Volunteer Assistant Coach (Sprints/Jumps or Multi’s) – Eastern Illinois University

Institution: Eastern Illinois University

Location: Charleston, Ill.

Salary: N/A

Job Description

We are seeking an assistant Track & Field/Cross Country Coach to work in conjunction with the Director of Track & Field/Cross Country in all aspects related to the operation of the Track & Field/Cross Country program.

This position is available fall 2022 through spring 2023 and is a volunteer position; it requires weekend and evening work, including team travel. Applicant must be willing to work with various campus constituents such as Admissions and Facilities Management Services.

Job Requirements:

Professional Experience: Coaching experience at either club, high school, or collegiate level and or competitive experience at these levels.

The successful candidate will be subject to a background check as a condition of employment. Additional Information: Track & Field/Cross Country coaching duties: ensure compliance with all institutional, conference, and NCAA standards; organize and conduct safe practice/training sessions, monitor the academic progress and overall development of student-athletes, establish behavioral/social expectations for student-athletes participating in the track and field/cross country program; monitor track and field/cross country facilities for safety of all users during open hours.

• Assisting with monitoring workouts. May be assigned to a specific group of student-athletes.
• Assist with coaching during competitions.
• Attending the majority of team meets.
• Assisting with home meet administration.
• Must comply with all NCAA, OVC, and Eastern Illinois University rules and regulations.
• Performing administrative duties as requested by the Head or Assistant Coaches.

• Possess working knowledge of all aspects of track and field.
• Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
• Willingness to work with student-athletes.

Job Categories

NCAA Division I, Volunteer, Assistant Coach, Track and Field, Sprints, Vertical Jumps, Horizontal Jumps

How to Apply