Our goal is to build a program that is recognized as the best in Canada. We have a reputation for excellence in academics coupled with a strong sense of community, which fosters personal growth. Athletic activities are an important part of the Laurier experience. This is reflected in our long tradition of achievement in inter-university competition. Alumni and students continue to provide significant support to our football program. We are seeking an outstanding individual to manage the revitalization of our football operations as...
Manager & Head Coach
You will ensure that the environment in the football program promotes the holistic development of student athletes and manage the overall football program including budgets and personnel recruitment and evaluation. Specific responsibilities will include coaching, recruiting, and monitoring the academic progress of student athletes, managing the football staff, and designing and delivering revenue generating programs, which meet the program's financial objectives. As well, you will be responsible for building relationships with alumni, the media, and the entire Wilfrid Laurier community. You will report to the Director of Athletics and Recreation. The Director receives significant support from the WLU Football Advisory Board, the Golden Hawk Football 5th Quarter Club, and the WLU students in partnership with the University. Your strong sports managerial experience coupled with a technical background with practical coaching experience at a highly competitive level will be reflected in the results that you have achieved. Leadership competencies will include the ability to identify long term goals while delivering success on the field on a consistent basis. You possess the values that are aligned with our high standards. Your preferred qualifications include a minimum of a Bachelor's degree, Level III NCCP certification, five years of experience, and proven competence as a manger and coach.
We welcome those who share our vision and ongoing pursuit of excellence. Please apply in writing by April 1, 2003 to:
Mr. PETER BAXTER
, Director of Athletics and Recreation
Wilfrid Laurier University, c/o Human Resources Department
75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON N2L 3C5
Fax: (519) 884-4203 e-mail: email@example.com
While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We are committed to employment equity and encourage applications from the designated groups.