Employment Opportunities

Current employment opportunities in Ursinus College Athletics:

Assistant Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach (Part-Time)

The Assistant Men’s and Women’s tennis coach will be responsible for assisting the head coach with all aspects of leading a highly competitive program that competes at the Division III level in the Centennial Conference. Responsibilities will include conducting competitive drills and practices, as well as match day duties such as court set up, line ups, and in-match coaching.  The position requires excellent communication skills, as well as a passion for working with student-athletes.  All duties will be applicable to both the men’s and women’s teams. 

Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree, as well as knowledge of all rules of competitive match tennis. Playing or coaching experience at a higher education level preferred.

To apply, please submit resume, cover letter and names of three references to Human Resources, Ursinus College, 601 Main Street, Collegeville, PA 19426. Resumes can also be submitted via email to hr@ursinus.edu.

Assistant Women's Basketball Coach (Part-Time)

Responsibilities

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting in the organization and supervision of all aspects of a competitive women’s basketball program, recruitment of qualified student-athletes with a commitment to academic success and the ability to relate to those student-athletes, and compliance with NCAA, Ursinus College, and the Centennial Conference rules and regulations. 

Requirements and Qualifications

Candidate must possess excellent organizational skills and outstanding written and verbal communication abilities. Previous coaching and/or collegiate playing experience preferred. Ursinus College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Centennial Conference. 

Application

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume, along with three references, to head coach Margaret White at mwhite@ursinus.edu. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Women's Soccer Goalkeeping Coach (Part-Time)

Ursinus College invites applications for the position of a Part-Time Goalkeeping Coach for the women’s soccer program. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: developing goalkeepers, assisting in the organization and supervision of all aspects of a competitive soccer program, recruitment of qualified student-athletes with a commitment to academic success and the ability to relate to those student-athletes, and compliance with NCAA, Ursinus College, and the Centennial Conference rules and regulations. Candidate must possess excellent organizational skills and outstanding written and verbal communication abilities. Ursinus College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Centennial Conference. Please apply here. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Assistant Softball Coach (Part-time)

Ursinus College Invites applications for the position of Part-Time Assistant Softball Coach.  Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: assisting in the organization and supervision of all aspects of a competitive Softball program, recruitment of qualified student-athletes with a commitment to academic success and the ability to relate to those student-athletes, and compliance with NCAA, Ursinus College, and the Centennial Conference rules and regulations. MUST be able to travel to the team’s spring break trip. Candidate must possess excellent organizational skill and outstanding written and verbal communication abilities. Previous coaching and/or collegiate playing experience preferred. Ursinus College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Centennial Conference.

Interested candidates should apply online. Once you create an applicant account, you will be prompted to upload your cover letter, resume, and a list with contact information for three references to the applicant database. Cover letter should be specific in describing relevant experience and abilities. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Assistant Athletic Communications Director (Part-time)

The Ursinus College Athletic department has an immediate opening for a part-time Assistant Athletic Communications Director. This is a 20-hour-per-week appointment beginning September 1 and running through the end of the athletic year. The candidate will be responsible for assisting the Director of Athletic Communications in overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Athletic Communications Office, which services a highly successful program of 25 Division III sports teams in the Centennial Conference. 

Responsibilities:

  • Help to coordinate and staff all home events with the purpose of recording stats, managing the game ‘press box’ area, providing all announcements, and serving as the official scorer for all events.
  • Compile and report all required statistics to the Centennial Conference and NCAA. 
  • Nominate student-athletes for relevant Centennial Conference and coaches’ association awards by the publicized deadlines. 
  • Write press releases for events and special accomplishments for Ursinus website, local media, and campus communications. 
  • Serve as secondary media contact for all Ursinus sports and promote team stories to media outlets. 
  • Respond to media requests for articles, photos, interviews and videos.
  • Update and maintain Ursinus’ Athletic website with current statistics, records, game notes, rosters and photos, both during the season and after the season ends, for archival purposes.
  • Create game-day programs for home events
  • Work with coaches to promote team successes via the website (on and off the field), including but not limited to academic achievement, community service, individual athletic awards and recognition.
  • Help to coordinate and oversee the Athletic Department's social media presence across multiple platforms.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletic Communications 

Skills and Requirements:

  • Knowledge of StatCrew statistical software
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and planning ability
  • Knowledge of NCAA and Centennial Conference rules and regulations
  • Ability to manage student-workers. 
  • Some experience in web site management (presto), video production, social media platforms preferred
  • Ability to work varied schedules – nights and weekends during academic year
Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree. Sports Information experience at a higher education level is preferred. There is opportunity for the candidate to receive shared housing at a reduced rental fee, as well as a partial meal plan.
 

Interested candidates should apply online. Once you create an applicant account, you will be prompted to upload your cover letter, resume, and a list with contact information for three references to the applicant database. Cover letter should be specific in describing relevant experience and abilities.  Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.  

 

Ursinus is an EO/AA employer. Ursinus College does not discriminate on grounds of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, creed, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, disability, or other classification protected by applicable law in the administration of any of its educational programs or activities or with respect to employment.