Head Men's and Women's Golf Coach | Judson University Christian College

Head Men's and Women's Golf Coach

Job Summary:

This is a part-time 12-month position reporting to the Athletic Director.

Primary Responsibilities:

Manages and directs all aspects of the golf program. Recruits student-athletes by University and NAIA policies and meets goals for roster size, including restarting women's golf program at Judson. Creates practice plans that help maximize each athlete's potential. Maintains budget operations and follows expenditure procedures. Coordinates fundraising efforts. Coordinates team travel arrangements including reservation of vehicles, lodging, and meals. Monitors academic progress of student-athletes. Coordinates team community service activities. Challenges athletes to grow spiritually. Disciplines student-athletes when necessary. Ensures student-athletes practice good sportsmanship and abide by team/departmental policies. Ensures knowledge and compliance of current University, Chicago land Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC), and NAIA policies and procedures. Responsible for inventory of equipment and uniforms. Works closely with Sports Information Director for information on results, releases, and recommendations of student-athletes for awards and special recognition. Works closely with Athletic Director on all eligibility and compliance issues. Works closely with Athletic Trainer for ongoing care, strength & conditioning, and injury prevention of student-athletes. Performs other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director. Demonstrates commitment to a Christian liberal arts education by upholding to the mission of the University and modeling a Christian lifestyle.


The ideal candidate will possess strong communication and organization skills. Previous collegiate coaching experience and experience in recruiting student-athletes are strong preferences. A bachelor's degree is required and a master's degree is preferred.


Contact Information:

Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and completed Staff application (available here) to:

Joel Cotton, Athletic Director
Judson University
1151 N. State Street
Elgin, IL, 60123

Via email: jcotton@judsonu.edu.

This position will start as early as June 2, 2014.

About Judson University:

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