Assistant Track and Field/Cross Country Coach

The Assistant Track and Field/Cross Country Coach helps coach the teams during meets and practices in an atmosphere of respect for all persons and acknowledges the values and mission of the university. This position also recruits student-athletes to achieve a full roster of players. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identifying and recruiting qualified student-athletes
  • Coaching in team practices
  • In-game coaching
  • Player development
  • Travel Coordination
  • Opponent Scouting and Game Planning
  • Development and implementation of BC Social Media plan
  • Assist with game scheduling and game day events
  • Guide and mentor team members on and off the track/field
  • Represent the Track and Field/Cross Country program and Briar Cliff University in a positive manner at all times
  • Other duties as assigned


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years collegiate coaching experience



  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Thorough knowledge of computer applications
  • Ability to work irregular hours including nights and weekends
  • Driving record and license to maintain approved driver status.


Briar Cliff University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.