Assistant Coaches for Men’s Hockey
Canisius College, a member of the Atlantic Hockey Association, invites interested and qualified persons to apply for two Assistant Coach positions for the Men’s NCAA Division One Ice Hockey program. Assistant Coaches are full-time, exempt positions reporting directly to the Head Coach for Men’s Hockey. Assistant coaches ensure the Canisius hockey program is administered with constant commitment to compliance with all institutional, conference and NCAA rules and regulations. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Recruitment and development of talented, well prepared student-athletes who are committed and engaged academically, athletically and socially. Additional areas of responsibilities include, NCAA initial eligibility clearinghouse coordinator, admissions, freshman orientation, video analysis, team travel coordinator, campus and community involvement, NCAA compliance, equipment, practices and games, and housing coordinator. Other duties as assigned. Requirements: Bachelor's degree; coaching and playing experience preferred; candidate should possess an excellent work ethic, strong communication skills; previous experience supervising, communicating with, and instructing student-athletes; player assessment skills; candidate should possess a commitment to diversity and ability to work with a diverse population of student-athletes, parents, coaches, and administrators. Preferences: Coaching and recruiting at the Division I level; knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Experience at the college or professional level. To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references by April 25, 2014 to Dave Smith, Head Coach Men’s Hockey at firstname.lastname@example.org (please put HOCKEY in the subject line of your email) or Human Resources, 2001 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14208.
Canisius College is an independent, co-educational, medium sized institution of higher education conducted in the Catholic and Jesuit tradition. Minority candidates strongly encouraged to apply. Canisius College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.