Carthage College, a member of the NCAA DIII, is seeking to fill the position of Head Men's & Women's Wrestling Coach. This position will direct all aspects of both competitive intercollegiate programs, including coaching and teaching effective strategy, technique and training, and recruitment of qualified student-athletes. The head coach is responsible for ensuring compliance with NCAA, Conference, and Carthage College rules and regulations, establishing appropriate competitive and developmental goals and objectives for each program. Additional responsibilities include teaching of courses in Exercise and Sport Science and/or carrying out assigned administrative responsibilities within the Intercollegiate Athletics department. The head coach will be involved with some aspects of alumni relations within their sport and will support fundraising efforts for special initiatives in their program or the department of athletics.
For the full description of essential duties and responsibilities, please visit the job application website.
Requires education generally equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree.
Requires 2 or more years of coaching experience. College coaching experience preferred.
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, and strong attention to detail are required.
Master's degree or progress towards an advanced degree and previous experience working in a college or university athletics department is highly desired.
National certification in strength and conditioning preferred.
About Carthage College
Founded in 1847, Carthage College combines an environment of reflection and self-discovery with a culture of high expectation, so that our students uncover and ignite their true potential. As a four-year private liberal arts college with roots in the Lutheran tradition, we place a strong emphasis on both moral and intellectual values. Our prime location in Kenosha, Wisconsin, midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, allows students the opportunity to learn in a professional context. Our beautiful campus, an 80-acre arboretum on the shore of Lake Michigan is home to 150 scholars, 2,600 full-time students, and 400 part-time students. Our rich academic experience equips students with foundational knowledge and skills, preparing graduates to be lifelong learners and to lead meaningful, productive lives.
Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community. We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, including members of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.