Position Overview: Merrimack College invites candidates for the position of Assistant Coach for the Women’s Hockey Program within the Department of Athletics. This position is a full-time, 12-month position, reporting to the Director of Athletics.
Responsibilities: The Assistant Women’s Hockey coach will plan, organize, direct and evaluate all phases of a competitive intercollegiate Division I women’s hockey program. Primary duties include student-athlete recruitment and coaching, game and practice planning, scheduling, coordinating team travel, budget management, monitoring academic progress of student-athletes, fundraising, program planning and forecasting, and administration of the women’s hockey program within full compliance with NCAA, Hockey East and Merrimack rules and regulations.
Qualifications: This position requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree and previous coaching experience at the collegiate level. The ideal candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven recruiting skills and must have a commitment to academic success and student-athlete well-being. The candidate must demonstrate working knowledge of NCAA Division I Women’s Hockey Rules and Regulations.
To Apply: Interested candidates should apply online with resume, cover letter and references.
Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Merrimack College is a selective, independent, co-educational institution with approximately 3,000 graduate and undergraduate students from 22 states and 20 countries. Merrimack's beautiful 220-acre campus is situated 25 minutes north of Boston in North Andover, Massachusetts.