Columbia University

Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education

POSITION TITLE:      Assistant Men’s and Women’s Squash Coach and Associate in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Achieving a high level of competency in sport skill instruction, motivation, and conduct of practice sessions under the direction of the Head Squash Coach
  • Recruiting student-athletes effectively under the direction of the Head Squash Coach
  • Assist in achieving competitive results that demonstrate athletic excellence
  • Demonstrating a sincere interest in the social, emotional, academic development, as well as the athletic welfare of student-athletes
  • Demonstrating excellent writing, speaking and listening abilities
  • Exhibiting supportive and cooperative behavior in the pursuing sport program goals established by the Head Squash Coach
  • Exhibiting leadership and professional behavior in dealing with student-athletes
  • Completing all assignments made by the Head Squash Coach including but not limited to budget management, scheduling and fundraising
  • Promoting the success of gender and minority equity initiatives by engaging in related recruiting activities and programs
  • Participating in continuing education conferences, workshops, or meetings to increase professional skills and knowledge
  • Exhibiting the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with adherence to NCAA, Council of Ivy League Presidents, University, and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations
  • Contributing to the maintenance of good working relationships with all members of the Department
  • Performing duties as assigned by the Director, Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to work effectively with students, faculty, administrators and alumni
  • Ability to work within the framework of NCAA and Ivy League rules and regulations
  • Ability to work successfully in a need-based financial aid program

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A high level of competency in squash skill
  • Successful experience in the recruitment of student-athletes in a highly competitive academic environment
  • Successful background in coaching squash, preferably at the NCAA Division I and national level
  • PSA playing experience
  • Personal trainer certification
  • High Performance Training experience

All Applicants must apply to this link, https://apply.interfolio.com/90824