Head Esports Coach
Chowan University, a graduate, co-educational, residential, church- related institution located on a beautiful campus in northeastern North Carolina in the historic town of Murfreesboro, is accepting applications for the position of Head Coach - ESports. This is a full-time, exempt position and is offered with a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package.
The ideal candidate will be experienced in planning and implementing a competitive and engaging Esports program at the University. Responsibilities include planning and implementing in-season and off-season training for student athletes as well as providing oversight for daily practice sessions that are instructive and progressive. In addition, this position will be responsible for the management of the ESports Program’s budget and resources while reflecting the high standards of ethical conduct, integrity and compliance with all governing bodies within the athletic associations as well as the high standards of Chowan University. The Head Coach is also responsible for creating an environment that is supportive of individual differences and maximizes the educational and athletic development of student-athletes. Successful candidate will also be responsible for all related administrative duties as assigned including the recruitment, retention of student athletes, and full oversight of the ESports program.
A bachelor’s degree is required, graduate degree preferred. A minimum of three years’ experience in coaching ESports or like discipline. Proficiency in ESports and NCAA DII rules and regulations, ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies and experience in supporting and engaging student athletes with the ESports domain. A valid and clear motor vehicle record is required of this position.
Applicants should send a letter of interest, resume and three (3) professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org. The search process will begin immediately and continue until filled. Candidates are encouraged to visit the University website at www.chowan.edu for further information. Chowan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, genetic information or age in its programs and activities.