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POSITION DESCRIPTION

Assistant Lacrosse Coach (part-time)
Department of William Smith Athletics

SUMMARY:

Assist the head lacrosse coach by introducing advanced women's lacrosse skills and techniques. Assist with daily practice planning and implementation. Provide expert game analysis.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in teaching and supervision of lacrosse practices.
  • Demonstrate competency in sport skill instruction, motivation, and the ability to conduct practice sessions under the direction of the head coach.
  • Adhere to all sport governing, departmental, and institutional rules and policies.
  • Demonstrate a sincere interest in the personal, academic and athletic progress of student-athletes.
  • Exhibit supportive and cooperative behavior pursuing sport program goals set by the head coach.
  • Demonstrate leadership ability and professional behavior when dealing with student-athletes.
  • Efficiently and effectively complete tasks assigned by the head coach or full-time assistant coach.
  • Accept constructive criticism and work toward consistent professional improvement.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent required. Must hold a current CPR/First Aid certification. Candidate must have played or coached lacrosse at the collegiate level.

OTHER INFORMATION:

This is a part-time, four-month, non-benefits-eligible administrative position. This position description is not all-inclusive, as other tasks or responsibilities may be assigned.

William Smith College competes as a member of the NCAA Division III and as a member of the Liberty League.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Review of applications will begin immediately. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and the names with contact information of at least three references to:

Office of Human Resources
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
337 Pulteney Street
Geneva, NY 14456
email: ferran@hws.edu
EOE

Hobart and William Smith Colleges are committed to attracting and supporting faculty and staff that fully represent the racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity of the nation and actively seek applications from under-represented groups. The Colleges do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression or any other protected status.

Hobart and William Smith Colleges are a highly  selective residential liberal arts institution located in a small, diverse city in the Finger Lakes region of New York State.  With an enrollment of approximately 2,200, the Colleges offer 62 majors and minors from which students choose two areas of concentration, one of which must be an interdisciplinary program.  Creative and extensive programs of international study and public service are also at the core of the Colleges’ mission.