The Assistant Coach is a professional employee of the College with a primary duty of teaching and instructing student-athletes in the specific sport that is being coached. The vast majority of the Assistant Coach's time is spent on coaching/teaching duties, while a minority of the Assistant Coach's time is spent performing administrative duties. This position is part-time and non-benefit eligible.
Bachelor's degree (B.A. or B.S.) in a related discipline from an accredited four-year collegiate institution.
One to two years of coaching experience at the club, high school or college level. (Intercollegiate sport specific experience preferred).
Experience in coaching and knowledge of the fundamentals, tactics, and strategies of coaching intercollegiate sports with ability to recruit talented players for the program.
Knowledgeable and current on all College rules and regulations concerning eligibility and recruiting related to specific sport that is being coached.
Ability to handle emergency situations involving students.
Current driver's license and good driving record.
Ability to travel.
Ability to work evening, weekends, and some holidays.
This position does require the ability for regular physical exertion including heavy lifting (50lbs) and exposure to weather.
The position also requires the temperament and interpersonal skills to work well with the modes and moods of student-athletes within the stress and tension periods of intercollegiate athletics.
Current CPR and First Aid certification is preferred.
At the College's discretion, the education and experience prerequisites may be excepted where the candidate can demonstrate, to the satisfaction of the College, an equivalent combination of education and experience specifically preparing the candidate for success in the position.