Assistant Coach - Wrestling - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah 84058

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under general supervision of the Head Coach - Wrestling, the Assistant Coach - Wrestling will: assist in coaching duties; organize, plan, and direct activities of the college's intercollegiate wrestling program consisting of multiple individuals, components, and teams; operate under National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) bylaws.
Essential Functions, Major Duties, and/or Accountabilities:
Monitor, coordinate and communicate with department staff on the academic and eligibility affairs of all current and perspective team members according to institutional conference and NCAA rules.
Promote booster organization for effective public relations and financial support.
Assist in the public relations operations of the university's intercollegiate wrestling program.
Speak in public settings and promote the wrestling program as well as UVU athletics and education.
Run workouts in the wrestling room and in the weight room as well as work individuall with wrestlers.
Recruit student athletes.
Monitor eligibility rules according to university and teaching strategies.
Ensure all employees of the Athletics Department are required to uphold and abide by all NCAA regulations and Utah Valley University institutional policies and procedures. (Policy available for review in the Athletics and HR Departments). Perform miscellaneous job related duties as assigned.  

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation form an acreditied institution with a bachelor's degree and one year of experience related to the summary of duties; or any combination of education and/or experience related to the summary of duties totaling five years.  

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowlege of plays, rules and organization of men's wrestling.
Public relations, public speaking and team building skills.
Skill in budget preparation, execution and record keeping.
Knowledge of subject matter of general education courses taught.
Knowledge of NCAA regulation and UVU policies.  

Special Instructions to Applicants

- To be considered an applicant for employment you must apply online through the UVU.Jobs website.
- To receive full consideration for post-secondary education, please submit copies of transcripts or diploma of highest degree earned. Transcripts do not have to be official copies.
- To be considered in the first screening, the online application and required application documents (see below) must be submitted by the screening or closing date.
- Our system can only accept supplemental documents (such as cover letters or transcripts) in PDF or Word format. The file size of documents must be less than 2MB. It is strongly recommended that you take documents that are not in an electronic form and scan them into a separate black and white PDF file so you can attach them electronically to the online application. You can get help with this at a local copy center if needed.
- Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check, which includes a criminal records check. A criminal conviction is not necessarily a bar to employment.
- Application materials become the property of UVU.
- For questions contact Human Resources at  

Keyword Phrases

  • Assistant Coach
  • Wrestling
  • Athletics
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Athletic Department & Coaching
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 6/17/2012