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Head Wrestling Coach

Coker University
Job Location:
Hartsville, South Carolina
Athletics and Coaching

Coker University is accepting applications for the position of Head Wrestling Coach. Coker is a member of NCAA Division II and competes in the South Atlantic Conference. This position will oversee all aspects of a comprehensive and competitive intercollegiate wrestling program including, but not limited to, recruiting, practice planning, competition preparation/scouting, competition coaching, budgeting, scheduling, staff supervision, and fundraising for the program.


Oversees all aspects of a comprehensive wrestling program. Recruits and retains qualified student-athletes. Plan, organize, and execute a dynamic training program to develop and prepare student-athletes to maximize their potential and pursue excellence in athletic achievement. Successfully facilitates all aspects of coaching individuals and a team in competition. Fosters the academic achievement and physical well-being of student-athletes. Mentors and develops students both on and off the athletic competition field. Develops and implements a plan for the recruitment of qualified student-athletes. Hires, supervises, and evaluates assistant coaches. Coordinates development of a competitive and balanced schedule. Manages team within the framework of established budget by purchasing equipment/apparel, uniforms, supplies and other services. Monitors eligibility status and promotes academic progress of student-athletes. Actively promotes Coker wrestling to the local community. Adheres to all athletic training policies and procedures. In conjunction with the Vice President for Athletics, coordinates team fundraising and promotes alumni and community engagement through various programming and outreach. Contributes to the overall success of the Athletics Department by performing all other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree from accredited college or university is required.
  • Master's degree is preferred.
  • Three (3) years of successful intercollegiate coaching experience.
  • Masters degree from accredited college or university.
  • Five or more years of successful intercollegiate coaching experience.
  • Head intercollegiate coaching experience

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

University Standard Service and Excellence Expectations

Coker's standards of service and excellence to the campus and community is an institutional priority for the university. We pride ourselves in our customer service, communication, and availability to our stakeholders and employees through efficient response times, detailed information, and professionalism.

Coker University readies undergraduates for personal and professional success through a distinctive four-year program that emphasizes a practical application of the liberal arts as well as hands-on and discussion-based learning within and beyond the classroom. Coker is ranked among the "Best Colleges" in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review. Located in Hartsville, Coker is within two hours of the cultural, financial and recreational resources of Charlotte, Columbia, Charleston and Myrtle Beach.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
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