Cardigan Mountain School seeks an experienced and committed coach and educator to lead the Varsity Hockey Team and Ice Hockey Program beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. The coaching position is a full-time, 10-month faculty position. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in playing and coaching hockey, possess a passion and commitment to the overall development of student-athletes, and have experience as a classroom teacher and residential supervisor. The position works closely with our Director of Athletics and reports to the Dean of Faculty.
The Head Varsity Hockey Coach will:
Coach the varsity hockey team and direct daily on and off-ice practices during the winter season
Lead, support, and collaborate with all coaches and teams in the hockey program
Work with the Admissions Office to recruit prospective student-athletes and counsel athletes in meeting future goals
Assist the Secondary School Counseling Office with the placement of hockey players
Teach up to three academic sections and coach a second season
Previous teaching and coaching experience. Experience in a middle school environment preferred, but not required
Interest in and demonstrated skill in working with adolescent boys
A shared commitment to an inclusive community, and respect for differences
Ability to make contributions to School life across multiple facets of our program
Willingness to embrace and engage in the active lifestyle of an independent boarding school
About Cardigan Mountain School
Cardigan Mountain Academic Year: Cardigan Mountain School is a junior boarding and day school for boys in grades six through nine, located in Canaan, New Hampshire. The School seeks to employ individuals who will share our commitment to supporting the School’s mission: “To offer a close-knit community that prepares middle school boys—in mind, body, and spirit—for responsible and meaningful lives in a global society.” The School offers competitive salaries and benefits in a rewarding work environment defined by the strength of our community and our core values: compassion, integrity, respect and courage.
Cardigan Summer Session: the perfect balance between academic enrichment and summertime fun for boys and girls ages 8-15.