Assistant Coach (Seasonal) - Women's Lacrosse

Illinois, United States
Salary Not Specified
Oct 23, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

Assistant Coach (Seasonal) - Women's Lacrosse

Benedictine University is an inclusive academic community, inspired by the Catholic intellectual tradition and Benedictine values. We seek employees who will contribute to the advancement of our mission by helping students shape lives of meaning and purpose as engaged citizens who care for the Earth, welcome people of diverse faiths and cultures, and promote the common good.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

Position Summary: Assistant coach of the Women's Lacrosse team there to support the head coach by assisting with practices and games along with planning of team practices and travel for games. Looking for someone with past coaching or playing experience and a solid knowledge of the sport and working with young women.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in creating and executing practice plans
  • Being present at all practices and games
  • Running drills throughout practice
  • Driving to and from games, schools buses for local games
  • Assisting with travel plans and meals for the team

Required Qualifications:

Education: Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Experience: Previous coaching experience required.

Specific Skills: Knowledge of NCAA Division III philosophy, recruitment, rules and regulations.

Specific Knowledge, Licenses, Certifications: Organizational skills, interpersonal skills, and supervisory skills; valid driver’s license required

Physical Requirements: Ability to handle varying levels of stress while maintaining professional demeanor. Possible lifting, bending, walking, kneeling, stretching, and stooping. Frequent districtwide and statewide travel; frequent prolonged and irregular hours; outdoor exposure to sun/heat or cold weather.
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Working Conditions: Nights and weekends required.

Benedictine University does not discriminate in its admissions or educational policies, programs or activities; scholarship and loan programs; athletic and other University administered programs or employment practices on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, military or veteran status, marital status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. The laws applicable to Benedictine University include constitutional and statutory protections of the University's rights as a religiously sponsored institution. This policy of equal employment opportunity applies to all employment and personnel practices including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, promotion, training and compensation.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Benedictine University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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