Department: Intercollegiate Athletics
Appointment Type and Duration: Regular, Ongoing
Review of Applications Begins
June 22, 2021; position open until filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
To ensure consideration, please upload the following with your online application:
• A cover letter in which you clearly describe how your knowledge, skills, and abilities prepare you for the job responsibilities and requirements outlined in the job announcement. Please discuss each element completely and succinctly.
• Current resume, which includes dates of employment and clearly highlights any experience that meets the required qualifications.
The University of Oregon Intercollegiate Athletic Department's primary purpose is to provide a unique opportunity for student-athletes to be developed, tested, and encouraged to reach their maximum potential in every aspect of their lives. It is the steadfast goal of the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics to provide the most outstanding student-athlete experience by helping them to achieve excellence, both in the classroom and in their chosen sport. The department has approximately 250 administrative & classified employees and hosts over 600,000 spectators annually and represents the University of Oregon in athletic competition with other universities & colleges.
The Assistant Coach provides coaching, recruiting, and administrative assistance to the Head Coach. This position is responsible for promoting the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program, including adherence to all department policies and procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of the university, the PAC-12 Conference, and the NCAA.
This position will work with individual student-athletes on improving their performance in the sport of golf, evaluate student-athletes to identify strengths and deficiencies, and design instructional opportunities to improve technical and strategic execution based on sound motor learning and bio-mechanical principles.
• Bachelor’s Degree
• Three years of collegiate golf coaching and/or playing experience, PGA of America golf instruction experience, or professional caddying experience
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Excellent organizational skills
• Highly motivated and energetic
• Ability to work effectively with administrators, staff, and students from a variety of diverse backgrounds.
• Proven success in Division I, Power 5 intercollegiate sports program development
• Professional golf experience
• Tournament management and execution experience
FLSA Exempt: Yes
All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a background inquiry.
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