The Office of Intercollegiate Athletics at Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) invites applicants for Head Lacrosse Coach to assist in all aspects of the IUP Women's Lacrosse program at the Division II level and to create a quality student-athlete experience in academics, athletics, and community service.
Description of Duties: •Ensure compliance with rules and regulations of IUP, the PSAC, and the NCAA. •Formulate team policies and procedures. •Monitor and encourage academic progress and success of student athletes to ensure continuing eligibility to participate in NCAA competition and to graduate. •Exercise fiscal responsibility on all budgetary matters and expense items. •Coordinate game preparation (e.g. player conditioning, training, skill building, game strategies, scouting other teams, and on-field coaching). •Direct player recruitment to identify qualified student-athletes with a commitment to academic success. •Coordinate and participate in fund-raising activities in support of IUP's athletic program. •Schedule contests and team practice sessions. •Facilitate and operate camps and clinics. •Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Athletics.
Essential Functions This position is heavily involved in outdoor activity and has periods of heavy exertion. Incumbents must have the following abilities: •Ability to travel to field locations and meeting/training sites by motor vehicle when required. •To work under a variety of adverse weather conditions such as extreme heat, cold, rain, wind, dust and snow. •To be able to work extended hours under adverse conditions in response to emergency conditions. •To work in hazardous situations such as around moving heavy equipment, in and around traffic, at heights, on steep grades, and on ladders and uneven surfaces. •Employee must be able to observe and react to hazardous warnings, back-up alarms, flashing lights, voice commands and hand signals. •To perform manual laboring duties such as lifting and carrying up various weights. •Setting up, operating, testing and measuring equipment. • Using hand tools such as hammers and pry bars, and taking and transporting material samples. •Work often requires stooping, kneeling, bending, stretching and prolonged standing. •To withstand exposure to chemicals, exhaust gases and lubricants, solvents, poisonous plants, animals, and insects and potential injuries such as bruises, scrapes, cuts, strains and sprains. •To wear all types of required protective gear such as a hard hat, footgear, hearing and eye protection, gloves and respirators. Special Instructions to Applicants A complete application will contain a cover letter, resume, names and email addresses of three references, and unofficial transcripts, submitted as attachments in this online application system at https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/iupedu.
If the degree listed as required for this position was earned at IUP - no unofficial transcripts are required to be submitted as part of this employment application. IUP-HR will verify IUP obtained degrees and only request official transcripts from candidates if needed. Official transcripts will be required prior to hire date for applicants who did not earn the required degrees at IUP.
Applications must be received no later than July 3, 2018 at 11:59PM. You will receive a confirmation email when your application has been successfully submitted. Please do not fax, mail or e-mail any documentation. Qualified IUP employees will be given first preference for interviews before external candidates. Employees in their probationary period will not be given consideration for interviews. Committed to excellence through diversity, IUP is an equal opportunity employer M/F/H/V and is a proud member of the State System of Higher Education. All offers of employment are subject to and contingent upon confirmation of work eligibility and satisfactory completion of all pre-employment background checks. For an overview of IUP benefit information available for Coaches (APSCUF Non-Faculty Athletic Coaches), please click on the link below: http://www.passhe.edu/inside/hr/syshr/benefit_highlights/coaches_highlights.pdf (Download PDF reader)
Two Years Collegiate Coaching Experience
Candidates must have the communication skills and cross-cultural abilities to maximize their effectiveness with diverse groups of students, colleagues, and community members.
Internal Number: 01078
About Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Member of NCAA Division II and the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference(PSAC). Indiana University of Pennsylvania(IUP) is a member of the State System of Higher Education.