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Ohio Wesleyan University Assistant Men's Wrestling Coach-Full Time

Posted about 4 months ago by ptreid

Ohio Wesleyan University invites applications for the position of Assistant Wrestling Coach. This is an eleven-month full-
time benefitted position. The Assistant Coach is responsible for supporting the Head Coach in all phases of Wrestling
program. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: identify, recruit, coach, and develop high-level
student-athletes for the program; organize official and unofficial visits; assist with practice, competition preparations, and
planning of travel itineraries; assist the head coach in all phases of student-athlete mentoring, fundraising, game management
and scheduling and other administrative duties as assigned. A secondary duty within the athletic department will also be
assigned.

Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred. Demonstrated experience instructing on the rules and fundamentals
of the sport. Collegiate Wrestling playing and coaching experience as well as experience in recruitment of collegiate
student athletes is preferred. CPR, First Aid and AED Certification is required (and can be completed after hire). A
secondary assignment in the athletic department will be required as well as other duties as assigned.
It is also expected that the Assistant Wrestling Coach embrace the department mission of supporting the academic mission of
the university, developing student-athletes as contributors to the greater community, creating opportunities for competitive
success, leading student-athletes to understand what it is like to be part of something greater than oneself.

Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree required; master’s preferred, demonstrated coaching/recruiting experience
and/or relevant competitive experience at the collegiate level is highly recommended. All candidates should also
possess an understanding of the role athletics plays in a rigorous academic setting and an ability to identify and
attract outstanding students to the University. Candidates must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering
to all rules and regulations of Ohio Wesleyan University, the North Coast Athletic Conference, and the NCAA.
Effective written and oral communication skills are required.

Completed application packets will include:
1) Cover Letter
2) Resume or Curriculum Vitae
3) The names, titles, and contact information for three professional references
Please e-mail application materials to: jobs@owu.edu
Application review will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.

OHIO WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY, a private liberal arts college located 20 miles north of Columbus, in
Delaware, Ohio, promotes and celebrates an inclusive environment free from constraints in areas of culture, race,
sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, religion, family relationship, or economic
barriers. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged as OWU is an equal opportunity
institution and has a strong commitment to supporting diversity, equity and inclusion.