The Athletic Department at Coker University invites applicants to apply for the position of Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach. This position is responsible for administering, managing, and leading an NCAA Division II lacrosse program in such a manner as to build and maintain a competitive, quality program that reflects positively on the image and reputation of Coker University.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Regionally and nationally recruit student-athletes that are successful in the classroom, on the campus, as well as on the course.
Administer all aspects of a competitive NCAA Division II program, to include: developing the game and practice schedule, organizing and conducting team practices, hiring of a graduate assistant coach, managing the day to day operations of the program.
Maintain a high level of contact with and communicate comfortably and effectively with administrators, faculty, staff, student-athletes, parents, alumni and donors. Participate in and support department and program fundraising, promotional and public relations events, campus and community outreach, and service projects.
Provide each student-athlete with the resources and leadership to develop to their full potential in the classroom, on the field, within the community, and prepare them for successful careers after graduation.
Knowing and abiding by all NCAA, South Atlantic Conference, and university rules and regulations.
The ideal candidate is competitive with strong leadership capability and has the ability to motivate and persuade others in a positive direction. The incumbent is well organized, works efficiently and is successful with time management. Excellent communications and public relations abilities are a must.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution required, graduate degree is preferred. Three to five years of coaching and recruiting experience in intercollegiate lacrosse . Must be AED/CPR certified.
This is a 12-month position reporting to the Vice President for Athletics. Please send cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to email@example.com.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution required, graduate degree is preferred. Three to five years of coaching and recruiting experience in intercollegiate lacrosse.
Must be AED/CPR certified.
About Coker University - Hartsville, SC
Coker University readies undergraduates for personal and professional success through a distinctive four-year program that emphasizes a practical application of the liberal arts as well as hands-on and discussion-based learning within and beyond the classroom. Coker is ranked among the “Best Colleges” in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review. Located in Hartsville, Coker is within two hours of the cultural, financial and recreational resources of Charlotte, Columbia, Charleston and Myrtle Beach.
Coker University, in compliance with all applicable state and federal laws, including Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, marital status, veterans or military status, or against individuals with disabilities, or other legally protected classifications in the areas of employment, admission, financial aid or access to educational or extracurricular programs, activities or facilities.