Job Function: The Coach Intern reports to the Head Coach of Men's Lacrosse. The successful candidate will be responsible to assist the head coach in all aspects of the program, including: recruit qualified student-athletes; assist in practice sessions and in-game duties; counsel student-athletes in a positive manner; and adhere to all NCAA, conference and university rules and regulations. Coach Intern positions are typically 1 year appointments renewable up to a maximum 3 years total.
Responsibilities include the direct leadership, and development of the men's lacrosse team.
Assist in meet management
Identify and recruit qualified prospective student-athletes
Assist with designing pre-season, in-season and off-season training schedules
Maintain working knowledge of NCAA, Landmark Conference, and Susquehanna University policies and procedures
Other duties as assigned by the Head Coach or Director of Athletics
Physical Demand: Must have the energy and mobility to actively coach the sport.
Contact with others: Daily contact with students, staff and faculty. Frequent contact with prospective students and parents, public and private high school coaches. Occasional contact with coaches from other colleges and with university administrative staff.
Education and Experience: Minimum Bachelor's Degree. Desire to pursue coaching is expected. Coaching or playing experience in the specific sport is required. Evidence of positive attitude and the ability to get along well with others required. A valid driver's license is required.
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Number of Months: 10 months
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time
Work Schedule: 40 hpw
Quick link for posting: 2245
Internal Number: 2245
About Susquehanna University
Susquehanna University is a selective, residential liberal arts college in Pennsylvania that provides a solid foundation in the liberal arts and sciences.