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Assistant Coach, Part-time

Posting Details

Posting Information

Position Title Assistant Coach, Part-time
Department Physical Education, Recreation & Athletics postings (NTT/PT)
Position Status Temporary/Contract Positions
Basic Function

When a vacancy occurs, WPI Athletics will seek part-time assistant coaches for our various varsity sport teams.

Interested candidates need to complete the appropriate applicant information online with the department contacting directly those that are under strong consideration.

Please know that candidate applications will remain on file until June 30 of each year.

Posting Date 07/01/2017
Closing Date 06/30/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
EEO Information

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or disability. We are looking for individuals who value creativity, diversity, inclusion, and collaboration.

Criminal Background check statement

A pre-employment criminal records check is required.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Principal Duty and Responsibility

Primary duty is to assist the head coach in providing leadership and direction for all aspects of the varsity sport program in accordance with WPI and NCAA Division III policies and procedures. This includes maintaining positive public relations for the program, the department and WPI, while serving as a role model for student-athletes in and out of competition.
Assist in the preparation of student-athletes for competition while providing an educational environment that enhances the development of the whole student-athlete.

Position Requirements


Bachelor’s degree and valid driver’s license Required.
College coaching experience, CPR & first aid certification preferred.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What team sport are you interested in?
    • Baseball
    • Basketball, Men's
    • Basketball, Women's
    • Field Hockey
    • Football
    • Rowing, Men's
    • Rowing, Women's
    • Soccer, Men's
    • Soccer, Women's
    • Softball
    • Swimming & Diving
    • Track & Field/Cross Country
    • Volleyball, Women's
    • Wrestling

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents