NCAA Division I, Regular, full-time 1-year renewable Assistant Wrestling Coach. The Assistant Coach assists the Head Coach with the management/implementation of a competitive Wrestling Program within the framework of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC), NCAA, the CBA, and/or the rules and regulations of the University and any other athletic conference in which the University is a member.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Responsible for the strength training coordinator duties. Designing and implementing an in-season and out-of-season strength training program for the wrestling team.
Responsible for the recruiting coordinator duties. Coordinating the scouting, evaluation, home visits, official and unofficial visits, and recruiting correspondence.
Assist with the planning and managing of competitions and practices of the program, including in-season and out-of-season player development, at the direction of the Head Coach.
Assist in the recruitment of qualified student athletes.
Promote the academic success of the student athletes.
Advise student athletes of the University’s athletic policies and all other appropriate requirements of PSAC and NCAA and any other athletic conference in which the University is a member.
Help implement the Edinboro University Athletic Drug Education, Screening and Counseling Program for intercollegiate athletes including being a member of the drug screening team.
Assist in managing the budget for the program, including organizing and planning travel arrangements.
Participate in fund-raising events and the promotion of good public relations.
Responsible for the submission of monthly work schedules to the Head Coach as directed.
Other duties as assigned.
For information about the Athletics Department visit: Athletics.
Application Deadline: September 10, 2019
Required: Bachelor’s degree; wrestling coaching experience; computer knowledge/abilities; demonstrated excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
Preferred: Experience in playing and coaching wrestling at the collegiate level preferred; knowledge of PSAC rules desirable.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Internal Number: 35011681
About Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Founded in 1857 as a private training school for teachers, Edinboro University has become the northwestern Pennsylvania region’s largest and most comprehensive institution of higher education. Edinboro’s bright, hardworking students strive toward the future — a transformation that starts with an internal drive, builds alongside inspiring professors and peers, and grows into the confidence they need to push beyond their wildest expectations. They study in award-winning programs, lead student organizations, compete as Fighting Scots, and create their own paths to success within a friendly, supportive community.
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