Responsibilities: •Reports to the Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach and assists with all phases in the operation of the women’s lacrosse program including organization and administration, quality student-athlete recruitment, fiscal management, viable fundraising, public relations and on the field coaching along with other duties as assigned by the Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach.
Candidate to have successful playing experience at the collegiate level.
Candidate to have at least three years’ experience on a collegiate level lacrosse staff.
Successful knowledge and experience with the recruiting process.
Thorough understanding of the NCAA rules and regulations.
Experience in program planning and teaching.
Candidate must have a strong commitment to the academic achievement of student-athletes and NCAA compliance.
Excellent communication, organizational and computer skills.
High school lacrosse club or international team coaching experience.
Experience in coaching defensive concepts and skills.
Experience in coordinating with exercise science and/or strength and conditioning programs.
Additional Salary Information: A comprehensive benefit package is included.
Grand Valley State University is an NCAA Division II institution that values inclusiveness in all aspects of university business. We are located in Allendale, MI, just 12 miles outside of Grand Rapids, the second largest city in Michigan. Our student population averages 25,000. Laker Athletics has placed first or second in the NACDA/Learfield Sports Academy's Directors' Cup for the past 17 years. We compete in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, where we have captured the conference all-sport cup (President's Cup), for the past 20 consecutive years. For more information about GVSU, please see our website at: www.gvsulakers.com or www.gvsu.edu or www.gvsu.edu/sportsfacilities.