The Athletics Department at Marist College invites applications for the part-time position of Head Dance Team Coach. Marist College is an NCAA Division I program and member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC).
Responsibilities include coordinating all aspects of its Dance Team program including, but not limited to, dance member recruitment, dance choreography, selection and performance, organizing and planning of practice sessions, attendance at all home Football and Men’s and Women’s Basketball contests, and ordering of supplies as necessary.
This position requires some travel along with evening and weekend work.
This position requires an experienced dance coach with knowledge in teaching all facets of dance with an emphasis on safety. This is a part-time stipend position that reports to the Coordinator of Club Sports, Intramurals & Camps. CPR / First Aid and AACCA certifications required.
Located on the river in the historic Hudson River Valley and at its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures & The Best 380 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 4,900 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.
Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.