Head Track & Field Coach

Southern Virginia University invites qualified individuals to apply for full-time employment as the University’s Head Track & Field Coach. Southern Virginia University is a NCAA Division III member of the Capital Athletic Conference.

Job Summary

The Head Track & Field Coach reports directly to the Athletic Director and is responsible for directing Southern Virginia University’s track & field program.

General Duties

  • Responsible for recruiting members of the track & field team
  • Recruits and supervises track & field coaching staff
  • Ensures compliance with Title IX and NCAA rules and regulations as well as University policy and procedures
  • Works with players to ensure their success both on and off the track and in and out of the classroom
  • Leads and serves the University and staff by example in supporting the mission, rules, and policies of the University as well as their work ethic and overall job performance
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Prior coaching experience preferred
  • Valid Virginia driver’s license

Southern Virginia is an equal opportunity employer. Review of applications will begin immediately. To be given full consideration, applications should be submitted as soon as possible. Completed applications will include a cover letter, resume, and three professional references. These materials should be submitted electronically to jason.lamb@svu.edu or deidra.dryden@svu.edu.