Muhlenberg College, a Division III institution and a member of the Centennial Conference is seeking applications for an Assistant Field Hockey Coach opening.
Coaching or collegiate playing experience and a four-year college degree are preferred.
Responsibilities include assisting head coach in all phases of the field hockey program within college, conference and NCAA rules and regulations; includes evaluating, identifying, and recruiting prospective student-athletes; and planning and implementing strategies into daily practices.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Support the coach in administering a competitive NCAA Division III field hockey program in accordance with college, NCAA and Centennial Conference policies.
Provide coaching in support of the head coach’s plan to assist all athletes in realizing their potential as athletes, students and members of the general college community.
Attend practices, training sessions, team meetings and field hockey games (home and away) in support of the Head Coach. (Specific time commitment required will be delineated by the Head Coach
Expected to be available when necessary for training in rules compliance.
Other duties as assigned by the Head Coach and athletic department, said duties to be described specifically along with estimated hours required for the task.
Bachelor’s degree and related professional experience, or a combination of experiences leading to similar qualification, required.
Strong communication skills.
Ability to work with a variety of people.
Flexibility of time necessary to make commitment to varying time needs of the position.
Satisfactory background check, to include criminal background and driving record check.
About Muhlenberg College
Muhlenberg College is an independent, undergraduate, coeducational institution related to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Founded in 1848 to provide a liberal arts education, Muhlenberg is committed to the highest standards of academic integrity and excellence.
The College is located in Allentown, Pennsylvania, approximately 55 miles north of Philadelphia and 90 miles west of New York City.
As a liberal arts college, Muhlenberg offers programs in the humanities, the natural and social sciences, and in professional areas such as business, education, pre-medical, pre-theological, and pre-law studies.