Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Coaching – Basketball
Wentworth Institute for Technology seeks a Head Coach, Men’s and Women’s Cross Country / Mixed Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field.
This is a full-time, 12-month position. The position requires flexible hours, nights, and weekends. Hybrid work schedule available with most of the work completed on campus. Applicant must have a valid driver’s license
The ideal candidate is responsible for the organization, management, and leadership of all aspects of the NCAA Division III men’s and women’s cross country/mixed track & field programs. Responsibilities include: developing and implementing strategies that identify, recruit and matriculate qualified student-athletes managing the academic, athletic, and personal development of student athletes building a positive, inclusive, and equitable environment that enriches the student athlete experience organizing and facilitating practice and meet preparation to enhance the team’s performance. hiring, supervising and developing the assistant coaching staff coordinating team travel, managing meet scheduling, and working in concert with Alumni Affairs on alumni relations.
Candidates must be fiscally responsible and able to manage and maintain an operational budget that includes team fundraising to help supplement overall operations; recommending and assisting in the purchase of equipment, and assisting with the annual operating budget request for XC/Track & Field programs. Additionally, candidates: will serve as game administrator for select home events. are responsible for knowing and complying with all University, NCAA, conference and department policy and protocols. must possess strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to work collaboratively with athletic department coaches and staff, as well as internal and external constituents.
To uphold our mission, the Division of Student Affairs recognizes that creating inclusive, socially just environments is vital to the social, emotional, and intellectual growth of our community members. Understanding and interacting across differences is crucial to career success and reaching our full potential as engaged citizens and leaders in our industry. Our dedication to diversity and inclusion develops individuals prepared to thrive in our global society and positively impact the world.
Inclusive Excellence at Wentworth: Wentworth Institute of Technology is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in all University programs and activities. The University does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, disability, age, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status or any other category protected by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration.
To find out more about Wentworth’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, please visit the website https://wit.edu/about/diversity.
All applicants have the right to accessibility support and accommodations. To request accessibility support or accommodation, contact the Executive Director of Equity and Compliance, Catlin Wells, at [email protected]
Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion
3-5 years collegiate coaching experience