Wilkes University invites applicants for a Men’s Lacrosse Assistant Coach / Intern in the Intercollegiate Athletics Department for the 2022-23 academic year.
A Bachelor’s degree and previous participation and/or coaching experience is required. This position includes housing and a stipend.
The successful candidate is responsible to assist the head coach in all facets of the men’s lacrosse program; exhibit the ability to utilize various technology; have active involvement in student-athlete recruitment; assist with practice and game preparation with a focus on player development; fulfill administrative tasks as assigned and participate in team community service and fundraising events. Wilkes University is an independent, comprehensive university dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts, sciences, and selected professional programs. The University has approximately 2,200 students at the undergraduate level and over 1,200 full time equivalent students at the graduate and first professional levels.
Its institutional focus is on developing strong mentoring relationships with each of its students and contributing vitally to economic development of Northeastern Pennsylvania. The University is located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, a revitalized city that is located on the lovely Susquehanna River and is within two and one-half hours driving distance of New York City and Philadelphia.
To apply, send an email to Head Coach Curtis Jaques at email@example.com. Please be sure to include a cover letter, resume and three references. Review of applications begins immediately.
Bachelor’s degree and previous participation and/or coaching experience is required.
Wilkes University is a private university in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. It has over 2,200 undergraduates and over 2,200 graduate students (both full and part-time). Wilkes was founded in 1933 as a satellite campus of Bucknell University, and became an independent institution in 1947, naming itself Wilkes College, after English radical politician John Wilkes after whom Wilkes-Barre is named. The school was granted university status in January 1990. It is classified among "Doctoral/Professional Universities". Wilkes University is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.
The school mascot is a Colonel and the official colors are blue and yellow. The campus symbol is a letter "W" known as the "flying W" by students and alumni.