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Varsity Boys Wrestling Head Coach

Posted about 2 months ago by Earl

Wyoming Seminary College Preparatory School is seeking to hire a Head Wrestling Coach for grades 9 through post-graduate student-athletes starting immediately. The head coach will be responsible for providing leadership and direction to all facets of the boys wrestling program in advancing the mission of Wyoming Seminary and the Athletics Department. The head coach will report directly to the Associate Director of Athletics and the Athletic Department.

Specific areas of responsibility include wrestling-specific coaching, recruitment, student-athlete development, program administration and program advancement. All activities shall be conducted within the policies and resource framework of Wyoming Seminary, the Athletics Department, National Preps and National Federation of High Schools (NFHS).

Responsibilities:

Plan, develop, administer and oversee the boys wrestling program for 45-50 student athletes.
Ensure compliance with all USA Wrestling, National Prep and Wyoming Seminary rules, regulations, policies and procedures.
Provide leadership and instruction in the development of student-athletes by counseling team members in academic, citizenship, sportsmanship and personal matter as needed.
Communicate effectively and regularly with students and families.
Supervise, manage and evaluate assistant coaches.
Schedule all scrimmages and matches. Communicate with Athletic Department for facilities use.
Partner with Wyoming Seminary’s College Counseling Team and the Athletic Directors to support the student-athlete’s college recruiting process.
In conjunction with the Vice President of Advancement, assist in fundraising and development activities and continued positive public relations with alumni and the community.
Represent the team, department and school in a positive, professional and ethical manner; responding appropriately to media, marketing, fundraising and community service requests.
Travel domestically and internationally for competitions and recruitment.
Work closely with Athletic Trainers and Health Services for the care and prevention of athletic injuries and support the overall drug and alcohol education program for student-athletes.
Qualifications:

A Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university.
Well-developed interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.
Experience coaching, recruiting and fundraising at a high school, college or university.
Current certification for CPR, AED and concussion management.
Demonstrated athletic leadership experience, and strong administrative, managerial and interpersonal skills.
Potential for teaching on a part-time basis and as needed.
To apply for the position, send your cover letter and resume to Wyoming Seminary, Attention: Rachel Bartron, Dean of the Upper School, 201 N. Sprague Avenue, Kingston, PA 18704 or deansoffice@wyomingseminary.org

Wyoming Seminary does not discriminate on the basis of color, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship, and loan programs, or athletic or other school-administered programs.