The Assistant Men’s Lacrosse Coach will assist in all aspects of a competitive men’s collegiate lacrosse program and is responsible for, but not limited to: the integration of Christian faith, and the recruitment, retention and academic success of student-athletes. Priority will be given to candidates with experience in recruiting. In addition to coaching, this position requires assistance in multiple aspects of team management, including budgeting, facilities management, academic support, and recruiting. This position will be responsible to maintain compliance with all Montreat College, Appalachian Athletic Conference, and NAIA rules and regulations.
Duties: 1.Assistant with recruiting efforts for the men’s lacrosse program; recruiting student athletes for the athletic team who will represent the mission of Montreat College. 2.Organize and lead practice/training sessions for student-athletes in assigned discipline(s). 3.Plan comprehensive training plans for student-athletes in assigned discipline(s). 4.Assist in operational procedures including scheduling, travel, budget management, and statistics. 5.Attend departmental meetings upon request. 6.Be familiar with and adhere to departmental policies and procedures as well as NAIA and AAC regulations. 7.Participate in the college and departmental activities as needed. 8.Be responsible for the conduct of athletes, both on and off the playing field. 9.Actively participate with all athletic fundraising programs as needed. 10.Communicate the needs and maintenance of facilities and equipment to the head coach. 11.Assist with travel and facilities management for the men’s lacrosse team. 12.Other duties as assigned by head coach and/or athletic director.
A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year institution is required. Extra consideration will be given to candidates with successful recruiting and college coaching experience.
Candidates must support and affirm the College’s faith statement and Community Life Covenant:
Montreat College is an independent, Christ-centered, liberal arts institution that educates students through intellectual inquiry, spiritual formation, and preparation for calling and career, all for the glory of God.
We are more much more than a Christian college. We provide a broad, rigorous liberal arts curriculum for traditional and non-traditional undergraduate students. We also provide leading accelerated programs for adult students, including graduate, professional, and online degree programs. Our goal is to provide higher education that is high quality, relevant, and diverse—united by a single, clear focus.