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Assistant Women’s Field Hockey Coach

Qualified Applicants

Qualified applicants must submit information requested in the job posting. Unless otherwise specified, review of applicants will continue until positions are filled.

Assistant Women’s Field Hockey Coach

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to: Assist the head coach with the organization and direction of all aspects of the NCAA Division II Field Hockey program. Specific responsibilities include identification and recruitment of athletically and academically qualified student-athletes; regular practice sessions and game preparation (Goalkeeping experience preferred but not required); and assisting with the management of equipment, team travel, program budgets, public/alumni relations, fundraising, promoting the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program and other duties assigned by the head coach. Must be able and willing to regularly work evenings and weekends to achieve objectives of the position. The successful candidate must possess and will demonstrate excellent communication and organizational skills, good work ethic and self-motivation, the ability and willingness to be a positive role model.

Minimum qualifications:

  • A commitment to the Mission of the College, the athletic program, the development of character in student-athletes and the academic program.

  • Excellent interpersonal and coaching skills, highly motivated and organized. Knowledge of NCAA Division II rules and regulations.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills,

  • Should have a working knowledge of various computer programs. 

  • Interpersonal skills and the ability to work in team relationships with diverse students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the public.

  • Bachelor’s degree required.

  • College playing and/or coaching experience at the collegiate level preferred.

  • knowledge of recruiting software programs (e.g., Front Rush)

  • Must have a valid drivers’ license

Send resume materials to Please put “Asst. Women’s Field Hockey Coach” in the subject line.


These job descriptions reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job identified and shall not necessarily be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job. Job descriptions do not constitute an employment agreement or contract of employment, expressed or implied. Unless designated in writing and signed by the College President, all College employees are considered to be EMPLOYED AT WILL. Newberry College reserves the right to change, alter and amend job descriptions, functions and duties at the pleasure of the College President or Board of Trustees.

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