Under the supervision of the Athletic Director and the Head Coach, assistant coaching duties will be assigned by head coach and will include administration, coaching, and recruiting for the ESCU Women’s Lacrosse program
1.Support head coach in ensuring that all matters related to the team’s student-athletes adhere to NCAA and Little East Conference rules and regulations
2.Provide a climate in which participating athletes can strive for individual and group improvement and excellence
3.Participate in coordinating, strategy, and planning meetings of the coaching staff
4.Attend and actively coach at all non-traditional and traditional practice sessions
5.Instruct student-athletes about skills and execution needed to perform the sport of Women’s Lacrosse effectively and competitively
6.Assist in game statistical and film analysis
7.Participate in player evaluation
8.Maintain an active role in the recruitment of student-athletes, including: identification of prospective student-athletes and participation in the on-campus recruiting process
9.Contribute to a positive work climate and the team effort within the school, as well as demonstrate positive sportsmanship in everyday situations
10.Establish and maintain a professional demeanor with student-athletes, parents, staff, guidance counselors, the community, and the media
11.Perform other duties and responsibilities in addition to those enumerated above which do not alter the basic level of responsibility of the position.
Minimum hiring standards include:
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
First Aid/AED/CPR Certification
Ability to pass background check
Preferred hiring standards include:
Experience recruiting and/or coaching Women’s Lacrosse at collegiate level
Experience with athletic statistical analysis software
Previous playing experience in Women’s Lacrosse
Experience coaching or competing as field player or a goalie in Women’s Lacrosse
Demonstrated credibility in the particular sport as well as coaching expertise on both general and specific levels and ability to evaluate oneself and the program with respect to the general educational goals and objectives of the athletic programs are also required.
These qualifications may be waived for individuals with appropriate alternate experience.
Anticipated start date for this position is September 2019. Part-time with no benefits and annual salary range is $6000-$13,500.
Qualified applicants should send via e-mail a letter of application, a resume, and the names and contact information for three references to: email@example.com - Christine Hutchison, Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach. Review of application materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Eastern Connecticut State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or criminal record. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Stacey Close, Associate Vice President for Equity and Diversity, 860-465-5791, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internal Number: 2019005
About Eastern Connecticut State University
Eastern Connecticut State University, the state’s public liberal arts university serving approximately 5300 students, offers a wide range of undergraduate majors in the arts and sciences and professional studies, as well as selected graduate programs. Located in historic Windham County in the heart of eastern Connecticut, the University is midway between New York City and Boston and only a short drive from Hartford, the state capital.