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Cornell University is an NCAA Division I institution and a member of the Ivy League. The university fields teams in 37 intercollegiate sports and provides a comprehensive physical education program. The university is committed to excellence in academics and athletics, gender equity and diversity in its programs, and a well-balanced, broad-based intercollegiate athletics program. Athletics and Physical Education offers a diverse program of physical and outdoor education, recreational services, intramural sports and intercollegiate athletic competition, plus Wellness programs for faculty and staff and fitness centers for the entire Cornell community.
Cornell University invites applications for the full-time position of Assistant Track & Field Coach (Jumps/Multis). The Assistant Coach supports the Track & Field head coaches in the planning and operation of the Women's & Men's programs, particularly in the jumping events (Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump, Pole Vault) and the multi events (Decathlon, Heptathlon, Pentathlon). This role assists with practice and competition; monitors event and competition/track meet safety; evaluate performances and make recommendations to the head coaches regarding individual participation in competitions. The Assistant Coach will Identify, encourage and evaluate application and acceptance of student athletes at Cornell in accordance with the Ivy League, NCAA and University policies as assigned by the head coaches.
Bachelor's degree at least 2 years’ experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
Expertise in and experience coaching all the Jump events.
Must be highly motivated with an outstanding work ethic and relentless recruiter.
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills.
Professional demeanor, with demonstrated high ethical standards in all aspects of professional career.
Knowledgeable of NCAA rules.
Prior coaching or competitive experience in NCAA Division I.
Level 1 or Level 2 Certification recommended.
Please note: There is no visa sponsorship available for this position.
Internal Number: WDR-00020513
About Cornell University
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