Assistant Coach, Women's Lacrosse

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Jun 03, 2022
Jul 28, 2022
Full Time
Assistant Coach, Women's LacrosseThe George Mason University, Intercollegiate Athletic Department, a NCAA Division I institution and member of the Atlantic 10 Conference, is seeking qualified applicants for the Assistant Women's Lacrosse Coach (full-time, 12-month administrative professional faculty).George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.About the Position:The Assistant Lacrosse Coach reports to the Head Lacrosse Coach and is responsible for assisting in carrying out all activities necessary to accomplish the objectives of this sport within the guidelines of the NCAA, Atlantic 10 Conference (A-10), and the University.Responsibilities:Assist Head Coach in the following:Recruit and retain highly skilled student-athletes for the lacrosse team;Provide instruction on the fundamentals, details and strategies of lacrosse;Develop game strategies;Monitor student-athlete's academic progress;Help facilitate and brainstorm ideas to market and promote the lacrosse program; andAdheres to the NCAA, A-10 and University governing policies and procedures.Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience;Some coaching experience at the college, university or professional level;A proven record of integrity, high principles and demonstrated skill in developing and motivating student athletes academically and athletically; andMust currently possess an appropriate, active, valid motor vehicle operator's license that meets all of GMU's requirements for operating state vehicles and equipment under Mason's Vehicle Use Policy 1411 The Office of Risk Management reserves the right to review the driver's licenses and Motor Vehicle Reports (MVRs) of all candidates selected with employment contingent upon a favorable review; andPreferred Qualifications:Experience leading a group;High level playing experience; andQuality writing skills.

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number FA29Bz at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information. This position will be subject to a criminal background check.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

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