Indiana University Northwest, a NAIA institution in Gary, IN and a member of the Chicagoland Collegiate Conference, is accepting applications for the Head Coach of the Varsity Men's Golf Team. This part-time position is responsible for all aspects of the men's golf program, including evaluating and recruiting academically qualified and talented golf student-athletes, organizing and conducting team workouts and competition, arranging a NAIA schedule and team travel and managing the operating and scholarship budgets.
This position directly reports to the Athletic Director.
Direct practice and competition coaching.
Direct the evaluation and recruitment of academically qualified and highly skilled student-athletes.
Direct pre and post season coaching, conditioning and weight training.
Oversee academic monitoring and the personal development of student-athletes.
Financial oversight of sport budget and fundraising.
Select and manage volunteer coaches if applicable.
Arrange weekly practice schedules with pre-determined contract golf facilities.
Provide vision and leadership to create a positive team culture.
Maintain equipment and repair as needed. Assist with merchandise and gear orders to maximize budgets in support of the student athlete experience.
Work with the Sports Information Director to develop and provide accurate information to maintain the golf program marketing and web page. Provide feedback for the SID to nominate and select weekly/season conference and national awards.
Develop opportunities to participate in service activities and encourage participation in the NAIA Champions of Character program. Use these opportunities to teach life lessons about respect, hard work, value of education and service to others.
EDUCATION / WORK EXPERIENCE
Coaching or playing experience at the collegiate level.
Earned four-year baccalaureate degree.
Collegiate or Varsity High School coaching.
Driver's License mandatory.
Knowledge of NAIA rules and regulations.
Outstanding communication and leadership skills.
Able to work effectively with student-athletes, coaches, administrators and staff.
Knowledge of NAIA student-athlete and institutional compliance rules and rules governing the play of various games.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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