Coaching, Coaching - Field Hockey, Coaching - Lacrosse
4 Year Degree
Centre College, founded in 1819, offers its students a world of opportunities, highlighted by one of the nation’s premier study abroad programs and a faculty ranked #5 in the nation for “Best Undergraduate Teaching” at a liberal arts college by U.S. News & World Report in 2013. Located on 152-acres in Danville, Ky., the heart of the Bluegrass Region of Central Kentucky, Centre is a proud member of the NCAA Division III, a founding member of the Southern Athletic Association, and back-to-back winner of the SAA’s Presidents’ Cup (2013 and 2014).
JOB DESCRIPTION Centre College invites qualified applicants for the full-time position of Assistant Field Hockey / Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach. Reporting to the Head Field Hockey Coach, as well as the Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach, this position is involved in all aspects of running highly-competitive field hockey and women’s lacrosse programs, including but not limited to: identifying and recruiting successful student-athletes, skill development during practices and games, scouting, monitoring student-athlete academic progress, and other duties as assigned.
This position requires compliance with all NCAA, SAA, and Centre College rules and regulations.
Ten-month, full-time position with competitive salary and includes complete benefit package.
Deadline to apply is: April 27, 2018
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED
Bachelor’s degree and previous collegiate playing experience required. Previous collegiate coaching preferred. A commitment to the Division III philosophy; knowledge of NCAA and SAA rules; and a demonstrated ability to recruit, retain, and mentor student-athletes are essential. Additional qualifications include communication skills that allow for the ability to teach, motivate, and counsel student-athletes effectively as well as being self-motivated, positive, energetic, eager to teach, and a willingness to travel.