Head Women's Lacrosse Coach
Position posted on: 09-06-2019
The Department of Athletics at Lycoming College is seeking applications for a full-time Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach. This position is responsible for all aspects of the women’s lacrosse program including, but not limited to, recruitment of student-athletes, practice organization, contest preparation, student athlete development, budget management, fundraising, academic monitoring and other duties as assigned by the director of athletics. This is a 12-month, benefits-eligible position.
Lycoming College's women’s lacrosse program has been a consistent contender in the Middle Atlantic Conference, advancing to the MAC playoffs in five of the past 12 years. Lycoming offers 17 varsity programs in which over 25 percent of the student body participates.
Required Experience & Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred. Minimum of three years coaching experience required with proven ability to recruit, retain and develop successful student-athletes. Successful candidate must be well organized; have excellent interpersonal skills in dealing with prospective student-athletes, student-athletes, staff and College personnel. Candidates must be attentive to details, have the ability to lead, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Candidates must display a commitment for adhering to all Lycoming College, NCAA and MAC policies, rules and regulations. Valid driver’s license with good driving record required.
Submit cover letter and resume including the names and telephone numbers of three professional references. Electronic submission of application materials is required in PDF format preferred. Please reference “Lacrosse” in the subject line of the e-mail.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Pre-employment drug screen, motor vehicle record check and criminal background check clearances conducted.
Founded in 1812, Lycoming College is one of the nation's oldest and most respected residential liberal arts colleges. Lycoming is ranked by Forbes as a Top ROI College and by The Princeton Review as one of The 385 Best Colleges. Lycoming College's strong endowment-per-student and fiscal acumen provide the foundation to support a first-rate undergraduate education. The College is dedicated to providing a high-quality liberal arts and sciences education including more than 100 majors, minors, and concentrations. Our community of scholars collaborate with and mentor our diverse student body of approximately 1,200 active learners, including 35 percent international and domestic students of color, representing over 50 states, territories, and countries. Students compete in 17 NCAA Division III sports, participate in faculty-driven research, thrive in a robust program of internships, and study abroad in more than two dozen countries. Lycoming is located in Williamsport, PA, a city rich in the arts and ideally situated for outdoor recreation. Williamsport is the site of a world-class healthcare system (UPMC Susquehanna), modern manufacturing, federal offices and county seat, energy and natural gas resources, and home to and the birthplace of the Little League World Series. Learn more at www.lycoming.edu.
Lycoming College proudly celebrates and values diversity. We are committed to fostering an inclusive campus community supporting all faculty, staff, and students. We encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and all who are interested in supporting and contributing to our mission. Lycoming College is an equal opportunity employer.