BASIC JOB DESCRIPTION: Reports to the Head Lacrosse Coach and assist in the administration of all phases of the lacrosse program in accordance with NCAA Division I, Atlantic Sun Conference and Stetson University rules and philosophies.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree; master’s preferred; demonstrated ability to organize and develop recruiting master plan; computer skills a must; knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations; proven ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, fellow employees, program boosters, and the public. As this position requires operation of University vehicles and traveling for recruiting purposes, the possession and maintenance of a valid Florida driver's license and acceptable driving record is required.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Assist the Head Lacrosse Coach in the administration of all aspects of the lacrosse program; identifies, evaluates, and recruits prospective student-athletes; assists in pre-, in-, and post-season training, practices and games; assists in all areas relating to the operation of the lacrosse program, including day-to-day administrative and operational responsibilities; assists with the development and maintenance of appropriate public relations, video / scouting – assist with video analysis of matches and practices, strength & conditioning – assist with the team fitness programs, recruiting coordinator – primary contact for scholar-athlete identification, evaluation, visits, travel, correspondence and communication , travel coordinator – arrange transportation, food, hotel and travel logistics, scheduling – assist with match and practice scheduling, fund-raising and promotional activities as necessary; primary contact and implementation of the summer camp program and clinics; assists in coordination of practice and game preparation; coordinate practice times at opponent’s facilities and coordinates the team travel arrangements within the department guidelines and budget; assists in academic evaluation and support; motivates and inspires student-athletes to excel in the classroom and on the field; assists in team community service implementation; attends functions related to the lacrosse program; prepares reports; evaluates players.
WORKING CONDITIONS: Duties required: both indoor and outdoor work; direct exposure to prevailing weather, extreme heat, humidity, and cold; ability to endure physically strenuous work-outs and physical exercise on a daily basis, including standing and/or walking for long periods, bending, stooping, lifting; manual dexterity; lifting of up to fifty pounds; ability to work hours outside the normal University schedule; physical ability to travel; perceptual demands for sound, form, depth.
TO APPLY: Please send resume and/or Stetson University application form with salary history and three professional references to: Office of Human Resources, 421 N. Woodland Blvd, Unit 8327, DeLand, FL 32720.
Stetson University, an equal opportunity employer, affirms the values and goals of diversity and strongly encourages the applications of women and candidates from historically underrepresented groups.