Head Coach - Women's Lacrosse

Deadline:
2019-09-22
Category:
Part Time
Contact:
Bill Kelvey - bkelvey@carrollcc.edu
Directions To Apply:
Interested applicants must submit a resume and cover letter emailed to bkelvey@carrollcc.edu
Description:

Department:        Athletic Program

Pay Grade:           N/A [$6,000-$8,000 depending on season(s)]                

FLSA Status:       Non-Exempt        

This position will assist in recruiting athletes in spring 2020 to implement and grow the Women’s Lacrosse Program in spring 2021. The season starts January 15th-May 15th. A stipend will be provided for recruiting in fall 2019-fall 2020. Collaboration on equipment and supplies will be expected.  

 

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for the management, coaching and supervision of Women’s Lacrosse Program and its student athletes and staff.  Responsible for supporting the mission, vision, values and strategic priorities of the college. This position reports to the Athletic Director.

   

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:      

  • Work with Athletic Director to recruit student athletes
  • Hold organizational team meetings
  • Assess student skills and assign team positions
  • Develop regular practice schedule and organize practice time to develop to provide both individual and team development
  • Determine game strategy based on team’s capabilities
  • Work with the Athletic Director and/or Athletic Trainer in scheduling facilities/venues for practices and competitions
  • May supervise assistant coaches
  • Coach and instruct students, individually or in groups, regarding rules, regulations, equipment and techniques of the sport
  • Observe students during competition  and practice to determine the needs for individual or team improvement
  • Maintain standards of student athlete behavior and provides supervision of the athletes at all times
  • Monitor the academic performance of team members to ensure that eligibility requirements are met; and encourages student athletes to maintain a high academic standard
  • Follow established procedures in the event of an athlete’s injury
  • Follow state, regional, local and college regulations governing the athletic program
  • Model good sportsmanship behavior and maintains appropriate conduct towards students, officials and spectators
  • Follow established procedures for the proper care , maintenance, and requisitioning of equipment, supplies and uniforms
  • Attend staff development and/or other professional activities to improve coaching performance
  • Other duties as assigned
 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO PERFORM WORK:

Bachelor’s Degree and some experience as a head lacrosse coach or assistant coach at the high school or college level. Two years’ experience preferred.  Must possess effective coaching techniques and skills. Must possess a thorough knowledge of the rules, regulations, strategies, and techniques of the sport.  Must possess the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with college staff and student athletes. Supervisory experience required. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office preferred.  Must be positive, cooperative and supportive.

   

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Additionally, the following physical abilities are required:

 
  • Standing, walking, bending, stooping
  • Visual acuity
  • Hearing, speaking
  • Lifting
 

WORK ENVIRONMENT:     

College campus, outdoor/indoor lacrosse venues, athletic training facility; travel to sports events/games and/or as required for recruiting student athletes. Part-Time, Seasonal, 20 hours per week.

 

SALARY:

This is a part-time, seasonal position.

Carroll Community College has the right to revise this position description at any time, and this position description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

"Carroll Community College is committed to creating a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. Carroll Community College is committed to Equal Opportunity Employment."