By Michael T. Bello
Published May 18, 2010 at 7:11 PM ET; Updated May 18, 2010 at 7:11 PM ET

Wellesley, MA — Wellesley College is seeking an assistant coach for its women’s squash team.

JOB POST

Women’s Squash Responsibilities: Assist the head coach in the coaching, organization and administration of the program including but not limited to practice and match preparation; attending all practices and scheduled matches; academic and athletics support for students; recruiting assistance; drilling with and playing team members; video-taping and match analysis; organization and implementation of fundraising activities.
This is a part-time position (compensated for 20 weeks) that will also provide opportunities to earn more while working in strength & conditioning (CSCS certification required), fitness (AFFA certified, weight watchers instructor, teaching physical education classes), recreation & intramurals (organizing intramural activities, assisting with outdoor activities, organizing special events, teaching recreational classes), and facilities & operations (front desk operations, equipment management, customer service). Salary and benefits will commensurate with responsibility.

Requirements: A bachelors degree is required but a masters degree is preferred. Assistant teaching professional or highly ranked college level playing experience preferred. US Squash Level I teaching certificate preferred but not required. CPR, AED, and First Aid certification required upon hire.

Application Procedure: Apply online at: https://career.wellesley.edu. Materials include resume and cover letter including contact information for three references. If circumstances make it impossible to submit any materials electronically, you may email us at working@wellesley.edu for assistance.

College Profile: Located 12 miles west of Boston, Wellesley College is a four-year liberal arts college for women. A member of the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III, Wellesley sponsors 13 varsity sports for an undergraduate population of 2300 students with a mission to provide an excellent liberal arts education for women who will make a difference in the world. Assistant Coaches at Wellesley College are employed on a part-time basis and are compensated for 20 weeks.

Wellesley College is an EO/AA institution and employer. The College is committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Candidates who believe they will contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply. Visit our website at www.wellesley.edu/HR/