ASST COACH M&W FENCING
Duties: The position will primarily focus on coaching Penns high level epee squads including: giving individual lessons; conditioning; footwork; tactics and strategy. During
competition this coach is required to motivate team members, exhibit strong leadership, and be accomplished in intense strip coaching. It would be a plus if the
applicant can also train high level foilists. The applicant is required to be able maintain and repair all weapons. The applicant will be also responsible for assisting the
Head Fencing Coach with all aspects of the fencing programs management. In addition to coaching duties, some recruiting responsibilities, office administration and
basic computer skills are involved. The ability to advice team members is essential. All work is performed under the Head Coachs general supervision and the
position reports directly to the Head Coach.
Qualifications: A Bachelors Degree is required. At least 2-3 years experience successfully coaching elite fencers at the national level--international level preferred. At
the minimum have coached and trained 2-3 truly elite national or international athletes. Strong leadership, communication and organizational skills are
required. Also the candidate must be able to motivate student-athletes to achieve high levels of success in the Ivy League and USFA Division I
competitions. Ability and willingness to work evenings/weekends/holidays as required. Valid drivers license required.
Reference Number: 24-22969
Salary Grade: LIM
Employment Type: Exempt
Org: Men's Fencing Team
Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Job Family: Z-Non-Classified Staff/Non-Unionized Job Grades