The Assistant Coach, Women's Golf reports to the Head Coach, Women’s Golf. This is a full-time 12 month appointment commencing August 1 annually. The Assistant Coach is responsible for assisting the Head Coach in carrying out all activities necessary to accomplish the objectives of this sport within the guidelines of the NCAA, Sunshine State Conference (SSC), and Rollins College.
Primary responsibilities include:
Coordinating activities through the Head Coach
Assisting Head Coach in recruiting, instructing, and retaining highly skilled student-athletes for the women’s golf team
Providing instruction to women’s golf student-athletes on the fundamentals, details and strategies of women’s golf as outlined by the Head Coach
Motivating the student-athletes to be successful both in their sport and in their academics
Adhering to all policies and regulations of the Director of Athletics, Rollins College, SSC, and NCAA
Counseling student athletes in sport participation, personal development, and academics
Working with the Admissions Office to enroll student-athletes
Assisting in monitoring student-athlete’s academic progress
In consultation with Advancement Services and the Athletic Director, assist in fundraising in both women’s golf and with major fundraisers in the Athletic Department
Assisting Head Coach in developing game strategies
Maintaining confidential records and information on student-athletes in paper files and recruiting software programs
Interacting with diverse populations including the college community and the public to increase support and knowledge of golf
Assist with team travel
Assist with inventory/purchasing of equipment and gear
Coordinating visiting team requests
Assist in tournament scheduling for Championship and Non-Championship seasons
Assist with alumni relations
Assist with tournament set up home and away
Performing other job-related duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred
Playing and/or coaching experience at the collegiate level preferred
Valid driver license
A proven record of integrity, high principles and demonstrated skill in developing and motivating student athletes academically and athletically
Ability to travel and recruit student athletes
Knowledge of all policies and regulations of Rollins College NCAA, and SSC
Computer skills essential with knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Very fast paced and high-energy work environment
Ability to work many nights and weekends during the sports season
Flexible to ever changing schedule and needs associated with intercollegiate athletics
Rollins offers a competitive salary plus a generous benefits package featuring comprehensive health insurance coverage, generous paid time off, retirement savings plan with generous employer contribution, full tuition waiver after one year for employees, spouses, domestic partners and dependents.
Rollins seeks to foster and to model a campus environment that is welcoming, safe, and inclusive to all of our administrators, faculty, staff, and students. We view differences (e.g. nationality, race, gender, age, sexual orientation, socioeconomic class, physical ability, learning styles, perspectives, etc.) not as obstacles to be overcome but as rich opportunities for understanding, learning, and growth.
Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are therefore encouraged to apply. Rollins does not discriminate on the basis of sex, disability, race, age, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical characteristics, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law, in its educational programs and activities.
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About Rollins College
Founded in 1885 by New England Congregationalists who sought to bring their style of liberal arts education to the Florida frontier, Rollins is a four-year, coeducational institution and the first recognized college in Florida.