Part-time Assistant for Women's Lacrosse

Position Summary

The Assistant Coach is responsible for assisting in all aspects of the program, including but not limited to recruiting, scheduling, training, monitoring academic progress, promotions, fundraising and coaching team members. The Assistant Coach is required to abide by the rules and regulations established by Benedictine College, the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart), Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC), and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). Benedictine College is a member of the NAIA at the Division I level.

Essential Functions

  • Assisting with all aspects of the coaching and management of the soccer program,
  • Oversee peripheral members of the program staff,
  • Recruiting and scouting in accordance with the NAIA, Heart and Benedictine College policies and procedures,
  • Train and coach members of the program,
  • Supporting the academic and personal development of all athletes,
  • Visible, fully integrated member of the College community,
  • Assist in developing camps and clinics,
  • Assist with transportation of team members,
  • Responsible for complying with the rules and regulations of the NAIA as it relates to the program,
  • Represent Benedictine College and the program in a professional manner,
  • Responsible for being a proponent of the NAIA Champions of Character Program.

Position Qualifications

Competency Statement(s)

  • Commitment to the overall development of the student-athlete and the mission of the College
  • High level of personal integrity
  • Outstanding work ethic
  • Knowledge of and commitment to NAIA rules and regulations
  • Knowledge of sport specific skills and technique,
  • Demonstrated success in recruitment. Experience recruiting scholarship athletes highly desirable
  • Demonstrated ability to inspire student-athletes to develop to their fullest potential
  • Outstanding skills in oral and written communication
  • Good organizational ability and computer competency

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree

Experience

  • Strong preference for competitive lacrosse experience, either participating and/or coaching

Apply

Please submit a cover letter and an application for employment to jobs@benedictine.edu. Incomplete application material will not be considered.

Benedictine College welcomes applications from candidates of all backgrounds.

EOE