Head Coach, Fencing

Position Details

Position Information

Campus Location: Savannah
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Head Coach, Fencing
Assigned Area(s) of Responsibility: men and women's fencing
Category: Staff
Work Year: Year Round
Posting Text

SCAD, the first art and design university in the U.S. to offer a comprehensive intercollegiate athletics program, seeks a head coach for the men’s and women’s fencing teams.

In this role, you will maintain the reputation of both teams by teaching, coaching and providing skill advancement opportunities to team members. You will instruct student-athletes in strategies and techniques to prepare them for athletic competitions and analyze performance, as well as manage the teams’ budget and fundraising efforts.

As head coach, you will identify and recruit eligible student-athletes by engaging with current and prospective students. Through successful relations within the university community, you will preserve the positive opinion of SCAD athletics and SCAD fencing among students, faculty and other staff members.

The ideal candidate has proven leadership abilities, excellent communication skills and a working understanding of guidelines, federal regulations and other policies governing intercollegiate athletics. You should have experience managing budgets and fundraising within a college environment, as well as experience establishing and cultivating effective working relationships in a team-oriented environment.

⎯ Bachelor’s degree
⎯ Minimum of two years related experience
⎯ Demonstrated commitment to student development

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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