The University of Akron is seeking to fill the position of Part-time Assistant Women's Lacrosse Coach.
Assisting the Head Women's Lacrosse Coach in the duties and responsibilities of operating a Division I Lacrosse program
Working with numerous departments within athletics to help promote and support student-athletes
Aiding in acquiring lacrosse equipment and ensuring departmental compliance with NCAA guidelines
Supporting the coaching efforts during competitive lacrosse matches
Attending practices and workouts to assist with the training and preparation of student-athletes for competition
Supporting the public relations initiatives of the department while maintaining positive relationships with alumni, students, and parents
Encouraging community involvement and promoting University pride
Relevant Bachelor's degree
A minimum of one (1) year of coaching and/or playing at the collegiate level
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
A solid understanding of player development and recognition of talent
Excellent communication, comprehensive writing and organizational skills
Strong computer skills to include word processing, spreadsheets, databases and presentation software
About University of Akron:
As one of the largest employers in the region, The University of Akron is creating a community and workforce committed to making a difference in the lives of our students and in the region. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package to qualified candidates who are passionate about shaping and inspiring the next generation of thinkers, experts, artists, and leaders.
Open until filled; however review of applicants will begin June 23, 2021.
The University of Akron, as an equal education and employment institution, is committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified individuals in its education programs or activities, including applicants for admissions or employment, will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information, military status or status as a veteran. To further this commitment, the University complies with state and federal laws which prohibit discrimination. Questions or concerns about the administration of this commitment can be directed to the University’s Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Office (uakron.edu/hr/eeoaa).
The University also strives to provide an environment free from the negative impacts of gender-based discrimination and harassment as prohibited by Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972. Questions about Title IX can be referred to the University’s Title IX Coordinator, the Assistant Secretary for the U.S. Department of Education or both. For more information on Title IX at the University of Akron, including how to contact the Title IX Coordinator, how to file a complaint under Title IX with the University or the Title IX process at the University of Akron, please visit the University’s Title IX page at uakron.edu/title-ix/at-uakron.
Internal Number: 12940
About University of Akron
The University of Akron is the region’s most influential public research university, contributing to the resurgence of the local economy, providing a workforce highly trained in diverse disciplines, and known for an innovative approach to higher education.
With nearly 26,000 students and more than 300 associate, bachelor’s, master’s, doctorate and law degree programs, UA offers career-focused and experiential learning that defines the polytechnic approach to education.
UA brings together diverse disciplines in ways that provide students with life-long skills, internships and co-ops, opportunities for academic research, study abroad, on-campus student employment and service projects designed for diverse groups of learners, including full-time, part-time and online students, veterans, and adults returning to the classroom.