The Physical Education, Recreation, and Athletics (PERA) Department is seeking an individual with experience working within a community of diverse students and colleagues. Successful candidates will by their teaching, coaching, administrative, professional skills, leadership and service demonstrate they can contribute to the diversity and excellence of athletics, the department and our community. The PERA Department is currently accepting applications for a ¾ time (.75 FTE/July-June) appointment as Assistant Coach of Women’s Basketball/Athletic Communications Assistant. This part-time faculty position is benefits eligible and is appointed on an annual basis.
Basketball Responsibilities: Assist the Head Coach with all aspects of the program; including the planning and execution of successful and challenging practices, coaching, player development, game preparation, recruiting, scouting, fundraising and other duties as assigned by the Head Coach.
Athletic Communications Responsibilities: Provide support to the Sports Information office in promoting the Athletic program’s varsity sports during the fall and spring seasons. Assist with webcasting home events as well as special events. Update web site, photo galleries, record books, student athlete bios, etc. Assist with the creation of materials for the end of year celebration.
Start date is July 1, 2019.
A bachelor’s degree is required. CPR, AED, and First Aid certification, valid driver’s license and clearance to drive College vehicles required upon hire. The successful candidate must have collegiate playing experience, leadership skills, role modeling, organizational, and interpersonal skills and have an understanding of NCAA Division III and NEWMAC conference regulations. Experience using Front Rush recruiting software a plus but not required. Excellent writing skills and attention to detail required for the communications responsibilities.
About Wellesley College
Wellesley College is a liberal arts college for women located just 12 miles west of Boston, is a 500-acre campus of woodlands, hills, meadows, an arboretum, ponds, miles of footpaths, fitness trails, and athletic fields and facilities borders scenic Lake Waban. The mission of Wellesley College is to provide an excellent liberal arts education for women who will make a difference in the world.Wellesley's reputation as a place of teaching, learning and sharing extends far beyond our classrooms, and our mission to make a difference extends beyond the students. Each member of our community-students, faculty and staff- make a difference in one another's lives, and in the life of the College. We strive to recruit and retain a diverse blend of talented, enthusiastic individuals who will take full advantage of the extraordinary environment and resources available to them to further their lives and careers.Join us in shaping the minds and lives of our students, and our collective future. If interested, send cover letter and resume to: Human Resources Office, Wellesley College, 106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA 02481; or to apply online, please use the following link: http://career.wellesley....edu/. Wellesley College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution and employer. Successful candidates must be able to work effectively in a culturally diverse environment. Applications from women, minorities, veterans and candidates with disabilities are encouraged.Visit our website at www.wellesley.edu/HR/