The Assistant Coach, under the general supervision and direction of the Head Coach and oversight of the Athletic Director, is responsible to support the efforts of the Head Coach in conducting a representative program in lacrosse. Duties specified below will be the specific responsibilities for which the Assistant Coach will be paid.
To provide the Assistant Coach with additional opportunity for involvement and professional growth, a variety of other activities (for example, recruiting, scouting, etc.) will be offered. If an Assistant Coach elects to participate in any additional activities on behalf of the individual sport or the Athletic Department, it is with the understanding that these are strictly voluntary actions that will not result in additional compensable hours.
Characteristic Duties & Responsibilities:
A.Support the coach in administering a competitive NCAA Division III women’s lacrosse program in accordance with college, NCAA and Centennial Conference policies.
B.Provide coaching in support of the head coach’s plan to assist all athletes in realizing their potential as athletes, students and members of the general college community.
C.Attend practices, training sessions, team meetings and lacrosse matches (home and away) in support of the Head Coach. (Specific time commitment required will be delineated by the Head Coach
D.Part-time assistants will be expected to make themselves available when necessary for training in rules compliance.
E.Other duties as assigned by the Head Coach, said duties to be described specifically along with estimated hours required for the task.
Bachelor’s degree and related professional experience, or a combination of experiences leading to similar qualification, required.
Strong communication skills.
Ability to work with a variety of people.
Flexibility of time necessary to make commitment to varying time needs of the position.
Satisfactory background check, to include criminal background and driving record check.
Additional Salary Information: Housing and meal plan is included.
About Muhlenberg College
Muhlenberg College is an independent, undergraduate, coeducational institution related to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Founded in 1848 to provide a liberal arts education, Muhlenberg is committed to the highest standards of academic integrity and excellence.
The College is located in Allentown, Pennsylvania, approximately 55 miles north of Philadelphia and 90 miles west of New York City.
As a liberal arts college, Muhlenberg offers programs in the humanities, the natural and social sciences, and in professional areas such as business, education, pre-medical, pre-theological, and pre-law studies.