Position Details

Assistant Men's and Women's Throws Coach


Virginia Wesleyan University has an immediate opening for a part-time Assistant Men’s and Women’s Throws Coach.  The Assistant Coach will aid the track and field program, specializing in the throws, while complying with all University, conference, and NCAA rules and regulations.  Duties include, but are not limited to: organizing and implementing the team’s training program, preparing the team for competitions, supervising and mentoring the student-athletes, recruiting talented student-athletes, and assisting in fundraising activities.  Some travel is involved.

Virginia Wesleyan University is Coastal Virginia’s premier university of the liberal arts and sciences.  Situated on a 300-acre park-like campus in Virginia Beach, the University annually enrolls approximately 1,600 students in undergraduate, graduate, and online programs. 

Bachelor’s degree required and at least two years of successful collegiate throws coaching or competitive experience.  Must possess a valid U.S. driver’s license and be authorized to work in the United States.

Please submit a letter of application, resume, and names and contact information of at least three professional references to employment@vwu.edu.

Please visit our website at www.vwu.edu.

All Virginia Wesleyan University employees, including primary contract services, are required to submit proof of full COVID-19 vaccination. A copy of an individual's vaccination card or certificate will be required upon employment.




Statement of Non-Discrimination

Virginia Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered on the basis of skills, experience, and qualifications without regard to race, religion, color, creed, gender, national and ethnic origin, age, marital status, covered veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, the presence of non-job-related medical disability, or any other legally protected status.