Gannon University, a Catholic university, invites applications for a full-time, 12-month Assistant Coach for the Competitive Cheer Team. Gannon’s athletic program includes 20 varsity sports, in which 18 sports compete at the NCAA Division II level. Responsibilities include assisting and supporting the head coach in relation to, but not limited to: recruiting, strength & conditioning, team training and fundraising. Also responsible for duties related to planning, ordering and managing the concession stand during the fall season. Flexible scheduling required with heavier emphasis September through April. Candidates must be able to support and promote the University’s Mission.
Qualifications include a bachelor’s degree; a valid driver’s license with a good driving history; working knowledge of AACCA rules and an understanding of the philosophy behind them. Candidates must successfully complete the AACCA safety course. Successful candidates must possess cheer/gymnastics experience at the collegiate level. Coaching experience at the high school level or higher strongly preferred.
Gannon is located in the heart of downtown Erie, Pennsylvania, along the shores of Lake Erie and offers ready access to a variety of cultural and exciting seasonal activities and is within a two-hour drive of Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Buffalo. For more information about what Erie has to offer visit www.visiteriepa.com.
Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply. Application Procedures: Submit a cover letter, resume and the contact information for three professional references to www.gannon.edu/employment. Review of applications will begin immediately and this position will remain open until filled. For more information about Gannon visit www.gannon.edu. Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Gannon is a Catholic, Diocesan university dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Our faculty and staff prepare students to be global citizens through programs grounded in the liberal arts and sciences and professional specializations. Inspired by the Catholic Intellectual Tradition, we offer a comprehensive, values-centered learning experience that emphasizes faith, leadership, inclusiveness and social responsibility.