Assistant Coach, Men's Lacrosse

New York, United States
Salary Not Specified
Aug 18, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time
Department Statement

Colgate Athletics Mission:
To be an inclusive community of competitive excellence.

Athletics Department Values:

Thoughtful – Careful, reasoned, inclusive thinking
Driven – Relentless, energetic, focused pursuit of a courageous goal
Enthusiastic – Passionate, positive, fun presence
Cohesive – Close-knit, collaborative, consistent teamwork
Bold – Creative, resourceful, fearless winners


Responsible for the execution of specific strategic activities and outcomes within Men’s Lacrosse.
These will include sustained performance and execution in the following areas:

- Adherence to the Head Coach’s philosophy of athletic instruction/coaching

- Program operations and administration as designated by Head Coach

- Oversight of all administrative operations regarding student-athlete development

- Execution of all scouting, film preparation, and competition preparation

-Video breakdown and the use of use of appropriate video-editing software

- Coordination and oversight over film exchange program per conference policies

- Development of scouting reports

- Exercises independent judgement regarding recruitment of prospective student-athletes in the attraction and evaluation of prospective student athletes

- Developing and maintaining relationships with prospective student athletes and other recruiting constituents

- Maintain personal compliance with all governing bodies NCAA specific conference
athletic department university policies

- Successful completion of annual NCAA recruiting exam

- Attendance at all required compliance educational meetings

- Successful on-time completion of all recruiting logs

- Maintain professional relationships with key internal and external stakeholders

- Accountable for student-athlete welfare while coaching and exhibit role modeling behaviors and leadership for student-athletes

Professional Experience/ Qualifications

- Passionate about the game of Lacrosse

- Strong commitment to the academic success of student-athletes

- Good communication and technology skills

- Requires an adaptive and collaborative approach to changing work environments

Preferred Qualifications

Prior experience coaching Men’s Lacrosse is preferred


Bachelor’s degree is required

Job Open Date 08/18/2020 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions Summary EEO Statement

It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of their race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, disability, protected Veterans status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, being or having been victims of domestic violence or stalking, familial status, or any other categories covered by law. Colgate is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

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