Head Coach, Golf

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7247117 (Ref.No. 24M116021)
Posted: May 22, 2024
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

WHY RIDER UNIVERSITY?? – We take pride in our progress and the positive impact it has on our students and the University.
Rider University, an NCAA Division I institution and member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC), seeks an individual for the part-time position of Head Coach, Golf. The successful individual will manage all aspects of running a Division I golf program including coaching, teaching, development, scheduling and recruiting.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Demonstrated experience in coaching/teaching golf. 
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of and/or willingness to learn and comply with NCAA, conference, and university rules and regulations.
  • Valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record
  • Satisfactory background and/or DMV checks required 

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

  • Demonstrated experience as a collegiate golf coach, preferably at the Division 1 level.
  • Demonstrated experience in recruiting collegiate golfers, both in the northeast region and beyond.

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University is consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News and World Report, The Wall Street Journal and The Princeton Review. For more than a decade, Rider has also been recognized in The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges for its sustainability efforts.
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity. 

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