Hastings College seeks qualified applicants for the position of Head Women’s Wrestling Coach. Hastings College will offer Women’s Wrestling as a varsity intercollegiate sport beginning in the 2020-21 academic year. Like the College’s other athletic teams, the new program will be affiliated with the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC). The Hastings College Athletic Department has a proud history which includes six NAIA National Championships, 63 GPAC Championships and two GPAC All-Sports Championships since the inception of the league 20 years ago.
Hastings College is a leader in educational innovation through its block scheduling academic calendar, interdisciplinary curriculum and all students receiving an I-Pad, books and international study as part of their tuition. Student Athletes comprise an important component of the campus culture and have the fortune of practicing and competing in tremendous facilities.
The Head Women’s Wrestling Coach will report to the Athletic Director and will be responsible for all aspects of a collegiate men’s volleyball program including, but not limited to team travel, scheduling, budgeting, recruiting and compliance with GPAC and NAIA rules and regulations. The successful candidate will demonstrate commitment to the educational values of sport and to the mission of a private, liberal arts education. A Master’s Degree is preferred as well as successful coaching, teaching and recruiting experience.
Qualified candidates need to complete the online application and submit into the profile section of the online application a current resume and cover letter. Anticipated start date for this new position is January 6, 2020.
About Hastings College
Hastings College is a member of the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). Founded in 1882, Hastings College is an independent, co-educational, Presbyterian-related, national liberal arts college with an enrollment of approximately 1200 students. The student/faculty ratio is 13/1. The median ACT score of entering students is about 24. Hastings College is dedicated to high academic achievement, intellectual discovery and extracurricular exploration essential to life-long learning.
Hastings (Population 25,370) is an attractive, residential community in South-Central Nebraska, 100 miles west of Lincoln and 15 minutes south of Interstate 80. The city enjoys good public and private schools, offers excellent professional and community services and serves as the cultural center for a large surrounding area.