Newberry College is in search of a Head Women’s Triathlon Coach. This is a new sport at Newberry that will begin competition in the fall of 2021. The coach is responsible for all aspects of managing a Division II women’s triathlon program including but not limited to: recruitment of prospective student-athletes; training and development of team 9both academically and athletically); coordinate practice and competition schedules, manage the budget, act as liaison for academics and other departments on campus, and perform other duties as assigned. Newberry College is an NCAA Division II institution and is a member of the South Atlantic Conference. Newberry College will hire the head coach in the fall of 2020 and hopes to have the coach on campus beginning in January of 2021.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required; master’s preferred. Applicants must have coaching and triathlon experience, with preference given to those having collegiate experience and USA Triathlon Coach Certification. Candidates much have excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills. Must have the ability to work responsibly with minimal supervision and the flexibility to travel, work weekends and evenings when necessary. The selected candidate must successfully pass the annual NCAA recruiting examination.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
About Newberry College
Newberry College's 90-acre campus is located in Newberry, South Carolina, the safest city in the state. With 24 majors, 33 minors, 1,092 students, and a 17:1 student-teacher ratio, Newberry College ensures that students receive individual attention and guidance as part of its values-based curriculum.We bring out the best in our students by offering a varied curriculum in areas such as nursing, biology, chemistry and pre-health programs. We also feature one of the only undergraduate forensic chemistry programs in the state. Newberry College graduates have a great acceptance rate for graduate and professional schools.Offering more than 50 organizations for students, Newberry provides many opportunities for excellence outside the classroom. Over fifty percent of our students participate in NCAA Division II intercollegiate sports. The athletics program includes nineteen NCAA Division II sports for men and women.Founded in 1856 by the Lutheran Church, the College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, and the National Association of Schools of Music. Together, all of these factors make Newberry Coll...ege a great place to grow and a special place for learning.Newberry College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACS COC) http://sacscoc.org/ Newberry College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, gender, veteran status, genetic characteristic, and disability in employment or the provision of services. Foreign Nationals should indicate current United States immigration status when submitting application materials.