Gilmour Academy, located on a historic 144-acre campus in Gates Mills, Ohio (15 miles east of downtown Cleveland) is an independent, Catholic, coed, school in the Holy Cross tradition. With 650 students, ages 18 months through grade 12, a post graduate option and a high school residential program that allows us to attract students from 15 states and 5 nations, we are home to the only prep level girl’s high school hockey program in the state of Ohio. Out team participates as both an independent prep school hockey program as well an independent 19-U Tier 1 AAA program through the Mid-American district of USA Hockey. This team is eligible for a bid to the USA Hockey National Tournament. Our 75,000 sq. foot ice arena houses two NHL-sized hockey rinks with seating for 450 in each. The arena has 12 locker rooms, a training room, weight room, Rapid Shot and a café.
Athletics play a vital role in the school. Our girl’s prep hockey team has been in existence 16 years and has placed numerous players in Division 1 and Division 3 NCAA programs over the course of its existence. The program has a strong feeder program through the Gilmour Youth Hockey Association. We are seeking an developmental leader who understands how to drive excellence in athletics within the context of a strong academic program. The assistant coach supports the head coach with the preparation of training/practice sessions, game organization and scheduling, team travel arrangements, admission enhancement, managing regular contact with current and potential student athletes, and assisting players in their college preparation and decision making.
The successful candidate will have extensive knowledge of girl’s hockey, demonstrated leadership and excellent communication skills. They have proven abilities to inspire excellence both on and off the ice.
Additional Salary Information: This position can be combined with a Proctor role that provides a modest stipend, room and board in our residence hall.
Gilmour Academy is a pre-K through grade 12, independent, Catholic, coeducational college-preparatory school, sponsored by the Brothers of Holy Cross. Founded in 1946, Gilmour offers programs for boys and girls in kindergarten through grade 12 as well as a Montessori Preschool Program. A boarding program, which attracts students from around the world, is available for students in grade 7-12.
Gilmour helps each child discover his or her voice through an educational program committed to educating both the mind and heart. Gilmour's mission is to develop in all students "the competence to see and the courage to act in creating a more humane and just society".
Gilmour is chartered by the State of Ohio and is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Central Stares (ISACS), and The American Montessori Society.
We believe that a culturally diverse campus is integral to academic excellence, and our student, faculty, staff and trustees bodies should reflect the diverse vorld in which we live, with attention to race, ethnicity, religious creed, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, and ability.
Gilmour Academy is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from individuals who will contribute to its diversity.