The Athletic Department at Coker College invites applicants to apply for the position of Graduate Assistant Coach, Field Hockey. This position is responsible for assisting with the NCAA Division II Field Hockey program at Coker College. Responsibilities include:
Assisting with the recruitment of student athletes that are successful in the classroom as well as on the field.
Assisting with study halls.
Assisting with camps and clinics.
Assisting with conditioning student athletes for maximum performance.
Game management and preparation.
Assisting with travel to away games.
The ideal candidate is competitive with strong leadership capability and has the ability to motivate and persuade others in a positive direction. The incumbent is well organized, works efficiently and is successful with time management. The ideal candidate is also dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus; and has the ability to work collaboratively, be flexible and compromise in order to move forward as a team.
Excellent communications and public relations abilities are a must. Strong typing and computer application skills, ability to courteously assist and support others and the ability to operate mobile devices, telephone, PC, copier, and other basic business machines is required.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution. Experience with an intercollegiate field hockey program, a valid driver’s license with clean driving record, and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations, current CPR and AED certification is required. Admission into the Master’s of Science of Collegiate Athletic Administration is also required.
This is a 10-month position reporting to the Head Coach of Field Hockey. The position is available August 1, 2018. Please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Coker College - Hartsville, SC
Coker College is a student-focused, private liberal arts college located in Hartsville, South Carolina. Coker combines round table, discussion-based learning with hands-on experiences to encourage active participation in and out of the classroom. A supportive, close-knit community prepares Coker students with the confidence and practical life skills they need to reach their personal best, in college and beyond.Founded in 1908, Coker is a bachelor’s and master’s degree-granting institution and competes in 21 NCAA Division II sports. Coker is ranked among the "Best Colleges" in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review, and by Washington Monthly as No. 5 for value among colleges in the Southeast region.