The Athletics Department at Mansfield University is seeking a pool of applicants for a regular full-time Head Coach for Strength & Conditioning. The Head Coach is responsible for the overall organization, direction, supervision and administration of Mansfield University's NCAA Division II Strength & Conditioning Program. The Head Coach will design, implement, assess, and monitor strength & conditioning programs for all 13 intercollegiate athletic teams. In conjunction with the Athletic Training staff, the Head Coach will assist in ensuring compliance with the Collegiate Sprint Football League (CSFL) rules and weigh-in procedures while ensuring the health and safety of the participants. The Head Coach is responsible for coordination of all functions associated with the intercollegiate athletics weight room including team schedules, upkeep and inspection of all equipment and security of the area.
Examples of Duties:
Designs, implements, assesses, and monitors all strength & conditioning activities for 13 NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletic programs.
Schedules team strength & conditioning activities both in season and out of season as well as create summer programs for each sport.
Plans equipment purchases in consultation with the Director of Athletics.
Supervises and monitors student work study employees.
Participates in fund-raising activities to supplement the weight room budget.
Helps to ensure compliance with CSFL rules and player health & safety as it regards weigh-in protocols and procedures.
Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science or related field
Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCA) certification or comparable professional certification meeting NCAA requirements
CPR, AED, First Aid certification
Valid Driver's License
Master's degree in Exercise Science or related field
Prior strength & conditioning coaching experience at the collegiate level
Playing or coaching experience in the PSAC or NCAA Division II
Candidates will be further evaluated on their demonstrated ability to work independently and organize and effectively manage a comprehensive Division II strength and conditioning program; interpersonal and organizational skills; demonstrated commitment to academic and athletic excellence; understanding of NCAA rules and regulations and commitment to their implementation and observance; commitment to a philosophy that emphasizes academic priorities for student athletes as well as the importance of good citizenship both on and off the playing field; demonstrated commitment to diversity and demonstration, through past accomplishments and behaviors, of the ability to support Mansfield University's principles and values of Character, Scholarship, Culture, Service (http://www.mansfield.edu/mansfield-creed) and the University's strong student-centered vision.
For full position requirements and description, including application procedures, visit https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/Mansfield. For full consideration, applications must be recieved by November 15, 2019. EEO Employer.