Assistant Women's Lacrosse Coach - Extended search

Millersville University of Pennsylvania - Millersville, PA3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $32,000 - $43,000 a year
EducationSkills
Assist Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach in performing any or all duties related to recruiting academically qualified student-athletes, scheduling, scouting, conditioning, advising student athletes in academic matters related to enrollment and educational progress, generating revenue and other assigned duties.

Contract is renewed on annual basis.

Required Qualifications
Experience coaching women’s lacrosse at the high school, club, college, or professional level or experience playing women’s lacrosse at the college level.
Knowledge of recruiting
Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

Commitment to:
o Academic excellence of student’s
o Athletic excellence of student’s
Ability to work with student-athletes of diverse cultures, racial and ethnic groups
Valid driver’s license
Successful interview, and three background checks: Act 34; Act 151 (Child Abuse History Clearance); and Act 114 (FBI Federal Criminal History-Fingerprinting)
Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree
Knowledge of NCAA Div. II rules
Knowledge of strength, conditioning techniques
Fundraising experience
Division II Recruiting experience
PSAC coaching or playing experience
Job Description
Report to the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics. Receive specific assignments from and assist the Head Coach in performing any or all of the duties listed below:

  • Advise student-athletes and staff of applicable intercollegiate athletic rules, regulations, and University policies and ensure compliance of such regulations.
  • Develop and conduct pre-season, in-season and off-season training and conditioning programs for the team.
  • Recruit student-athletes.
  • Inform student-athletes of academic and other matters pertaining to their enrollment and educational progress.
  • Plan and direct athletic skill development for student-athletes.
  • Ensure appropriate safety measures are observed when conducting team activities.
  • Cooperate with the University physicians and Athletic Trainers to ensure student-athletes receive proper medical and physical training services.
  • Coordinate all activities in preparation for scheduled competition.
  • Attend all team practices and home and away contests.
  • Monitor student-athlete academic performance and implement team, athletic department, and University measures to support their academic performance.
  • Assume responsibility to student-athlete compliance with all applicable rules and regulations. Assist the Head Coach and the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics in resolving cases where a student-athlete violates an applicable regulation.
  • Work with alumni student groups University administration and community groups to seek support for the team.
  • Ensure student-athletes participation in NCAA CHAMPS/Life Skills programs.
  • Assist the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics in fund-raising activities in accordance with Collective Bargaining Agreements for non-faculty coaches.
  • Submit monthly work schedules to the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and comply with Schedule once approved.
  • Attend appropriate Athletic departmental staff meetings.
Essential Functions
Advise student-athletes and staff of applicable intercollegiate athletic rules, regulations, and University policies and ensure compliance of such regulations.
Develop and conduct pre-season, in-season and off-season training and conditioning programs for the team.
Recruit student-athletes.
Inform student-athletes of academic and other matters pertaining to their enrollment and educational progress.
Plan and direct athletic skill development for student-athletes.
Ensure appropriate safety measures are observed when conducting team activities.
Cooperate with the University physicians and Athletic Trainers to ensure student-athletes receive proper medical and physical training services.
Coordinate all activities in preparation for scheduled competition.
Attend all team practices and home and away contests.
Monitor student-athlete academic performance and implement team, athletic department, and University measures to support their academic performance.
Assume responsibility to student-athlete compliance with all applicable rules and regulations.
Assist the Head Coach and the Director of Athletics in resolving cases where a student-athlete violates an applicable regulation.
Work with alumni student groups University administration and community groups to seek support for the team.
Ensure student-athletes participation in NCAA CHAMPS/Life Skills programs.
Assist the Director of Athletics in fund-raising activities in accordance with Collective Bargaining Agreements for non-faculty coaches.
Submit monthly work schedules to the Director of Athletics and comply with Schedule once approved.
Attend appropriate Athletic departmental staff meetings.
Posting Open Date 09/26/2018 Full Consideration Date 10/26/2018 Special Instructions to Applicants
Please complete a staff application and upload a resume and cover letter. You will also be required, as part of the application, to provide names and contact information for three professional references.

Quicklink for Posting/Requisition http://jobs.millersville.edu/postings/6043