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Background Check Statement:
Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditioned upon the University's receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report.
Eligibility for Employment:
Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed.
Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred. At least one year of College coaching and recruiting experience preferred.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The Assistant Wrestling Coach instructs the assigned wrestling team with the fundamentals and skills necessary for a successful program.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Duties assigned by the head coach.
Administering all phases of a Division I Wrestling Program, including recruitment and retention of student-athletes, ensuring academic integrity, fostering alumni and community relations, coaching practice and game-day.
Help build the camp numbers as a means to raise money for the Wrestling Program.
Demonstrate commitment to all rules and regulations of Appalachian State University, the Southern Conference and the NCAA.
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.