Assistant Golf Coach

Job description

Basic Functions: Provide assistance in all aspects of coaching, recruiting, and administrative duties for nationally-competitive Division III golf programs, under supervision of the Head Men's and Women's Golf Coach.

Essential Job Functions: * Assist in organizing, preparing and conducting practices, competitions, and player meetings; * Recruit student-athletes in accordance with all Denison University, North Coast Athletic Conference, and NCAA rules and regulations; * Evaluate junior golfers for potential fit for programs * Assist with the holistic development of golf student-athletes; * Represent the program and the college to students, parents, alumni, and the general public; * Assist in managing the daily operations and administration facets of the golf programs - including but not limited to - office administration and organization, equipment and apparel management, hosting of home tournaments, social media, and marketing of both programs for recruiting purposes * Actively participate in department-wide fundraising initiatives; * Assist in all duties as assigned by the Head Coach or the Director of Athletics * Assist with all team camps and clinics * Monitor academic progress of student athletes * Other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics Residential Education and Housing Responsibilities   This is a live-on staff position that requires regular shifts on the Student Development professional staff on call rotation (around the clock for a designated period).  This scheduled rotation is shared by other College personnel and is required during residency on campus in sport season and out of sport season.  This position will live in a single occupancy unit in a shared university house. Assist in documenting and enforcing university policy, managing crisis situations, take direction from Dean of Students and other university personnel; provide on call response as appropriate and report maintenance and safety concerns.  May assist in facilitating educational meetings with students; may assist in mediation meetings; refer students to appropriate College personnel and resources for needed assistance.  Serve as a role model and resource for students who live in our campus residence halls. Perform administrative, and/or other duties for the department as assigned.  Attend training sessions and other meetings as scheduled.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelors Degree. College playing experience. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Extensive knowledge and the ability to: demonstrate strong technical and tactical knowledge in teaching and coaching the sport of golf; comply with NCAA rules and regulations; work constructively and collaboratively with individuals of diverse backgrounds. Ability to handle multiple projects/assignments concurrently and be very results-oriented. Highly motivated and works well both independently and in a team environment. Must have a valid driver's license and be insurable by the University.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience working in tournament operations and camp environments. Experience recruiting student athletes at the college level.

Salary: $22,000 plus on site housing




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Posted: 7/25/2018
Application Due: 10/31/2018
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