Position title
Hockey Coach

Responsible to the Program Director, the hockey coach provides coaching, development, and supervisory responsibilities of the program.

  • Reports consistently for work as scheduled
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Attains proficient or higher evaluations on established Performance Standards
  • Actively seeks feedback from supervisor(s) and/or colleagues
  • Communicates high expectations for athlete behavior and reinforces expectations
  • Communicates regularly with the Athletic Director
  • Consistently meets responsibilities in a timely manner regarding fiscal management
  • Consistently seeks professional growth and learning
  • Demonstrates a solid knowledge of the sport, the policies, rules, and game management strategies.
  • Demonstrates an effective understanding of the athletes’ developmental level and moving athletes to their next level
  • Demonstrates effective knowledge and complies with rules and regulations of governing bodies
  • Demonstrates strong evidence of leadership that exhibits fair, understanding, tolerant, patient, behaviors that create a positive environment.
  • Demonstrates verbal and written communication skills that use multiple modes, are timely, professional, and consistent with the goals of the program
  • Develops positive and respectful communications and relationships with stakeholders
  • Effectively builds and maintains a program that fosters both individual and team growth and development
  • Effectively creates a competitive environment in which all athletes have a chance to experience both individual and team success
  • Effectively identifies and applies a variety of strategies and tactics to maximize opportunities for success in competitions for the individual and/or the team
  • Equipment is consistently maintained, inventoried, stored, and re-ordered prior to the beginning of the season.
  • Evaluates assistant coach(es) where applicable.
  • Has communication procedures that are clearly defined, consistently used, and proactive when possible
  • Includes and values stakeholders
  • Is aware of injuries to athletes and communicates with athletic trainer and parents, is proactive with injuries, makes sure athletes are medically released to return to play
  • Plans for daily, weekly, monthly, and annual character development of all athlete/athletes in the program
  • Produces practice plans that are detailed and assist with the advancement of individual skills progression and and strategy development
  • Regularly pursues appropriate professional learning activities
  • Rosters, transportation requests, certifications are handed in prior to deadlines.
  • Supervises all facilities and athletes before, during, and after practices and competitions
  • Ability to be flexible and patient in work demands
  • Ability to assist students in assigned areas
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with individuals from many diverse backgrounds and professions including supervisors, administrators, coworkers, staff, students, parents, and the general public
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to greet and interact with the public in a courteous and professional manner
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to manage simultaneous demands and set clear priorities
  • Ability to work days, hours, locations, and assignments as directed by the supervisor within the position responsibilities
  • Commitment to the education of students as a primary responsibility
  • Demonstrated ability to manage simultaneous demands and set clear priorities
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with others in a team setting
  • Demonstrates citizenship, compassion, courage, discernment, excellence, honesty, hope, integrity, patience, perseverance, reliability, respect, responsibility, and trustworthiness
  • Demonstrates effective organizational and time management skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Energetic, creative, innovative, flexible
  • Excellent cooperative, collaborative, and problem-solving skills
  • Promotes a positive climate, culture, and community
Employment Type
Job Location
Boston, Massachusetts
Date posted
December 10, 2020
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Position: Hockey Coach

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