The Assistant Lacrosse Coach provides administrative, instructional, and recruiting support services under the direction and supervision of the Head Lacrosse Coach. Responsibilities include but are not limited to; •Achieving a high level of competency in lacrosse skill instruction, motivation, and conduct of practice sessions under the direction of the Head Lacrosse Coach •Recruiting student-athletes effectively under the direction of the Head Lacrosse Coach •Achieving competitive results that demonstrate athletic excellence •Demonstrating a sincere interest in the social, emotional, academic development, as well as the athletic welfare of student-athletes •Demonstrating excellent writing, speaking and listening abilities •Exhibiting supportive and cooperative behavior in the pursuing lacrosse program goals established by the Head Lacrosse Coach •Exhibiting leadership and professional behavior in dealing with student-athletes •Completing all assignments made by the Head Lacrosse Coach including but not limited to budget management, scheduling and fundraising •Promoting the success of gender and minority equity initiatives by engaging in related recruiting activities and programs •Participating in continuing education conferences, workshops, or meetings to increase professional skills and knowledge •Exhibiting the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with adherence to NCAA, Ivy League Conference, University, and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations and/or Code of Ethics •Contributing to the maintenance of good working relationships with all members of the Department •Performing duties as assigned by the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education
Bachelor’s degree required.
Successful background in coaching lacrosse preferably at the Division I level
Ability to work and communicate with students, faculty, administrators and alumni
Ability to work within the framework of NCAA and Ivy League regulations
Internal Number: 00001082
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