Williams College invites applications for the position of Assistant Coach of Nordic Skiing for the academic year 2014-2015.
Responsibilities include providing assistance to the Head Coach in all aspects of the Nordic Ski program, including, but not limited to student-athlete development, coaching, training plans, travel, waxing, equipment management, driving team vans, video analysis, recruiting, team website updates and other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree and collegiate racing experience preferred. Successful candidates will be self-motivated and possess the ability to recruit, teach and coach highly talented student-athletes who can succeed in a challenging academic environment; a knowledge and commitment to NCAA and NESCAC rules and effective communication skills are required. Employment at Williams is contingent on the verification of background information submitted by the applicant, including the completion of a criminal record check, and education when applicable.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of application, resume, and the names of three references to:
Head Coach – Nordic Skiing
22 Spring Street
Williamstown, MA 01267
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