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Assistant Coach - Drexel University

Posted about 2 weeks ago by Earl


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Work type: Full-Time
Location: University City - Philadelphia, PA
Categories: Drexel University, Enrollment Management and Student Success
About Drexel

Drexel is a comprehensive global research university ranked among the top 100 in the nation. With over 24,000 students, Drexel is one of America's 15 largest private universities. Drexel is one of Philadelphia's top 10 private employers, and a major engine for economic development in the region. Drexel has committed to being the nation’s most civically engaged university, with community partnerships integrated into every aspect of service and academics.

Job Summary

Position will assist in training, administering and preparing the Wrestling Team for success on the conference and national level. Oversee all aspects of recruiting for the Program. Other duties in assisting in the direction of the Program include compliance, team travel, and event management. Successful candidate will demonstrate the Wrestling Program’s team mission of “Bringing the H.E.A.T.” (heart, effort, attitude, team).

Essential Functions

Assist the Head Coach all aspects of leading an effective varsity athletic program.
Assist in coaching, training, and motivating the program's student-athletes to perform at the highest level through organized team and individual sessions
Foster an environment within the program that supports the department's mission of personal growth and integrity, diversity, leadership, sportsmanship, respect, and a commitment to academic and athletic excellence
Responsible for understanding and abiding by NCAA, EIWA and University rules and regulations
Responsible for organizing and managing day to day recruiting operations.
Scout and Identify prospects
Liaison for Compliance in regard to Admissions & Financial Aid
Travel coordinator - organize official/unofficial visits and scouting events/visits
Assist with Fundraising and Development.
Continue established efforts and create new initiatives regarding fundraising events
Coordinate alumni events
Responsible for Team Competition Travel.
Transportation, itineraries, meals, practices
Assist with Social Media for program.
Assist with the organization and publicity of camps and clinics
Other duties as assigned by the Head Wrestling Coach
Required Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree
Collegiate Wrestling experience as student-athlete
Successful coaching experience (collegiate preferred)
Confident leader, motivator and self starter
Strong organizational and administrative skills required
Knowledge of NCAA and conference rules preferred
Valid Driver's license with MVR check required


University City, Philadelphia, PA

Special Instructions to the Applicant

Please make sure you upload your CV/resume and cover letter when submitting your application.

Review of applicants will begin once a suitable candidate pool is identified.

Advertised: Jul 7 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Aug 7 2021 Eastern Daylight Time