ASSISTANT MEN’S ICE HOCKEY COACH

WHO WE ARE

The University of Providence is a four-year, private, Catholic liberal arts university with a main campus located in Great Falls, Montana offering both face to face and online programs. The University is committed to its mission of preparing students for living and making a living. Founded by the Sisters of Providence, the University is a ministry of Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) and continues to create academic programs to address current and future workforce needs. Shared values of respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship shape the missions of both the University and PSJH.

POSITION SUMMARY

To assist the head men’s ice hockey coach in all facets of running the men’s ice hockey program.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Teaching students ice hockey skills/individual and small group player development.
  • Reviewing video and teaching student’s ice hockey through video review.
  • Teaching and coaching at hockey practice with head coach.
  • Assist in monitoring the academic progress of student athletes.
  • Help to develop leadership skills and instill core values in student athletes.
  • Maintain knowledge of and adherence to all NAIA, ACHA, University, and departmental rules and regulations.
  • Assist in Team Management: Recruiting, Scouting, Travel Logistics, Competition and Practice Coaching, and Public Relations.
  • Assist in coordinating team fundraisers and participate in departmental fundraising efforts.
  • Assist in the operation of program specific camps and clinics.
  • Maintain professional memberships and engage in professional development opportunities.
  • Serve on department and university committees as assigned.
  • Additional teaching or administrative duties may be combined with this position, to include planning/conducting camps both on and off campus designed to help the program reach recruitment goals.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Head Coach and Vice President for Athletics.

ESSENTIAL POSITION COMPETENCIES AND REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred with coaching and/or playing experience.

POSITION DETAILS

Position Type: Staff

FTE: Full Time

FLSA: Exempt

Location: University of Providence Campus

To apply, please send cover letter, resume, UP application and three professional references to hr.up@uprovidence.edu.

AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER COVERED BY THE MONTANA VETERANS’ AND HANDICAPPED PERSONS’ EMPLOYMENT PREFERENCE ACT

Employment Application (PDF)

Summary of Benefits (PDF)

The University of Providence is a Catholic, student-centered, mission-focused university. For more information, please contact Human Resources at 406.791.5976.