Excellent Benefit Package: Employer paid Health and Dental Insurance plus vacation, sick leave, personal days, tuition remission to include family, etc. Send completed employment application, resume and transcripts to Personnel Director, Pratt Community College, 348 NE S.R. 61, Pratt, KS 67124. 620-450-2139. Visit our web site www.prattcc.edu to apply online or download application. AA/EOE
General Description and Purpose
The Assistant Track Coach-Field Events is delegated the responsibility for helping with the development, organization, supervision, and management of the Track Team.
Understand, support and enforce all policies, athletic as well as academic, as expressed by the Board of Trustees and Administration of Pratt Community College. This will be done in letter, intent and spirit.
Assist the head coach in implementing a long range plan for the improvement of the track program.
Assist the head coach in actively recruiting for the program and institution.
Support and assist the head coach in all practice and game settings deemed necessary.
Assist the head coach with schedules, budgets and inventory of the track program.
Remain current with professional literature.
Be an active member of the Beaver Backer Booster Club and actively participate in fund-raising for the athletic program, including respective sport.
Help monitor and maintain practice facilities.
Participate with the head coach in an annual evaluation of the track program.
Assist the head coach in monitoring all track student athletes living on or off campus.
Recruit student athletes who are in good social standing not only in their respective high schools, but in their communities as well.
Work towards preserving the student athletes' acceptable social standing in both the institution and the Pratt community.
Recruit sufficient numbers necessary to operate a meaningful program and to add to the student population as well.
Other duties as assigned by Head Track Coach and Athletic Director.
Coordination and Accountability Tasks
Remain current with and abide by NJCAA and Jayhawk Conference rules and regulations.
Supervises the Following Staff
Assist with supervision of all student workers involved with the Track program including managers, statistician, etc.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and other Characteristics
Willingness to understand the community college role and mission.
Ability to communicate effectively with staff, faculty, administration and community.
Ability to communicate with and command respect from students and serve as a role model to them.
Coaching and/or playing experience at the high school level required.
Coaching and/or playing experience at the college level preferred.
Bachelors degree required
Certifications and/or Licensure
Office setting as well as outdoor work in various weather conditions.
Position requires evening and weekend work.
About Pratt Community College
The mission of Pratt Community College is maximum student learning, individual and workforce development, high quality instruction and service, and community enrichment.
Pratt Community College is proud to be a part of the community in Pratt, Kansas. With more than 80 years of history, PCC is a two-year public, comprehensive community college and an area vocational school. We offer a well-rounded general education for the student planning to transfer to a four-year college or university. For our technical students, we provide the skills needed to enter directly into the workforce. Some of our hallmark programs include Electrical Power Lineman Technology, Ag Power Technology, Automotive Technology and Nursing. We are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. This accreditation reflects the high quality of our academic and technical programs.
Pratt Community College is an affordable way to obtain a top-notch education. The average student who attends Pratt Community College for two years instead of a four year university saves $5,500 on average over those two years. PCC has a generous scholarship package and is a gran...ting institution for federal financial aid. Scholarships are available for athletics, academics, technical programs, fine arts and more.
PCC provides an active campus environment for more than 350 residents housed in six residence halls. The newest is Wojciechowski Hall, housing 72 students in apartment style suites, and was completed in 2010. There are two other co-ed halls, North Hall and Scholarship Hall, completed in 1998 and 2002 respectively. In addition to numerous student activities, the college offers over a dozen student organizations and clubs with additional opportunities to participate in music, arts, and athletics - both collegiate and intramural. PCC is a member of the highly competitive NJCAA Region VI, Jayhawk West Conference and offers 7 men's and 7 women's programs, including the newest addition, soccer. While the average daily attendance on campus averages 500-600 students, we service more than 3,000 students annually. These students consist of full-time, part-time, on and off-campus and online.