Associate Head Coach-Field Hockey

Boston, Suffolk County / Mission Hill, Suffolk County / Roxbury, Suffolk County / Roxbury Crossing, Suffolk County
Jan 23, 2014

Northeastern University

Associate Head Coach-Field Hockey

Requisition Number: STFR001353

Division/College: Athletics

FT/PT: Full Time

Grade: 11

Position Summary:

Assist the head coach with practice and game day decisions, direction of program, and student-athlete supervision. Coordinate and implement team offense, defense, goalkeeping and specialty situation strategies to maintain a highly competitive Division I Field Hockey program; develop training drills and run portions of practice; liaison with athletic training staff and media relations for field hockey; coordinate team travel; organize all recruiting visits; and evaluate, visit and recommend prospective student-athletes from throughout the world for the program; monitor the progress of student-athletes; supervise team strength training and conditioning programs; attend departmental meetings, programs and clinics; assist with fund-raising activities; and complete other administrative duties as assigned by the head coach.


Bachelor’s degree required. Three to four years of coaching experience preferably with a Division I program. Collegiate or international playing experiences preferred. Thorough knowledge of recruiting practices and NCAA regulations required. Previous experience with budgeting procedures, strong communication skills and good management skills required. Traveling with team and working evenings as well as weekends is required.

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