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Vassar College, Assistant Coach (P/T)

By IWLCA Admin, 12/05/17, 3:00PM EST

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Vassar College invites applications for the position of Assistant Women's Lacrosse Coach. This is a part-time non-benefits eligible ten-month position.

Position Summary and Responsibilities:

Vassar College invites applications for the position of Assistant Women's Lacrosse Coach. This is a part-time non-benefits eligible ten-month position. The individual will report to the Head Women's Lacrosse Coach. Weekend, holiday, early morning and/or late evening hours are required. 

The successful candidate will assist the head coach in all aspects of a competitive collegiate lacrosse program including, but not limited to: 

 

  • On-field instruction for practices and games 
  • Creation of practice plans 
  • Player and team development 
  • Academic monitoring 
  • Game strategies and competitive coaching 
  • Scouting opponents 
  • Recruitment and retention of qualified student-athletes 
  • Budget management 
  • Team travel 
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree and coaching and/or playing experience at the collegiate level is required. A valid and unrestricted driver's license is also required. Knowledge and compliance with NCAA and league rules and regulations are required. Certification in CPR, AED and First Aid is necessary but can be obtained through Vassar College as needed. A valid driver's license and successful result of a background search are mandatory. 

Preferred
 Qualifications:

Master's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two or more years of relevant experience. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal, organizational, and written/oral communication skills as well as a demonstrated commitment to the Division III philosophy.  

Application:

To complete your on-line application, you will be required to attached your résumé, cover letter, and contact information for three references (with phone numbers and email addresses). (Word or PDF format required.) No applications by email will be accepted. The review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Priority will be given to those applications received by January 1, 2018. For additional information, please visit Vassar College at www.vassar.edu.  

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