Assistant Women’s Rowing Coach and Associate in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
Location: NY, New York
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Coaching - Rowing
Internal Number: 90259
The Assistant Women’s Rowing Coach provides administrative, instructional, and recruiting support services under the direction and supervision of the Head Women’s Rowing Coach. RESPONSIBILITIES: -Achieving a high level of competency in sport skill instruction, motivation, and conduct of practice sessions under the direction of the Head Women’s Rowing Coach. -Recruiting student-athletes effectively under the direction of the Head Women’s Rowing Coach. -Assist in achieving competitive results that demonstrate athletic excellence. -Demonstrating a sincere interest in the social, emotional, academic development, as well as the athletic welfare of student-athletes. -Demonstrating excellent writing, speaking and listening abilities. -Exhibiting supportive and cooperative behavior in pursuing sport program goals established by the Head Women’s Rowing Coach. -Exhibiting leadership and professional behavior in dealing with student-athletes. -Completing all assignments made by the Head Women’s Rowing Coach including but not limited to budget management, scheduling, travel arrangements and alumni engagement. -Responsible for teaching in the required Physical Education program. -Participating in continuing education conferences, workshops, or meetings to increase professional skills and knowledge. -Exhibiting the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with adherence to NCAA, Council of Ivy League Presidents, University, and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations. -Contributing to the maintenance of good working relationships with all members of the Department. -Perform other duties as assigned by the Director, Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education.
A high level of competency in women’s rowing skill instruction and motivation, and understanding of the role of intercollegiate athletics in a highly competitive academic environment.
Strong recruiting, teaching and coaching skills.
An ability to build and maintain positive relationships with student athletes, staff and alumni.
Demonstrated success in coaching women’s rowing preferably at the NCAA. Division level
Valid Driver’s License.
Three to four years of experience as a collegiate rower.
One to three years of experience coaching at the junior, club, or collegiate level.
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