The Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach is responsible for all aspects of coaching, recruiting and administering the Men’s Lacrosse program along with being a relentless supporter of Oberlin College and its athletics department.
The incumbent will also have a secondary administrative position and teaching responsibilities within the physical education curriculum and/or wellness programming. The program will be conducted in compliance with policies, procedures and regulations of the College, the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). This is a full-time, 12-month Administrative and Professional Staff position, reporting to the Delta Lodge Director of Athletics and Physical Education and Vice President of Athletics Advancement. Oberlin College is a highly selective, private, liberal arts institution with a world-renowned Conservatory of Music.
Bachelor’s degree required, a master’s degree preferred Five years coaching experience at the intercollegiate level or professional levels Excellent oral and written communication skills Desire to work within a high academic environment with an appreciation and empathy with the role of intercollegiate athletics and its relationship to the College and the capacity to articulate that connection Demonstrated recruiting and retention success at a high academic institution Solid administrative skills with the ability to communicate and motivate staff to achieve administrative goals Willingness to interact comfortably with individuals and constituency groups that are crucial to the advancement of the lacrosse program along with the department and greater institution Lead and instruct physical education classes and/or wellness programming Comply with College, NCAC Conference, and NCAA guidelines, policies and regulations.
Additional Salary Information: Within the range established for this position, salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes an excellent benefits package.
About Oberlin College
Oberlin College & Conservatory is a four-year, highly selective liberal arts college that combines a top-ranked college of arts and sciences with a world-renowned conservatory of music. Combined, the two divisions enroll approximately 2,900 students. Founded in 1833, Oberlin College & Conservatory was the first college in America to make interracial education and coeducation central to its mission-traditions that live today within a commitment to positive social engagement.Located 35 miles southwest of Cleveland, Ohio, Oberlin College & Conservatory has earned a reputation of excellence based on the quality of its richly diverse student body, outstanding faculty, excellent facilities, and academic and technological resources.Learn more at: http://new.oberlin.edu/about/