Assistant Coach, Women's Ice Hockey

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Chestnut Hill, MASSACHUSETTS

Boston College Introduction

Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,484 full-time undergraduates and 5,250 graduate and professional students.  Ranked 35 among national universities, Boston College has 888 full-time and 1,281 FTE faculty, 2,711 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1.4 billion, and an endowment in excess of $3.5 billion.

Job Description

Assistant Coach

Assist in the administration and coaching of an N.C.A.A. Division 1 program as directed by the head Coach. Duties include, but are not limited to, practice and game coaching, recruitment of prospective student-athletes on and off campus, supervision of strength and conditioning program, and general administrative tasks such as expense reports, recruiting database, N.C.A.A. compliance logs and forms. Also, assist with administrative duties in the areas of academic monitoring, media relations, and alumni affairs. Must be committed to the academic and athletic development of all student-athletes. Adherence to all University, Hockey East and N.C.A.A. policies and procedures.

Reporting to the head women’s ice hockey coach, the assistant women’s ice hockey coach will help provide leadership and oversight for all aspects of a competitive program.  This includes;
Strong ability to assist in providing overall leadership of the women’s ice hockey program
Proven recruiter and evaluator at Division I level
Ability to foster a strong and positive culture within the program
Maintain high level of academics
Assist with the management of coaching, team practices, competitions, road travel, scheduling, workouts, academics, and life-skills
Assist in managing the program budget and team travel
Ensure compliance with all department policies and guidelines
Comply with all applicable Boston College, Hockey East, and NCAA rules, guidelines, and policies
Represent themselves in a manner consistent with positive representation of Boston College
Opportunity within University guidelines to assist in the management, hosting, and executing annual ice hockey camps and clinics at Boston College

Position Details:

Department: 011305 - Hockey Womens
Position: 00010388 - Asst. Women's Hockey Coach
Grade: 2ND

Salary commensurate with relevant experience. Suggested range is $66,000 to 82,000


Bachelor's degree required, Masters Degree preferred. Competitive intercollegiate experience desirable. 3-5 years successful coaching experience, preferably at the collegiate level. Expertise in technical aspect of sport. Good organizational and communication skills. Ability to work effectively with college athletes, athletic staff, University personnel and alumni. Basic knowledge of N.C.A.A. rules needed. Proficient compute skills including, but not limited to, Microsoft Office Suite and File Maker Pro.

Closing Statement

Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:

  • Tuition remission for Employees
  • Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
  • Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Low-Cost Life Insurance
  • Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored 403b Retirement Plans
  • Paid Holidays Annually
  • Generous Sick and Vacation Pay
  • Additional benefits can be found on

Boston College conducts pre-employment background checks as part of the hiring process.

Boston College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. In concert with our Jesuit, Catholic mission, Boston College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications for women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at .

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