Duties: SUNY New Paltz is seeking a head coach for men’s lacrosse which will start intercollegiate competition in the 2019 – 2020 academic year. The Head Coach is responsible for recruiting, scheduling, training as well as oversight of at least one part-time assistant coach. The Head Coach must abide by all NCAA, State University of New York Athletic Conference and University rules as well. Other duties include, but are not limited to: recruiting, training and coaching members of the team; coordinating the development and promotion of the program; organizing and scheduling practice sessions; scheduling contests with approval from the Athletic Director; managing appropriate facility maintenance and adherence to a fiscal budget.
Qualifications: Required qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree and at least two years’ experience as a college lacrosse coach or four or more years of significant playing or high school coaching experience; • Demonstrated ability to establish good rapport and effective working relationships with student–athletes, coaches and staff; • Ability to work weekends and maintain a flexible work schedule Preferred qualifications: • Master’s degree
Contact Information: Electronic submissions required. Please apply by visiting http://jobs.newpaltz.edu/postings/882 Individuals with disabilities who need assistance with the application process should call (845) 257-3675.
Deadline: Applications accepted until the position priority given to those received by 6/25/18.
Other important information about this vacancy: This position offers full NYS benefits, which are among the most comprehensive in the nation.
The State University of New York at New Paltz is a highly selective, public college that is recognized regionally for the strength of its academic programs. It is located in the beautiful Hudson River Valley with easy access to New York City and other nearby recreational and cultural amenities.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Candidates who bring diverse cultural experience and who are especially qualified to mentor and advise all members of our diverse student population are especially encouraged to apply.
The State University of New York at New Paltz is an AA/EOE/ADA employer
Federal law and regulations require notice to all prospective employees regarding crimes that have occurred on campus in the current three year period. Please refer to the University Police Web site for the complete Annual Security Report (“Clery Report”) at https://www.newpaltz.edu/firesafety/safetyreport.html.
About State University of New York at New Paltz
SUNY New Paltz, a NCAA Division III institution currently with fifteen intercollegiate sports, is located in the mid Hudson region of New York State. New Paltz provides one of the nation's most open, diverse and artistic environments in order to prepare students to excel in a rapidly changing times that demand creativity and wordliness. Our tradition of intellectual discovery is enhanced by a location of stunning natural beauty, in a dynamic college town with easy access to New York City. Our unusually wide array of professional and liberal arts majors fosters a rich academic milieu in which students, selected through an increasingly competitive admissions process, can develop to their highest potential.