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Head Coach - Women's Ice Hockey

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Head Coach - Women's Ice Hockey
Position Purpose

The Head Women’s Ice Hockey Coach manages all aspects of the women’s ice hockey program with emphasis on recruiting, enrolling, educating, retaining, and graduating highly-qualified student-athletes. The Head Women’s Ice Hockey Coach creates a positive, winning culture and an exceptional student-athlete experience; and ensures that the New England College Women’s Ice Hockey program is administered with full commitment to compliance with regard to all institutional, conference, and NCAA rules and regulations.

Essential Duties Summary

• Administers and develops all aspects of the NCAA Division III Women’s Ice Hockey program;
• Successfully recruits highly-qualified student athletes on a national level who possess academic achievement, character, and athletic skill;
• Ensures a highly-competitive team with a full roster on an annual basis;
• Mentors and leads student-athletes to augment and sustain retention rates;
• Creates an appropriate academic culture for team members and provides adequate academic monitoring, support, and counseling for student-athletes;
• Manages the Women’s Ice Hockey budget while exercising full fiscal responsibility;
• Generates annual fundraising revenue to supplement additional program needs;
• Successfully and strategically creates a well-balanced, challenging game schedule;
• Coordinates and oversees all team travel and recruiting trips;
• Plans and executes practice sessions that challenge student-athletes and develop their skills and team play;
• Organizes and teaches individual skill instruction for players;
• Scouts opponents and develops and implements successful game strategies;
• Coordinates team community service projects;
• Supervises and mentors assistant coaches.

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree is required
• A minimum of three years of demonstrated recruiting and coaching experience and success at the college level
• 2-4 years of college-level playing experience
• Knowledge of NCAA Division III rules and regulations
• Excellent communication skills
• Strong recruiting skills at the college level
• Strong administrative skills with the ability to manage a competitive college program.
CPR/AED certifications required within one month of appointment
• Flexible hours. Travel Required.

Preferred Qualifications

• Master’s degree is preferred

EEO Statement

New England College prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed or religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, pregnancy, veteran’s status or disability in regard to treatment, access to or employment in its programs and activities, in accordance with federal and state laws and regulations. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), individuals with disabilities needing accommodation should contact the ADA Compliance Officer.
New England College is committed to providing equal opportunity in all conditions of employment and creating a welcoming and supportive environment that celebrates diversity. If an imbalance is found to exist, the College will make good faith efforts to recruit, hire and promote persons underrepresented in the workplace.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00032P
Open Date 03/30/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents