The Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach at Upper Iowa University reports to the Assistant AD for Sports Communication and is responsible for planning, directing, and evaluating all aspects and facets of a successful Lacrosse program on the NCAA Division II level. Duties include, but not limited to: recruitment of highly skilled and academically qualified student-athletes, monitor academic progress and eligibility, and effectively analyze and teach the fundamentals skills and strategies of the sport. Plan, organize, conduct, and evaluate practices session along with develop, implement, and evaluate match plans and strategies. Serve as a leader, mentor, and role-model to the student athletes of the program. Prepare competitive team schedule, participate in public relations/media activities, and fundraising initiatives. Oversee team travel coordination and other administrative processes and procedures. Prepare, monitor, and manage team budget. Ensure compliance with all Department, University, NCAA, and conference policies, procedures, and regulations.
Bachelor’s degree required, master’s preferred. Minimum of three (3) years coaching experience in intercollegiate lacrosse or related experience. Must possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. Must be highly motivated, an energetic self-starter, have sound judgment, and decision-making ability along with attention to detail. Minorities are encouraged to apply.
Interested internal applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references. To apply, visit https://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/2530. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Upper Iowa University
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