The mission of Princeton University Department of Athletics is to strive for excellence in academics and athletics, while embracing equity in opportunity, good sportsmanship, and ethical conduct. In keeping with this mission, the role of the First Assistant Coach of Women's Ice Hockey is to provide a quality varsity program that will challenge and develop the physical, mental and personal abilities of student-athletes of a Division I program.
- Team preparation – Assist in the preparation necessary to compete at the Division I level.
- Training – Assist the head coach with the planning and execution of all practices.
- Scouting Reports – Compile scouting reports for every opponent.
- Serve as recruiting coordinator in the recruitment of top women ice hockey student-athletes of high moral character who demonstrate the desire to excel in academics and athletics. This is including, but not limited to, attending primary evaluation sites to identify talent, travel to contests/tournaments to evaluate prospects, and making home visits to talk to top prospects and parents. All while maintaining compliance with NCAA, ECAC and IVY LEAGUE legislation. The assistant coach must pass the NCAA Certification Exam each year before the academic year begins.
- Adhere to Ivy League, ECAC and NCAA rules and regulations.
- Work within the framework of the Department of Athletics administration and coaches.
- Successful background in coaching, preferably at the collegiate level.
- Previous recruiting experience.
- Collegiate playing experience.
- Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.