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Head Coach for Sprint Football

Post University is seeking an energetic and dynamic leader for Head Coach – Men’s Sprint Football.  

Do you have a passion for student success both in the game and in the classroom?

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity to fully utilize your expertise in a growing and ever evolving organization?

As an associate at Post, you will have an opportunity every day to change lives and be a part of building something truly special.  We are looking for exceptional talent who understand that their purpose is to create a personal, memorable and delightful experience for our students and each other.  

We seek those that:

  • thrive on working things out through collaboration and straight talk,
  • who are willing to find and try creative solutions, and
  • who take on complex challenges with a ‘we will overcome this’ attitude!

If you understand what it takes to be obsessive about service, be part of a team – willing to work toward the team’s priorities, not your own and who can genuinely embrace our culture and our mission…. then we’re interested in you!

Job Description:

Post University is an NCAA Division II institution and a member of the CACC Conference, and a full member of the Collegiate Sprint Football League (CSFL).  The Head Coach provides leadership, vision, and strategic planning for the Post University Sprint Football Program. They manage all aspects of this intercollegiate athletic program which includes the management of recruiting, academic success, budget, planning of constructive workouts, scheduling of opponents, and maintaining program integrity with respect to CSFL, NCAA, and Post University rules and regulations. The Head Coach also manages equipment ordering, travel planning, and purchase order creation.  The Head Coach must have a strong commitment to following all Post University Policies and Procedures as they relate to social conduct, athletic training, uniforms, equipment, finance reporting, and compliance.  The head coach is responsible for recording and turning in all paperwork where necessary in a timely manner.   

The recruitment of quality student-athletes is an essential responsibility of this position and the Head Coach needs to take ownership of the behavior of their student athletes as members of the Post University community. Post University expects its student athletes to represent the school in a positive manner at all times. The Head Coach and student athletes are required to exhibit superior sportsmanship and set the example for a positive game environment at all times. The CSFL, NCAA, and Post University sportsmanship guidelines and code of conduct must be adhered to at all times by the Head Coach.

The Head Coach may be responsible for driving the school vans at times and must have a valid driver’s license. Attendance is required at the annual athletic awards banquet, any CSFL conference meetings, any and all all-star balloting or voting meetings, and all Post University Athletic Department meetings.

In addition to the above mentioned Athletic duties there will be occasions when the Head Coach will be required to help the University in peripheral areas such as graduation, orientation, open houses, admissions events, and the athletic awards banquet. These occasions will be arranged with the Athletic Director as they occur.

The Head Men’s Sprint Football Coach is a full time position that will keep full time office hours on campus during the week. The candidate should have a very flexible weekend schedule to accommodate additional duties throughout the year.

Additional duties can be assigned with discussion between the Director of Athletics and the Head Coach.

Requirements:

The successful candidate will possess their undergraduate degree at a minimum with a master’s degree preferred.

Prior Head Coaching experience at the collegiate level is recommended and playing experience at the collegiate level is welcomed. Previous experience recruiting at the collegiate level and knowledge of financial aid packaging is also recommended

As a member of our Post University team, the individual will share in an over 129-year tradition of helping people achieve their personal and professional goals. Located in Waterbury, Connecticut, Post University has a vibrant campus and an excellent online program. The University offers a competitive salary and benefits package that includes medical, dental, 401(k) and tuition benefits.

Interested candidates should forward cover letter, resume, and three references to Post University Associate Experience.

Disclaimer: This opportunity may be withdrawn and/or amended.

POST UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER that employs in compliance with all applicable laws. We do not discriminate because of sex, sexual orientation, age, race, color, religious creed, marital status, national origin, ancestry, disability, handicap or other legally protected status. Equal access to programs, service and employment is available to all persons. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and job interview process should notify the Director of Associate Experience, Post University.

"Post University a great place for great minds to develop their careers, no matter what role you fulfill."

Donna, Post Employee for 25 years

You really build a strong relationship with each student, and their success becomes your success."

Caitlin, Academic Success Counselor

The work environment at Post is extremely positive and happy, and you have the opportunity to connect with your employees."

Gina, Post Management