted U.S. driver’s license, or ability to attain same by hire date.
– Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in experience and education.
– Diverse candidates are STRONGLY encouraged to apply.

Job Categories

NCAA Division II, Full-Time, Assistant Coach, Track and Field

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