Full-Time Head Wrestling Coach Intercollegiate Athletics
Millersville University of Pennsylvania welcomes applications for a Head Wrestling Coach. The Head Wrestling Coach reports directly to the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and is responsible for leading a program that has enjoyed a rich tradition in the PSAC and NCAA Division II. The Coach will direct all phases of the wrestling program, by establishing and maintaining a high standard of excellence, which includes recruiting academically qualified student-athletes, scheduling, scouting, conditioning, supervising the coaching staff, managing the program budget, generating revenue, and other duties assigned. In addition, the Head Coach is responsible for making sure that all duties are executed in compliance with NCAA, PSAC and institutional regulations. Contract renewed on annual basis.
Located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Millersville University is one of the 14 public universities of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. Our pillars of distinction include exceptionally strong student-faculty relationships, unique programs, a beautiful campus and vibrant location, and successful job placement for our students. Students’ success, both inside and outside of the classroom, is our highest priority, and we provide numerous opportunities to facilitate their academic, personal, and social growth and development. At the University level, 70 baccalaureate programs are available for 6,250 undergraduate students. We have over 950 graduate students enrolled in 21 master’s and three doctoral programs. Our faculty are highly respected in their fields and dedicated to the success of students in the classroom, in research labs, and in campus life. Additionally, over 66,000 Millersville University alumni live in all 50 states and in 72 countries around the world. We seek individuals who embrace and value our EPPIIC values of exploration, public mission, professionalism, inclusion, integrity, and compassion. Required Qualifications: •Bachelor’s degree. •Two years of successful collegiate coaching experience in Wrestling •Demonstrated commitment to promoting student-athlete welfare and academic success. •Demonstrated success in the athletic development of student-athletes. •Excellent oral, written, interpersonal communication skills. •Knowledge of and: osuccessful experience in recruiting prospective student-athletes. oexperience working with volunteers. oexperience managing budgets. •Evidence of: oworking effectively with student-athletes of diverse races and cultures. ocomplying fully with NCAA and PSAC regulations oa commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. •Valid driver’s license. •Successful interview. •Successful completion of three background checks.
Preferred Qualifications: •Successful head coaching experience at the intercollegiate level. •Knowledge and/or experience at the NCAA DII level. •Knowledge and/or experience recruiting within the PA and Atlantic region. •Successful fundraising experience. •Knowledge of strength and conditioning techniques.
To Apply: For complete position description and qualifications, and to apply, go to https://jobs.millersville.edu/postings/9432 and complete an application. All applications must be received by May 15, 2022.
At Millersville University we are committed to fostering a learning and working environment that promotes the intersectionality of diversity to foster a climate of inclusion. Employing our EPPIIC values and the principles of Inclusive Excellence, we hold that an inclusive community is a core value that is an essential part of the foundation for our learning and working environment. Millersville University is an equal opportunity employer and, in compliance with federal and state laws and university policy, is committed to providing equal educational and employment opportunities for all persons without regard to age, color, national origin, race, religion, disability, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Individuals from traditionally underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.