COACHING JOB OPENINGS

Each year, USA Field Hockey hires more than 500 dedicated, qualified coaches to help run programming including the Futures Program, AAU Junior Olympic Games, Junior High Performance and more. To be eligible to apply, a minimum of a Level 1 Certification and current USA Field Hockey Coach Membership is required for all positions, and some positions required a Level 2 Certification plus recent coaching experience.

Thank you to all our current coach members who work diligently to provide playing and development opportunities for athletes in the United States.

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OTHER COACHING OPPORTUNITIES

As the sport of field hockey continues to grow, so does the need for qualified coaches. School and clubs across the country are often looking for paid and volunteer coaches to help grow the game and improve their programming. If you are looking for a field hockey coach, please send the full job description along with the application process (URL to apply), contact information and application deadline to communications@usafieldhockey.com. USA Field Hockey will post jobs on the website for a limited time.

Boys & Girls Club of Redding/Easton | Youth Coach | Redding, Conn.

The Redding Boys and Girls Club is seeking a field hockey coach to manage the youth program for grades 4-8. The coach position will be responsible for planning and coaching weekly 2-3 practices each week throughout the fall season and for overseeing two age group teams during planned games and scrimmages. The coach will provide additional support for grades 1-3 as assigned. 

The coach is responsible for communication to parents, volunteer coaches regarding practice times and game information. The coach will be expected to communicate with administrators for field access, rain delays and competitions.

The ideal candidate is enthusiastic about working with elementary and middle school age groups, has advanced hockey playing and or coaching experience and a passion for the sport. 

Requirements

- 5+ Years field hockey playing/coaching experience 

- Ability to collaborate with volunteers

- Excellent communications skills

- Availability to work 3-5 days (weekdays and weekends) 

- First aid & CPR certified

- 12-15 hours per week

- Willingness to complete a background check

- Coaching certification a plus

If interested, please contact:

Allison Scheckner

allison.scheckner@gmail.com

Joe Dolan

jdolan@bgcre.org



Saint Viator Field Hockey Club | Head Coach and Assistant Coach | Wheeling, Ill.

 

Saint Viator Field Hockey Club, a club sport for Saint Viator High School, is looking for both a head coach and assistant coach. Founded in 2017, the team offers female athletes an opportunity to try a new sport heading in to its third season. Coaching for this team has opened doors for other coaches to also coach lacrosse and even student teach at the school.


Location: Saint Viator is in Arlington Heights, Ill.

Field Location: Wheeling Park District Fields

Season: August 19 to October 25

Practice and games: Monday - Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Submission deadline June 21, 2019

Contact: saintviatorfieldhockey@gmail.com

 

Saint Viator Field Hockey Website

 

 

The Baldwin School | Assistant Coach | Bryn Mawr, Pa.

The Baldwin School, a Pre-K through 12 all girls’ school in Bryn Mawr, Pa., seeks an Upper School Assistant Field Hockey Coach for the fall season beginning Monday, August 19 and ending Friday, November 15. This position will be responsible for developing the Upper School Field Hockey program and players under the direction of the head coach, and teaching skills and strategies that apply to the skill level of all players. Interested candidates, please email mbirch@baldwinschool.org with your resume and contact information for three references.

A Baldwin Coach:

  • Is student centered, embraces school and life and shows it through positive actions and interactions
  • Consistently maintains high standards for her/his own work and motivates others to achieve the same standard of excellence
  • Fosters a positive culture by being collaborative, optimistic, approachable, selfless and flexible
  • Embodies our core values of Learning, Respect, Responsibility, Compassion and Honesty

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • High school playing experience required; college preferred
  • Knowledge of appropriate safety measures to ensure the well-being of student-athletes
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to attend all team practices and games


Wellesley College | Assistant Field Hockey Coach | Wellesley, Mass.

The Physical Education, Recreation, and Athletics (PERA) Department is seeking an individual with experience working within a community of diverse students and colleagues. Successful candidates will be teaching, coaching, administrative, professional skills, leadership and service demonstrate they can contribute to the diversity and excellence of athletics, the department and our community. PERA is currently accepting applications for a part-time, non-benefits eligible, .40 FTE Assistant Coach of Field Hockey. This is a one year, renewable contract.

Field Hockey Responsibilities: Assist the Head Coach with all aspects of the program; including the planning and execution of successful and challenging practices, coaching during the non-traditional and traditional season, player development, game preparation, recruiting, scouting, fundraising and other duties as assigned by the Head Coach.

Start date is August 1, 2019

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree required and 1-3 years of work related experience. The successful candidate must have collegiate playing experience, leadership skills, role modeling, organizational, and interpersonal skills and have an understanding of NCAA Division III regulations. Experience using Front Rush recruiting software a plus but not required. Valid driver’s license and clearance to drive College vehicles required. CPR/AED/First Aid certification required upon hire. A complete background check will be conducted.

If interested, send cover letter and resume to:
Human Resources Office, Wellesley College,
106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA 02481

Or to apply online, please click here


Dean College | Field Hockey and Women's Lacrosse Coach | Franklin, Mass.

 

This full-time appointment requires a commitment to the NCAA Division III philosophy. The Dean College Athletics Department is a Provisional Division III member of the NCAA and competes as a member of the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) and Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC). This position is responsible for all aspects of running competitive field hockey and lacrosse programs.

 

Job Duties:

1. Identifying and recruiting successful student-athletes;

2. Monitoring student-athletes' academic progress;

3. Coach, supervise, mentor and develop student-athletes;

4. Develop, organize and lead all phases of player skill development, practice organization and in game management and strategies;

5. Prepare team budgets, manage finances, plan season schedules and coordinate travel arrangements;

6. Lead continuous program and student-athlete development efforts, while supporting academic excellence and progress;

7. Participates in college, departmental staff, conference and coach meetings;

8. The position will potentially also have administrative duties in the department;

9. Other duties as assigned.

Application Instructions:

Please submit your Resume/CV, Cover Letter and contact information of three references. Click here to apply.


(PLEASE NOTE: Applications that are incomplete will not be considered).



University of Michigan | Assistant Coach | Ann Arbor, Mich.

The University of Michigan Athletic Department is accepting applications for an Assistant Women’s Field Hockey Coach. This position reports directly to the Head Women’s Field Hockey Coach and is responsible to perform duties in accordance within University, Conference and NCAA rules, regulations and policies. 

Responsibilities

  • Support student-athletes in pursuit of academic goals
  • Contribute to the recruitment of prospective student-athletes
  • Train and develop student-athletes in assigned positions
  • Assist with team practice plans and competition strategies
  • Prepare video and scouting reports
  • Serve as a liaison to assigned support units
  • Represent the Women’s Field Hockey program at various University functions. 

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Previous coaching and/or playing experience at the NCAA Division I or international level
  • Ability to identify and recruit qualified prospects who can succeed academically and athletically
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills needed to develop and maintain positive, respectful relationships with student-athletes
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with team members and support staff within Michigan Athletics and the University community
  • Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations 

A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position. 

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Valley Christian High School | Head Coach | San Jose, CA

 

Valley Christian High School is seeking a varsity head coach for the fall 2019 season. This will be the firstseason of field hockey at Valley Christian, a private Christian school located in San Jose, Calif. with 1,600 students. Interested applicants can email the Athletic Director for an application or with questions:

 

Ryan Realini

rrealini@vcs.net


Highland Park High School | Head Coach | Dallas, Texas 


Highland Park High School is seeking a high school level coach for the beginner level club team, consisting of 9-10 grade level athletes, with seasons running from mid-August through October. The position requires to attend all afternoon practices between 4-7 p.m. Games are typically scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Additional travel time is required for away games, which are based in Fort Worth and Arlington, Texas.

In order to be considered, or for more information on the position, please email kastoutz@gmail.com


Lewisburg High School | Assistant Field Hockey Coach | Lewisburg, Pa.

Lewisburg Area High School is a school of approximately 625 students for grades 9-12. Lewisburg plays in the PHAC conference with 18 other schools and is part of the PIAA and District 4. All Lewisburg athletic coaching positions positions are hired on a one-year contract. Salary is dependent upon a candidate's experience.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and resume to:

Lewisburg Athletic Office
545 Newman Road
Lewisburg PA. 17837
c/o Mark Temple

Any questions can be directed to the athletic director at 570-522-3233 or temple_m@lasd.us

Applicants will also need to submit all PDE and PIAA required certifications and clearances upon being hired for the position. Information on these clearances can be found on the PDE website

Applications will be accepted until each position is filled.

Morris Knolls High School | Head Coach & Assistant Coach | Rockaway, N.J.

All interested applicants can email Michael R. Bouroult, Supervisor of Student Services/Athletics, directly at mbouroult@mhrd.org.  

Pine-Richland High School | Middle School Assistant Coach, JV Head Coach & JV Assistant Coach | Gibsonia, Pa.

The Pine-Richland High School in the the northern suburbs of Pittsburgh, Pa. is seeking a Middle School Assistant Coach, JV Head Coach, and JV Assistant Coach. Visit prfieldhockey.com for more information about the Pine-Richland field hockey program and contact Head Coach Donna Stephenson.

Contact: Donna Stephenson, donnafstephenson@gmail.com
Phone: 412-585-4129