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Head Racquetball Club Coach

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Position Information

Position Title Head Racquetball Club Coach

In conjunction with the Associate Director of Club Sports/Facilities, manage the daily operations of the team.

Essential Duties:

• Presence at all practices and games
• Oversight for safety and risk management of team
• Exposure to rules and etiquette of sport
• Instruction in skills and technique of sport
• Assistance in appropriate conditioning of athletes to participate in chosen sport

Marginal Duties:

It is the responsibility of the coach to ensure that risk management principles are being employed to minimize the danger to participants, including training in proper use of equipment and safety equipment, inspection of that equipment, ensuring that such equipment is used at all times, and ensuring the use of appropriate training techniques and standards as recognized by the appropriate national sanctioning body.

Coaches are responsible along with the team captains for the decorum and behavior of all team members. Poor sportsmanship, hazing, sexual harassment, verbal or physical abuse of any players, spectators, opponents, or officials will not be tolerated and may result in termination or suspension of the coach. Team sanctions will also be strongly considered.

It is the responsibility of the coach to know and enforce the College’s policies including but not limited to, drugs and alcohol, hazing, property damage, gambling (see Student Handbook pages 39-41) as these pertain to themselves, assistants, players, or any team managers or designees. Failure to do so may result in immediate suspension or termination. Additionally, appropriate action related to the player or team status will be taken.

Education and Experience Required

Prior coaching experience.
Will need to be certified in CPR, AED and first aid.

Physical Demands

• Sitting in a normal seated position for extended periods of time
• Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction
• Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s), for example, using a keyboard
• Communication skills using the spoken word
• Ability to see within normal parameters
• Ability to hear within normal range
• Ability to move about

Employee Status Part-Time/Academic Year
Union Status Non-Union
Shift: Other
If other, please enter regular schedule.

There is not a regular schedule for the club coaches. They will attend 2-4 practices per week, travel with the team to games and attend the home games at Providence College

Posting Detail Information

Requisition Number AS64P
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents