WHITMAN COLLEGE

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

 

DATE: December 1, 2008                                          JOB TITLE: Women’s Lacrosse Coach

FLSA DESIGNATION: Non-exempt                        OFFICE/DEPARTMENT: SSRA                                                                           SUPERVISOR: Skip Molitor

                                                                                    DEPARTMENT HEAD: Dean Snider

                                                                                    BUDGET OFFICER: Lori Bettison-Varga

 

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POSITION PURPOSE

 

Whitman College is searching for a Women’s Lacrosse Coach. Lacrosse is a club sport that competes primarily in the spring against other colleges and universities throughout the northwest. This position has a stipend of $2500.

 

 

 

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

 

1. Develop and administer a club women’s lacrosse program that is consistent with the mission of the college

2. Manage and conduct an effective practice schedule in regards to student-athlete development and game preparation including but not limited to practice organization and in-season conditioning

3. Prepare and manage a budget

4. Develop a competitive schedule consistent with department and institutional guidelines

5. Oversight of equipment related to the sport

6. Organization of team travel including transportation, lodging and meals

7. Establishment of team guidelines and policies

 

 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

 

Knowledge of the game, including teaching rules, fundamentals, team execution and involvement, physical conditioning related to the sport, and appropriate interaction with the college community.

 

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

A college degree preferably with experience as a lacrosse coach and as a player.