Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to: Assist the head coach with the organization and direction of all aspects of the NCAA Division II Field Hockey program. Specific responsibilities include identification and recruitment of athletically and academically qualified student-athletes; regular practice sessions and game preparation (Goalkeeping experience preferred but not required); and assisting with the management of equipment, team travel, program budgets, public/alumni relations, fundraising, promoting the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program and other duties assigned by the head coach. Must be able and willing to regularly work evenings and weekends to achieve objectives of the position. The successful candidate must possess and will demonstrate excellent communication and organizational skills, good work ethic and self-motivation, the ability and willingness to be a positive role model.
Minimum qualifications: •A commitment to the Mission of the College, the athletic program, the development of character in student-athletes and the academic program. •Excellent interpersonal and coaching skills, highly motivated and organized. Knowledge of NCAA Division II rules and regulations. •Strong verbal and written communication skills, •Should have a working knowledge of various computer programs. •Interpersonal skills and the ability to work in team relationships with diverse students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the public. •Bachelor’s degree required. •College playing and/or coaching experience at the collegiate level preferred. •knowledge of recruiting software programs (e.g., Front Rush) •Must have a valid drivers’ license
About Newberry College
Newberry College's 90-acre campus is located in Newberry, South Carolina, the safest city in the state. With 24 majors, 33 minors, 1,092 students, and a 17:1 student-teacher ratio, Newberry College ensures that students receive individual attention and guidance as part of its values-based curriculum.We bring out the best in our students by offering a varied curriculum in areas such as nursing, biology, chemistry and pre-health programs. We also feature one of the only undergraduate forensic chemistry programs in the state. Newberry College graduates have a great acceptance rate for graduate and professional schools.Offering more than 50 organizations for students, Newberry provides many opportunities for excellence outside the classroom. Over fifty percent of our students participate in NCAA Division II intercollegiate sports. The athletics program includes nineteen NCAA Division II sports for men and women.Founded in 1856 by the Lutheran Church, the College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, and the National Association of Schools of Music. Together, all of these factors make Newberry Coll...ege a great place to grow and a special place for learning.Newberry College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACS COC) http://sacscoc.org/ Newberry College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, gender, veteran status, genetic characteristic, and disability in employment or the provision of services. Foreign Nationals should indicate current United States immigration status when submitting application materials.