JOB SUMMARY The coaching assistant, who will have the working title of Assistant Cross Country/Track & Field Coach, will assist the head coach with the day-to-day operations of our successful NCAA Division II cross country /track & field programs. This includes, but is not limited to, recruiting, preparation for practice and competition scheduling, team travel organization, assisting the head coach with the athletic scholarships process, compliance with all NCAA rules, and student-athlete welfare. The assistant coach will work with the academic support services staff in fostering academic success for all student-athletes including graduation rates and retention of student-athletes.
Anticipated salary based on $4,824 per full-time month. This is a full-time, 1.0 FTE, 12-month exempt position and is benefits eligible.
FILING DEADLINE/APPLICATION PROCEDURES
First review of applications will be May 24, 2021. Applicants are also encouraged to apply for the Assistant Cross Country/Track & Field Coach, which is a .75 FTE, 12-month exempt position.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Bachelor’s degree or two seasons of collegiate coaching experience No NCAA major violations Strong oral and written communication skills Ability to maintain/obtain a California Driver’s License and campus defensive driving certification Ability to maintain/obtain CPR, First Aid and AED certification
PREFERRED Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate a commitment to diversity and/or intercultural competence with diverse groups that relates to coaching responsibilities Knowledge of NCAA compliance rules and regulations Coaching experience in the sprints/hurdles and/or distance event groups
Please submit application materials as pdf files.
About California State University San Marcos
Building on an innovative 30-year history, California State University San Marcos is a forward-focused institution, dedicated to preparing future leaders, building great communities and solving critical issues. Located on a 304-acre hillside overlooking the city of San Marcos, the University is just a short distance from some of Southern California’s best beaches and an hour from the U.S.-Mexico border. CSUSM enrollment is over 16,000 and the university is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.California State University San Marcos is located in northern San Diego County and offers beautiful beaches, an hour drive to the mountains and desert, a downtown nightlife, world-class shopping, and more all within a short trip from campus!