Rhodes is seeking an entry level Assistant Men's Lacrosse Coach with outstanding leadership skills who can recruit, mentor, motivate and teach student-athletes. The assistant lacrosse coach will organize and implement practice and game plans in coordination with the head men's lacrosse coach; recruit for lacrosse; and perform designated facility duties, as assigned by the head men's lacrosse coach/assistant facility coordinator. The assistant lacrosse coach will also serve as assistant strength and conditioning coach. Supervise fitness room and other athletic facilities as assigned by the Director of Athletics.
Guided by the Rhodes Vision, the assistant lacrosse coach should build a sense of community and enthusiasm around the 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 Athletic Director. This position requires flexibility to travel and work weekends and evenings when necessary. This is a full-time 10 month position.
Bachelor's Degree required. Essential job requirements include knowledge of men'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 offers an excellent benefits package and a great working environment. To apply online, please visit http://jobs.rhodes.edu.
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