California State University, Northridge

Head Coach, Athletic Performance for Olympic Sports (499346) (BB-C49B9)

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Job Summary

The Head Coach will report directly to the Assistant Athletics Director for Student-Athlete Wellness. The Head Coach will be a positive, energetic leader with the ability to teach and motivate all student-athletes as well as the entire Athletic Performance staff. The Head Coach is responsible for coordinating all aspects of Athletic Performance of an NCAA Division I program that are specific to the institution’s Olympic Sports including, but not limited to, managing day-to-day operations; daily training programs and game day preparation; budget management; hiring and supervising assistant coaches; assisting with fundraising and adhering to NCAA, Mountain West Conference and University rules; and developing positive relationships with faculty, staff, students, media, alumni and boosters while interacting with department personnel and the University community.

This is a position in the CSU - Management Personnel Plan (MPP), and serves at the pleasure of the President. This position will require adherence to University compliance training such as: Conflict of Interest and Ethics, AB 1825 Sexual Harassment Prevention, Information Security, and Injury and Illness Prevention Program. The person hired for this position may be required to complete an outside employment disclosure statement in accordance with Title V of the California Code of Regulations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Coaching: Prepare and Implement training programs and coaching strategies. Promote an environment that fosters individual and team development.

  • Staff supervision: Hire, train, evaluate, supervise and mentor assistant coaches and staff.

  • Compliance: Operate the athletic performance program with integrity and within the scope and intent of NCAA, conference, department and university regulations.

  • Communication: Maintain an effective channel and level of communication and follow through, emphasizing relationships with sport administrators and support services.

  • Role Model: Be a professional representative of SJSU and a role model for the student-athletes, the department and community.

  • Media/Public Relations: Foster positive relationships with faculty, staff, media, alumni and boosters while interacting successfully with department personnel and the university community. Proactively engage in local and regional group meetings and organizations. Seek out public speaking engagements as often as possible to promote the program and university. Ensure all public statements are complimentary to the athletics program and the university.

  • Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills.

  • Demonstrated skill in training and instructing collegiate student-athletes.

  • Knowledge of current coaching methodology specific to the Olympic Sports programs.

  • Advanced knowledge and experience in managing intercollegiate programs which includes exercising independent discretion and judgement.

  • Knowledge and understanding of the collegiate model of intercollegiate athletics.

  • Knowledge of and proficiency in University, NCAA and Mountain West Conference, Western Athletic Conference, and Mountain Pacific Sports Federation rules and regulations.

  • Ability to analyze situations and develop solutions.

  • Demonstrated sensitivity to equity and diversity issues.

  • Willingness and ability to participate in fundraising, revenue development, and budget development.

  • Ability to organize and motivate student-athletes to maximum performance levels.

  • Ability to work, communicate and develop rapport with students, alumni, administration and community groups.

  • Ability to sit or stand for long periods.

  • Ability to demonstrate athletic exercise movements.

  • Ability to hire, evaluate, supervise and train employees.

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds or above while demonstrating certain exercises as well as with set-up and break down of equipment.

  • Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or equivalent professional experience

  • A minimum of five years of athletic performance coaching or equivalent experience

  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Completion and retention of CSCS Certification or USAW L-1 certification

  • A minimum of three years of athletic performance coaching or equivalent experience specific to intercollegiate athletics

  • Compensation

    Classification: Administrator II
    Hiring Range: Commensurate with experience
    San José State University offers employees a comprehensive benefits package typically worth 30-35% of your base salary. For more information on programs available, please see the .

    Application Procedure

    Click Apply Now to complete the SJSU Online Employment Application and attach the following documents:

  • Resume

  • Letter of Interest

  • All applicants must apply within the specified application period: March 11, 2021 through March 25, 2021 . This position is open until filled; however, applications received after screening has begun will be considered at the discretion of the university.

    Contact Information

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    Additional Information

    Satisfactory completion of a background check (including a criminal records check) is required for employment. SJSU will issue a contingent offer of employment to the selected candidate, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was offered the position on a contingent basis.
    The standard background check includes: criminal check, employment and education verification. Depending on the position, a motor vehicle and/or credit check may be required. All background checks are conducted through the university's third party vendor, Accurate Background. Some positions may also require fingerprinting. SJSU will pay all costs associated with this procedure. Evidence of required degree(s) or certification(s) will be required at time of hire.
    All San José State University employees are considered mandated reporters under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and are required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

    Equal Employment Statement

    San José State University (SJSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, race, religion or lack thereof, sex, sexual orientation, transgender, or protected veteran status consistent with applicable federal and state laws. This policy applies to all SJSU students, faculty and staff programs and activities. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and certain other federal and state laws, prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex in all education programs and activities operated by the university (both on and off campus).


    calendar_todayhace 4 días


    location_on San José, Costa Rica

    work California State University, Northridge

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