Women’s Golf Coach (Part-time)

Athletics Department 

Position Summary:

St. Thomas University (a Catholic University) located in Miami Gardens, FL is seeking qualified candidates for the position of part-time Women’s Golf Coach. Duties entail establishing a new Women’s Golf program in all facets of administration within an elite conference of NAIA Women’s Golf. 

Overview:

This position requires a commitment to recruiting at least 10 quality student-athletes for full participation in Fall 2019. With this, the coach must have a strong ability to recruit and attract players to participate in collegiate women’s golf. The coach must also be able to articulate proper player evaluation, practice planning and implementation, monitoring and reconciling expenditures of budgeted funds, scheduling of tournaments, and fund-raising. A high level of commitment to the academic mission of the athletics department is required, along with leadership toward the spiritual, personal and athletic development of student-athletes. Prior to hiring, candidate will need to successfully complete a federal background check, be approved to drive minors and complete the NAIA Champions of Character online course. 

Qualifications: Bachelor´s degree with a master´s preferred. The candidate should have 3 years of coaching experience with recruitment or sales knowledge. Position requires travel and irregular work hours demanding a willingness to work a flexible schedule, including weekends.  The successful candidate must have a clear understanding of and be committed to the NAIA philosophy including the Champions of Character program, and the role of athletics within the University´s mission. 

Application procedure:  Send cover letter, resume, and 3 letters of reference by email to Laura Courtley-Todd at lcourtle@stu.edu . Applications will be accepted until February 28, 2019. 

St. Thomas University is an E-Verify® Equal Opportunity Employer.  Commencement of employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background clearance.