- Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach
- Social Work Faculty
- Head Cross Country Coach and Track Coach
- Scramble Band/Athletics Band Director
Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach
The Women’s Basketball program seeks qualified individuals to fill the JV - Assistant Coach for Women’s Basketball position. The Assistant Coach will assist the Head Women’s Basketball Coach in all aspects of the women’s basketball program, and will be in charge of the JV program, under direction of the Head Coach.
Some of the main responsibilities of the Assistant Coach, Women’s Basketball include: assisting Head Coach with recruiting, scouting, academic monitoring of student athletes; assisting Head Coach with the monitoring of budget operations for the basketball program; assisting Head Coach with public relations aspects in regard to recruiting, etc; assisting with conditioning of athletes and summer camp operations.
To be considered for this position, please submit a letter of inquiry and resume to Mark Fox, Head Women’s Basketball Coach, Bethel College.
Social Work Faculty
The Social Work Program at Bethel College (North Newton, Kansas) invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position to begin Fall 2016. Bethel’s BSW Social Work Program has been fully accredited since 1974 and enjoys a strong reputation among students, alumni, and area social service agencies. The candidate should be committed to BSW education, involvement in undergraduate research with students, and a collegial faculty community. Bethel College is a four-year, private, primarily residential liberal arts college affiliated with Mennonite Church USA. Applicants should be in sympathy with an academic community that values the pursuit of authentic faith, critical inquiry, peace-making, social justice, cross-cultural learning, and service.
A doctorate in social work or related field is strongly preferred; an MSW from a CSWE-accredited program and at least two years post-MSW social work practice experience is required. Preferred candidates will have experience and expertise to teach generalist practice, policy, and research in a BSW program as well as demonstrated ability to work with a diverse student body.
Responsibilities include teaching, institutional committee work and service, student recruitment and retention, and academic advising. Faculty research is encouraged and supported by the college. Field coordination will constitute one fourth of the position.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, graduate transcripts, an application, and three letters of reference with contact information including e-mail address to: Denise Krase, Office for Academic Affairs, Bethel College, 300 E. 27th Street, N. Newton, KS 67117 or via e-mail.
Review of applications will begin November 15, and continue until the position is filled. EOE/AA
Head Cross Country Coach and Track Coach
Bethel College seeks to hire a Head Coach of Track & Field and Cross Country who has a passion for recruiting and coaching quality NAIA student-athletes. The Head Coach will recruit, coach, develop and mentor student-athletes to their fullest potential through training, practices, meets, and championships. This position is a full time, 12-month appointment with benefits
Minimum Position Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree
- Proven record of recruiting and retaining quality student-athletes
- Collegiate Coaching experience
- Extensive knowledge of cross country, track and field and meet management
- Excellent organization, interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively to various audiences
- Ability and willingness to work effectively in a team atmosphere in the Athletic Department
- Strong commitment to the Bethel College, KCAC and NAIA philosophy
- Demonstrated commitment to the academic and athletic success of the student-athlete
- Ability to interact with members of the public and media.
Other responsibilities include but are not limited to academic oversight, fundraising promotion, public relations, coordinating summer camps and coaching clinics. The position reports directly to the Athletic Director. This position requires evening, weekend and some overnight travel. This is physically demanding position and may require heavy lifting.
Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to Kent Allshouse at firstname.lastname@example.org (no phone calls). Employment and first day of work is contingent upon successful completion of background check. A review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Scramble Band/Athletics Band Director
Bethel College of Kansas is seeking a Scramble Band/Athletics Band Director with experience in field band performance.
Duties would include giving direction to and promoting the vision and development of the athletics band program at Bethel College. The successful candidate would continue to recruit, direct, promote and maintain all aspects of the Athletics Band Program. The Athletics Band Director will report directly to the Athletic Director. The director may be required to teach up to one course per semester at the discretion of and assigned by the VPAA and Dean of Faculty.
The candidate must have the skills necessary to recruit and retain student participants along with the creativity and ability to work with a diverse set of equipment and technology. Interest in teaching and working with liberal arts students is required; previous field band experience is required. Master’s degree is preferred.
Rank and salary are commensurate with education, other qualifications and experience. For more details see the job description.
Bethel College is a four-year, private, primarily residential liberal arts college affiliated with Mennonite Church USA. Applicants should be in sympathy with an academic community that values the pursuit of authentic faith, critical inquiry, peace-making, social justice, cross-cultural learning, and service.
Please send a cover letter, transcripts, resume, Bethel College application of employment and contact information for three references to Rosa Barrera, Administrative Assistant to the President, 300 E. 27th St., North Newton, KS 67117 (Ph. 316-284-5241) or by email to email@example.com. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. AA/EOE