Assistant Men's Lacrosse - Part-Time - 10 month

Location
Saint Leo, FL
Posted
Jun 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Overview

The Assistant Men's Lacrosse Coach provides assistance in all phases of coaching the Division II Men's lacrosse program including: student-athlete recruitment, game preparation, player evaluation, academic coordination, and practice and game coaching. Also provide administrative support as assigned.

This is a Part-Time position

This position is not eligible for benefits except for Tuition Remission

Please include a cover letter with your application materials

Responsibilities

Assist in all aspects of the student athlete development and performance of the men's intercollegiate lacrosse program to include:
o Implementing and coordinating the recruitment process
o Organizing, recruitment/evaluation of student-athletes
o Instructing and supervising practices and player conditioning
o Providing appropriate leadership, direction and supervision relevant to the academic progress and personal development of student-athletes within the men's lacrosse program
o Creating a positive and productive environment for the student-athletes
Assist with the administrative functions with the men's intercollegiate lacrosse program:
o Coordinating travel for team trips, recruiting and official visits
o Monitoring academic progress of student-athletes
Participate in promotional and public relations to advance athletic programs by:
o Representing the Department of Athletics at designated University, departmental and community functions
o Serving in public relations capacities as needed
o Encouraging staff and student-athletes to participate in community service activities
o Promote the University's core values to student's, co-workers and university community
o Build effective partnerships with co-workers throughout the University by freely sharing appropriate information and providing assistance when needed
o Maintaining an environment that is welcoming to persons of all backgrounds, nationalities, and roles

o Performs other related duties as assigned

Work hours vary during in-season and out-of-season
Must be willing to work evening and weekends and travel with team as needed


Qualifications

Required, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Knowledge of coaching lacrosse techniques
  • Ability to motivate student-athletes
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to effectively work with collegiate student-athletes
  • Demonstrated ability to use computer programs
  • Ability to recruit student athletes
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Well developed interpersonal communication skills to deal with recruits and their parents
  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Must be enrolled or accepted into the graduate program.
  • Collegiate lacrosse background
  • A commitment to ensure compliance with all NCAA and University rules and regulations




Job ID 2017-1494
Category ..
Job Locations US-FL-Saint Leo

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