Institution: University of Central Arkansas
Location: Conway, Ark.
Minimum Salary or Salary Range: TBD
Posting Number: NC0552022
Working Title: Assistant Coach- Jumps Coach Track & Field
Department Org: 150000 – Office-Director of Athletics
Position Summary: Jumps Coach for UCA Men’s and Women’s Track Program
Job Duties and Responsibilities: Will coach all aspects of the Jumps program for the Men’s and Women’s Track team
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Collège Degree and College coaching experience in the jumps area
Skills Considered Essential for Success
- Knowledge of the organization and administration of higher education.
- Knowledge of state, federal, and university rules, regulations and procedures.
- Ability to work in a diverse and dynamic environment.
- Ability to work collaboratively and independently with common goals as a part of a team.
- Ability to make sound judgments.
- Effective interpersonal communication, writing, and organizational abilities.
- Civility in all interactions.
- Demonstrate effective follow-up.
Required Education and/or Experience: College Degree
Preferred Education and/or Experience
University, Campus, and Community Description
Thank you for your interest in employment at the University of Central Arkansas.
Founded in 1907, UCA has an enrollment of more than 10,000, of which more than 15% are graduate students. The university offers more than 90 undergraduate and 60 graduate certificate and degree programs, including doctoral programs in five disciplines. The undergraduate student body consistently scores above the national average on the ACT exam. UCA is proud of its tradition of teaching excellence and its contributions in research, scholarship, and creative activities. UCA seeks to attract students and employees that are dedicated to building a culture of diversity, belonging, inclusion, and equity.
Desired start date: 08/16/2022
Position Summary and Qualifications
Physical Demands Checklist: Sitting, Standing, Balancing, Lifting/Carrying, Walking
Physical Exertion: Administrative Work – Exerting up to 10 pounds, Light Work – Exerting up to 20 pounds, Medium Work – Exerting 20-50 pounds, Heavy Work – Exerting 50-100 pounds, Primarily outdoor work
Posting Detail Information
Background Check Statement: This position may be subject to a pre-employment criminal, sex-offender registry, financial history background check and drug screening. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background checks and drug screening information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.
UCA EEO Statement
The University of Central Arkansas is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution dedicated to attracting and supporting a diverse student, faculty and staff population through enhanced multicultural learning environments and opportunities. In keeping with its nondiscrimination policy in employment, admissions and other functions and programs, the university considers employees and students on the basis of individual merit and will not discriminate against a person on the basis of, race or color, ethnicity, religion, spiritual beliefs, national origin, age, familial status, socioeconomic background, sexual orientation, disability, political beliefs, intellectual perspective, genetic information, military status, or other factors irrelevant to participation in its programs.
Open Date: 07/28/2022
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants:
- Provide a resume, cover letter and contact information for three professional references.
- Review of applications will begin August 7th and remain open until applicant is selected.
NCAA Division I, Assistant Coach, Track and Field, Vertical Jumps, Horizontal Jumps
How to Apply