PT Assistant Coach - Men's /Women's Cross Country and Track & Field
California State University, Fullerton
Location: Fullerton, California
Internal Number: 2578886
PT Assistant Coach - Men's /Women's Cross Country and Track & Field
Department of Athletics Assistant Coach Part Time Men's/Women's Cross Country and Track & Field Fall 2021
The Department of Athletics at California State University, Fullerton, invites applications for a part time Assistant Men's/Women's Cross Country and Track & Field Coach position with anticipated appointment to begin November 11, 2021.
California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) is a minority-serving institution and an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. CSUF is strongly committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community and the curriculum, and to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Aligning with the university's vision and mission, the Titans Athletic department's inclusive culture promotes equitable participation for our student-athletes as well as enhances the career objectives for coaches, administration and staff and is all geared towards improving the learning and competitive environment which enables our student-athletes to reach their full potential both in the classroom and in their respective sports. Candidates who can contribute to this environment through their work are encouraged to identify their strengths and experiences in this area. Individuals advancing the University's strategic diversity goals and those from groups whose underrepresentation has been severe, and longstanding are particularly encouraged to apply.
Position The Men's/Women's Cross Country and Track & Field program at California State University, Fullerton is a highly competitive program which competes in the NCAA Division I Big West Conference. The Assistant Coach position assists with coaching in this program, and includes the following duties:
Assist with coaching a highly competitive cross country and track & field program which competes in the NCAA Division I Big West Conference
Recruit Division I quality student-athletes
Assist with monitoring the academic progress of student-athletes
Assist with conditioning during the off season
Know and abide by NCAA, University, and Big West rules and regulations
Assist with team practice and competition
Take an active role in marketing men's/women's cross country and track & field on campus and within the community through public appearances, fundraising and promotional efforts
Other duties as assigned by the Head Cross Country and Track & Field Coach
Bachelor's degree required
Preferred two years collegiate cross country and track & field coaching experience
Proven ability to recruit highly skilled student-athletes and a demonstrated commitment to their satisfactory academic progress
Possession of excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
Thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA Division I rules and regulations
Ability to interact successfully with a wide and culturally diverse range of students and to work harmoniously with students and colleagues
Application Procedure A complete on-line application must be received by electronic submission to be considered. To apply, please visit http://hr.fullerton.edu/careers/Faculty.php, choose full-time faculty, search for position #506180, and provide the following required materials:
Cover Letter in which the applicant addresses:
Qualifications for the position
Desire to work at California State University, Fullerton
Candidate Statement on Commitment to Inclusive Excellence
This statement provides the candidate's unique perspective on their past and present contributions to and future aspirations for promoting diversity, inclusion, and social justice in their professional careers. The purpose of the diversity statement is to help departments identify candidates who have professional experience, intellectual commitments, and/or willingness to engage in activities that could help CSUF contribute to its mission in these areas.
A list of three references with relevant contact information
All applicants will be required to have three letters of recommendation submitted. Please have these ready for the referents to submit. On the References page of the online application, enter information and email addresses for three referents who will provide a confidential letter of reference for your application. At the appropriate time in the search process, they will receive a request via email along with information on uploading the letter. You will be able to verify that each letter has been received by CSUF by logging back into your applicant portal.
Please direct all questions about the position to: Summer Rivera at email@example.com or call 657-278-2129.
To be assured full consideration, all application materials must be received by November 4, 2021. Review of applications may continue until the position is filled.
Multiple positions may be hired from this recruitment based on the strength of the applicant pool.
The classification for this position is Coaching Assistant and is in the faculty bargaining unit. This is a 12-month, part time position. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. CSU Fullerton offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package which includes health/vision/dental plans and a defined-benefit retirement through the state system. For a detailed description of faculty benefits go to: https://hr.fullerton.edu/total-wellness/
The person holding this position is considered a mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
A background check (including criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. The systemwide policy can be found at https://calstate.policystat.com/policy/9779821/latest/ and questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
California State University, Fullerton is a major regional university in a vital, flourishing area that includes Orange County, metropolitan Los Angeles and the expanding Inland Empire. The beautiful, 236-acre campus is set in Fullerton in north Orange County, about 25 miles from downtown Los Angeles and about 21 miles from nearby beaches. Cal State Fullerton has more than 37,000 students and approximately 1,800 full and part-time faculty members. The University offers 107 degree programs in eight colleges. Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, CSUF is fourth in the nation for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to minority students and first in California for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to Hispanics.The University is one of the 23 campuses in the California State University System. Since the campus opened, CSUF has awarded degrees to more than 215,000 graduates. Many are leaders in business, government, education, and the arts.