GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: This position, sponsored by the NCAA Division III Ethnic Minority and Women's Internship Grant, is a combination of athletic administration and coaching.
Depending on the qualifications of the successful candidate, administrative duties may include but may not be limited to the following:
Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).
Diversity and Inclusion.
Auggie Compass oversight.
Coaching duties include the following:
Instructing student-athletes on physical health, team concepts, safety, and sport-specific skills on both an individual and team basis.
ADDITIONAL EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED:
Identify and recruit talented and qualified prospective student-athletes according to program recruiting goals.
Teach, advise and mentor student-athletes on life-skills.
Assist Head Coach with monitoring and supporting academic progress of student-athletes/teams to exceed athletic department standards; intervenes with appropriate corrective action as needed.
Assist Head Coach to maintain acceptable student-athlete retention rates to the team and/or institution.
Assist Head coach to create sport-specific practice and game plans, analyze film and facilitate team meetings.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree required, Masters preferred.
Must meet the criteria for ethnic minorities and women set by the NCAA.
At least three (3) years of coaching and recruiting experience required, college experience preferred.
Knowledge and adherence to the MIAC Code of Ethics and follow MIAC and NCAA Division III guidelines and regulation, while exhibiting behavior that represents a positive image of the athletic program and the college.
Proven integrity and leadership skills.
Successful candidates must have strong organizational and communication skills, the ability to build and strengthen cross-campus relationships, ability to work effectively and collaboratively in a diverse work environment.
Ability to be attentive to details, be accurate, be precise.
Ability to lead/teach and mentor others.
Ability to work effectively in a team environment; and work independently with little supervision.
Ability to reason/analyze; maintain confidentiality; and demonstrate patience and understanding.
Ability to show initiative; organize workflow; manage one or more projects; and handle frequent interruptions.
Augsburg College educates students to be informed citizens, thoughtful stewards, critical thinkers, and responsible leaders. The Augsburg experience is supported by an engaged community that is committed to intentional diversity in its life and work. An Augsburg education is defined by excellence in the liberal arts and professional studies, guided by the faith and values of the Lutheran church, a...nd shaped by its urban and global settings.Set in a vibrant neighborhood at the heart of the Twin Cities, Augsburg College offers more than 50 undergraduate majors and seven graduate degrees to more than 4,000 students of diverse backgrounds. The trademark of an Augsburg education is its emphasis on direct, personal experience. Augsburg educates students to be informed citizens, thoughtful stewards, critical thinkers, and responsible leaders.Augsburg's undergraduate program of liberal arts and sciences is offered on both a traditional weekday schedule and a non-traditional weekend and evening schedule. Augsburg offers master's degree programs in business, education, leadership, nursing, physician assistant studies, and social work, and a doctoral program in nursing practice. Augsburg's 4,000 students come from diverse religious, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds, representing 43 states, 40 foreign countries, and 24 tribal nations/reservations. The College also is a nationally recognized leader in providing services to students with physical or learning disabilities. This on-campus diversity is enhanced by Augsburg's location at the crossroads of the Twin Cities' most diverse neighborhoods. The College's location also provides access for all of Augsburg's students to participate in community service and internship experiences that not only enhance their classroom learning but also prepare them for life's work in a multi-cultural society.