Head Track & Field Coach

Date Posted: 
Apr 25, 2014
Job Category: 
Full Time

Heidelberg University, located in Tiffin, Ohio, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Head Track & Field Coach for the men’s and women’s track and field programs. Heidelberg University offers a strong liberal arts curriculum and professional education programs with the mission of personal, intellectual, and professional development, leading to a life of purpose with distinction. Heidelberg University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action Employer with a significant commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.

Heidelberg is a NCAA Division III institution, a member of the Ohio Athletic Conference and its 18 varsity teams have achieved success at the conference, regional, and national levels. The Head Track & Field Coach reports to the Director of Athletics and is a full-time 12 month position. The candidate is expected to have an in depth knowledge of all aspects of administering a college track and field program in accordance with NCAA and OAC regulations. We are committed to the Division III vision of enabling the academic and career success of our student athletes. Further, the ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in accelerating the academic performance and matriculation of student athletes, excellent leadership both in recruitment and retention of student athletes, and a solid performance record. A bachelor’s degree is required; a master’s degree and college coaching experience is preferred. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to: travel, budget management, scheduling, fundraising, oversight of assistant coaches, and public relations. The position will also involve secondary administrative and physical education responsibilities within the department.

To apply, complete the online application.

Review of candidates will begin immediately. Application period closes on May 16, 2014.

Heidelberg University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply for all postings.