Monroe Community College invites applications for the part-time (stipend) position of Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach. Monroe Community College has a rich athletics tradition – winning 27 national titles and nearly 200 regional and district championships while consistently ranking in the Top Ten of the NATYCAA Cup standings. The athletic department supports the mission of the College by assisting to educate and prepare diverse learners to achieve scholarly, professional, and individual success within a local and global context. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Lisa Curatalo at email@example.com
Develop, manage, and coordinate all aspects of a successful NJCAA scholarship men’s lacrosse program including but not limited to:
Conduct team tryouts, plan and schedule regular practice sessions, prepare effective team strategy for formal contests, evaluate team and individual performances, coordinate an effective in and out-of-season player conditioning program.
Contribute to the maintenance of good working relationships with all staff, student-athletes, and external constituents/departments through (a) a positive and constructive approach to all tasks; (b) respect for the competencies of others; (c) appropriate conflict resolution.
Conform to the highest standards of professional conduct regarding compliance with department and institutional policies and procedures and adherence to the rules and regulations of the NJCAA.
Exhibit good writing and speaking abilities.
Management of team supplies, budget, and fundraising.
Plan, coordinate, and monitor the team budget, closely supervise the issuance and usage of team supplies and equipment, maintain accurate equipment inventory.
Project accurate recruiting, travel, equipment, and supply needs as requested, submit timely requests for each.
Develop and coordinate all aspects of fundraising to support scholarships and overall program.
Advisement of student athletes.
Demonstrate a high level involvement in the personal and academic development of student-athletes through the support of the department’s academic and personal development programs serving student-athletes.
Provide strong leadership in the personal development of student-athletes as demonstrated by high standards of behavior and good public speaking skills of all team members.
Recruit high-quality athletes capable of performing at the NJCAA level.
Recruit athletes capable of academically succeeding at MCC.
Cultivate good rapport with MCC Admission and Financial Aid offices.
Establish and cultivate a positive relationship with alumni.
Bachelor’s degree required
1-3 years successful coaching experience with a proven track record.
Head coaching experience preferred, college coaching experience preferred.
Demonstrated successful recruiting experience of academically successful student-athletes.
Recruitment of scholarship athletes preferred.
Proficient with technology applications applicable to the position.
Demonstrated organizational and management ability.
Strong interpersonal communications skills.
Knowledge of NJCAA/NCAA rules and regulations.
Strong ethical character.
Must maintain First Aid/CPR/AED certifications.
Must be available to travel, some overnight possibilities, maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to secure and maintain College certification to drive College vehicles.
Must be available to work nights, weekends, and holidays as program schedule dictates.
Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Lisa Curatalo at firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional Salary Information: 7,000 Stipend Position
Monroe Community College has a rich athletics tradition – winning 27 national titles and nearly 200 regional and district championships while consistently ranking in the Top Ten of the NATYCAA Cup standings. The athletic department supports the mission of the College by assisting to educate and prepare diverse learners to achieve scholarly, professional, and individual success within a local and global context.