Coach Assistant Track

Job description

University of Kentucky is seeking applicants for a third Assistant Track and Field Coach. This is full time position reports to the Head Track and Field/Cross Country Coach. The incumbent is directly responsible for administering and or assisting with the administration of all areas related to the success of a Track and Field and Cross Country program within the Division I intercollegiate program and the policies established by the NCAA, SEC and University of Kentucky. The candidate must have coaching experience or a competitive playing background at the college/university level. Excellent communication, organizational, teaching, interpersonal and supervisory skills are essential. Bachelor's degree is required. Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position vacancy is filled.

The Assistant Track Coach must comply with all NCAA, SEC and University rules and policies.

Job Title
Coach Assistant Track

Requisition Number

Working Title
Assistant Track Coach

Department Name
12C00:Womens Sports

Work Location

Grade Level

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education

No set minimum requirements.

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Required Related Experience

No set minimum requirements.

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Lifting up to 25 lbs.


Days, Evenings, and Weekends.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Bachelor's Degree and Division I coaching or competitive playing background.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * As part of the Southeastern Conference, candidates considered for staff or coaching positions within UK Athletics are required to disclose any unethical conduct. Please answer the below questions regarding your personal NCAA record. Have you ever been charged with a violation of NCAA 10.1 Unethical Conduct by the NCAA or any NCAA member institution?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Have you ever been charged with a NCAA Level I, II or III, secondary or major violation?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * If you answered yes, to either of the previous two questions, please list all violations in which you've been charged or were involved.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Are you currently involved in any pending NCAA investigation, charges and/or violations of NCAA legislation?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Has the NCAA Committee on Infractions ever issued you show-cause penalty?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * I agree to and understand that failure to disclose any NCAA violation or false information regarding my NCAA compliance history will result in removal of my application for consideration.
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Please indicate your number of years of experience in coaching Cross Country/Track & Field at the high school or collegiate level.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  8. * What is your highest level of education?
    • Less than GED/HS
    • GED/HS
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PhD
  9. * How many years experience do you have recruiting collegiate athletes at the national level?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  10. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

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      Posted: 8/12/2018
      Application Due: 8/17/2018
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