Head Coach - Cross Country, Track & Field


Lynchburg College in Virginia is accepting applications for a Head Menís and Womenís Cross Country, Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field Coach.This candidate will be responsible for implementing a highly successful NCAA Division III program.The position reports directly to the Director of Athletics.This is a 10-month position.


Responsibilities include:

††††††††††† 1.†††††††† Provides leadership for all aspects of the menís and womenís Cross Country, Track & Field

††††††††††††††††††††††† Programs

††††††††††† 2.†††††††† Knowledge and commitment to compliance with NCAA, ODAC, and College regulations

††††††††††† 3.†††††††† Identifies and evaluates potential recruits

††††††††††† 4.†††††††† Strength and condition certification desirable

††††††††††† 5.†††††††† Supervises and evaluates assistant coaches

††††††††††† 6.†††††††† Provides academic supervision of student-athletes to ensure retention and graduation

††††††††††† 7.†††††††† Arrange all aspects of scheduling, team travel, etc.

††††††††††† 8.†††††††† Supervise cross country/track & field budgets

††††††††††† 9.†††††††† Participate in Athletic Department functions


Lynchburg College is a Division III institution and is a charter member of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference.


Required qualifications:Bachelorís degree from an accredited 4-year institution; masterís degree preferred.Successful collegiate coaching experience is required.Strong interpersonal and communications skills; demonstrated organizational and management ability.Selected candidate must successfully pass a background check.


Please submit letter of application, resume, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Jack M. Toms, Director of Athletics, Lynchburg College, 1501 Lakeside Drive, Lynchburg, Virginia24501.Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.