This is a 10-month administrative position reporting to the Director of Athletics. Supervises the following employees: Assistant field hockey coach(es) and student workers for game management.
Duties: Oversight for all phases of the Field Hockey program. Primary responsibilities include attracting, recruiting, and retaining student-athletes who fit the educational mission of The Sage Colleges. Other duties as assigned per department needs.
Specific coaching responsibilities include:
Practice and game preparation Game day management (facilities/team needs), coaching and travel Recruitment efforts including travel, written and verbal communication and scouting Planning and maintaining team budget Supervision of support staff Training, practice development and organization Compliance with NCAA and conference legislation Other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics
Bachelor's degree required; highly organized individual with strong writing and verbal skills; previous college playing or coaching experience required; experience in recruiting preferred; demonstrated commitment to NCAA Division III philosophy. This is a 10-month position with the opportunity to earn additional income directing summer camps.
About The Sage Colleges
The Sage Colleges is a dynamic, comprehensive college of approximately 2,900 students. Through a strong liberal education curriculum and progressive academic programs, The Sage Colleges serves traditional students and working professionals who pursue bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees on campuses in Troy and Albany, NY. The Sage Colleges also offers online programs. Founded in 1916 as a "School of Practical Arts," Russell Sage College has consistently been ranked in the top ten colleges in the Northeast by U.S. News & World Report. Sage has also been recognized as a "New York College of Distinction" for the third year in a row.