| HEAD WOMEN’S LACROSSE COACH (STAFF CLASSIFICATION) |
FULL-TIME (12 MONTHS) DEPARTMENT OF ATHLETICS
HIRING RANGE: $47,780 TO $50,591 ANNUALLY
Whitworth University is seeking applications for their inaugural Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach. This is a full-time, 12-month exempt position located in Spokane, WA. Resumes will be accepted until position is filled.
Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the head women’s lacrosse coach is responsible for all phases of developing a competitive collegiate women’s lacrosse program. The coach will work cooperatively across the Whitworth community to advance the mission of the University. Primary responsibilities include: recruiting, coaching and fostering the academic achievement and physical well-being of student-athletes. Coaching duties include, planning and administering practices, scheduling games and travel, managing team budget, fundraising, and other administrative responsibilities involved with coaching. Additional duties within the Athletics Department may be assigned based on the knowledge, skill, interests and experiences of the coach.
Whitworth lacrosse will play its inaugural season in the Norwest Conference in 2018-19. Starting in July 2017, the coach will be expected to recruit and develop student-athletes that will form the inaugural team in fall of 2018. The ideal coach is a dynamic Christ-centered individual capable of developing a championship program from the ground up. Candidates will have a knowledge of and adherence to NCAA regulations, a strong ability to recruit, a heart for mentoring students, and a desire to be part of a community of coaches and staff, committed to pursuing excellence in academics, athletics and the character of their student-athletes.