Part-time Head Men’s Cross Country Head Coach
Part-time Head Men’s Cross Country Head Coach
Start Date
Student Services
Union Affiliation
Application Deadline
Supervision Received
Director of Athletics
Supervision Exercised
Supervises subordinate professional, classified and student personnel in area of responsibility as assigned

General Responsibilities

 Head Men’s Cross Country Head Coach

Posting:  January 2022
Position:  Head Men’s Cross Country Coach (Part time)
Deadline for application:  31 January 2022

Please note, this is a non-benefitted, part-time, seasonal position

General Statement of Duties:  The Head Coach should possess the ability to effectively communicate and motivate student-athletes, as well as manage team dynamics. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: manage program administrative duties; work cohesively with Academy support departments; schedule, recruit and retain academically and athletically qualified student-athletes; organize and conduct fundraising, team building and community outreach events; monitor student-athlete’s academic progress; manage team budget per the purchasing guidelines established by the Academy and Athletic department. The position requires the ability to demonstrate and teach sport specific skills and effectively communicate strategies. The candidate must be knowledgeable of, and abide by, all Academy policies, NCAA Division III policies, and conference (MASCAC) requirements. This position requires long hours, evenings and weekends.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Demonstrated commitment to the NCAA Division III philosophy
  • Coaching experience
  • Recruiting experience
  • A valid driver’s license is required. Must be willing to travel.  

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Understanding of the unique mission of a maritime academy
  • Ability to multitask


$8,500 annually

How to Apply

To apply, please submit the following documents:  cover letter, resume, MMA application, Affirmative Action form, and contact information of three (3) professional references.  These forms are located on the employment opportunities under Human Resources on the MMA website:  Application materials may be saved, attached, and sent electronically to  Alternatively, submit application materials by USPS to:  Human Resources Department, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532.  Finalist must complete background check and COVID-19 vaccine verification.

Massachusetts Maritime Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strongly encourage members from historically underrepresented communities, women and veterans to apply.