E ducational Background:
Bachelors Degree in
appropriate field of study.
Coaching experience at the college/university or
high school level. Community college experience preferred.
Special Skills or Requirements:
organizational, teaching, and supervisory skills are essential.
Must demonstrate leadership, and professional behavior when working
with student-athletes. Ability to work cooperatively with other
members of the faculty, staff, and administration. Willingness to
accept responsibility for accomplishment of program objectives
under the direction of the appropriate professional staff member.
Must also possess a valid drivers license free of any major
II. GENERAL FUNCTIONS
The Assistant Coach reports to the Head Coach and is directly
responsible for administering and/or assisting with the
administration of all areas related to the success of a the program
within the NJCAA Division III (non-scholarship) intercollegiate
program and the policies and rules established by the NJCAA, Region
III, the Mid-State Athletic Conference and Finger Lakes Community
III. SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES
Applicants interested in applying MUST submit the following
documents via online:
- Responsible for assisting in the administering all aspects of
the program, including coaching, promoting, making team travel
arrangements, requisitioning and maintaining equipment, supervising
students, monitoring academic progress of student-athletes, and
fulfilling other duties as they arise or as assigned by the Head
- Responsible for being thoroughly familiar with and complying
with all College, Department, Regional, District, and NJCAA
- Responsible for assisting in providing instruction and training
necessary to create skills, techniques, and physical conditioning
sufficient to enable participant to compete safely and
- Responsible for providing on-site supervision during all
practice and game situations including locker room
- Responsible for adhering to all the guidelines,
policy/procedures in the department policy manual.
- Responsible for exhibiting a high level of expertise in his or
her sport and to seek professional improvement by attending
clinics, seminars, and other developmental programs.
- Responsible for treating the academic achievement and
requirements necessary for progress toward a degree as a matter of
the highest priority for the student-athlete, and to be sensitive
to final examination schedules when scheduling practice and game
- Effectively assist the Head Coach in recruiting a sufficient
number of new student-athletes to attend FLCC annually.
- Responsible for assisting the Director of Athletics, and taking
an active part in all Department fund-raising/promotion
- Responsible for representing the College on the highest
professional level with dignity, integrity, and strength of
character and to exhibit ethical behavior.
- Responsible for treating opposing coaches, officials, students,
and colleagues with respect and dignity.
- Responsible for, at the conclusion of the sport season,
assisting the Head Coach in developing a summary report on their
- Responsible for other duties as assigned by the Head Coach or
Director of Athletics.
- Cover letter
- A writing sample, along with a brief summary of your role or
contribution to the piece
Position will be posted until filled.
FLCC is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and strives
to provide an environment that embodies these principles. We strive
to attract talented personnel from diverse backgrounds and
traditions, particularly of race and ethnicity, gender, gender
identity, sexual orientation, nationality, culture, religion,
worldview, and physical and mental abilities. As such, applicants
from historically under-represented groups are highly encouraged to
Finger Lakes Community College does not discriminate against any
employee, applicant for employment, student, or applicant for
admission based on an individuals race, color, national origin,
religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identification,
gender expression, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy,
predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, veteran
status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction, or
any other category protected by law. The College adheres to all
federal and state civil rights laws prohibiting discrimination in
public institutions of higher education.