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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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 USA Field Hockey will post jobs on the website for a limited time. 


Sports Director (Field Hockey and Others) | Game On! Sports Camp | Chicago, Ill.


Depending upon the particular campsite, Game On! hires Sports Directors in field hockey, tennis, basketball, volleyball, soccer, softball and lacrosse. A sports director will create and execute a detailed summer program, designed to help girls, grades pre-kindergarten through eighth, to learn the fundamentals and grow as an athlete in the specific sport. With a focus on fun and the joy of sport, directors will supervise and provide hands-on teaching. Sports directors will also play an integral role in creating a safe, spirited and warm camp environment, with substantial involvement in all other facets of the “Game On! camp” experience as per direction from the camp directors.


Desired Skills & Expertise:

  • Experience coaching and teaching young kids in the particular sport
  • Strong Athletic background (competitive, higher level experience in the sport is a plus)
  • A keen understanding of and passion for the empowerment of girls through sports
  • Current involvement in sports and fitness
  • Love for sports and kids
  • Strong communication skills especially when it comes to kids
  • Self motivated
  • Energy comparable to the Energizer Bunny
  • Warm and dynamic personality including sense of humor
  • Strong leadership capabilities balanced by the ability to be a team player
  • Supreme patience
  • Organized and responsible
  • Team player
  • Role model
  • Great references


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Field Hockey Head Coach/Instructor in Physical Education and Wellness | MIT Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER)

General Responsibilities:
This is a full-time (10 month appointment) benefits eligible position. The Field Hockey Head Coaching responsibilities will include the management of all facets of the MIT Field Hockey program to include but not limited to: administration, budget management, alumni stewardship, recruiting, scheduling of competitions, team travel, weekly practice sessions, advising of students, and compliance with NCAA and conference rules and regulations. In addition, this position will include teaching responsibilities and instruction in the required physical education and wellness activities program. Additional responsibilities may include department wide duties as assigned.

Three to five years coaching experience preferably at the college or university level. A Bachelor's degree is required: a Master’s degree is preferred. Degree(s) in Physical Education and Wellness or related field is highly desirable. Previous experience in teaching physical education activities is also preferred. Proven experience in recruiting to a highly selective institution desirable. Administrative, interpersonal/communication skills and computer skills are essential. Appropriate certifications in First Aid, CPR, AED, and Biohazards are required within 30 days of hire. Employment is conditional upon successful completion of a background check.

Application Procedure:
Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Please submit cover letter, resume and names and contact information of three references.

Apply electronically by clicking here.

MIT is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer. Massachusetts Institute of Technology is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive culture to best support our student-athletes. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.