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Assistant Wrestling Coach Full Time

Qualified Applicants

Qualified applicants must submit information requested in the job posting. Unless otherwise specified, review of applicants will continue until positions are filled.

Assistant Wrestling Coach (Full- Time)

Under the direction of the Head Coach you will help run the collegiate Wrestling program at Newberry College. You will help instruct and develop student athletes; assist in making strategic decisions; assist in developing and implementing the overall recruiting strategy; and handle administrative responsibilities associated with the program operations, including recruiting logistics and planning, team travel details, and equipment ordering. You will also assist in fundraising efforts and running special events.


At minimum a bachelor’s degree required (Masters Preferred). 3 years of experience coaching wrestling at the NCAA level.


Must have outstanding technical, tactical and strategic knowledge of wrestling. Strong leadership, interpersonal and communications skills, including the ability to work with and relate well to a diverse group of athletes, administrators, and faculty & staff members as needed. Must be able to establish yourself as a respected coach to students, faculty, alumni, media, and the broader Newberry College community.


Must be administratively self-sufficient and be proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and web applications. Should have basic video filming, editing and analytical ability.


Send cover letter, resume with references to Cy Wainwright at


These job descriptions reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job identified and shall not necessarily be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job. Job descriptions do not constitute an employment agreement or contract of employment, expressed or implied. Unless designated in writing and signed by the College President, all College employees are considered to be EMPLOYED AT WILL. Newberry College reserves the right to change, alter and amend job descriptions, functions and duties at the pleasure of the College President or Board of Trustees.

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