Assistant Coach – Golf

Post University is currently accepting applications for the role of Assistant Coach – Golf (Part-time).


Assists in planning and directing training of student athletes, and assesses individuals' abilities and skill level to determine appropriate team position. Assists players in reaching highest athletic potential possible through athletic training and leadership skills. Must be familiar with NCAA rules and regulations. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within Golf. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

The primary duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Assist the head coach in monitoring of the strength and conditioning programs

  • Assist the head coach with on and off the field coaching of the team, including practices planning and implementation, individual and team coaching, and other coaching duties as assigned.

  • Assist the head coach with the academic support of current student-athletes, including study hall monitoring, individual academic monitoring and meetings, class checking and other duties as assigned.

  • Assist the head coach with on and off campus recruiting activities, including prospect evaluation, database management, correspondences, phone calls and other duties.

  • Pass NCAA recruiting certification test.

  • Assist the head coach with planning all aspects of team travel within budgetary limitations.

  • Assist the head coach with planning events for fundraising and other special functions within the framework of the overall athletic department fundraising and development program.

  • Successful candidate must be committed to the academic success of student-athletes and be committed to their personal growth and social development.

  • Additional duties can be assigned with discussions between the Head Coach, Athletic Director and the prospective successful candidate.

  • Multiple day travel is required

  • Pass school driving test, valid driver’s license, and clean driving record.

Education, Experience, Knowledge and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree.

  • Collegiate coaching and/or playing experience.

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, Synergy and/or video editing.

  • Proven leadership ability.

  • Must possess ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, student-athletes and potential recruits and their families. 

  • Excellent communication, written and oral skills

  • Demonstrated commitment to NCAA Division II guidelines and regulations.

As a member of our Post University team, the individual will share in a 127-year tradition of helping people achieve their personal and professional goals. Located in Waterbury, Connecticut, Post University has a vibrant campus and an excellent online program. Founded in 1890, Post University is a student-focused, career-driven university committed to providing students with the knowledge, personal skills, and experience required to be leaders in their chosen fields

Interested candidates should forward cover letter, resume, and three references to Post University Human Resources.

Disclaimer: This opportunity may be withdrawn and/or amended.

POST UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER that employs in compliance with all applicable laws. We do not discriminate because of sex, sexual orientation, age, race, color, religious creed, marital status, national origin, ancestry, disability, handicap or other legally protected status. Equal access to programs, service and employment is available to all persons. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and job interview process should notify the Director of Human Resources, Post University.