Ottawa University, Kansas (NAIA) seeks a full-time Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach for an immediate opening to lead its third year program. The team is coming off two conference championships in its first two years and last year's first trip to the NAIA National Tournament after winning the conference tournament championship to qualify. The head coach will be responsible for developing, organizing and leading all phases of the women’s lacrosse program including the recruitment of student-athletes to a liberal arts institution that places a high priority on academics and diversity. The position will report directly to the Director of Athletics.
Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s Degree highly preferred. Qualified candidates must have significant and successful coaching and competitive experience, preferably at the collegiate level with head coaching experience highly preferred. It is required that all qualified applicants have a strong commitment to academic and athletic excellence, and will be dedicated to instilling the Champions of Character values into their coaching style and expectations of players. A valid driver's license and driving record which meets institutional requirements is required.
A completed online Application for Employment at www.ottawa.edu is required as a part of the application process. Candidates should enclose a letter of application, resume, andthe names of three professional references as a part of the application for employment. The review of applications will begin immediately.
Ottawa University is committed to equal employment opportunity and does not unlawfully discriminate in recruitment or employment on the basis of race, age, sex, color, religion, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.
Ottawa University is a liberal arts Institution located in Ottawa, Kansas which competes in 25 intercollegiate athletic programs and is a member of the NAIA and Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC). The mission of Ottawa University is to build on its foundation as a Christ-inspired community of grace and open inquiry. Ottawa University prepares professional and liberal arts graduates for lifetimes of personal significance, vocational fulfillment, and service to God and humanity.