Assistant Coach, Cheer-leading

New York Institute of Technology - Old Westbury, NY

Part-time
Overview
New York Institute of Technology offers 90 undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs in more than 50 fields of study, including computer science, data, and cybersecurity; biology and biomedical studies; architecture and design; engineering; health professions and medicine; IT and digital technologies; management; communications and marketing; education and counseling; and energy and sustainability. A nonprofit, independent, private, and nonsectarian institute of higher education, it welcomes more than 9,000 students worldwide. The university has campuses in New York City and Long Island, New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Vancouver, British Columbia, as well as programs around the world.

New York Tech embraces its mission to provide career-oriented professional education, give all qualified students access to opportunity, and support research and scholarship that benefits the larger world. More than 100,000 alumni comprise an engaged network of doers, makers, and innovators prepared change the world, solve 21st-century challenges, and reinvent the future.

For more information, visit nyit.edu.

Responsibilities
New York Tech Athletics seeks an Assistant Cheer Coach for its competitive cheerleading team in accordance with NCAA, East Coast Conference and University Rules, Regulations and Policies. This position will assist with a wide variety of coaching and administrative duties in order to accomplish the goals and objectives of the team, Intercollegiate Athletics and the University.

Responsibilities:
Plan and execute all practice sessions for varsity and competitive cheerleading teams that include conditioning drills, teaching choreography, spotting of stunts, routines and other cheerleading /spirit maneuvers.
Ensure proper care and setup of practice and safety equipment.
Recruit responsible and talented student athletes.
Ensure all NCAA, ECC, and Institutional recruitment policies and procedures are adhered and complied.
Work with admissions and athletics to arrange on-campus visits for all prospective student athletes with their parents.
Attend athletic staff meetings as necessary.
Attend institutional sponsored events (open house, orientation, senior awards banquet, and alumni events, etc.); represent NYIT at the conference and national level through meetings and committee work.

Qualifications
Bachelor's degree preferred.

Coaching and/or participation in cheerleading at the collegiate level required.

First Aid and CPR certification required.

Please submit cover letter & resume for consideration

New York Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity