Under the direction of the Head Coach, the Assistant Coach for Fencing is responsible for assisting with organizational duties and the development of training. Additional responsibilities include teaching, evaluating and refining sport specific skill development for student-athletes, and recruitment of qualified student-athletes. All duties are performed within university and NCAA Division I guidelines.
1.Bachelor's Degree preferred or relevant equivalent work experience within the sport industry.
2.Prior experience coaching Fencing at the collegiate or high school level and/or competitive personal playing experience.
3.Minimum of 2 years of Fencing playing and/or coaching experience at the NCAA Division I level.
4.Knowledge of NCAA Division I rules and regulations a plus.
5.Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
6.Must have a First Aid and CPR certification or obtain them during the 90-day Introductory Period. National Red Cross Certification preferred.
7.Valid driver's license and an acceptable driving record in accordance with the university's Motor Vehicle policy. A MVC check will be required at the time of hire and thereafter as deemed appropriate by the university. Candidates for hire will be required to sign a waiver authorizing the MVC check.
8.Must be willing to travel and be available to work flexible hours including nights and weekends as required.
9.Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check. Candidates for hire will be required to sign a waiver authorizing the background check and produce a Social Security Card.
Campus: Metropolitan Campus, Teaneck, NJ
Hiring Manager: Alex Delaney
Department: Athletics, Fencing-Metro
Internal Number: 7348
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