Assistant Wrestling Coach

Cornell College invites applications for a full-time,12-month assistant wrestling coach. The assistant coach will assist the head coach with all aspects of the program. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to: coaching and developing student athletes athletically and assisting in their personal growth as young people, recruitment of qualified student-athletes, designing and implementing training, home contests and equipment management, travel planning, and other administrative duties as assigned by the head coach. 

Cornell College: Cornell College is a highly selective liberal arts college distinguished by its One Course At A Time curriculum. The academic immersion and unparalleled flexibility offered by this distinctive approach attract an ambitious student body from 47 states and 17 foreign countries. External endorsements include selection as one of the 40 Colleges That Change Lives, aU.S. News Top 100 liberal arts college, and a Fisk Guide to Colleges Best Buy. Founded in 1853, Cornell’s picturesque hilltop campus contains a mix of historic and modern facilities, ranging from the majestic King Chapel to the newly renovated Thomas Commons. It is located in Mount Vernon, Iowa—an urban fringe community recognized by Frommer’s as one of "America's Coolest Small Towns” and located in the heart of Iowa’s Creative Corridor.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required. Experience as a wrestler at the collegiate or high school level required. Coaching experience at the club or high school level required, collegiate level preferred. Must have valid driver's license.

Send resume, letter of application, and contact information for three references to:

Email (preferred): employment@cornellcollege.edu

Mail:   Cornell College
          Attn: Human Resources
          600 First Street SW
          Mount Vernon, IA 52314

Cornell is an AA/EO employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. Cornell complies with Iowa’s Smoke Free Air Act and participates in e-verify for verification of employment eligibility.