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Rhodes College, Assistant Coach (F/T)

By IWLCA Admin, 08/05/19, 8:45PM EDT

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Rhodes is seeking an entry level Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach with outstanding leadership skills that can recruit, mentor, motivate and teach student-athletes. 

 

Rhodes College is an international, four-year, private, coeducational, residential college committed to the liberal arts and sciences, located in Memphis, Tennessee.  We aspire to graduate students with a lifelong passion for learning, a compassion for others, and the ability to translate academic study and personal concern into effective leadership in their communities and the world. We encourage applications from candidates interested in helping us achieve this vision. 

Rhodes is seeking an entry level Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach with outstanding leadership skills that can recruit, mentor, motivate and teach student-athletes.  The Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach will organize and implement practice and game plans in coordination with the Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach; recruit for women’s lacrosse; and perform designated facility duties.  Supervise fitness room and other athletic facilities as assigned by the Director of Athletics.  This position requires flexibility to travel and work weekends and evenings when necessary.  This is a full-time, 10 month position.

Guided by the Rhodes Vision, the Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach should build a sense of community and enthusiasm around the women’s lacrosse program by engaging the student body, alumni, parents and fans.  Strong relational skills with internal and external constituents are critical. Other duties include participating in development and fundraising activities with various constituents and/or other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.

Bachelor’s Degree required.  Essential job requirements include knowledge of women's lacrosse and playing experience at the collegiate level. Coaching experience as a high school and/or college lacrosse coach is preferred.  All around understanding of lacrosse including offense, defense, goalie and transition required. Must communicate effectively with all types of people, and establish and maintain a strong working relationship with students, parents, alumni, faculty, staff and other college personnel.  Must have the ability to work responsibly with minimal supervision.  Must have knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Rhodes College offers an excellent benefits package and a great working environment.  To apply online, please visit the link below.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workforce.