Head Acrobatics and Tumbling Coach - New
The Department of Athletics at Kutztown University invites applications for the position of Head Acrobatics & Tumbling Coach. Kutztown University is an NCAA Division II member institution. The Head Coach is responsible for all phases of the women’s acrobatics & tumbling program including recruitment of prospective student-athletes, academic success of student-athletes, game preparation and strategy, supervision of assistant coaches, scheduling, organizing camps and clinics in support of Kutztown athletics, fund raising, adherence to NCAA rules and regulations, and general administrative duties. In addition, the Head Coach will be responsible for supporting the philosophy, goals, and mission of the University and its Intercollegiate Athletics program as well as adherence to Departmental, University and NCAA policies and procedures.Minimum Qualifications
Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree and at least three years of coaching experience in the area of acrobatics & tumbling. Demonstrated ability in skill development, staff supervision, general administrative duties, and an understanding of NCAA rules compliance desired as well as prior successful experience in recruiting qualified student-athletes, fiscal management skills, and excellent organizational and communications skills. Candidates must pass the NCAA recruiting test certification education module and obtain current CPR/AED/First Aid certification within 30 days of hire. Candidate must complete a successful interview.Preferred Qualifications
- Prior successful coaching experience in a collegiate level program preferred.
- Preference will be given to those with experience specific to coaching Acrobatics and Tumbling OR one of the disciplines of gymnastics (artistic, acrobatic, trampoline, power tumbling) OR cheerleading (competitive or sideline), preferably at the collegiate level or high school level.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. For full consideration please submit by November 29, 2020, a letter of application, resume, and names, addresses, and contact information for three references All applications for this position must be submitted via our online application/resume system ONLY. Please do not fax, mail, or e-mail any documentation.
Successful interview, reference checks, background clearances (PA Criminal, Child Abuse Clearance & FBI Clearance), and demonstration of ability are requisite qualifications for all positions.
The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations. Kutztown University is an AA/EOE/member of the PA State System of Higher Education and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates.
Kutztown University does not discriminate in employment or educational opportunities on the basis of sex, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, or veteran status. To discuss a complaint of discrimination, please contact the University's Title IX Coordinator located in the Office of Social Equity, Old Main A-Wing, Room 02, by phone at 610-683-4700 or by e-mail at [email protected] or the Office for Civil Rights located in the Lyndon Baines Johnson Department of Education Bldg., 400 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20202-1100, by phone at 800-421-3481 (TDD: 800-877-8339), by fax at 202-453-6012, or by e-mail at [email protected].