skip navigation

San Diego State University, Assistant Coach (P/T)

By IWLCA Admin, 05/14/19, 8:30PM EDT


San Diego State University is seeking applicants with demonstrated experience and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of historically underrepresented groups.

Position Information

This is a part-time (0.5 time-base), benefits eligible, temporary position anticipated to end on or before 06/30/2020, with the possibility of reappointment and/or permanency. This position is designated exempt under FLSA and is not eligible for overtime compensation. Standard SDSU work hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., but may vary based on operational needs.

Under the direction of the Head Lacrosse Coach, the Assistant Lacrosse Coach will support and enhance the mission of the San Diego State University Athletic Department.  The incumbent will be responsible for assisting in the direction of the Lacrosse program, performing a variety of coaching functions related to the sport of Lacrosse in the Athletic Department.  These coaching functions include, but are not limited to the following:  recruiting, administrative, coaching, teaching, and fundraising. 

Compensation and Benefits

Starting salary upon appointment not expected to exceed $2,353 per month. CSU Classification Salary Range: $2,353 - $3,163.5 per month. Salary placement is determined by the education, experience, and qualifications the candidate brings to the position, internal equity, and the hiring department's fiscal resources. 

San Diego State University offers a rich benefits package that constitutes a major portion of total compensation. For more information regarding SDSU benefits, please click here

Minimum Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • One year coaching NCAA Division I, II, or III lacrosse; OR three years’ experience playing lacrosse in Division I or on a national team.

Preferred Qualifications and Specialized Skills

  • Master’s degree. 
  • Two or more years coaching NCAA Division I, professional, or other high level competition or four or more years’ experience playing lacrosse in Division I or on a national team. 
  • National recruiting experience. 
  • Prior management of a lacrosse program.  
  • Specialized knowledge of offensive skills and tactics.  
  • Knowledge of NCAA Division I rules and regulations.
  • Experience with community outreach programs to coordinate service projects.