Stevens Institute of Technology invites applications for the full-time position of Assistant Women’s Field Hockey Coach and Coordinator of Student Athlete Development. Stevens is a member of the Empire 8 and NCAA Division III and offers 26 varsity sports (13 for men and 13 for women), 13 club sports, a wide variety of intramural sports and special events, an extensive outdoor adventure program and a wide selection of wellness/fitness classes. Located in Hoboken, New Jersey, a historic small town that is just minutes away from Manhattan, Stevens has an enrollment of over 3,100 undergraduate students.
Position (full-time): Assistant Women’s Field Hockey Coach and Coordinator of Student Athlete Development. Available 2018-19 and 2019-20.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required and Master’s degree preferred. Previous field hockey playing experience at the collegiate level is required and coaching experience is strongly preferred. Certification in CPR, First Aid and AED is required and can be attained upon start date. The successful candidate is expected to complete a number of other trainings and professional development activities as they are offered at the university and the NCAA.
Responsibilities: Assist the head coach in managing all aspects of a competitive NCAA Division III field hockey program. The top priority must be the overall collegiate experience of the student-athlete and enhancing a positive and healthy team culture that encourages growth and development.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to assisting in all of the following areas including the oversight of student-athlete academic progress; recruitment of appropriate student-athletes; planning and direction of team practices and game days; film assessments, planning match and training tactical strategies; tracking of team budgets; ordering team supplies and equipment; fund raising and alumni relations; coordination of team travel; and any other duties as needed.
A secondary responsibility of Coordinator of Student Athlete Development will require additional work within the athletic department with the Student Athlete Advisory Committee, coordinating with outside offices at the institution to create life skill development opportunities for all student athletes, and any other administrative duties as assigned by the Athletic Director or other department staff.
The preferred candidate will have an interest in pursuing a career in collegiate athletics.
Salary: Full time with benefits, plus additional NCAA funding for professional development.
Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
Procedure: To apply for position please go to https://stevens.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/External. Applications will only be accepted through the online system. Please do not call, mail, email or fax applications. Applications should include cover letter, resume and list of three professional references. Additional inquiries may be directed to Meredith Spencer-Blaetz, Head Field Hockey Coach at firstname.lastname@example.org.
www.stevens.edu and www.stevensducks.com Stevens Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accordingly, Stevens adheres to an employment policy that prohibits discriminatory practices or harassment against applicants or employees based on legally impermissible factor(s) including, but not necessarily limited to, race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, nationality, citizenship status, age, ancestry, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information, pregnancy or pregnancy-related medical conditions, disability, or any protected military or veteran status.
Stevens is building a diverse faculty, staff and student body and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.