Transylvania University invites applications for the full-time position of Women’s Lacrosse Assistant Coach/Athletic Administrator. Transylvania, founded in 1780, is the nation’s 16th oldest institution of higher learning and is consistently ranked in national publications as one of the top liberal arts colleges in the country. Transylvania is located blocks from downtown Lexington, KY, in central Kentucky. Transylvania is a proud member of NCAA Division III. Duties assigned to this position may include Beck Center Supervisor, Campus Recreation Assistant, Marketing Assistant and/or Event Manager. The candidate selected will assist the head coach with recruiting prospective student-athletes, scheduling and organizing practice sessions, monitoring academic progress, and mentoring and advising student-athletes.
He/she must show initiative, possess a strong work ethic, demonstrate responsibility, and exhibit good communication skills. Position requires a bachelor's degree and some related experience with a sincere desire to enter coaching and/or athletics administration. This full-time nine (9) month position (mid- August to mid-May) reports to and works directly with the head women's lacrosse coach, and assigned athletic administrator. Anticipated start date will be mid-August 2018. Please apply by June 15, 2018; however, the position will remain open until filled. Qualified candidates may submit their cover letter and resume by following the staff job openings link at www.transy.edu/jobs. Please write your cover letter to the attention of Jeff Mudrak, Director of Human Resources. Transylvania University is an equal opportunity employer.
About Transylvania University
Transylvania is a private liberal arts college in Lexington, Kentucky - the state's second largest city with a population of 300,000 and the regional hub for entertainment, sports, the arts, and many other attractions. Founded in 1780, Transylvania enjoys a long and distinguished history. The university awards the Bachelor of Arts degree in 39 majors; the enrollment is 1,100; the student/ faculty ratio is 11 to 1; and 98 percent of the faculty hold a Ph.D. or terminal degree.