Williams College is pleased to announce an opening for an Assistant Coach for Men's Crew. Reporting to the Head Coach of Men's Crew, this is a 10-month term position, with the possibility of renewal. The department seeks an energetic, talented, and spirited Assistant Coach to effectively coach, recruit and mentor walk-on and experienced rowing student - athletes. The Assistant Coach will have the opportunity to improve in their personal and professional skills preparing them for higher levels of coaching and program management.
Coaching responsibilities as assigned by the head coach
Plan and prepare practice/training schedules
Coordinate and supervise trips with Varsity and Freshmen team members
Recruit on campus students and coordinate recruitment of HS seniors
Create on-campus visit itineraries and official visit arrangements
Drive college vehicles when necessary
Assist and collaborate with coaching staff in day-to-day operations
Bachelor's Degree and collegiate rowing or coaching experience
Knowledge of NESCAC and NCAA Division III policies are preferred
Excellent communications skills and strong interpersonal skills are essential
Successful candidate will be self-motivated and possess the ability to recruit, teach and coach highly talented student-athletes who can succeed in a challenging academic environment
Ability to work with a diverse student body of students
Valid driver license
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Employment at Williams is contingent on the verification of background information submitted by the applicant, including the completion of a criminal record check, and education when applicable.
Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for non-discrimination, Williams College is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn and thrive.