Job Description - This is a part-time position scheduled to work varied hours from September through March. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Preparing, organizing and attending all practice sessions, football & basketball games, performances, and appearances. Could also include select games in other sports. Producing choreography for routines and cheers. Monitoring tryout and recruitment activities; executing an exercise and conditioning program; providing coaching services and professional support at all away games/events, including traveling with the squad to and from events. Responsibilities also involve coordinating with supervisor on ordering and inventorying supplies and uniforms. Comply with the American Association of Cheerleader Coaches & Advisors safety guidelines and standards and must maintain AACCA certification.Â Provide support and advisement to other spirit activities.Â Establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, faculty, administrators, and alumni; and other duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisor.Â Evening and weekend hours are necessary.
All department employees 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.Â Employees in coaching positions are required to pass the NCAA Coaches Certification Test and maintain current AED/CPR & First Aid certification (certification is available at no cost through the Athletic Department).
Bachelorâ™s Degree, preferred
2-3 years of cheerleading coaching experience at the club and/or high school level or higher; collegiate cheerleading experience preferred
Must Have AACCA spirit safety certification before commencing employment
Comply with the American Association of Cheerleader Coaches & Advisors safety guidelines & standards
Prior experience as a cheerleader, helpful
AED/CPR & First Aid Certification required
Strong cheerleading knowledge and background
Demonstrated ability to work with and relate well to students
Excellent sport specific technical, tactical and strategic knowledge
Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills necessary
Experience working with individuals from diverse backgrounds.
Basic proficiency in excel, word, internet & email capabilities.
The successful candidate for this position will be required to complete a criminal background and DMV check satisfactory to Brown University prior to commencing employment.
Background Check - Criminal and Motor Vehicle
Recruiting Start Date:
Job Posting Title:
Head Cheerleading Coach
Athletics & Physical Education
Seasonal/Intermittent (Fixed Term) (Seasonal)
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
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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.
Internal Number: REQ161986
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