Western Michigan University
Published
March 26, 2024
Location
1903 W. Michigan Ave, Box 5406, KALAMAZOO, MI
Category
NCAA DI  
Job Type

Description

Position Number S684P
As directed by the Head Coach or Athletic Director

Have complete knowledge of, and maintain strict compliance with, the rules and regulations governing the sport, recruitment of student-athletes, and intercollegiate athletic competition. Maintain strict adherence to University, MAC, and NCAA rules and regulations.

Identify, evaluate, scout, recruit, and interview prospective student-athletes and their parents/guardians in an effort to secure the best possible student-athletes for the Program and University.

Work in cooperation with, and support of, the University’s administrators and faculty to ensure the quality of a well-rounded student-athlete experience resulting in student athletes’ academic requirements being satisfied, leading to graduation. Be fair, sympathetic and protective of the student-athletes while upholding academic and moral integrity.

Effectively prepare players for each game and each season with dedication so as to assist the student-athletes to attain their maximum level of athletic performance and to successfully compete against major college competition.

Participate in fundraising, alumni, public relations and media events as requested or deemed appropriate in an effort to improve relations, increase fundraising, and maintain a positive image of the Broncos and the University.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
1-5 years of relevant coaching experience.
1 year of recruiting coordinator experience.
Demonstrated effectiveness in recruiting, training, coaching, evaluating, and supervising student-athletes to attain their maximum level of academic and athletic performance and to compete successfully against major college competition in a quality program.

Desired Qualifications
Master’s degree from an accredited institution.
3-5 years of recruiting coordinator experience.
Relevant coaching experience at the NCAA Division I level.

Western Michigan University offers generous benefits to its employees including health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, retirement, and tuition discount for the employee and tuition remission for eligible dependents. To access information about the specific benefits available for this position, GO TO: wmich.edu/hr/enrollment-coaches