Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.
The Assistant Coach performs coaching responsibilities as assigned by the Head Women’s Golf Coach.
The ideal candidate will have proven experience coaching, mentoring, and developing golfers. Experience with developing daily, weekly, and seasonal training plans. In addition, a successful candidate will have experience with launch monitors and other technologies to help improve our players.
This position is responsible for maintaining the integrity and reputation of Emory University and the Athletics program, and positively impacts the relationship between the University and its students, faculty, staff, alumni and community.
Job Responsibilities and Duties
· Assist head coach in all facets of the program.
· Provide leadership, organization and supervision for practice and competition.
· Maintain a high standard of performance consistent with Emory University and the Department of Athletics’ mission of academic and athletic excellence.
· Analysis of video and statistical data to further develop and improve student-athlete performance.
· Assist in organizing home tournaments and away travel arrangements.
· Ability to identify and evaluate highly competitive prospective student-athletes that meet the stringent academic requirements of Emory University.
· Communicates with Sports Medicine, Sports Information, Strength and Conditioning and administrative staff when necessary.
· Ensures compliance with NCAA, UAA, and institutional policies and procedures.
· Attend department and Campus Life meetings and events as required.
· Proficiency to perform various office duties such as managing recruiting database of student-athletes, maintaining contacts and records.
· Perform other duties as required.
· Bachelor’s degree required.
· Previous playing and/or coaching experience.
· Strong abilities to work in student-athlete development and their commitment to their athletic and academic success.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
· Possess strong organizational skills to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
· Possess high work ethic, positive attitude, and professionalism at all times.
· Current certification in CPR/First Aid/AED.
· Support a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion that reinforces the university's commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion and demonstrate a commitment to working with a diverse staff and student body.
******This is a full-time position with a comprehensive benefits package.******
Apply online on the Emory Careers website and submit a resume, cover letter and references.
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