Position Summary: Monmouth University is seeking applications for a 1st Assistant Field Hockey Coach in the Athletics department.
The candidate would be expected to: act as the recruiting coordinator and travel coordinator; perform scouting and film break down; evaluate potential student-athletes, building communication with specific group of recruits, including phone calls, campus visits and transcript evaluation; assume a specific role in practice and game settings; be present for all weight training, conditioning sessions, team meetings and practice time throughout the fall and spring seasons; oversee individual player skill development.
Required Degree, License or Certifications: Valid Automobile Driver's License in your state of principal residence, Bachelor's degree, CPR and NCAA recruiting certification must be attained within six months from date of hire
Required Skills or Software: Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information appropriately, Must have an understanding of the University's concern for academics as well as athletic excellence, Basic Knowledge of MS Word 2013, Basic Knowledge of MS Excel 2013
Required Years of Experience: 3
Other Requirements: College playing or coaching experience at the Division I level and/or international playing or coaching experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Knowledge of a film breaking system.
Located along New Jersey’s northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier private, liberal arts institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. Comprehensive in scope, the University enrolls approximately 6,300 students in more than 50 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including two doctoral programs.
Small classes geared toward individual attention, and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University’s welcoming learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education, while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth’s faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by involving undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.
Just one hour from New York City, and close to Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture that is rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University’s 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic beauty of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which serves as home for more than half of the University’s student-athletes. A host of unique cultural experiences are available just outside the University’s gates—from Asbury Park’s legendary music scene and growing LGBT community, to Red Bank’s theater and dining hub, to Long Branch’s redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.
Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review’s “The Best 382 Colleges,” and Money magazine’s “Best Colleges for Your Money.”