Applicant:Before you apply please have all documents ready to upload during the application process. See Instructions below.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Coach student-athletes within the Golf program at Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Plan and implement a sound pre-season training program in coordination with the strength and conditioning staff.
Plan for all team practices to maximize time, effort, safety and skill.
Counsel all student-athletes as needed in academic, disciplinary and personal matters, including consulting with the Student Services personnel and other University administrators to resolve problems. Monitor and encourage the academic progress of student-athletes, in conjunction with the Athletic Academic Advisor, culminating in their graduation.
Advise and counsel with student-athletes within the program regarding obligations to comply with all University, Lone Star Conference , and NCAA rules and regulations related to financial aid and eligibility, as well as personal conduct and appearance.
Promote an atmosphere for compliance within the program supervised by the coach. Monitor the activities regarding compliance of all assistant coaches and other administrators involved with the program who report directly or indirectly to the coach. Ensure compliance with Lone Star Conference, NCAA rules, and Title IX regulations and submit documentation as required by the Lone Star Conference and NCAA.
Provide for the safety and welfare of team members at all times. Work with the athletic training staff to assure all student-athletes within the program have had physical exams and their athletic training needs have been met.
Recruit and retain outstanding athletes to the TAMUC Golf program, who can be academically successful, through the use of performance lists, video, various sporting events, coaches recommendations and national results. Coordinates contacts with recruits and their families. Meets with unsolicited potential walk-on student-athletes and their families.
Participate in public relations, recruiting, and development efforts.
Develop a balanced and challenging competition schedule by the collection and analysis of tactical and statistical data of opponent teams.
Attend monthly Head Coaches meetings and implement strategies resulting from these meetings.
Administer program budget, analyze funding needs, yearly equipment request, and plan fundraising activities to subsidize the respective athletic program.
Represent the Athletic Department at professional, civic, charitable and alumni events as requested.
Assist with coordinating community service and outreach activities for student-athletes within the program.
Promote the respective sports program by working closely and effectively with various public and booster groups.
Experience / Knowledge / Skills: Five years demonstrated successful experience in playing and/or coaching at the collegiate, university or professional level. Division I or II experience with fundraising initiatives. Demonstrated thorough knowledge of the rules, regulations, strategies and techniques of the sport. Effective interpersonal and communication skills. Strong organizational skills. Demonstrated skill in developing and motivating student-athletes academically and athletically. Knowledge and experience with NCAA rules and regulations.
Ability to: Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others. Proven ability to recruit quality student-athletes. Ability to work with a wide variety of people. Ability to travel and work on nights and weekends.
Masterâ™s Degree. Prior college coaching experience.
SUPERVISION OF OTHERS:
Assistant coach, student workers and graduate assistants.
Instructions to Applicant:: During the application process you have only one opportunity to upload documents. The page âœMy Experienceâ has a boxed area labeled âœResume/CVâ to drop or upload files. Here is where you are required to drop/upload the following:
â¢ Cover Letter
â¢ At least 3 references and their full contact information, and
â¢ Transcripts (if a degree is required)
Applications submitted to Texas A&M University-Commerce must have all required documents provided by the applicant. Failure to provide a completed job application could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application.
Internal Number: R-005846
About Texas A & M University - Commerce
Texas A&M University-Commerce provides a personal educational experience for a diverse community of life-long learners. Our purpose is to discover and disseminate knowledge for leadership and service in an interconnected and dynamic world. Our challenge is to nurture partnerships for the intellectual, cultural, social, and economic vitality of Texas and beyond.