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College of Mount Saint Vincent, Assistant Coach (P/T)

By IWLCA Admin, 01/23/18, 4:30PM EST


The College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, Catholic and ecumenical liberal arts college with approximately 1,500 undergraduate students and 300 graduate students, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, New York City. Our beautiful 70-acre campus of rolling lawns and wooded hills overlooking the Hudson River is just 12 miles from midtown Manhattan. 

Job Description

Founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York, the College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, independent liberal arts college. Committed to the Catholic tradition and ecumenism, the College combines a strong core curriculum with a full array of majors in the liberal arts and, within the tradition of liberal education, selected professional fields of study. The Department of Athletics seeks to provide a student’s education that extends beyond knowledge, skills and preparation for work. We seek the development of the whole person. In the spirit of Vincent de Paul and Elizabeth Ann Seton, the Department of Athletics believes that building relationships and respect for others will lead to team unity, cohesiveness, confidence and better human relations.  We seek to foster an understanding of our common humanity, a commitment to human dignity, and a full appreciation of our obligations to each other. The Women’s Lacrosse assistant coach is responsible for assisting with the leadership, organization and administration of the Women’s Lacrosse program.  This is a part-time position.


  • Work with the head coach to support all aspects of an established collegiate lacrosse program
  • Assist with the recruitment of qualified student-athletes
  • Monitoring academic progress towards the student-athlete’s degree
  • Competition and practice preparation
  • Individual and program skill development
  • Assist with the fundraising initiatives set forth by the head coach and/or help to create fundraising ideas
  • Assist with community outreach initiatives

Qualifications and Abilities

  • Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization
  • Knowledge of NCAA, conference and College rules and regulations
  • Previous successful coaching and playing experience on the College or High School level
  • Ability to work effectively with all College personnel, students, and the community
  • Evening and weekend hours essential
  • Must have a valid driver's license

Application Process

All qualified applicants are subject to a background check as part of the final approval process. Applicants must include a letter of application, resume and contact information for at least three references. Please send all application materials by email to:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled.

We thank all applicants for their interest in the College of Mount Saint Vincent, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


College of Mount Saint Vincent is committed to provide equal opportunity, employment, and advancement opportunities to all individuals. The College of Mount Saint Vincent does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.