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Assistant Track & Field Coach (#368)

Summary of Duties

Applications are invited for the part-time Assistant Track & Field Coach position at Marywood University. The primary responsibilities include assisting the head coach with recruiting, coaching emphasis specialty areas such as throws, sprints, pole vaults, etc., scheduling and related administrative duties involved with the cross-country and outdoor track and field programs.

 Marywood is an independent, comprehensive, Catholic university with more than 3,100 students.  Located in a residential area of Scranton, PA with easy access to the Pocono Mountains, the University features a new ‘state-of-the-art’ athletics and wellness facility and is within a two-hour drive of New York City and Philadelphia. Affordable housing in attractive communities with good schools is readily available. The University enrolls approximately 1,900 students in more than fifty-five undergraduate programs and approximately 1,300 graduate students in 33 master’s degree, as well as terminal degree programs, including a Psy. D., Ed. S., M.F.A. and an inter-disciplinary Ph.D. with five specializations.


  • Educational:

    The successful applicant will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and 1-2 years’ experience as a coach, preferably at the Division III college/university level; general knowledge of intercollegiate athletics, NCAA policies and compliance issues; strong interpersonal, planning and organizational abilities; and, excellent oral and written communications skills. Competence with technology resources and a current driver’s license are vital to fulfilling the responsibilities of this position.

Review of applications will begin immediately for the spring 2020 season.  A letter of application, a resume, and the names and complete addresses of three current professional references should be submitted via the link to apply below.

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