Lyon College invites applications for a full-time, ten-month position as assistant coach of its women’s/men’s cross country/track & field programs beginning August 1, 2020. The primary responsibilities of the assistant coach include recruiting, conducting practices, meet management, and equipment care and inventory. A background in sprints and/or jumps/throws is preferred, other event areas will be considered. Additional responsibilities include teaching a limited number of physical education courses and other duties as assigned.
A bachelor’s degree is required; master’s preferred.
Lyon College is a U.S. News and World Report “top tier” national liberal arts college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA). Lyon is located in the foothills of the Ozarks in Batesville, Arkansas, a safe and convenient town of 10,000 that serves as commercial, medical, social, and governmental hub for an eight-county area. The College enrolls over 700 students from twenty-five states and eleven foreign countries on its picturesque 136-acre campus. Entering freshmen have an average HSGPA of 3.6 and an average ACT of 25. The picturesque campus is 90 miles north of Little Rock and 125 miles west of Memphis. The College is a member of the NAIA and competes in the American Midwest Conference. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three current references to: Office of Human Resources, Lyon College, PO Box 2317, Batesville, Arkansas, 72503. Electronic submissions can be sent to email@example.com. Lyon College is an equal opportunity employer. For more information about Lyon College visit our website at www.lyon.edu.
About Lyon College
Lyon College is located in Batesville, Arkansas, a safe and historic town of 10,000 that serves as
commercial, medical, social, and governmental hub for an eight-county area and named by USA
Today as the best city in which to live in Arkansas. The College currently enrolls almost
700 undergraduate students from 24 states and 16 foreign countries. Entering freshmen have an
average high school GPA of 3.6 and an average ACT composite of 25 and SAT score of 1117.