Head Cheer Coach

Apply now Job no: 494649
Work type: Administrative Faculty Part Time
Location: Golden
Categories: Athletics/Recreation, Other

Position Title: Head Cheer Coach
Pay Range: 

$12.31 - $36.49 per hour

Mines takes into consideration a combination of candidate’s education, training and experience as well as the position’s scope and complexity, the discretion and latitude required in the role, work location, and external market and internal value when determining a salary level for potential new employees.

The Opportunity:

Provides leadership to develop and maintain a high-quality cheerleading program that promotes school spirit at the Colorado School of Mines. The head coach will support all participating students with developing their skills, teamwork, and promoting a fun environment.

  • Plans, organizes, and directs the cheer program
  • Plans, organizes, advertises, and conducts tryouts while maintaining the integrity of the selection process
  • Assesses skills and assigns team positions
  • Provides supervision and safety to the athletes at all times
  • Creates and environment conducive to learning and appropriate for the physical, social, and emotional development of the students
  • Reports student discipline problems and other related concerns
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • A minimum of 2 years of cheerleading coaching experience
  • USA Cheer Waiver
  • Concussion Acknowledgement
  • Identifying the Maltreatment of Children (every 2 years)
  • Youth Safety & Risk Management Certification (every 4 years) AND/OR
    • Modified version of the USA Cheer Safety & Risk Management Certification geared towards coaching young athletes 
    • Available under Take a Course in the USA Cheer Member Home
  • USA Cheer Safety & Risk Management Certification (every 4 years)
    • Available under Take a Course in the USA Cheer Member Home
  • First Choice Background Screening (every 2 years)
    • Must use the link provided under Take a Course in the USA Cheer Member Home
    • Results can take up to 10 business days to receive once submitted to First Choice
About Mines & Golden, CO:
Mines is consistently ranked among the top engineering colleges in the United States and ranks number one as the best public school in the state for best value colleges. Mines is located in the heart of Golden, Colorado, a western suburb of Denver.  The campus location offers a small-town ambiance with close proximity to all that the Denver metropolitan area has to offer with an abundance of cultural events, museums, theaters and sporting venues. An arid climate and an average 300 days of sunshine per year make the area an ideal place to live, work and play. We seek individuals who value a diverse and inclusive community – offering different perspectives, experiences, and cultures that enrich the educational and work experience. 
Equal Opportunity:

Colorado School of Mines is committed to equal opportunity for all persons.  Mines does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), ancestry, creed, marital status, race, ethnicity, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or current military service. Further, Mines does not retaliate against community members for filing complaints regarding or implicating any of these protected statuses.

Mines’ commitment to nondiscrimination, affirmative action, equal opportunity and equal access is reflected in the administration of its policies, procedures, programs and activities and in its efforts to achieve a diverse student body and workforce.

Through its policies, procedures and resources, Mines complies with federal law, Colorado state law, administrative regulations, executive orders and other legal requirements to prevent discrimination (including harassment or retaliation) within the Mines campus community and to address potential allegations of inequity or concerns for safety.

How to Apply:

Applicants will be asked to complete an online application (personal information, demographic information, references, veterans status) and upload a resume and cover letter (optional). References will not be contacted until later in the selection process and you will be informed before that contact is made.

Background Investigation Required: Yes

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