The University of Wisconsin-River Falls is seeking part-time assistant track and field coaches for the 2019-20 season in the following areas: Sprints, Jumps, Hurdles, Pole Vault, Throws.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: •Assist the head coach in all aspects of daily operations of the men’s and women’s intercollegiate track and field programs •Develop training plans for indoor and outdoor season within specific assigned events •Lead and attend practices and meets for assigned events •Help with the recruiting of student-athletes to UW-River Falls. •Assist with meet management •Help to develop and maintain alumni relations •Support student-athletes throughout their collegiate careers
Interested individuals MUST complete an application and submit the following information through the UW-River Falls employment site: https://jobs.uwrf.edu/postings/1202
1. Letter of Interest (be specific to what event(s) you want to coach) 2. Current Resume 3. List of Current References
Preference will be given to applications received by August 9, 2019 and review of applications will continue until the positions are filled.
Bachelor's degree preferred
Competitive and/or coaching experience in track & field at the high school or collegiate level
Strong commitment to the academic achievements of the student-athlete
Ability to work well within a diverse staff and environment
Ability to communicate and organize with student-athletes within the rules and regulations of UWRF, WIAC and NCAADIII
About University of Wisconsin-River Falls
The University of Wisconsin River Falls, a member of the University of Wisconsin System, is located in scenic west central Wisconsin, 30 miles from the multi-cultural, multi-ethnic cities of Minneapolis and St Paul. Year-round arts, cultural and recreational events are easily accessible from River Falls. UWRF's 6,100 undergraduate and graduate students pursue degrees in four colleges: Arts and Sciences, Education and Professional Studies; Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences; and Business and Economics.The University provides an excellent environment for learning, emphasizing the importance of faculty-student interaction in classrooms, laboratories, academic advising, and co-curricular activities. A favorable student-faculty ratio affords opportunity for meaningful interchange between faculty and students. Strong interests in teaching, research and community service are highly valued. More information about UWRF can be found at: http://www.uwrf.edu/workhere/.