Mars Hill University is accepting applications for the position of Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Mars Hill is a member of NCAA Division II and competes in the South Atlantic Conference. This position will oversee all aspects of a comprehensive strength and conditioning program including, but not limited to, development and implementation of performance enhancement, sport specific conditioning and injury programs for more than 500 student-athletes. Responsibilities will also include scheduling and managing the daily operations of the intercollegiate weight room, main fitness room, and maintenance of all related equipment.
Develops and implements all aspects of a comprehensive strength and conditioning program. Plan, organize, and execute a dynamic training program to develop and prepare student-athletes to maximize their potential and pursue excellence in athletic achievement. Ensure enforcement of NCAA and SAC rules and regulations pertaining to in season, out of season, and summer strength workouts. Oversee the purchase and maintenance of strength and conditioning equipment. Consults with the athletics training staff to determine the participation status of injured student-athletes and works with the athletic training staff to enhance the rehabilitation programs for student-athletes. Maintains communication with departmental staff, coaches, and medical staff. Assist with on-campus recruiting of prospective student-athletes. Contributes to the overall success of the Athletics Department by performing all other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
PLEASE INCLUDE ALL REQUESTED APPLICATION MATERIALS – INCOMPLETE SUBMISSIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED
Applicants should apply through the Mars Hill University Portal https://mhu.peopleadmin.com/postings/449
Mars Hill University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. In accordance with federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, familial status, sexual orientation, and reprisal
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university is required. Master’s degree is preferred. Three (3) years of intercollegiate strength and conditioning experience Experience with both men’s and women’s athletics programs. AED/CPR certification Current National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) or Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa) certification required.
Master’s degree from an accredited college or university. Five or more years of intercollegiate strength training experience.
About Mars Hill University
Mars Hill University is a private, four-year liberal arts institution located in the mountains of western North Carolina. Founded in 1856 by Baptist families of the region, it is the oldest institution of higher learning in western North Carolina on its original site. Mars Hill University, an academic community rooted in the Christian faith, challenges and equips students to pursue intellectual, spiritual, and personal growth through an education that is grounded in a rigorous study of the Liberal Arts, connected with the world of work, and committed to character development, to service, and to responsible citizenship in the community, the region, and the world.