Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking an Assistant Coach – Men’s Lacrosse for the Rutgers Division of Intercollegiate Athletics. This position reports to the Head Coach and assists in the coordination of a Men's Lacrosse intercollegiate athletic program which provides an opportunity for student-athletes to train and compete on a competitive, Division I men's lacrosse program while attending school to earn a college degree.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Assists in establishing and maintaining a nationally competitive intercollegiate men's lacrosse team within the Big Ten Conference and NCAA.
Recruits high level academically and athletically skilled male students to attend Rutgers to earn a degree and to compete in the men's lacrosse program.
Assists in organizing and conducting practices and competitions at a high level of efficiency and success.
Assists in developing, teaching and instructing the student-athletes in the proper rules of competition, conditioning, skills and techniques on the field and in life-skills and leadership qualities on and off the field.
Supports in fundraising and public relations events that support the objectives of the program and allow for program enhancements.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree required; or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of NCAA regulations relative to proper rules of play in the sport of lacrosse.
Good organization skills.
Ability to communicate with student-athletes and the media.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license and be willing to travel, when necessary, to sites throughout New Jersey for business demands.
High school or collegiate lacrosse coaching and competition experience.
Knowledge of the Big Ten Conference and NCAA regulations .
Must be able to use a computer, email, editing equipment and recruiting database software.
Posting Number: 18ST2036
Location: Busch (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 69212
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.