Beloit College is seeking a dynamic individual to be the Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach for our men’s lacrosse team. This is a full-time position (12 months), reporting to the Director of Athletics and Recreation. Beloit College is a highly selective, diverse, residential, liberal arts college of 1200 students, nationally recognized for its international and experiential education. A member of the Midwest Conference, Midwest Lacrosse Conference, and NCAA Division III, Beloit is also a member of the Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM).
The College is seeking candidates for this position who can demonstrate a record of success in coaching lacrosse and recruiting student-athletes at the collegiate level. Successful coaches at Beloit College recruit, coach, and mentor students who seek development through active involvement in our diverse and dynamic campus, so that their education and success on the field are mutually reinforcing. Candidates must demonstrate capacity to successfully recruit academically and athletically qualified student-athletes in partnership with the Beloit College.
Because equity and inclusion are central to our students’ liberal education and vital to the thriving of all members of our residential learning community, Beloit College aspires to be an actively anti-racist institution. We recognize our aspiration as ongoing and institution-wide, involving collective commitment and accountability. We welcome employees who are committed to and will actively contribute to our efforts to celebrate our cultural and intellectual richness and be resolute in advancing inclusion and equity. We encourage all interested individuals meeting the criteria of the described position to apply.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Direct and effectively manage the men’s lacrosse program including teaching and mentoring, the recruitment and retention of academically and athletically qualified student-athletes, scheduling and budget management, travel arrangements and the supervision of coaching staff. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to the department and college in meaningful ways through additional administrative duties.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Send an electronic version of a letter of application, resume, and a list of three references to: BCLaCrosse2018@beloit.edu Materials other than those listed above and/or received via mail will not be considered.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution required; coaching experience required, preferably at the college level; demonstrated knowledge of NCAA rules and a commitment to the academic development of student-athletes required. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
About Beloit College
Located in a diverse community close to Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago, Beloit is a selective undergraduate liberal arts college that attracts students from across the United States and the world. The college emphasizes excellence in teaching, learning beyond the traditional classroom, international perspectives, and collaborative research among students and faculty. Beloit is recognized as one of the Colleges That Changes Lives. More information about Beloit College can be found at www.beloit.edu.