Under supervision of the Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach, provide assistance in the leadership of all coaching, recruiting, and administrative duties for highly-competitive Division III women’s lacrosse program. Individual reports to the Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach as well as to the Deputy AD, Assistant AD for Facilities and Operations, or designee with a secondary duty TBA.
Essential Job Functions:
•Assist in organizing, preparing and conducting practices, training, and competition; •Recruit student-athletes in accordance with all Centre College, Southern Athletic Association, and NCAA rules and regulations; •Assist in directing all aspects of the program; •Assist with the holistic development of women’s lacrosse student-athletes; •Represent the program and the College to students, parents, alumni, and the general public; •Assist in managing the daily operations and administration facets of the women’s lacrosse program – including but not limited too – any facilities preparation; •Actively participate in department-wide fundraising initiatives; •Assist in all duties as assigned by the Head Coach or the Director of Athletics; •Secondary duty will be assigned; •Appreciation of and working with diverse academic environment, inclusive of students, faculty, and staff of many social, economic, cultural, ideological, racial, and ethnic backgrounds; •Contribute to the overall success of the department by performing all other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree with previous collegiate experience as a player or a coach; previous collegiate coaching experience preferred.
Knowledge and Skills
Demonstrated knowledge of the sport of women’s lacrosse and its playing rules; ability to foster a team environment; demonstrated coaching skills in sport of women’s lacrosse; knowledge of travel, lodging, planning, and scheduling; a commitment to the NCAA Division III philosophy of athletics, sufficient knowledge of NCAA and SAA rules and regulations, and a demonstrated ability to successfully recruit, retain, and mentor student-athletes; the ability, and desire, to work successfully within a team-oriented athletic department.
Moderate physical activity. Requires handling up to 25 pounds. Standing and or walking for more than four hours per day.