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Head Coach, Women's Cross-Country/Track & Field

Boston College
Job Location:
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Athletics and Coaching
Boston College Introduction

Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,445 full-time undergraduates and 5,125 graduate and professional students. Ranked 35 among national universities, Boston College has 878 full-time and 1,201 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1.2 billion, and an endowment in excess of $2.8 billion.

Job Description


Full-Time: salary commensurate with relevant experience.

Responsible for managing all aspects of the Women's Track and Cross Country Program including but not limited to; coaching all practices and competitions, recruitment of prospective student-athletes on and off campus, preparing and operating within budget, supervision of strength and conditioning program, scheduling competitions, arrangements or home and away contests, and general administrative tasks such as expense reports, recruiting data base, NCAA paperwork, logs and forms,. Must be committed to the academic and athletic development of all student-athletes. Adherence to all University, ACC, NCAA policies and procedures.

This position will handle all aspects of the women's track and cross country team. They will work with various areas in the university such as the business office, compliance office, financial aid office, strength and conditioning, facilities, sports medicine, admissions office, Learning Resources and the equipment room. They will oversee practice and game schedules, competitions. They will handle recruiting duties on and off campus. Oversee and coach group of 45 track student-athletes.


A bachelor's Degree required, Master's

Preferred. Three to five years experience required, preferably at the D1 collegiate level. Good organizational and communication skills. Expertise in the technical aspect of
sport. Ability to work effectively with college student-athletes, athletic staff, University personnel and alumni. Knowledge of NCAA rules needed. Proficient computer skills including, but not limited to, Microsoft Office.

Closing Statement

Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:

  • Tuition remission for Employees
  • Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
  • Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Low-Cost Life Insurance
  • Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored 403b Retirement Plans
  • Paid Holidays Annually
  • Generous Sick and Vacation Pay
  • Additional benefits can be found on

Boston College conducts pre-employment background checks as part of the hiring process and requires all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Boston College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. In concert with our Jesuit, Catholic mission, Boston College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications for women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at

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