The Head Track and Field coach will be responsible for assisting the Director in all aspects of a competitive and successful NCAA Division II Track and Field program. Primary responsibilities lie with planning and instruction of Track and Field Skills. Preference will be given to coaches in Multi Events or Jumps, Hurdles and Sprints or Throws.
Duties and responsibilities
Compliance with NCAA, SAC and Wingate Policies and Regulations
The assistant coach must aid the Director in individualized and team instruction with emphasis on teaching all skills and strategies associated with the sport
Assist with practice planning and implementation
Player development and evaluation as required by the Director
Help with fundraising and community service activities
Provide academic support and oversight for all student-athletes
Other Duties as assiganed
Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s preferred
Successful coaching/competing experience is vital, preferably at the collegiate level
Demonstrated expertise in on field instruction and knowledge of the events
Please send resume and references to: MVanlierop@umo.edu
About Wingate University
Founded in 1896, Wingate University is a private four-year co-educational institution of 3,000 students, offering active learning opportunities through personalized instruction, international study, career discovery and community service. Wingate offers 40 undergraduate majors in arts and sciences, business, education, fine arts, music and sport sciences. It also offers graduate degrees in business, education, physical education, physician assistant studies, sport administration, physical therapy and the doctor of pharmacy degree. Bulldog student-athletes compete in 22 NCAA Division II sports. Wingate University has won the South Atlantic Conference Echols Athletic Excellence Award for the past 12 consecutive years. Wingate is first among NCAA Division II Academic All-America®-producing colleges in the 2000’s with 82 selections. Among North Carolina’s colleges and universities, Wingate’s 82 Academic All-America® honorees are number one during this millennium. Wingate’s 91 lifetime Academic All-America® picks are tops among all SAC schools.