The University of Akron, a NCAA Division 1 (FBS) Institution and member of the Mid-American Conference is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Women's Lacrosse Coach. This position will assist the Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach in the duties and responsibilities of operating Division I Lacrosse Program.
Essential Functions: •Work with numerous departments within athletics to help promote and support our student-athletes. •Provide assistance in acquiring lacrosse equipment and ensuring departmental compliance with NCAA guidelines. •Support the coaching efforts during competitive lacrosse matches. •Attend practices and workouts to assist with the training and preparation of student athletes for competition.
Support the public relations initiatives of the department while maintaining positive relationships with alumni, students, and parents. Encourage community involvement and promote University pride.
Additional Position Information: Required Qualifications: 18 months of education or training beyond high school. Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Solid understanding of player development. Recognition of talent. Excellent communication, comprehensive writing and organizational skills. Strong computer skills to include word processing, spreadsheets, and databases. Computer skills including word processing, database, spreadsheets and presentation software.
Preferred Qualifications: A relevant Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 1 year coaching and/or playing experience at the collegiate level.
Application Deadline: Review of applicants will begin on February 15, 2024.
Compensation: The compensation for this position is commensurate with experience.
Application Instructions: To apply for this position, you must complete the on-line application and attach a resume, a cover letter, and a list of three professional references to your profile. Please include contact information, including email addresses for your professional references to https://uakron.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UACareers/job/Akron-Ohio/Women-s-Lacrosse-Assistant-Coach_JR100933-1
FLSA Status (exempt/nonexempt): United States of America (Exempt)
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