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Head Coach of Men's and Women's Bowling

Ohio Northern University
Job Location:
Ada, Ohio
Athletics and Coaching
Position Title
Head Coach of Men's and Women's Bowling

Position Type
Administrative Staff


Job Summary

Duties include recruiting, scheduling, coordination of team travel, camp and clinic development, and interaction with student¬ athletes and staff management and other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics. Budget management is expected.


Head Coach of Men's and Women's Bowling will be responsible to start the two programs and prepare for competition in the '23-24 academic year.

Principal Responsibilities

Head Coach of Men's and Women's Bowling. Secondary responsibilities will include game administration within the department and other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.

The head coach will work on a daily basis with the following areas in the athletic department - compliance, game operations, strength and conditioning, athletic training, academic counseling and athletic communications

This position will also have regular interaction with a number of on-campus groups including admissions, business office, academic counseling, and student affairs

The head coach will be asked to be active with community service projects

This could include working in tandem with the local bowling alley in support of youth programs, bowling leagues, and the overall promotion of bowling in the Ada area

Candidates will be responsible for monitoring the bowling budget

All plans for travel and purchasing equipment fall under the responsibility of the head coach

This position requires the ability to recruit potential student-athletes

The head coach is responsible for monitoring the academic progress of all student-athletes on the team and working with various constituencies across campus to ensure that student-athletes receive proper academic counseling and assistance

All practice and game preparation falls under the direction of the head coach

The head coach is responsible for the implementation of lineups, strategies, etc., and will be the lead coach at all competitions

The head coach will direct and evaluate any assistant coaches

This position could require other assignments as assigned by the athletic director

These could include fundraising, game management, and representing the athletic department at various functions

Required Skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Budget management
  • Supervisory skills
  • Strong background in bowling
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree 
  • Experience coaching Bowling
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience coaching intercollegiate tennis
  • Ability to manage 2 programs along with an assistant coach
EEO Statement

ONU is an equal employment opportunity employer. Accordingly, no person shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity, transgender status, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. This policy applies to all areas of employment including recruitment, hiring, training and development, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, discipline, separation and other terms, condition and privileges of employment.

Appointment Length

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