Position in Athletics

Founded by North Carolina Baptists in 1905, Gardner-Webb University employs individuals who participate in and wholeheartedly support Christian values.

Assistant Track Coach

Gardner-Webb University, a NCAA Division I Institution and a member of the Big South Conference, is seeking a full-time assistant track coach for throws.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Implementation of practice and training routines for male and female student-athletes
  • Assisting the Head Coach with the administration of the Men’s and Women’s Track & Field/Cross Country Program
  • Recruitment
  • Assisting in administrative duties.
  • Must abide by all NCAA, Big South and Gardner-Webb University regulations.


  • Bachelor degree and previous collegiate coaching experience is required.
  • Master’s degree, USATF Certification, and experience as a student-athlete are preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license is also required and a background check will be performed.


Review of applications will begin immediately, with deadline for application of June 22, 2021. Send information with references and a Statement of Faith to Head Track & Field Coach Brian Baker at [email protected]create new email. Applicants may also deliver their application materials to the Operations Center located at 412 South Main Street Shelby, NC 28152.