Position: 10 month, full-time administrative position reporting to the Director of Athletics. Supervises the following employees: Assistant Women’s Lacrosse coach(es), graduate assistants, and student workers for game management.
Duties: Oversight for all phases of the Women’s Lacrosse program. Primary responsibilities include attracting, recruiting and retaining student-athletes who fit the educational mission of Russell Sage College.
Specific coaching responsibilities include: Practice and game preparation Game day management (facilities/team needs), coaching and travel Recruitment efforts including travel, written and verbal communication and scouting Planning and maintaining team budget Supervision of support staff Training, practice development and organization Compliance with NCAA and conference legislation Other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics
Position Requirements: Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred; highly organized individual with strong writing and verbal skills; previous college playing and/or coaching experience required; experience in recruiting preferred; demonstrated commitment to NCAA Division III philosophy.
About Russell Sage College
Russell Sage College is a dynamic, comprehensive college of approximately 2,900 students. Through a strong liberal education curriculum and progressive academic programs, Sage serves traditional students and working professionals who pursue bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees on campuses in Troy and Albany, NY. Russell Sage College also offers online programs. Founded in 1916 as a "School of Practical Arts," Russell Sage College has consistently been ranked in the top ten colleges in the Northeast by U.S. News & World Report. Sage has also been recognized as a "New York College of Distinction" for the third year in a row.