Brownâ™s Department of Athletics is seeking applicants for five Track & Field Volunteer Coaches for its Division I non-scholarship program.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the head and assistant coaches in daily operations; assisting in all aspects of coaching in practices and games; assisting in overall program planning and organization; assisting with video analysis and other duties assigned by the head coach. One position in each of five respective event areas will assist in coaching the (1) horizontal jumps, (2) pole vault, (3) throwing events, (4) sprinting and hurdling events, and (5) middle and long distance events.
All department coaches and staff are required to demonstrate exemplary ethical conduct and conformance to NCAA rules and regulations; the duties of the position are to be performed in compliance with all NCAA, Ivy League and ECAC rules and regulations; and any rules violations on behalf of themselves or any knowledge of violations within the department are to be reported to the appropriate parties. Employees in coaching positions are required to pass the NCAA Coaches Certification Test and maintain current AED/CPR and First Aid certification (certification is available at no cost through the Athletic Department).
Bachelorâ™s Degree preferred
Competitive collegiate playing experience, or similar, preferred
Excellent communication (oral & written) and interpersonal skills
Ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community
Self-starter and ability to multi-task with attention to detail
Excellent computer skills
Ability to provide skill instruction and leadership
Background check: Criminal and MVR
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Job Posting Title:
Volunteer Coach, Track & Field
Athletics & Physical Education
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Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any staff position at Brown University you must submit an application form for each position for which you believe you are qualified. Applications are not kept on file for future positions. Please include a cover letter and resume with each position application.
Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Engineering, Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership and the IE Brown Executive MBA.