In the role of part-time assistant coach, this person will provide support to the head coach in all aspects of administering and conducting a collegiate sports team program.
Duties and Responsibilities (in descending order of importance)
1.Be knowledgeable of, and abide by, all College policies, NCAA Division III policies, and conference requirements; Follow established guidelines and procedures; Abide by NCAA Division III; Great Northeast Athletic Conference.
2.Assist in the recruitment of prospective student-athletes in partnership with Admissions; Encourage applications from a diverse group and large geographic area; Execute an annual recruiting plan identifying specific outcomes to be achieved; Maintain database of information regarding recruiting, including number of contacts, number applied, number visited, number accepted, and number enrolled; Correspond with prospects using a variety of communication channels; including written, in person contact, phone, home visits, and official visits and texts; Coordinate on campus overnight visits; Attend large showcase recruiting summer events. 3. Assist in executing an instructional practice and competitive game schedule based on an assessment of the student-athletes’ abilities including pre and post season and traditional and non-traditional seasons; Execute, in collaboration with the head coach, organized and objective based practices; Enhance individual as well as team sport skills; Utilize various coaching and motivational strategies; Improve athletes’ talents, skills, and development of leadership.
4.Function as a member of the Athletic Department working together for common objectives; Communicate and cooperate with department staff to facilitate group purpose and mission; Responsible for your own work; Clearly communicate in written and verbal form.
5. Stay current with the sport-specific developments in the profession;Take responsibility for upholding College and athletic conference policies; Support the need for process and/or technology changes and demonstrate advantages to others; Support the head Coach and team expectations.
Bachelor’s degree required and/or related work experience.
Must be willing to travel
Must be willing to work nights and weekends
Previous coaching and playing experience required; preferably at the collegiate level
Additional Salary Information: part time, exempt
Total Compensation: $12,000
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