Head Men’s and Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field Coach – Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota

Institution: Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota

Location: Winona, Minn.


Job Description

Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the Head Men’s and Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field Coach at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota leads a competitive NCAA Division III men’s and women’s cross country and track and field program that aligns with the University mission, fosters academic success, and provides service-learning opportunities for student athletes. The ideal candidate adheres to the NCAA Division III philosophy, possesses outstanding communication skills, exhibits dynamic leadership and motivational abilities, strives for excellence in teaching and student-athlete development, has highly effective recruiting skills, and thrives in a collaborative team environment. Specific responsibilities are to:

Work within the University mission to provide a competitive, unique, and memorable collegiate athletic experience for student-athletes
Instruct student-athletes in individual and team skills
Recruit academically and athletically qualified student-athletes within the scope of MIAC, NCAA, and university guidelines with targeted admission annual goals in building up these programs
Monitor team and individual academic success and degree completion
Maintain a program compliant with NCAA, MIAC, and University rules and guidelines
Build, develop, and maintain contacts and relations with athletic alumni and benefactors
Partner with the Development office to raise funds for the program in conjunction with university, department, MIAC, NCAA guidelines
Oversee all necessary administrative responsibilities for the program
Manage the program budget
Coordinate and supervise assistant and seasonal coaches

Job Categories

NCAA Division III

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