Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is seeking applications for a Head Coach for the Women's Field Hockey program. This is a full-time, 12-month position reporting to the Associate Athletic Director. The Head Coach will lead all aspects of an NCAA Division III field hockey program. Organize and direct a University-sponsored varsity intercollegiate sports program through the performance of coaching, recruiting, administrative, fundraising, and professional duties. APPLY TODAY ! http://rpijobs.rpi.edu/postings/8807
5 years of experience in a related sport including 2 years of coaching experience
Valid Driver’s License
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge and understanding of all aspects of the specified sports program.
Knowledge of NCAA regulations and guidelines governing the recruitment and retention of student-athletes.
Knowledge of athletic recruitment methods and techniques.
Ability to lead and guide student-athletes in area of specialty.
Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments.
Ability to initiate, develop and maintain appropriate contacts.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Knowledge of financial/business analysis techniques.
Ability to read, understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures.
Ability to foster a cooperative work environment.
Skill in budget preparation and management.
Ability to identify athletic skill levels, and gauge the potential admissibility of student athletes
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About Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, in Troy, NY was founded in 1824, and is America’s first technological research institute. For nearly 200 years, Rensselaer has been defining the scientific and technological advances of our world. Rensselaer serves over 7,600 undergraduate and graduate students from 49 states and 63 countries. Guided by the Rensselaer Plan 2024, Rensselaer seeks to transform the delivery of pedagogical innovations, and to be a transformative agent in the 21st century and beyond.