Club Coach, Women's Ultimate Frisbee
Job Description Summary
This is a part-time, seasonal position and is not benefits eligible.
The Women's Ultimate Frisbee Coach is responsible for the recruitment, selection and operation of the team in conjunction with the Assistant Coach and team's executive board. The coach is required to schedule and be present during all practices and tournaments, ensuring all safety standards as defined by USA Ultimate and Bentley University are met in full.
Make appropriate decisions regarding the safety and playing ability of team members. Schedule practices and games in accordance with USA Ultimate rules and Bentley policies.
Attend all practices and games.
Represent Bentley University in a manner that is consistent with the mission of the University.
Ensure all team members are in good academic standing, have completed and filed the appropriate paperwork with Student Programs & Engagement (Anti-Hazing, travel forms, Liability and Indemnity waivers).
Be available to team members to counsel on matters relating to Women's Ultimate, and team morale.
Meet as needed with Student Programs & Engagement and Athletics staff.
3-5 years experience playing and/or coaching Ultimate Frisbee, preferably in a University club sport program.
Must be able to effectively demonstrate and instruct technique and skill to team members.
Experience working with an undergraduate population or traditional university aged students.
First Aid and CPR training is required.
Certification as a coach with USA Ultimate is desirable.
Coach must be present at all practices and tournaments, many of which occur on weekends or evenings.
Bentley University requires references checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.
Bentley University strives to create a campus community that welcomes the exchange of ideas, and fosters a culture that values differences and views them as a strength in our community.
Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity. The University is committed to building a community of talented students, faculty and staff who reflect the diversity of global business. We strongly encourage applications from persons from underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, covered veterans and those with diverse experiences and backgrounds.