Bridgewater College, a member of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III, is seeking applications for the position of Assistant Field Hockey Coach, to begin immediately. This is a full-time position, reporting to the Head Field Hockey Coach.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Assisting the head coach in all facets of managing a competitive Division III field hockey program
Recruiting prospective student-athletes who fit the mission and culture of the program and the College
Film analysis and breakdown, on field instruction and coaching, practice planning and game strategizing with the head coach
Complying with all NCAA, conference and college policies and regulations
Secondary responsibilities to be determined
Assist with social media management
Bachelor’s Degree required
Prior collegiate coaching experience and/or competitive collegiate playing experience required
Goalkeeper experience a plus
Strong organizational and communication skills
Basic competency in Microsoft Office applications is required
Must possess a valid driver’s license and be insurable by the college’s auto insurance carrier
GENERAL INFORMATION: Bridgewater College was founded in 1880 as the first coeducational college in Virginia. Bridgewater offers bachelor’s degrees in approximately 60 majors and minors, along with four graduate programs, pre-professional programs such as medicine and law, and teacher licensure. The College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, with 23 intercollegiate athletic teams. The vibrant residential campus is located in the town of Bridgewater, Virginia, near the city of Harrisonburg in the center of the Shenandoah Valley. An excellent school system, healthy business environment, numerous arts and cultural events, one of the state's lowest crime rates, and a variety of outdoor opportunities and historic attractions draw many to the region.
APPLY: Please complete the online application at www.bridgewater.edu/careers and attach a cover letter, resume and include the names and contact information (email and mobile phone) for three references. The cover letter should address the qualifications contained in the profile above.
DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Bridgewater College is a welcoming and vibrant community committed to supporting a diverse workforce, and actively seeks applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and other persons from traditionally underrepresented groups. Bridgewater College is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Bridgewater College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, religion, age, veteran status, or political affiliation in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic programs, or other college programs and activities, or with regard to employment.
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