Assistant Coach, Women’s Lacrosse Athletics Full-time, Administrative and Professional Faculty, Exempt Position #GA016
Longwood University invites applications for the position of Assistant Coach, Women’s Lacrosse. Under the supervision and mentorship of the head coach, the successful candidate will assist in the instruction, scouting, recruiting, and/or coaching of student-athletes in the fundamentals of lacrosse by demonstrating techniques and methods for success during college competition.
RESPONSIBILITIES: •Assist in the instruction, scouting, recruiting, and/or coaching of student-athletes in the fundamentals of Women’s Lacrosse by demonstrating techniques and methods for success during college competition •Inform student-athletes of the University, the Big South Conference, and the NCAA rules and regulations •Evaluate student-athletes strengths and weaknesses to improve techniques in order to be successful on and off the field •Provide and encourage teambuilding •Work to ensure the academic success of student-athletes •Demonstrate team strategy and planning skills •Show and promote professional sportsmanship conduct •Develop the needs of others through coaching, mentoring, or otherwise helping individuals improve their knowledge and skills •Demonstrate excellent listening and communication skills •Undertake other duties and/or responsibilities as assigned by the Head Coach
REQUIREMENTS: •Master’s degree or Bachelor’s degree with equivalent training and work experience •Experience with film breakdown and video editing preferred •Practical application skills in Microsoft Office •Must be willing to meet University eligibility to drive state fleet vehicles, including passenger vans and/or mini-buses •Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms, legs, and movement of the entire body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, stooping, and handling of materials
Salary will be commensurate with credentials and experience. Commonwealth of Virginia benefits accompany this position. A successful criminal background investigation is required. Position will be posted a minimum of five business days. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply. To apply, please submit a letter of application, resume, names and contact details of three references, “Release of Information Form” (http://solomon.longwood.edu/media/human-resources/solomon/RELEASE_form04.05.doc), and “EEO Data Collection Form” (http://solomon.longwood.edu/media/human-resources/solomon/EEOFormrevJuly2012.pdf). The EEO form is voluntary. Please indicate Position #GA016 and submit documents to:
Human Resources Longwood University 201 High Street Farmville, VA 23909 Phone: 434-395-2074 Fax: 434-395-2666 Email: email@example.com
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Longwood University will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodations to applicants in need of accommodations in order to provide access to the application and/or interview process. You are not required to note the presence of a disability on your application. If, however, you require accommodations in the application and/or interview process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 434-395-2074 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Annual Fire and Security Report(s) include campus security information, campus fire statistics, safety procedures, and provides statistics for criminal and disciplinary offenses. The report(s) are provided annually in compliance with the Clery Act and the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA). Longwood University’s Annual Safety and Security report and the Annual Fire Safety report is available at: http://www.longwood.edu/media/police/solomon/2017-Annual-Security-and-Fire-Report.pdf. A hard copy of the Annual Security and Fire Safety reports and/or a copy of the Fire Log are maintained at the Longwood Police Office and will be provided upon request.
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Internal Number: GA016
About Longwood University
A comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts foundation, Longwood has a distinctive mission to develop citizen leaders who are prepared to make positive contributions to the common good. Longwood recently celebrated its 175th anniversary and is the third-oldest public university in Virginia, behind William & Mary and the University of Virginia.Longwood is part of the proud tradition of higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Roughly one hour’s drive from Lynchburg, Charlottesville and Richmond, Longwood is located in the historic two-college community of Farmville, at a historic crossroads near where the Civil War drew to a close and powerful strides in the civil rights movement began. Today Longwood has more than 5,000 undergraduate and graduate students and more than 34,000 alumni. It maintains affiliations with the neighboring Robert Russa Moton Museum of civil rights history and the Longwood Center for Visual Arts, one of just a few dozen nationally accredited university art museums. A member of the Big South Conference, Longwood competes at the NCAA Division I level. Longwood’s 26th president, W. Taylor Reveley IV, took office in June 2013.