Full-time, BJU Education Group, Benefitted

BJA Athletic Director

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POSITION SUMMARY:  Lead and administer BJA’s athletic programs and physical education department


Vital characteristics and behaviors

  • Incarnates BJA’s mission and guiding principles
  • Regularly collaborates with principals’ direction regarding all aspects of the athletic department
  • Effectively communicates internally (e.g., coaches, teachers, students, Leadership Team, BJU departments) and externally (e.g., parents, schools, community)
  • Effectively delegates responsibilities and roles to athletic staff
  • Mentors athletic department employees

Key Results Area #1 Develop a highly effective physical education program

  • In collaboration with school principals, coordinate PE program, leading PE teachers
  • Teach PE-related course as needed

Key Results Area #2 Develop a culture of exemplary athletic teams

  • Organize athletic programs for both individual and program development
  • Lead coaches and athletic staff, including recruiting, selecting, developing, and collaborating with them
  • Oversee scheduling and facilitation of all athletic events, including facilities and equipment, transportation, ticket sales and financial accounting
  • Plan and manage budgets


  • At least five years experience teaching/as athletic director or similar role
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in education, sports management, or related field; or equivalent training and experience
  • Excellent managerial skills
  • Comfortable in a digital environment and able to learn new systems as needed
  • Ability to plan and implement teaching and coaching assignments
  • Teaching certification helpful; or will apply for a teaching certificate from the South Carolina Association of Christian Schools
  • Physical requirements: prolonged periods of sitting at desk and working on a computer; able to lift up to 50 pounds; able to traverse various athletic grounds and facilities


Required Education: Bachelors
Required Experience: 5+
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1700 Wade Hampton Blvd.   |   Greenville, SC 29614 864.242.5100 Ext. 3003

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