Athletics and Recreation
Assistant Rugby Coach (#978)
Varying hours, 52 weeks per year
Summary of Duties
Applications are invited for the part-time Assistant Rugby Coach Position at Marywood University. Primary duties include assisting the head coach in all phases of coaching, recruiting, practice planning and implementation, academic support, player development and evaluation, scouting/film analysis, team strategy, day-to-day program administration, and other duties assigned by the head coach.
The successful applicant will have: a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and 1-3years experience as a Rugby coach, preferably at the college/university level; general knowledge of intercollegiate athletics, NCAA policies and compliance issues; strong interpersonal, planning and organizational abilities; and, excellent oral and written communications skills. Competence with technology resources and a current driver’s license are vital to fulfilling the responsibilities of this position.
Marywood is an independent, comprehensive, Catholic university with more than 3,100 students. Located in a residential area of Scranton, PA with easy access to the Pocono Mountains, the University features a new ‘state-of-the-art’ athletics and wellness facility and is within a two-hour drive of New York City and Philadelphia. Affordable housing in attractive communities with good schools is readily available. The University enrolls approximately 1900 students in more than fifty-five undergraduate programs and approximately 1,300 graduate students in 33 masters’ degree, as well as terminal degree programs, including a Psy. D., Ed. S., M.F.A. and an inter-disciplinary Ph.D. with five specializations.
How to Apply
Review of applications will begin immediately for the 2018-19 academic year. A completed Marywood application, resume and the names and complete addresses of three current professional references should be submitted to: Assistant Rugby Coach Search Committee, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA 18509-1598 or email to: email@example.com.