Competitive Club Fencing Coach

Location
California, United States
Posted
Wednesday, 9 October 2019
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 8 December 2019
Ref
5083
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

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Job Summary

Provide appropriate technical and physical instruction in all three competitive fencing weapons to a beginner and intermediate collegiate club team of male and female student athletes. Team to compete in the IFCSC, local to the southern California region.

Job Duties

  • Supervise all practices and attend all scheduled matches to assist students development
  • Coordinate and supervise assistant and volunteer coaches as necessary and approved by department/Institute procedure
  • Cultivate a team atmosphere characterized by positive student engagement that prioritizes academics and personal growth
  • Maintain a safe physical and emotional practice environment, high degree of communication with students and department
  • Be knowledgeable of and responsible to work within all Institute policies and APER department philosophies
  • Work closely with a department administrative coordinator on schedule, travel, equipment repair and inventory

Basic Qualifications

  • 4-year degree, B.S. or equivalent years of experience
  • CPR/AED Certification
  • Safe coach certification from USAFENCING

Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter