The Trinity Christian College Athletics Department is seeking a Head Coach for the men’s and women’s golf programs. This is a part-time, exempt, staff position. Application materials will be reviewed until the position is filled. Desired start date is by August 2019.
The head coach is responsible for the leadership, development, and management of his/her respective program. The ideal candidate will possess a well-rounded set of skills that include a demonstrated ability to recruit, instruct, and develop student athletes.
A completed bachelor’s degree is required. Prior college coaching experience strongly preferred.
Completed application materials will include:
A brief cover letter and a professional resume,
A written statement that describes his/her Christian faith commitment and how it is expressed through involvement with the body of Christ and participation in a local church,
A brief written statement that describes his/her desire and demonstrated capacity to work in a Christian liberal arts college with a commitment to diversity. See Trinity’s mission statement for context: http://www.trnty.edu/About-Us/mission.html, and
A brief written statement that describes how he/she might work toward the college’s purpose and outcomes for student life and athletics through his/her coaching. These purpose and outcomes are:
To cultivate a community in which student [athletes] flourish as they encounter the Triune God with their whole lives and discover the joy of their vocation. We embody this purpose in our work in confident hope that all students – blessed by God, redeemed by Christ, and equipped by the Spirit – will:
Communicate about their emerging vocation as a joyful response to God’s calling
Participate in creative and redemptive activity that develops community
Demonstrate a growing maturity that expresses itself in consistency between belief and behavior
Engage in diverse communities
Tell the story of who they are and how they are being formed in Christ
About Trinity Christian College
Trinity Christian College is a four-year liberal arts college located in Palos Heights, Illinois, a suburb twenty miles southwest of Chicago. Since its founding in 1959, Trinity has provided its students with an excellent Christian higher education in the Reformed tradition. The College enrollment in the traditional program is about 1,000 with a vibrant residential program. We offer majors in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, as well as professional programs in accounting and business administration, nursing, education, computer science, criminal justice, and exercise science. Trinity also offers master’s programs in counseling psychology and special education as well as degree completion programs in education, business, and psychology. Trinity Christian College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Trinity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from diverse candidates.