Sweet Briar College is a women's liberal arts institution, located in Central Virginia approximately 12 miles north of Lynchburg and 60 miles south of Charlottesville. Founded in 1901, the Colleges curriculum encompasses a comprehensive baccalaureate program in the arts, sciences and humanities, as well as graduate programs in education. It is one of two women's colleges in the United States offering an ABET-accredited engineering degree. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Sweet Briar College is committed to enhancing our community and encourages applications from qualified individuals with varied backgrounds, experiences and ideas who would increase the diversity of the College.
Job Title: Head Coach - Women's Lacrosse
Classification: Full-time, 10-month, Exempt
Reports to: Director of Athletics
Job Summary/Objective: Sweet Briar College seeks a dynamic coach to lead its nearly century-old lacrosse program. The head coach is the person responsible for all aspects of leading a NCAA program. This includes, but is not limited to, recruitment of prospective student-athletes, development of student- athletes as athletes, scholars and leaders, competition preparation and strategy, supervision of assistant coaches, scheduling, alumni and public relations, fundraising, adherence to NCAA rules and regulations, and general administrative duties. The Head Coach will also be responsible for supporting the philosophy, goals and Mission of both the college and its Athletic program as well as adherence to departmental, college, and NCAA policies and procedures.
Additional duties will include one or more based upon qualifications: strength and conditioning, teaching activity classes, compliance, facility management, game management, or sports information. This individual will also assist with athletic department events including Athletic Banquet, Hall of Fame, golf tournament, and SAAC events/programming.
Position Type/Expected Work Hours: 10-month, exempt