As a member of the coaching staff responsibilities include working
closely with the Head Coach to develop and coach an NCAA Division
III athletic team and assist with all phases of directing and
managing a successful program. Actively ensure compliance with all
NCAA and Ithaca College rules and regulations; participate in
establishing goals and objectives for each season; recruiting and
assessing prospective student athletes for the program. Reflect
Ithaca College's academic mission and commitment to building a
diverse and inclusive community. Design and provide instruction on
individual and team skills and physical health and safety to
student athletes. Serve as a support to the Office of Student
Conduct and Community Standards by serving as a formal and informal
administrative hearing officer in conduct cases.
This position reports to the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics
& Recreational Sports and will receive direction, guidance, and
supervision from the assigned head coach. This position will also
take day to day direction from the Assistant Director for Student
Conduct and Community Standards regarding responsibilities
pertaining to student conduct.
- Participate in planning and conducting in-season and where
appropriate and permissible pre-season, non-traditional and
post-season team/individual athlete practices and competitions;
using ones own discretion and independent judgment develop and
implement conditioning programs, practice and competition related
activities for teams and or/individuals.
- Design instructions for individual student athletes and for
specific team needs, and teach proper skills, skill development,
and team concepts to student athletes.
- Provide student athletes with instruction regarding physical
health and safety and promote student athlete safety and well
- Analyze opponent performance and provide recommendations for
strategies and tactics for utilization during competition
- Participate in establishing goals and objectives for each
season in consultation with the head coach; complete various
reports and establish and maintain accurate records of all team
data and statistics.
- Actively develop recruitment strategies in accordance with NCAA
bylaws, identify students to recruit and high schools to visit;
provide recommendations to the head coach and carry out
correspondence with prospective student athletes by mail,
telephone, and e-mail. Participate in on-campus and off-campus
visits and various meetings with recruits and other members of the
Department of Intercollegiate Athletics program, including the
- Evaluate and participate in the selection of student athletes
to include assessment of individual academic eligibility and
overall skill levels; coordinate the process of selecting,
maintaining, monitoring and evaluating team members to include
athlete talent assessment, academic eligibility and individual
- Assist with monitoring the academic progress of assigned
student athletes and ensure compliance with NCAA, College, and
conference regulations; provide council to student athletes
regarding goals, academic success and other personal and sport
- Participate in campus visits and various meetings with
- Provide assistance with establishing and arranging practice and
competition schedules; assist with appropriate travel arrangements
have been made to include mode of transportation, lodging, and
meals; submit an itinerary to the Associate Director as
- Assist with the distribution and recovery of all equipment and
uniforms. Work with the Equipment Manager to establish and maintain
an inventory control system; recommend the purchase or replacement
of uniforms and equipment.
- Serve as a support to the Office of Student Conduct and
Community Standards by serving as a formal and informal
administrative hearing officer in low level conduct cases to
support the needs of the Residence Halls for overflow conduct
- Evaluate, ascertain, and adjudicate complaints and allegations
of violations of the student code of conduct and the residential
life rules and regulations.
- Serve on the Student Conduct Committee and support, coordinate
and assist with training for the Student Conduct Review Board
- Serve as a supporting staff member for on-call emergencies
during breaks and holidays.
- Serve as a liaison for Athletics and Student Conduct to share
essential information from both areas.
- Assist with Case Creation in Maxient, Health & Safety and
others. The online platform to manage cases.
- Attend Student Conduct & Community Standards monthly
department meetings and attend Residence Life & Conduct
- Aid/assist with major Residential Life openings and closings as
Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of three years’ related experience;
demonstrated ability to plan and conduct pre-season, in-season and
non-traditional and post-season team/individual athlete practices
and competitions; experience developing and implementing
conditioning programs for teams and or/individuals, experience
recruiting athletes, scheduling and coordinating special events or
athletic contests; excellent organizational, interpersonal and
communication skills, strong attention to detail, and the ability
to effectively work and interact respectfully within a diverse and
inclusive environment are required. Masters degree or progress
towards an advanced degree and previous experience working in a
college or university athletics department is highly desired.
National certification in strength and conditioning
Most of the work of the incumbent is carried out within a generally
accessible, safe, indoor environment. The incumbent will be
required to demonstrate the use of sports equipment; operate a
personal computer and associated equipment such as computer
printers as well as other office equipment used in day-to-day
operations. The incumbent will be required to attend various
functions and events during and after normal business hours at on
and off campus locations.
Interested applicants must apply online and attach a resume, cover
letter, and list of three professional supervisory references.
Questions about online applications should be directed to the
Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000 or
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic
community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to
apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college
Visa sponsorship is not provided for this position.
At Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of
6,500 students, we strive to be at the forefront of the higher
education landscape. We offer a distinct integrative learning
experience that makes students ready for the personal,
professional, and global challenges of our age.
We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be
a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history. We
encourage creative collaboration and innovation in our faculty and
staff, providing support and resources for them to grow in their
fields and lead students to their own innovative ideas and
We welcome different ways of thinking and look for candidates with
unique points of view and life experiences. We are inclusive of
individuals with a wide range of cultural, personal, and
professional backgrounds, talents, and skills. Our campus is a
vibrant and rewarding community where diverse minds can learn,
succeed, and excel.
When reviewing candidates, we are looking for indicators of a
number of core competencies. Prospective candidates must be
adaptable, collaborative, inclusive, respectful, responsive,
results driven, and sustainable. They must communicate effectively,
demonstrate leadership, exhibit professional integrity and ethics,
take initiative, value personal and professional development, and
show that they will engage in the college.
Nestled in the heart of New York State’s scenic Finger Lakes
region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque
Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center.
Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a
college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of
Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger’s as one of the top 10 places to
live in the United States.
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