Assistant Coach - Sprints

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Job Title: Assistant Coach - Sprints
Regular/Temporary: Temporary
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 25071
Job Code: 2382 Coaching Assistant - 12 Month
Department: Women's Cross Country
CompensationRank: Assistant Coach - Full-Time Position
Salary Range: $56,000 to $67,000

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About the Position**All applicants must apply by submitting required materials via email to Kendra Reimer-Gonzales at [email protected]**

The Assistant Coach reports directly to the Director of Track and Field. The Assistant Coach is responsible for assisting in all phases of a Division I intercollegiate men's and women's sprints program which shall include maintaining/overseeing equipment, instruction of sprints/relays and developing a training regimen, scheduling, recruiting, travel coordination, budgets and fundraising. Must be committed to the academic goals of the university and follow the rules and guidelines set forth by the NCAA and the Mountain West Conference. Candidate must address the needs of a student population of great diversity ¿ in age, cultural background, ethnicity, primary language and academic preparation ¿ through course materials, teaching strategies and advisement.
Required Qualifications-Bachelor's degree
-Demonstrated commitment to the retention and academic success of student-athletes
-Demonstrated coaching and recruiting success, experience in organizing and motivating student-athletes to maximum performance level
-Demonstrated ability to work, communicate and develop rapport with students, alumni, administration and community groups.
-Demonstrated thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA regulations
-Demonstrated awareness of and sensitivity to the educational goals of a multicultural population as might have been gained in cross-cultural study, training, teaching and other comparable experience
Preferred Qualifications-Master's degree
-Demonstrated successful Division I collegiate track and field coaching experience
Posting DateJuly 26, 2019
Required Application MaterialPosition is open until filled. Screening of applications to begin immediately. For full consideration email a letter of interest, resume and contact information on three references by August 9, 2019 to:

Kendra Reimer-Gonzales
Director of Track & Field/Cross Country
[email protected]
Additional InformationSatisfactory completion of a background check (including a criminal records check) is required for employment. SJSU will issue a contingent offer of employment to the selected candidate, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was offered the position on a contingent basis.

The standard background check includes: criminal check, employment and education verification. Depending on the position, a motor vehicle and/or credit check may be required. All background checks are conducted through the university's third party vendor, Accurate Background. Some positions may also require fingerprinting. SJSU will pay all costs associated with this procedure. Evidence of required degree(s) or certification(s) will be required at time of hire.


All San José State University employees are considered mandated reporters under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and are required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
Equal Employment StatementSan José State University (SJSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, race, religion or lack thereof, sex, sexual orientation, transgender, or protected veteran status consistent with applicable federal and state laws. This policy applies to all SJSU students, faculty and staff programs and activities. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and certain other federal and state laws, prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex in all education programs and activities operated by the university (both on and off campus).

Reasonable accommodations will be provided for applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.
Contact InformationUniversity Personnel
[email protected]
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Posted: 7/27/2019
Application Due: 9/25/2019
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