The Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach will be responsible for all phases of strong leadership in managing a competitive NCAA division III women’s lacrosse program. The ability to coach and teach all aspects of the game, provide leadership and mentor student-athletes, recruit and have the ability to evaluate talent and potential, are essential skills. Administrative duties such as arrange travel, manage budget, and develop alumni contacts and fund-raising are also essential duties of the head coach. The addition of a secondary responsibility will be included.
It is also expected that the Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach embrace the department mission of supporting the academic mission of the university, developing student-athletes as contributors to the greater community, creating opportunities for competitive success, leading student-athletes to understand what it is like to be part of something greater than oneself.
A Master’s Degree is preferred; Bachelor’s Degree required, demonstrated coaching/recruiting experience and relevant competitive experience at the division III collegiate level is highly recommended. All candidates should also possess an understanding of the role athletics plays in a rigorous academic setting and an ability to identify and attract outstanding students to the University. Candidates must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Ohio Wesleyan University, the North Coast Athletic Conference, and the NCAA. Effective written and oral communication skills are required.
Completed application packets will include:
1) A letter of application
2) Current Resume or Curriculum Vitae
3) The names, titles and contact information for three professional references.
Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The start date for this position will be on or after July 1, 2019.
Please email application materials to: firstname.lastname@example.org and reference Search #1819-0032
About OHIO WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY
Ohio Wesleyan University (www.owu.edu) is a selective, private, undergraduate liberal arts, residential institution founded in 1842 and is located just 20 miles north of Columbus. A member of division III and the North Coast Athletic Conference, Ohio Wesleyan offers a robust athletics program sponsoring 25 sports, 12 for men and 13 for women.