The primary responsibility is to assist the head coach in all facets of the program, including the recruitment of quality student athletes, organization and planning of practices, match preparation, administrative tasks, scouting, team fundraising and monitoring student athlete academic progress.
A Bachelor’s degree is required. Previous participation and/or coaching experience are preferred. This position includes a stipend and tuition remission.
Email a letter of application and the names of three references to: Sara Myers, Assistant Athletic Director/Head Field Hockey Coach at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wilkes University is an independent, comprehensive University dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts, sciences, and selected professional programs. The University has approximately 2000 students at the undergraduate level and over 2,000 full time equivalent students at the graduate and first professional levels.
Its institutional focus is on developing strong mentoring relationships with each of its students and contributing vitally to economic development of Northeastern Pennsylvania. The University is located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, a revitalized city that is located on the lovely Susquehanna River and is within two and one-half hours driving distance of New York City and Philadelphia.
Wilkes University is constantly seeking to become a more diverse community and to enhance its capacity to value and capitalize on the cultural richness that diversity brings. The University strongly encourages applications from persons with diverse backgrounds.
About Wilkes University
Wilkes University is an independent institution of higher education with approximately 2,100 undergraduate and 3,600 graduate students located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, a mid-sized city within two and one-half hours driving distance of New York City and Philadelphia. Wilkes University is an NCAA Division III institution and a member of the Middle Atlantic ConferenceWilkes University is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body. Applicants from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.