Graduate Assistant Coach

Applications due 03/01/23

Job Description:

Date posted: January 17, 2023

Location: 102 Lower College Lane, Northampton, MA, USA

Smith’s unique graduate program in Exercise and Sport Studies (ESS) prepares individuals to coach collegiate teams. Responsibilities of coaching include, but are not limited to: assisting the head coach with recruiting, managing social media accounts, practice planning, directing skill development, and film breakdown. 

Recognized nationally for its excellence, the Master’s program is accredited through the National Committee for Accreditation of Coaching Education (NCACE). The program connects theory with practice by linking coursework with coaching experiences. Examples of graduate classes taken over the two years include: Exercise Physiology; Biomechanics of Sport; Sport Psychology; Sport Leadership for Coaches; Gender in Sport; Collegiate Recruiting; Legal Issues in Sport. 

How to Apply

Visit our website at for an overview of the program, forms, course requirements, and to formally apply.  Please email Head Swim Coach Helaina Sacco ([email protected]) with a copy of your resume.

Contact Information

Helaina Sacco


phone: 4135852722