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Assistant Coach at Upper Iowa University

Posted about 5 years ago by grimmh


Upper Iowa University

The Assistant Wrestling Coach reports directly to the Head Wrestling Coach and is responsible for assisting in the planning, directing, and evaluating all aspects and facets of a successful wrestling program. Duties include: recruitment of skilled and academically qualified student-athletes and monitoring academic progress and eligibility. Assist in the planning, organizing, conducting, and evaluating practices sessions along with development, implementation, and evaluation of match plans and strategies. Serve as leader, mentor, and role-model to student-athletes. Assist head coach in the preparation of team schedule, fundraising initiatives, team travel and other administrative processes/procedures. Ensure compliance with all necessary policies, procedures, and regulations. EXPERIENCE: Minimum of three (3) years coaching experience in intercollegiate wrestling or related experience. Must possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. Must be highly motivated, an energetic self-starter, have sound judgment, and decision-making ability along with attention to detail. Upper Iowa University is located in scenic northeast Iowa, sponsoring 13 intercollegiate programs on the NCAA Division II level and is a proud member of the highly competitive Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference. For more information on UIU, please visit our web page at Please send letter of application, resume, and the names and telephone numbers of four (4) references to: Residential University EO Officer, 605 Washington Street, PO Box 1857, Fayette, IA 52142. Upper Iowa is an Equal Opportunity Employer.