Northeast Community College
The purpose of this position is to operate the rodeo program for male and female student-athletes. The head rodeo coach mentors and trains student-athletes, and focuses on their academic and personal success. This is accomplished by planning, organizing, directing, and monitoring all aspects of the Northeast Community College rodeo program. This includes recruiting, supervising and monitoring student-athletes conduct and academic eligibility, supervising conditioning and training of the student-athletes, planning team travel, following and enforcing National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA) rules and regulations, providing quality coaching and instruction to student-athletes during practice and competition, ensuring safety regulations and procedures are followed, and overseeing the rodeo budget. Other duties include attending Booster events, fundraising for the Northeast Athletic Department and rodeo program, monitoring study halls, and hosting rodeo skills camps.
Education: Associate’s Degree required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
Experience: Requires a minimum of one year rodeo coaching experience at the collegiate or high school level and knowledge of National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA) rules and policies governing college rodeo athletes and staff. In addition, experience in recruiting student-athletes, fundraising, and public relations is preferred.