Assistant Coach, Field Hockey Athletics Department
Williams College invites applications for an Assistant Coach of Field Hockey for the 2020-2021 academic year. Williams College is a coeducational liberal arts institution, a member of the New England Small Athletic Conference (NESCAC), offering undergraduate education to its 2,200 students.
Primary duties include assisting the head coach in the planning and execution of practices and skill development, recruiting quality student-athletes, scheduling and travel, video analysis and game breakdown, program administration and other duties as assigned by the head coach. This is a full-time, academic year (10-month) term position with the possibility of renewal. The position is fully benefited including a meal plan and education benefit.
We are especially interested in individuals who have experience with diverse populations who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of athletic opportunities at Williams. Candidates from under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. In your cover letter, please highlight your experience with and commitment to supporting diverse and inclusive communities.
Bachelor's Degree and collegiate playing or coaching experience required
Knowledge of NESCAC and NCAA Division III policies and strong interpersonal skills are preferred.
The successful candidate will be self-motivated and possess the ability to recruit, teach and coach highly talented student-athletes who can succeed in a challenging academic environment
This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.
Review of applications will begin March 29, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.
Employment at Williams is contingent on the verification of background information submitted by the applicant, including the completion of a criminal record check, and education when applicable.
Williams College is a coeducational liberal arts institution located in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts with easy access to the culturally rich cities of Albany, Boston, and New York City. The college is committed to building and supporting a diverse population of approximately 2000 students, and to fostering an inclusive faculty, staff and curriculum. Williams has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its students.
Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for non-discrimination, Williams College is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn and thrive.