| The College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, Catholic and ecumenical liberal arts college with approximately 1,500 undergraduate students and 300 graduate students, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, New York City. Our beautiful 70-acre campus of rolling lawns and wooded hills overlooking the Hudson River is just 12 miles from midtown Manhattan. |
Job Description Founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York, the College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, independent liberal arts college. Committed to the Catholic tradition and ecumenism, the College combines a strong core curriculum with a full array of majors in the liberal arts and, within the tradition of liberal education, selected professional fields of study. The Department of Athletics seeks to provide a student’s education that extends beyond knowledge, skills and preparation for work. We seek the development of the whole person. In the spirit of Vincent de Paul and Elizabeth Ann Seton, the Department of Athletics believes that building relationships and respect for others will lead to team unity, cohesiveness, confidence and better human relations. We seek to foster an understanding of our common humanity, a commitment to human dignity, and a full appreciation of our obligations to each other.
Responsibilities: Assistant Athletic Director for Fitness and Recreation/Strength and Conditioning
Administer, supervise, and develop a comprehensive recreation program including intramural and club sports, group fitness and outdoor adventure Supervise and manage a 2,500 square foot fitness center including coordination of maintenance/update of Precor equipment, free weights and various cardiovascular machines Coordinate the student worker staff for the fitness center and hire/train interns to assist with overall operations of intramurals and recreation Design, implement, and direct sport performance based curriculum for 14 varsity athletic teams Must be proficient in teaching weightlifting and strength training movements, plyometrics, exercise selection and programming, agility drills, speed mechanics, and nutrition The ability to communicate effectively with strong organizational skills and develop a positive working relationship with varsity sport coaches (and their staffs), sports medicine staff and varsity student athletes is imperative Maintain a safe, effective, and efficient training environment for varsity student athletes Instruct varsity student athletes about physical preparation, health and nutrition, safety and recovery responsibilities Maintain a high level of written and oral communication Collaborate with varsity sport coaches and their staffs to develop the sport performance based yearly training schedule Active engagement in professional development opportunities, research training and conditioning methodology, maintain upkeep of training facilities, maintain an electronic database of individual and team training programs Game Management duties as assigned by the Assistant Athletic Director for Event Management Other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics and Recreation
Responsibilities: Head Women’s Soccer Coach Provides leadership and supervision in all aspects of the women’s soccer program including, recruitment, retention, academic support, practice preparation, game strategy, alumni development, fundraising and community service. Duties include, but are not limited to:
Coaching, mental training, mentoring, recruiting, public relations, fundraising, community involvement and administrative duties Full participation in monthly staff meetings, attendance at annual open house and Division III celebration week activities Ensuring compliance with all College, Skyline Conference and NCAA rules and regulations related to recruiting and academic monitoring for student athletes Working with the Director of Athletics and Associate Athletic Director for Admissions, to create an annual strategic plan for recruitment of prospective student-athletes, maintain and update recruiting logs and submit all necessary paperwork in a timely manner Collaborating with the Sports Information Director for the positive promotion of the women’s soccer program. Areas included should be individual and team statistics, media guides, reports to NCAA, Skyline Conference, individual accolades on and off the field and website updates Student-athlete development and game preparation Representing the College at athletics meetings including Skyline Conference meetings/conference calls and NCAA coaches’ convention Hiring and supervising assistant coaches and team managers and ensures department and College regulations are understood by and complied with by student athletes and coaching staff Scheduling competitive non-conference game schedule annually Developing an annual operating budget and oversee the purchasing, distribution and collection of all equipment and coordinate purchasing of equipment and supplies and build inventory of equipment annually Monitoring the academic status of student-athletes Passing annual NCAA recruiting exam The head coach will also be responsible for working with the athletic and College staff to support the philosophy, goals and mission of both the College and its’ athletic program Coordinating a minimum of two (2) community outreach projects for the promotion of CMSV athletics Displaying a commitment to the principles of sportsmanship and ethical conduct as per the NCAA Constitution Working closely with Director of Athletics on long and short-term planning for the Women’s Soccer program