•Oversee and lead the operations of a collegiate athletic team, including instructing scholar-athletes on the rules, fundamentals, regulations, equipment, strategies and techniques of the sport by designing instructions for individual student-athletes and team needs.
•Assess player’s skills, monitor players during competition and practice, and track athletic performance of students.
•Demonstrate commitment to excellence, innovation and diversity by building healthy relationships with the students, responding to their concerns, advising students both personally and academically to contribute to their personal growth and academic success.
•Recruit qualified students in accordance with College standards.
•Additional responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Athletics, including teaching PHED skill courses and/or PE coaching courses.
•Ability to create and maintain positive relationships with all internal and external constituents.
•Perform other job related duties as assigned.
Other department expectations include the following:
•As a college administrator, this person is expected to comport oneself in a professional manner at all times, both on and off campus. •Comply with all Federal, State, local, NCAA, Empire 8 Conference, College, and department regulations, rules, policies and procedures.
•Hire, supervise, and evaluate assistant coaches.
•General office work (email, database management, phone calls, etc.)
•Create budget, order supplies following proper protocol, and stay within defined budget parameters.
•Be a positive member of the department by supporting other programs and find ways to be involved for the betterment of the department and College (i.e., attend Code Blue events, volunteer for special department events).
•Service to the Hartwick community through committee work and/or service to National organizations through committee work (i.e., Department committees, NCAA, Coaching Associations).
•Attend important College functions (i.e., State of the College Address, Assessment Forum, and Conversations with the President).
•Participate in significant campus activities including Welcome Weekend, True Blue Weekend, and Commencement Weekend.