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Kentucky Wesleyan seeks applicants for a full-time, year-round Head Men’s and Women’s Golf Coach. Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the coach will provide leadership and be responsible for the coaching and management of the golf program. Kentucky Wesleyan College is an NCAA Division II institution and member of the Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC). While there is some flexibility with the exact start date, it is anticipated that it will be in May or June 2017.
The Golf Coach is responsible for all phases and activities associated with operating a successful NCAA Division II program. Major responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Instructing and coaching student athletes.
- Recruiting and retaining student participants.
- Scheduling, organizing, and conducting practices and competitions.
- Overseeing student-athletes’ academic progress.
- Budgeting and fundraising.
- Maintaining compliance with NCAA, G-MAC, and Kentucky Wesleyan rules and regulations.
Applicants should have at least three years of golf coaching experience; a demonstrated knowledge and understanding of skills, techniques, and strategies of golf; a bachelor’s degree; and excellent communication and interpersonal skills. College-level coaching experience and a master’s degree are preferred.
This full-time position has access to a full range of employee benefits, including health, dental, vision, and life insurance; retirement plans; tuition plans; and a generous benefit time program.
Please submit a cover letter, a resume, and the contact information for three professional references to Cindy Sublett in Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org. The College will not sponsor applicants for work visas.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Kentucky Wesleyan College is an equal opportunity employer.
Kentucky Wesleyan College is located in Owensboro, Kentucky, a vibrant, beautiful, and safe city on the Ohio River. Owensboro offers a big-city feel with southern charm and is easily accessible from metropolitan locations such as Evansville, IN; Louisville, KY; Nashville, TN; and St. Louis, MO.
With more than 20 annual celebrations, including the International Bar-B-Q Festival, Owensboro is known as Kentucky’s Festival City. Owensboro also has the distinction of being named one of the Top 50 Sports Towns in the United States by Sports Illustrated. BusinessWeek ranked the city the “Best Place to Raise Your Kids: 2010” in Kentucky based on the city’s low crime, outstanding school test scores, and a low cost of living.
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