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Head Coach Men's and Women's Rowing

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Title Head Coach Men's and Women's Rowing
Job Category Administrator
Office/Department Athletics
If Temporary or Visiting, Estimated End Date:
Position Summary and Duties

Run the Women’s & Men’s Rowing program. Direct conditioning of students to achieve the maximum athletic performance, assess players’ skills and assign team positions. Evaluate own and opposition team capabilities to determine game strategy and coach or direct coaches to instruct players in techniques of the game. Work with admissions to help increase traditional student population. Directly oversee each student’s progress within the University and and ensure students are on track with meeting graduation requirements.

Oversee all coaching of team, including practice planning and implementation and individual and team coaching. Perform other coaching duties as assigned.

Oversee all on- and off-campus recruiting activities, including prospect evaluation, database management, correspondence, phone calls and other duties as assigned. Oversee scouting of opponents to improve the team’s preparation for competition.

Oversee planning of team scheduling, team travel and recruiting travel plans. Develop and manage the operations budget.

Oversee academic support for student-athletes, including study hall monitoring, individual academic monitoring and meetings, class checking and other duties as assigned.

Oversee fundraising and solicitation of gifts within the framework of the overall athletic department fundraising and development program.

Performs all other duties and responsibilities as assigned or directed by the supervisor. This may include attendance of and participation in required training for role.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in relevant field.
3-5 years of relevant experience.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Excellent computer and organizational skills.
Ability to provide leadership, supervision, planning, project coordination, and management for staff.
Ability to support the mission and values of a Catholic Jesuit education, as well as University goals for institutional diversity.

Must be able to demonstrate sport specific experience and skills
Preferable that the Head Coach completes MVA Commercial Driver’s License course which includes health screening, written exam and three-part driving course
Must be able to occasionally lift 50 pounds.
Must be able to occasionally travel
Must be able to work weekends and evenings as needed

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in relevant field.
Coaching experience at high school, local Baltimore Rowing club or college level preferred.

Job Posting Date 08/01/2017
Priority Application Deadline Date
Job Close Date
Anticipated Start Date 08/16/2017
University Description

Loyola University Maryland is a Jesuit, Catholic university committed to the educational and spiritual traditions of the Society of Jesus and to the ideals of liberal education and the development of the whole person. Accordingly, Loyola inspires students to learn, lead, and serve in a diverse and changing world. Loyola’s beautiful, historic Evergreen campus is located in Baltimore, and its graduate centers are in Timonium and Columbia. Loyola enrolls 4,000 undergraduate and 2,000 graduate students across the Sellinger School of Business and Management, the School of Education, and Loyola College of Arts and Sciences. Founded in 1852, Loyola is one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States and the first to bear the name of Saint Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus.

Diversity Statement

Loyola University Maryland strongly values the benefits that diversity brings to the workplace. In accord with its Ignatian values, the University is committed to creating and promoting a community that recognizes the inherent value and dignity of each person. Loyola University Maryland does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, or any other legally protected classification. The University recruits, hires, and promotes in accord with this policy and its Core Values.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Successful candidates for any staff, faculty, or administrative position at Loyola University Maryland will be subject to a pre-employment background check.

Quicklink for Posting http://careers.loyola.edu/postings/3083

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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