Assistant Coach for Stanford Men’s Golf

California, United States
04 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
04 Sep 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Full Time

Stanford’s Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation:

Stanford’s Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (“DAPER”) is the premier intercollegiate athletics program in the country. We are the proud Home of Champions! We lead the nation with 123 NCAA championship titles, completed an unprecedented sweep of both the men’s and women’s Capital One Cups, and have brought home the Learfield Director’s Cup for 25 straight years. We support nearly 900 student-athletes who compete on 36 intercollegiate athletics teams and also support the university’s physical education, recreation and wellness initiatives. Our dedicated staff embody a culture of excellence, embrace our mission of scholar-athleticism and exemplify a relentless championship spirit. Our actions and staff are guided by the core tenets of the Athletics Department culture, “The DAPER Way,” which are: Embrace Scholar-Athleticism, Pursue and Revere Excellence, Lead with Courage and Work Cohesively. 

Are you ready to inspire champions? If yes, then this may be the right opportunity for you! 

Summary of Job Responsibilities:

The assistant golf coach would assist the Director of Men’s Golf in the administration of all aspects of the men’s golf program and shall include but is not limited to the following:

  • Recruiting assistance and coordination
  • Mailing, calling, and/or e-mailing all necessary recruit correspondence
  • Assisting with the hosting of men’s intercollegiate tournaments
  • Assisting with fundraising event management
  • Developing maintaining database needs for alumni relations and recruiting
  • Assisting with maintaining and management of varsity practice facility
  • Management of all team equipment and apparel
  • On coarse coaching
  • Workout and practice supervision
  • Assisting with team travel arrangements
  • Student athlete mentoring and monitoring
  • Attention to all NCAA compliance, and budgeting issues
  • Working at the Stanford Golf Camps

To be successful in this role, you will bring:

  • BA or equivalent
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Highly motivated
  • Knowledge of collegiate competitive golf
  • Ethical conduct
  • Passion for Stanford Golf and its improvement
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Trackman, Sam Putt Lab, TPI, ACS Software

DAPER’s Integrity:

This position, along with all DAPER coaches and staff, is responsible for the integrity of Stanford’s intercollegiate athletics program and for the reputation of Stanford University. This position is responsible for assuring that his/her involvement with Athletics Department activities maintains the integrity of the University’s reputation and does not negatively impact the relationship between the University and its faculty, staff, students and alumni. Additionally, this position must comply with University policies and procedures, NCAA and Pac-12 rules and regulations.

*Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.

Why Stanford is for you:  

Stanford University has revolutionized the way we live and enrich the world. Supporting this mission is our diverse and dedicated 17,000 staff. We seek talent driven to impact the future of our legacy. Our culture and unique perks empower you with:

  • Freedom to grow. We offer career development programs, tuition reimbursement, or audit a course. Join a TedTalk, film screening, or listen to a renowned author or global leader speak.
  • A caring culture. We provide superb retirement plans, generous time-off, and family care resources.
  • A healthier you. Climb our rock wall or choose from hundreds of health or fitness classes at our world-class exercise facilities. We also provide excellent health care benefits.
  • Discovery and fun. Stroll through historic sculptures, trails, and museums.
  • Enviable resources. Enjoy free commuter programs, ridesharing incentives, discounts and more!

Additional Information

Schedule: Full-time
Job Code: 1417
Employee Status: Regular
Grade: G99
Requisition ID: 83793