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Assistant Coach, Men's Lacrosse

Colgate University
Hamilton, NY 13346
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    112189795
Colgate Athletics Mission: To be an inclusive community of competitive excellence. Athletics Department Values: Thoughtful Careful, reasoned, inclusive thinking. Driven Relentless, energetic, focused pursuit of a courageous goal.Enthusiastic Passionate, positive, fun presence.Cohesive Close-knit, collaborative, consistent teamwork. Bold Creative, resourceful, fearless winners.


Responsible for execution of specific strategic activities and outcomes within the assigned sport or area.

These will include sustained performance and execution in the following areas:
adhere to Head Coach's philosophy
athletic instruction/coaching
program operations and administration as designated by head coach

Responsible for oversight of all administrative operations regarding student-athlete development.

These will include:
monitoring of student-athlete academic progress and well-being
ensure student-athlete participation in all assigned community service activities

Responsible for execution of all scouting, film preparation, and competition preparation.

These will include:
video breakdown
use of appropriate video-editing software
coordination and oversight over the film exchange program per conference policies
coordination of team film sessions
development of scouting reports

Responsible for overall team recruitment strategy

These will include:
exercises independent judgment regarding the recruitment of prospective student-athletes
decision-making authority to determine which individuals to recruit
decision-making authority in the allocation of scholarship allocations (as applicable)
attracting and evaluating prospective student-athletes
monitoring prospective student-athlete academic progress and well being
developing and maintaining relationships with prospective student-athletes and other recruiting constituents

Accountable for maintaining personal compliance with all relevant governing bodies

To include:
NCAA
specific conference
athletic department
university policies
successful completion of the annual NCAA recruiting exam
attendance at all required compliance educational meetings
successful on-time completion of all recruiting logs

Accountable for maintaining professional relationships with key internal and external stakeholders.

To include:
responsible for all newsletters and communication with alumni
responsible for team promotion and marketing to all constituents
responsible for determining communication strategy within the university and the local community

•Independent and unchallengeable decision-making regarding all student-athlete participation in assigned sports activities when the head coach is not present.Accountable for student-athlete welfare while coaching.

•Responsible for maintaining a budget. Exercises independent discretion on all purchases and budgetary decisions for the program

•Responsible for hiring, oversight, and management of student managers and part-time casual wage staff. Assistant Coach has independent discretion on all hiring and termination of student employees and part-time casual wage staff

•Responsible for role modeling behaviors and leadership for student-athletesColgate Athletics Mission: To be an inclusive community of competitive excellence. Athletics Department Values: Thoughtful Careful, reasoned, inclusive thinking. Driven Relentless, energetic, focused pursuit of a courageous goal.Enthusiastic Passionate, positive, fun presence.Cohesive Close-knit, collaborative, consistent teamwork. Bold Creative, resourceful, fearless winners.<br /><br /> <br /><strong>Responsible for execution of specific strategic activities and outcomes within the assigned sport or area.</strong> <br /><br />These will include sustained performance and execution in the following areas:<br />adhere to Head Coach's philosophy<br />athletic instruction/coaching<br />program operations and administration as designated by head coach<br /><br /><strong>Responsible for oversight of all administrative operations regarding student-athlete development.</strong> <br /><br />These will include:<br />monitoring of student-athlete academic progress and well-being<br />ensure student-athlete participation in all assigned community service activities<br /><br /><strong>Responsible for execution of all scouting, film preparation, and competition preparation.</strong> <br /><br />These will include:<br />video breakdown<br />use of appropriate video-editing software<br />coordination and oversight over the film exchange program per conference policies<br />coordination of team film sessions<br />development of scouting reports<br /><br /><strong>Responsible for overall team recruitment strategy<br /><br /></strong>These will include:<br />exercises independent judgment regarding the recruitment of prospective student-athletes<br />decision-making authority to determine which individuals to recruit<br />decision-making authority in the allocation of scholarship allocations (as applicable)<br />attracting and evaluating prospective student-athletes<br />monitoring prospective student-athlete academic progress and well being<br />developing and maintaining relationships with prospective student-athletes and other recruiting constituents<br /><br /><strong>Accountable for maintaining personal compliance with all relevant governing bodies</strong> <br /><br />To include:<br />NCAA<br />specific conference<br />athletic department<br />university policies<br />successful completion of the annual NCAA recruiting exam<br />attendance at all required compliance educational meetings <br />successful on-time completion of all recruiting logs<br /><br /><strong>Accountable for maintaining professional relationships with key internal and external stakeholders.</strong> <br /><br />To include:<br />responsible for all newsletters and communication with alumni<br />responsible for team promotion and marketing to all constituents<br />responsible for determining communication strategy within the university and the local community<br /><br />Independent and unchallengeable decision-making regarding all student-athlete participation in assigned sports activities when the head coach is not present.Accountable for student-athlete welfare while coaching.<br /><br />Responsible for maintaining a budget. Exercises independent discretion on all purchases and budgetary decisions for the program<br /><br />Responsible for hiring, oversight, and management of student managers and part-time casual wage staff. Assistant Coach has independent discretion on all hiring and termination of student employees and part-time casual wage staff<br /><br />Responsible for role modeling behaviors and leadership for student-athletes <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/JBmD67TnLQBVtPJVf2LPl"> <br/><br/>Requires candidate to demonstrate:<br />- significant knowledge of lacrosse<br />- proven success in recruiting and in coaching at the college or an equivalently high level<br />- strong commitment to the academic success of student-athletes<br />- knowledge and commitment to University, Conference and NCAA regulations<br />- good communication and technology skills and strong leadership qualities<br /><br /> <br />Prior experience coaching men's lacrosse is preferred, experience coaching or playing at the Division I level is desired.<br /><br />Bachelor's degree is required. <br />Master's degree is preferred.<br /> <br />A current valid driver's license, in accordance with the University's Driver Safety and Motor Vehicle Use Policy, is required.<br /><br /><br /><br />Colgate University is committed to the principle of institutional control in administering its athletics program in a manner consistent with the NCAA, ECAC, and Patriot League rules. Each individual involved in the athletics division is obligated to maintain competency and knowledge of the rules, to act within his or her realm of responsibility in full compliance with the governing legislation, and to report any violation of NCAA, ECAC or Patriot League rules of which he or she is aware. Should a situation warrant further investigation, you have an affirmative obligation to cooperate full in the infractions process, including the investigation and adjudication of a case. Without limiting remedies otherwise available to the university, if you are found to be in violation of any NCAA, ECAC or Patriot League rules, you may be subject to disciplinary or corrective action as set forth in relevant NCAA, league or conference disciplinary and/or enforcement procedures, including suspension without pay or termination of employment for significant or repeated violations.<p>PI112189795</p>
Posted: 2019-07-22 Expires: 2019-08-23

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