100% coaching Assist in planning, organizing, and administrating all aspects of a competitive Division I men's hockey program within the guidelines of the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA), National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC), and St. Cloud State University.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Coaching: practice planning including day-to-day organization, communication, and instruction; game preparation including game day execution, scouting, video analysis, and organization of team travel
Recruiting: talent identification and evaluation, correspondence, assistance with admission process and NCAA initial eligibility
Student-athlete development: mentoring to include individual and team dynamics, team rules and conduct, leadership development, commitment to safety and well-being of student-athletes
Academic monitoring of student-athletes in collaboration with office of compliance and academic services; commitment to degree progress and graduation
Compliance: demonstrating integrity in operations and adhering to all NCAA, conference, and University policies and procedures
Public relations: occasional media and speaking engagements, contact with alumni and supporters, effective professional working relationships with student-athletes, staff, administration, alumni, and general public, engagement with youth through camps/clinics and community service
Fundraising: develop community support for program, engage in Department of Athletics events, assist with fundraising activities including special events and camps/clinics
*Employment for this position is covered by the collective bargaining agreement for the Inter-Faculty Organization which can be found at:
Progressive coaching and/or playing experience
Evidence of strong interpersonal skills and effective communication orally and in writing
Evidence of a valid driver's license, or ability to acquire a legal driver's license or qualify for a reasonable accommodation
Commitment to academic success of student-athletes
Evidence of ability to teach and work with persons from diverse backgrounds
Strong organizational skills
Knowledge of NCAA Division I rules and regulations
Demonstrated experience coaching with at least 2 years of progressive experience
Experience with, contacts for, and knowledge of collegiate recruiting
Familiarity with recruiting and scouting software
Familiarity with strength and conditioning philosophy and applied techniques
Appointment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.
Application Review begins May 5, 2019; position is open until filled. A complete application will include the following:
Contact information for three (3) current, professional references
Copies of official Transcript(s) (undergraduate/graduate/PhD)
Why Work For Us
GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE! The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including low-cost medical and dental insurance, employer-paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year.
St. Cloud State University is committed to excellence and actively supports cultural diversity. To promote this endeavor, we invite individuals who contribute to such diversity to apply, including minorities, women, LGBTQ, persons with disabilities, and veterans. The university is an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, marital status, status with regards to public assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or status as a U.S. veteran. The Title IX coordinator at St. Cloud State is Dr. Ellyn Bartges. For additional information, contact the Office for Institutional Equity & Access, (320) 308-5123, Admin. Services Bldg. Rm 102.
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About ST. CLOUD STATE UNIVERSITY
St. Cloud State prepares students for life, work and citizenship in the 21st century. In our rigorous academic programs, students apply their knowledge in real-world settings. Our 200 academic programs, 60 graduate degrees and education abroad choices on six continents emphasize hands-on learning through community engagement and close interaction with professors. Couple that with support from the Career Services Center and you have a clear path to a career. Our 100-acre campus is between downtown St. Cloud and the Beaver Islands, a group of more than 30 islands that form a natural maze for a two-mile stretch of the Mississippi River.