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Assistant Coach Wrestling

Employer
Maryville University
Location
St. Louis, MO

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Institutional & Business Affairs, Athletics
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Job no: 492871
Work type: Full-time
Location: St. Louis, MO
Categories: Athletics & Recreation

Posting Details

Job Summary/Basic Function

We are seeking a dedicated and knowledgeable Assistant Wrestling Coach to join our athletic department. As an Assistant Wrestling Coach, you will work closely with the head coach to develop and implement training programs, provide technical guidance, and support the overall development of student-athletes. Your primary role will be to assist in creating a positive and competitive environment that fosters skill development, sportsmanship, and teamwork.

Essential Responsibilities:
• Assist with the recruitment and retention of qualified student-athletes to compete in the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC), and be among the top programs within the conference.
• Assist head coach with scheduling, practice planning, game day operations, travel, and monitoring student-athlete academic success
• Assist with adherence to the program’s operational and recruitment budget.
• Understand and drive compliance with the rules, regulations and protocols of the University, GLVC and the NCAA.

Minimum Qualifications

• In-depth knowledge of wrestling techniques, rules, and strategies.
• The ability to effectively teach team and individual skills connected with team and player development.
• Previous coaching experience or team leadership role as an athlete.
• Demonstrated commitment to sportsmanship, integrity, and ethical coaching practices.
• High ethical standards and a commitment to the academic and personal development of student-athletes.
• Bachelor's degree required
• Ability to occasionally work evenings and weekends

Preferred Qualifications

Physical Demands

Open Until Filled

Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.

Applicants requiring University sponsorship to obtain employment authorization will not be considered for this position.

Maryville University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, disability, gender, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. This extends to all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruiting, hiring, training, on-the-job treatment, promotion, layoff, and termination.

Advertised: December 14, 2023
Applications close: Open until filled

Organization

Motivated Students

Maryville University is a selective, comprehensive and nationally ranked private institution with nearly 6,000 students. We offer over 75 degrees at the undergraduate, masters and doctoral levels to students from 50 states and 32 countries. Consistently ranked as a top private school by Forbes and Kiplinger's, Maryville has been named the Number 1 Over-performing University in the nation by US News and World Report for the past two years. Maryville's athletics teams compete in 18 men's and women's sports at the Division II level in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. Founded in 1872, the University is ideally situated on 130 picturesque acres in west St. Louis County. 

Outstanding Faculty

Across the wide spectrum of academic programs offered at Maryville University, you'll discover enthusiastic professors with impressive academic credentials and professional experience in their fields. From their extensive knowledge base and active learning approach, you'll gain real-world perspective and the kind of confidence that comes with being well-prepared to begin your first professional job in your chosen career.

Campus Map

On the Maryville campus, academic, administrative and housing buildings span 130-acres of beautiful wooded and landscaped scenery. Maryville has constructed 10 new campus buildings since 1998. They include the Anheuser-Busch Academic Center, Art & Design Building, University Auditorium, Donius University Center, state-of-the-art health professions facility Myrtle E. and Earl E. Walker Hall and five student apartment buildings.

Inspired Teaching

Maryville is proud of its teaching and mentoring excellence. As we focus on giving you a solid liberal arts foundation, we are guided by a well-established statement of mission, vision and core values.

Special Events

For the past 11 years, Maryville has presented the St. Louis Speaker Series at Powell Symphony Hall, featuring Pulitzer Prize and Nobel Peace Prize winners, world leaders, statesmen, distinguished journalists, authors and other celebrated personalities who have enlightened, inspired and entertained our audiences.

Career Resources

Located only 20 minutes from downtown St. Louis and right next door to St. Luke's Hospital and Maryville Centre corporate complex, you'll benefit from a wide variety of internship opportunities. In addition, our centers for advising and career planning will help you succeed every step of the way, both as a Maryville student and as a graduate. These include:

  • Academic Advising
  • Academic Computing
  • Academic Success Center
  • Career Education 

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