MIT Varsity Sailing-Assistant Coach

Job Posted 7/18/2023
MIT Sailing
MIT Sailing Pavilion 134 Memorial Dr
Cambridge, MA 02142
United States
Part Time
Experience Required
Degree Required
Housing Provided
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Job Description

MIT Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER)

Assistant Varsity Coach at MIT Sailing Pavilion

General Core Responsibilities:

  • Coach Coed and Women’s Sailing Teams at weekday practices and weekend regattas.

  • Work with Head Coaches to help manage travel logistics and accounting for team travel.

  • Perform required training and administrative work as required by MIT Athletics and NCAA policies.

  • Maintain high standards of integrity and professionalism.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Interface with high performing MIT student athletes in a respectful and professional way.

  • Run safe and effective practices to further the skill development of Varsity Sailors with a range of racing experience.

  • Assist Head Coaches with all aspects of running a successful Varsity sailing team.

  • Help foster a collaborative and fun team culture.

  • Maintain First Aid/CPR and US Sailing Certifications.

  • This is a part time position but opportunities exist for the right candidate to perform boatwork or instructional roles with the MIT Sailing Recreational program and make it a full time role.

Supervision Received:

Supervision is received from Varsity Head Coaches.

Position Type:

This is a salaried position with no benefits.

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Job Requirements
Background and competitive/coaching success in collegiate sailing and team racing. Appropriate certifications in First Aid, CPR, AED, are required within 30 days of hire. Employment is conditional upon successful completion of a background check. MIT is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.
Michael Kalin

United States
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