Newberry College (member the South Atlantic Conference and NCAA Division 2), located in Newberry, SC seeks a Head Coach for our Men’s and Women’s Track & Field and Cross Country programs. This position will be responsible for all aspects of the Track & Field and Cross Country programs, including recruiting, training, and mentoring student-athletes. A strong, well-rounded knowledge of a successful Track and Field Program and previous coaching / recruiting experience at the collegiate level is required. Candidates must have strong organizational and communication skills, be highly-motivated and attentive to details, have the ability to lead and work independently as well as within a team environment, and the ability to provide effective leadership to student-athletes to encourage both successful academic development and competitive performance. Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s Degree with a minimum of 3 years of collegiate coaching preferred. This is a full-time, 12 month position). Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Review of applications will begin immediately and will remain open until a candidate is selected. To apply, please send cover letter, CV and complete contact information for three (3) professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put “Track and Field Coach” in the subject line. The successful candidate will be subject to a criminal background check.
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.