USA FIELD HOCKEY is recognized by the United States Olympic Committee as the national governing body for the sport of field hockey in the USA. USA Field Hockey has over 26,000 members and oversees the junior national and Olympic teams and is responsible for the development and promotion of the game
Available job openings at USA Field Hockey (scroll below for job descriptions and how to apply):
USA Field Hockey openings:
The University of Virginia is a highly competitive Division I program committed to academic and athletic excellence. The Department of Athletics at the University of Virginia is now accepting applications for the position of Assistant Field Hockey Coach. The University, located in Charlottesville, Virginia, is a selective public institution known for its teaching, research, and public service. The University of Virginia sponsors a twenty-five sport intercollegiate athletics program, which includes approximately 650 student-athletes.
The Assistant Field Hockey Coach will be responsible for assisting in the administration, coaching, and recruiting of a Division I program in compliance with NCAA and ACC rules and regulations; assisting in the coordination of team travel, recruiting travel, and visitations; organizing equipment inventory and distribution; organizing team managers; creating and monitoring physical performance in consultation with established professional support staff; assisting student-athletes and coaches with community service projects; and other duties as assigned.
Qualifications include: Bachelor’s degree required. Some experience working with athletes in the sport of field hockey required. Candidates must have strong leadership and organizational skills, and the ability to work independently and as a team member. Requires the ability to effectively communicate and work with student-athletes, administrators, faculty, staff and alumni/friends of the University. Applicants must demonstrate a strong commitment to rules compliance of the NCAA, ACC and the institution. Strong IT knowledge and experience in physical performance programming preferred.
This posting is for the second assistant coach position. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Candidates must apply through the Jobs@UVa on-line application system at: https://jobs.virginia.edu. A cover letter, resume, and the names and contacts of three professional references must be attached when you apply. Please do not submit any candidate materials directly to the Department of Athletics or the University of Virginia. This is a Managerial and Professional University Staff position and it is located in the Department of Athletics with a posting number of: 0616412. The position will remain open to applications until filled.
The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.