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American University, Assistant Coach (P/T)

By IWLCA Admin, 08/06/18, 3:00PM EDT


This position works directly with the Head Lacrosse Coach to assist in all aspects associated with the operation of a successful NCAA Division I women’s lacrosse program. Specifically, the assistant coach will provide instruction to develop overall athleticism, agility, skills, and understanding of the game with a focus on defense and/or goalkeepers. The assistant coach will utilize film to teach student-athletes. The assistant coach will assist in practices, providing direction during games, talent evaluation, and on and off-campus recruiting.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

  • 20 hours/week

Salary Range

  • Commensurate with experience

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Coaching experience and/or lacrosse playing experience at the collegiate or professional level
  • Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations and emphasis of attention to detail and organization

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • This position requires travel and may be required to work evenings, weekends and holidays with a limited amount of supervision
  • Hiring offers for this position are contingent on the successful completion of a background check

Current American University Employees:

If you are a current full-time or part-time staff member at American University, please log into AsuccessfulU through the myAU portal. Once in AsuccessfulU, please select the Careers tile which will take you to our internal career page. 

Contact Us:

For more information or assistance with the American University careers site, email