The Department of Athletics at Kutztown University invites applications for the position of Head Women's Lacrosse Coach. Kutztown University is an NCAA Division II member institution which competes in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC). The Head Coach is responsible for all phases of the women's lacrosse program including recruitment of prospective student-athletes, academic success of student-athletes, game preparation and strategy, supervision of assistant coaches, scheduling, organizing camps and clinics in support of Kutztown athletics, fund raising, adherence to NCAA rules and regulations, and general administrative duties. In addition, the Head Coach will be responsible for supporting the philosophy, goals, and mission of the University and its Intercollegiate Athletics program as well as adherence to Departmental, University, Conference and NCAA policies and procedures.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. For full consideration please submit by June 27, 2021, a letter of application, resume, and names, addresses, and contact information for five references All applications for this position must be submitted via our online application/resume system ONLY. Please do not fax, mail, or e-mail any documentation.
Successful interview, reference checks, background clearances (PA Criminal, Child Abuse Clearance & FBI Clearance), and demonstration of ability are requisite qualifications for all positions.
The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations. Diverse applicants are encouraged to apply.
Kutztown University is an AA/EOE/member of the PA State System of Higher Education and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates.
Candidates must possess a bachelor's degree and at least 3 years of collegiate coaching experience in the sport of women's lacrosse. Demonstrated ability in skill development, staff supervision, general administrative duties, and an understanding of NCAA rules compliance desired as well as, prior successful experience in recruiting qualified student-athletes, fiscal management skills, and excellent organizational and communications skills. Candidate must complete a successful interview.
Rules knowledge and coaching experience at the NCAA DII level preferred.
About Kutztown University
Kutztown University enrolls approximately 8,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The University is located adjacent to the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.