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Campbell University, Assistant Coach (F/T)

By IWLCA Admin, 07/21/21, 3:45PM EDT


The Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach has the responsibility of assisting the Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach in all aspects of this NCAA Division I women’s lacrosse program, must have a proven record of success coaching at the collegiate level, and be able to adhere to all university, Big South Conference, and NCAA regulations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Motivate and inspire student-athletes to excel in the classroom and on the field.
  • Successfully research, scout, evaluate and contact prospective student-athletes while operating within the scope of the department, Big South Conference and NCAA regulations at all times.
  • Collaborate with other campus departments and university staff in designing comprehensive and positive official and unofficial student/parent visits.
  • Coordinate in mailing and organizing recruiting communication while operating within the scope of the department, Big South Conference, and NCAA.
  • Participate in the continued development and implementation of various camps.
  • Assist in coordination of practice and game preparation and post practice analysis.
  • Assist in developing and training players successfully tactically, technically, athletically, and mentally in a positive environment.
  • Assist in creating scouting reports, post-game match analysis and pregame match preparation.
  • Assist the strength and conditioning coach and head coach in sport science management and implementation.
  • Attend all necessary meetings with student-athletes and personnel internally and externally on behalf of the university and program.
  • Assist in administrative day to day functions of travel, equipment, and budgetary organization and implementation.
  • Assist in all day to day functions including student-athlete management, student-athlete welfare management, and overall staff and program development.
  • Assists with the development and maintenance of appropriate public relations, fund-raising and promotional activities as necessary.
  • Assist the head coach in building and maintaining working relationships with coaches, administration, and staff on and off campus.
  • Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor at all times.
  • Uphold and abide by all Campbell University policies and procedures, including, but not limited to; Title IX and Information Security, inlcuding but not limited to HIPAA, FERPA and other state and federal guidelines.
  • Other job related duties, activities, and responsibilities may change or be assigned at any time, with or without notice.


  • Bachelor’s Degree required; Master’s Degree desired
  • At least 1-2 years of coaching experience at the collegiate level
  • Experience competing as a Lacrosse athlete

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, supervisory and administrative skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to all groups through both oral and written channels
  • Ability to teach the game of women’s lacrosse at a high level within a professional setting.
  • Familiarity with video editing and match analysis software.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and standard methods of digital communication, including web/text/chat platforms and social media.
  • Exercise independent and sound judgment when making decisions and solving problems.
  • Ability to take initiative and ownership of projects.
  • Ability to work independently as well as function effectively in a team and within a diverse group of people.
  • Ability to travel and work flexible and irregular hours, including nights, weekends, holidays and overnight stays.
  • Demonstrate tact, a positive attitude, courtesy and discretion in dealing with students, athletes, coaches, trainers, officials, university faculty, staff and administration, and the public.
  • This position demands accuracy, honesty, integrity, and ability to work within the Christian mission of Campbell University.

To Apply For This Position: 

Campbell University is unable to accept paper or email applications. Interested parties may submit their candidacy by clicking on the “Apply Online” button below. IMPORTANT: A cover letter, CV or resume, and contact information for three professional references are requested as part of the application process. Applications without these attachments may be considered incomplete. If you have any questions, or if you are an individual with a disability and need assistance completing an application for employment contact the Human Resources Department at 910-893-1256 or email Campbell University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Campbell University maintains a continuing policy of nondiscrimination in employment. It is our policy to provide equal opportunity in all phases of the employment process and in compliance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Accordingly, the University is committed to administering all educational and employment activities without discrimination as to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, ethnicity or national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status and any other characteristic protected by law, except where appropriate and authorized by law. This policy of nondiscrimination shall include, but not be limited to, the following employment decisions and practices: hiring; upgrading; promotions; demotions or transfers; layoffs; recalls; terminations; rates of pay or other forms of compensation; selection for training, including apprenticeship; and recruitment or recruitment advertising.

Employees and applicants of Campbell University will not be subjected to any form of harassment or discrimination for exercising rights protected by, or because of their participation in, an investigation or compliance review related to Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, Executive Order 11246, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998, or any other federal or state nondiscrimination law, rule, or regulation.

Campbell University also maintains affirmative action programs to implement our equal employment opportunity policy. Employees or applicants who wish to review appropriate portions of these affirmative action programs may schedule an appointment to do so by contacting Human Resources at the Buies Creek campus, during normal business hours.