Assistant Boys Lacrosse Coach
The assistant boys' lacrosse coaching position's duties and responsibilities must be conducted in adherence with the policies, rules, and regulations of Trinity Preparatory School of Florida; the Citrus League; and the Florida High School Athletic Association.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Serve as a role model to develop sportsmanship - both on and off the field.
Organize and facilitate regularly scheduled practices with an emphasis on the development and implementation of game strategy.
Observe and guide the discipline and conduct of student-athletes to reinforce our core values, specifically our belief in the educational excellence of the athletics program.
Interact regularly with student-athletes to maintain a safe learning environment both socially, emotionally, and physically.
Provide feedback and coaching to team members individually and in groups while demonstrating game techniques throughout the season.
Encourage new student-athlete participation and motivate players to continue their growth and development.
Inspect the equipment and facilities to ensure safe conditions.
Perform job-related duties as assigned.
Qualifications and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution or the international equivalent with a focus in a related field. Master’s degree preferred.
A minimum of 2-5 years of coaching experience at the secondary, club, or collegiate level is preferred. A preferred candidate will have both playing and coaching experience, but one or the other is acceptable.
Promotes an inclusive environment that values, encourages, supports differences, and articulates an authentic commitment to diversity in thought and perspective while holding others accountable for the same.
Understanding of the rules and regulations governing the sport.
Proven knowledge, skills, and strategies for the sport.
Strong leadership skills to motivate and develop student-athletes on and off the field.
Focus on playing fair and adhering to the organization’s code of conduct.
Facilitating dispute resolution within the team structure to improve teamwork.
Communicate effectively with other coaches, student-athletes, parents, and organization members.
Ability to help all players improve through practices and individual coaching.
Creating a safe environment designed to keep athletes healthy and injury-free.
Must be able to pass a Jessica Lunsford Level II background check and drug test.