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Assistant Coach, Field Hockey

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number: 0600527
Position Title: Assistant Coach, Field Hockey
FLSA: Non-Exempt
Job Type: Part-Time
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Position Type: Staff
Department: Athletics
Job Summary/Basic Function:

The Assistant Coach, Field Hockey works with the head coach in helping to teach the skills necessary for a successful athletics program. The successful candidate will assist in organizing and conducting individual student-athlete workouts, team practices, opposing team scouts and game day preparations. The Assistant Coach, Field Hockey will assist in the evaluation and recruitment of qualified prospective student-athletes, preparation and management of the team operating budget and help to develop a team recruitment plan that will include travel, mailings and budget maintenance. It is imperative that the Assistant Coach, Field Hockey comply with all NCAA, NEWMAC and Wheaton College rules and regulations and help to ensure all student-athletes do the same. Travel locally, regionally and nationally to find prospective student-athletes and the ability to transport teams by College van as needed is required.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in related field and 1-3 years of high school or collegiate coaching experience required, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Valid driver’s license required.
• The candidate must be able to work independently and have the ability to work evenings and weekends from September through May.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Collegiate playing experience preferred.

Physical Demands
ADA Statement:

Individuals must possess these knowledges, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that the individual can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.

Eeo Statement

Wheaton is a private coeducational liberal arts college within easy commuting distance of Boston and Providence. We have 1,600 undergraduates from 43 US States and 68 countries. More than 20% of our undergraduates are domestic students of color. Wheaton College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability. In a continuing effort to maintain and enrich an intellectually diverse learning environment, the Department and the College actively encourages applications from women and members of underrepresented groups.

Posting Date: 07/14/2017
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Open Until Filled Yes

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