The Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach will oversee all aspects of the women’s lacrosse program and is responsible for, but not limited to: the intentional integration of Christian faith, and the recruitment, retention and academic success of the student-athletes. In addition to coaching, this position requires control and oversight of budgets and scheduling of athletic practices and competitions. The Coach will be responsible to maintain compliance with all Montreat College, Appalachian Athletic Conference, and NAIA rules and regulations.
The Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach is accountable to the Director of Athletics.
A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year institution is required; Masters degree preferred. Extra consideration will be given to candidates with successful recruiting and college coaching experience. Candidate must support and affirm the College’s faith statement and Community Life Covenant.
D. Essential Job Functions
1. Excellent writing skills 2. Excellent oral communication skills 3. Excellent recruiting skills to meet roster expectations 4. Efficiency in computer applications (Microsoft Office Suite) 5. Ability to read, understand, and apply instructions 6. Hear and understand telephone conversations 7. Ability to coordinate different tasks simultaneously 8. Move about the campus freely (including all facilities) 9. Ability to multi-task
E. Leadership Qualities
1. Work closely with the Admissions and Financial Aid office. 2. Articulate a clear vision for the women’s lacrosse program 3. Set goals and objectives based on the needs and capabilities of the population served 4. Articulate and promote student learning and development in the following areas: a. Spiritually b. Academically c. Character d. Athletic Excellence 5. Prescribe and practice ethical behavior 6. Where appropriate, recruit, select, supervise, and develop others in the organization 7. Manage financial resources 8. Plan, budget for, and evaluate personnel and programs
A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year institution is required; Masters degree preferred. Extra consideration will be given to candidates with successful recruiting and college coaching experience. Candidate must support and affirm the College’s faith statement and Community Life Covenant
Candidates should email a cover letter, resume, statement of Christian faith, and three professional references to:
Jose Larios, Director of Athletics: firstname.lastname@example.org
NO PHONE CALLS; Incomplete application materials will not be considered.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience.
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