Head Cheerleading Coach
About Westfield State University:
In 1839, Horace Mann founded Westfield State University as the
first public higher education institution without barrier to race,
gender or economic class. Westfield State University is committed
to a policy of non-discrimination, equal opportunity, diversity and
affirmative action. We are dedicated to providing educational,
working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds
of all people including minorities, women, veterans, individuals
with disabilities and other protected persons, or individuals with
diverse cultural backgrounds.
Westfield State is the most residential of the state universities
in Massachusetts, with over 60% of our 5600 full-time undergraduate
students living on campus. The campus is ideally situated on the
edge of the Berkshire Mountains in western Massachusetts just 30
minutes from the thriving cultural centers of Northampton and
Amherst, and 1.5 hours from both Boston and Albany.
Head Cheerleading Coach
Reports to the Director of
$7,000 stipend biweekly
General Statement of Duties:
University invites application for the position of head
cheerleading coach. The head coach will oversee all aspects of
managing the cheerleading program. Responsibilities include, but
are not limited to, evaluating and recruiting qualified
student-athletes, organizing and conducting team practices,
overseeing/coaching cheerleaders at football and basketball home
games, participating in community events, preparing for and
fundraising for annual or bi-annual trip to national competition.
Coach will hire, supervise and evaluate part-time assistant coach.
Coach will adhere to all NCAA Division III, UCA, and institutional
and department policies and procedures.
- Bachelor's degree
- Experience as a high school or collegiate coach
For the majority of new employees, the minimum starting salary will
apply. Specific salary for current Westfield State University
employees and individuals currently working for the state of
Massachusetts must be calculated individually in accordance with
collective bargaining and state policies and procedures.
State job specifications for this position may be found at the
department of higher education website: http://www.mass.edu/foremployees/classificationspecs/classspecs-pers.asp
Westfield State University understands that persons with
disabilities may need assistance with the job application process
and/or with the interview process. For confidential assistance
regarding disability accommodations, please contact the Office of
Human Resources at (413) 572-8106.
Employment at Westfield State University is contingent upon a
background check that is satisfactory to the University. Failure to
provide written authorization for a background check will nullify
the offer of employment.
An on-line application is required.
candidate must submit an official transcript at the time of hire.
Interested candidates should electronically attach the following
- Cover Letter
- Contact information for three references *
- Copy of unofficial transcript of highest degree
* Provide the contact information for reference providers in the
reference section of the online application.
Deadline: The job posting will be open a minimum of ten days and,
if needed, will remain open until finalists have been
NOTE: If you need assistance completing your application please
contact our online Help Desk. The link to the help desk can be
found at the top of the page via Contact Us.
As a condition of employment, you will be required to
complete an initial series of COVID vaccination (2 doses of
Pfizer/Moderna or 1 dose of J&J) prior to coming to campus.
Initial booster doses are strongly encouraged for everyone who is
eligible. New employees will be required to provide proof of
vaccination to Human Resources prior to onboarding. Employees who
require a medical or religious exemption should email Tatyana
Horne, Associate Director of Employee Benefits, Recognition &
Transitions, at email@example.com.
To apply, visit https://westfield.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=165789&CNTRNO=26&TSTMP=0