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Assistant Coach, Field Hockey

Albany, NY - Posted on: Monday 07/11/16


About University at Albany:

Established in 1844 and designated a University Center of the State University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany's broad mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and public service engages a diverse student body of more than 17,300 students in eight schools and colleges across three campuses.

Located in Albany, New York, New York State's capital, the University is convenient to Boston, New York City and the Adirondacks.

Job Description:

The University at Albany, a member of the America East Conference, invites applications for a full-time (12-month) position as Assistant Coach, Field Hockey.  The Assistant Coach will assist the Head Coach in all phases of a Division I program.  This includes, but is not limited to: recruitment and retention of academically and athletically qualified student-athletes; overall program administration; alumni, community and media relations; practice and game coaching and compliance with University, NCAA and America East Conference rules and regulations.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from a college or university accredited by a U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization
  • Previous successful (nationally ranked) D-I collegiate field hockey coaching experience (3-years minimum) and D-I playing experience
  • Goalkeeper coaching experience is mandatory.
  • Must have international recruiting networks and be knowledgeable of international recruitment
  • Attention to detail, strong organizational skills, effective oral and written communication skills a must
  • Knowledge of and commitment to NCAA rules are essential. 
  • A demonstrated ability to recruit and work with culturally diverse groups of people is required. 
  • Must be available to work evenings and weekends

Additional Information:

Professional Rank and Salary Range: Division I Assistant Coach, SL-2

Start Date: As soon as possible

A review of applications will begin immediately. Closing date for receipt of applications August 8, 2016.

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, or Clery Act, mandates that all Title IV institutions, without exception, prepare, publish and distribute an Annual Security Report. This report consists of two basic parts: disclosure of the University's crime statistics for the past three years; and disclosures regarding the University's current campus security policies. The University at Albany's Annual Security Report is available in portable document format [PDF] by clicking this link http://police.albany.edu/ASR.shtml


To Apply:

Please apply online via http://albany.interviewexchange.com/candapply.jsp?JOBID=73676

Application Instructions:

Applicants MUST submit the following documents:

  • Resume/CV
  • Cover letter stating all the required minimum qualifications and any of the applicable preferred qualifications
  • Names and contact information of three references

Note: After submitting your resume/CV, the subsequent pages give you instructions for uploading additional documents (i.e. cover letter etc.).

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