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Wrestling Assistant Coach

Posted about 2 weeks ago by MUhiring

Job Responsibilities: The wrestling assistant coach is responsible for assisting the head coach in leading a successful program at Manchester University. This will include assisting in managing all aspects of coaching, eligibility, recruitment, retention, budget and scheduling. The assistant coach is also responsible for assisting the head coach in fundraising for and Game Day management assignments. For a full list of job responsibilities, please click the link to apply.

• Bachelor’s degree preferred, progress toward bachelor’s degree required.
• Coaching and/or playing experience preferred.
• Experience in NCAA Division III athletics preferred, as a coach or student-athlete.
• Successful completion of the NCAA Division III Rules Test.
• CPR/AED First Aid Certification required (available on-site).
• Experience working directly with people from diverse racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
• Willingness to enhance professional growth by attending clinics and workshops as well as belonging to national and state coaching associations.
• Ability to represent the Athletic Department in an appropriate and professional manner at all times.
• Ability to abide by the rules for the sport of the NCAA, HCAC, and Manchester University at all times.
• Ability to attend athletic staff meetings, mandatory student-athlete programs, admissions events, sports banquets and athletic fundraising activities.
• Ability to flex communication style to multiple cultural environments.

General Information: Manchester University is an independent, liberal arts university with a campus in North Manchester, Ind., where approximately 1,300 students choose from at least 60 areas of undergraduate study, master's programs and 21 NCAA Division III varsity sports. Our second campus in Fort Wayne is home to growing health science programs, including athletic training, nursing, nutrition and nutrigenomics, pharmacy, pharmacogenomics and physical therapy.

Manchester has a distinctive commitment to developing respect for ethnic, cultural and religious pluralism and an international consciousness. Manchester University respects the infinite worth of every individual and graduates persons of ability and conviction who draw upon their education and faith to lead principled, productive, and compassionate lives that improve the human condition. As an institution rooted in the tradition of the Church of the Brethren, Manchester University values learning, faith, service, integrity, diversity, and community.

Work schedule: This is a full-time, 12-month, exempt position. Travel, weekend and evening hours are required. It includes a flexible work schedule, especially in-season.

To Apply: We seek a candidate with a commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Apply online via ADP and upload a cover letter and resume along with your completed application. Questions can be emailed to

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Manchester University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who further diversify our faculty and staff are warmly welcome.