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Cornell University is a NCAA Division I institution and a member of the Ivy League. The university fields teams in 37 intercollegiate sports and provides a comprehensive physical education program. The university is committed to the following: excellence in academics and athletics; gender equity and diversity in its programs; a well-balanced and broad-based intercollegiate athletics program. Athletics and Physical Education offers a diverse program of intercollegiate athletics competition, physical and outdoor education, recreational services, and intramural sports, plus wellness programs for faculty and staff and fitness centers for the entire Cornell community.
The Assistant Coach for Women’s Gymnastics assists the Head Coach in the planning and operation of the Women's Gymnastics program at Cornell University. This includes: assisting with planning and implementing practice and training sessions, assist with daily instruction and spotting of team members across all events, assist with competition preparation as assigned, evaluating performances and making recommendations to the head coach regarding individual participation. They will also assist with moving equipment and matting during practices and competitions. The Assistant Coach also has recruiting responsibilities, to identify, encourage and evaluate application and acceptance of student athletes at Cornell in accordance with the Ivy League, NCAA and University policies as assigned by the head coach. They must also understand and apply NCAA rules and regulations and must pass the NCAA rules exam on an annual basis.
Bachelor's degree with 1 year of experience (2-3+ years preferred), or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Credentials should reflect proven success in coaching, recruiting, and working with student athletes.
Strong interpersonal skills in dealing with student-athletes, coaches and the general public.
Computer literacy with basic knowledge of applications such as Word, Excel and Google docs.
Knowledgeable of NCAA rules.
Collegiate coaching experience preferred
Internal Number: WDR-00026812
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