1.Under administrative direction, Coach is responsible for planning, administering, and evaluating the overall operation of the NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Program to include, but not limited to, academic success of student-athletes, on course coaching, recruitment of qualified prospects, promote an atmosphere of compliance, fiscal integrity, exhibition of professional behavior and conduct, supervision of assistant coaches and other staff assigned to the program, program management (eligibility, scheduling, travel, budget, equipment), and student-athlete welfare. The Head Coach assumes full responsibility for ensuring that team performance is competitive in the affiliated conference with the goal of achieving post-season competition. Reports to the Director of Athletics or designee.
2.Promote the institutional position on intercollegiate issues as determined under Department and University administrative policy and procedures, Conference or the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
3.Provide leadership and oversight for the academic progress and success of student-athletes including promoting and maintaining an environment that encourages academic achievement as measured by academic eligibility, retention and graduation.
4.Organize and evaluate practices and intercollegiate competitions. Teach necessary skills from the basic fundamentals to the techniques and strategies of team and individual play. Direct the conditioning and training of student-athletes to insure proper preparation for intercollegiate athletic competition.
5.Develop and implement a recruiting program which evaluates, recruits and selects qualified prospects capable of competing in the classroom and on the field.
6.Recommend scholarship awards for student-athletes to the Athletics Director or designee.
7.Evaluate, recruit, and select qualified prospects who have the ability to compete in the classroom and athletically. Actively seek out and encourage a diverse group of prospects and assist them through the application process. Work collaboratively with the Compliance, Student Services, and Academic Advising Office staff to qualify and process prospects in a timely and efficient manner. Make recurring contacts by telephone, written correspondence, off-campus visits and evaluations, and coordination of campus visits as permitted by NCAA and Conference rules.
8.Promote and maintain an environment where the physical, mental, social and academic well-being of all student-athletes are a priority.
9.Promote and foster a positive team environment, appropriate behavior, and sportsmanship by team members, assistant coaches and staff. Responsible for the conduct of team members both on and off the course.
10.Recommend budget and administer approved allocation.
11.In collaboration with the assigned equipment manager, oversee the selection, purchase, fitting, and upkeep of team equipment.
12.Exercise functional and administrative supervision for any assigned assistant coaches and other support staff, to include their compliance with Department and University administrative policies and procedures, NCAA, Conference, and University rules and policies which govern the conduct of the Intercollegiate Athletics program.
13.Per NCAA Division I Bylaw 184.108.40.206 or as amended, the head coach is presumed to be responsible for the actions of all institutional staff members who report, directly, or indirectly, to the head coach. The head coach shall promote an atmosphere of compliance within the program and shall monitor the activities of all institutional staff members involved with the program who report, directly or indirectly, to the coach.
14.Prepare data and reports as necessary in support of University requirements.
15.Confer with the Athletics Director or designee to develop a competitive competition schedule and coordinate travel arrangements needed in support thereof.
16.Organize and participate in sports clinics, exhibitions, and camps as approved.
17.Confer with the Athletics Director or designee on personnel, financial and facilities requirements for the sport program.
18.Per NCAA Division I Bylaw 220.127.116.11 or as amended, the head coach is presumed to be responsible for the actions of all institutional staff members who report, directly, or indirectly, to the head coach. The head coach shall promote an atmosphere of compliance within the program and shall monitor the activities of all institutional staff members involved with the program who report, directly or indirectly, to the coach.
19.Actively participates in fundraising, sports promotional activities, speaking engagements, and alumni events as requested or approved for the sports program. Participate in public relations activities that strengthen the relationship between the University and the Community.
20.Maintains collaborative working relationships with administrators, staff, and coaches in the department, other college offices, affiliated Conference offices and peers, and appropriate relationships with members of the media, donors, and other individuals interested in the Athletics Department.
21.Responsible for performing the duties of a Campus Security Authority as defined by University policy and federal law with regards to the Clery Act.
22.Maintains confidentiality to include but not limited to information, files and records that the incumbent may obtain or possess, in accordance with federal and state laws and University of Hawaii policies.
23.Know, recognize and comply with the laws, policies, rules and regulations governing the University of Hawai‘i and its employees, and the rules of the NCAA and affiliated conferences as now constituted or as may be amended in the future. Immediately advises the Director of Athletics or designee if there are reasonable cause to believe violations, whether by employees, students, or others, have occurred or will occur.
24.Perform other duties as assigned.
Graduation from an accredited four year college or university.
Five (5) years experience coaching golf at the college or university level,
Knowledge and ability to organize, implement and develop a golf program as played at the collegiate level.
Strong oral and written communication and presentation skills.
Demonstrated ability to interpret and present information and ideas clearly and accurately in writing, verbally and by preparation of reports and other materials.
Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external organizations, groups, team leaders and members, and individuals.
Ability to work evenings, weekends, holidays and travel
Ability to lead/supervise/evaluate assistant coaches/staff.
Ability to work cooperatively and effectively with people of diverse backgrounds.
Valid driver’s license.
First Aid, CPR and AED certification by the employment start date.
Computer, cell phone, and social media technology competency.
or any equivalent combination of education and/or professional work experience which provides the required education, knowledge, skills and abilities as indicated.
Successful Division I golf coaching experience.
Knowledge and understanding of Division I sport specific program and NCAA rules.
Demonstrated ability to coach and recruit the highly skilled student-athlete.
Ability to understand and work effectively in Hawai‘i’s multi-cultural society.
To Apply, go to Career Opportunities at the UH, click on the “Apply” button on the top right corner of the screen to complete an application and attach 1) cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and desirable qualifications, 2) resume, and 3) names of 3 professional references (include title, email and phone number).
Continuous recruitment until programmatic needs are met. For best consideration, review of application will begin June 9, 2021.
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