Cheer Team Head Coach, Waukesha

Wisconsin, United States
Salary Not specified
Jun 15, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Part Time

Cheer Team Head Coach, Waukesha

General Information
  • Job Title:Cheer Team Head Coach
  • Location:
    • 100 N East Ave
    • Waukesha, WI, 53186
    • United States
  • Employee Type:Part-Time Coach
  • Job Category:Rec Sports, Staff

Coaching Responsibilities:
  • Provide an enthusiastic, motivated, professional example for students to follow
  • Communicate on a regular basis with the Director of Campus Recreation regarding team activities, funding, issues and injuries
  • Organize and lead all practices (duties may be delegated to team Assistant Coach when appropriate and safe)
  • Attend practices and performances, i.e. football and basketball games
  • Address all team issues promptly and professionally utilizing the Director of Campus Recreation when necessary
  • Work with the Director of Campus Recreation in scheduling facilities for practices and competitions
  • Communicate well with the Assistant Coach to keep the team organized and growing
  • Enforce the rules of the team, including those regarding tardiness, missed practices and/or games, and sportsmanship
  • Hold tryouts to select new members of the Cheer Team
  • Promote a spirit of cooperation and friendship between the Cheer Team and the Dance Team
  • Plan team-building, and morale-building activities for the squad
  • Provide supervision to the Cheer Assistant Coach
  • Organize and administer team fundraising and alumni activities, camp/clinic programs, as well as participating in departmental and University fundraising activities
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Education and/or Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree (required)
  • Master's degree (preferred)
  • Current with trends and experience in Cheerleading and choreography
  • Requires excellent communication, managerial and planning skills

Interpersonal Skills:
  • The ability to enthusiastically and positively promote the University and its Intercollegiate Athletics as well as RecSports programs is essential
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Sensitivity to the needs of students and an understanding of their overall educational goals as well as the academic mission of the University
  • Ability to conduct self in a productive, professional manner, and serve as a positive role model to students at all times
  • Ability to recruit quality students
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of records and information
  • Possess the willingness and ability to support and advance the">University mission.

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