Associate Head/Assistant

Title:Associate Head/Assistant Field Hockey Coach
Date: 4/4/2019
About Hofstra: Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.

Description: Hofstra University, an NCAA Division I institution and a member of the Colonial Athletic Association, is seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of Head Field Hockey Coach. This is a full-time, 12-month position in which the selected individual will be responsible for all aspects involving the field hockey program including instructing student-athletes in sport performance and related health and fitness, recruitment of potential student-athletes, and the academic success of student-athletes. The successful candidate will also be responsible for the supervision of two full time assistant coaches, scheduling, match and practice preparation, alumni and public relations, as well as fund raising efforts.
Candidates must be able to organize and handle all aspects of administration and adhere to the rules and regulations of Hofstra University, the Colonial Athletic Conference, and the NCAA.

• Minimum requirements: Bachelor's degree, minimum 3 years coaching experience, strong communication skills and efficient computer skills
• Preferred Requirements: Master's degree, collegiate playing and coaching experience

Application Instructions: For consideration please email a cover letter, resume and three references to: Rachel August
Associate Director of Athletics/Finance and Administration
Location: Hempstead, NEW YORK
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