JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Title of Position: Assistant Coach – Women's Basketball 

Department: Athletics 

Reports to Supervisor: Head Coach – Women's Basketball 

FLSA: Exempt 

Holy Cross College is a Catholic, four-year, co-educational, liberal arts institution located in Notre Dame, Indiana. With a 13:1 student to faculty ratio, students find personal attention from professors who care about their success. The Holy Cross community helps students to develop the knowledge, skills, and character to meet their professional goals and to live lives of purpose and integrity. 

Typical Schedule: Seasonal to follow women's basketball schedule. 

Purpose: The Assistant Coach works closely with the Head Coach to execute practice and game plans as determined by the Head Coach. Specific attention will be given to individual skill development. The Assistant Coach shall work with the Head Coach to provide constructive feedback and will assist in providing a written evaluation at the beginning and conclusion of each season. As an ambassador for the School on the "front line" of contact and visibility, it is essential that the Assistant Coach demonstrates exemplary ethical and moral standards on and off the court. 

 

Essential Job Duties: 

 Promote the five core values of the NAIA Champions of Character program: Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Servant Leadership, Sportsmanship 

 Supervise and work with peers toward a common goal 

 Effectively communicate with players and peers 

 Assist in the planning and conducting of practices 

 Be an instrumental part of the recruitment of future Women's Basketball plays and assist in the coordination of on campus visits 

 Coordinate film exchange for non-conference contests and be active in conference film exchange 

 Motivate players and coaches 

 Provide constructive feedback and evaluations 

 Be on-time and prepared for all practices and games 

 Demonstrate exemplary ethical and moral standards on and off the court. 

 Support other coaches, players and teams within the college 

 Serve as an example of faith based leadership while demanding appropriate conduct at all times from athletes 

Minimum Education, Skills, and Ability:  High School diploma required 

 Previous coaching experience preferred 

 Previous playing experience preferred 

 Possess a strong understanding and culture for the game 

 Ability to abide by the Code of Conduct at all times 

 

Physical Demands: 

 Repetitive movement of hands and fingers – typing and/or writing; standing, walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. 

Ability to lift and carry more than 20lbs. 

NOTE: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills and physical demands required of personnel so classified. Employment at Holy Cross College is 'at will' meaning either the college or employee can end the employment relationship at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice. Holy Cross College is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are based on qualifications and are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, disability, or any other legally protected status. Interested candidates should submit resume, cover letter and three references (names and contact information) via email to: Human Resources [email protected]. Position open until filled. Or, hard copies may be sent to: 

Human Resources 

Holy Cross College 

PO Box 308 

Notre Dame, IN 46556-0308

 

Head Coach - Men's Lacrosse
Reports to: Director of Athletics

Holy Cross College is a Catholic, four-year, co-educational, liberal arts institution located in Notre Dame, Indiana. With a 13:1 student to faculty ratio, students find personal attention from professors who care about their success.  We rely on faculty and staff to help students develop the knowledge, skills, and character to meet their professional goals and to live lives of purpose and integrity.

Typical Schedule: Part time.  Typical for this position is evenings, and weekends according to the practice and game schedule of the student athletes. 

Purpose: The selected candidate will insure the team operates and conducts themselves within the ideals and goals set forth by Holy Cross College and the rules and regulations of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Great Lakes Lacrosse League.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Instructing/coaching student athletes.
  • Conducting practices.
  • Scheduling games.
  • Arranging team transportation.
  • Developing and managing a team budget.
  • Order equipment as needed to serve the needs of the program.
  • Assisting the department with Notre Dame Football parking on two Saturdays in the fall
  • Maintaining an accurate inventory of uniforms and equipment.
  • Promoting the men's lacrosse program in the college and community.
  • Promoting the five core values of the NAIA Champions of Character program;
    Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Servant Leadership, Sportsmanship
  • Recruiting Holy Cross College 'fit' students as athletes.
  • Developing the leadership of assistant coaches, and captains.
  • Serving as an example of faith based leadership while demanding appropriate conduct at all times from athletes.

Minimum Education, Skills, and Ability:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least two years' experience as a lacrosse coach preferred
  • Knowledge and experience using email and administrative websites.
  • Ability to work effectively with a diverse student population.
  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work flexible work schedule including, evenings, and weekends as may be necessary to serve the needs of the team.
  • Highly motivated person who is task oriented.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure, in a team atmosphere, and with a minimum of direct supervision.
  • Ability to lift at least 40 lbs.

NOTE: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills and physical demands required of personnel so classified.  Employment at Holy Cross College is 'at will' meaning either the college or employee can end the employment relationship at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice. Holy Cross College is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are based on qualifications and are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, disability,or any other legally protected status.  Interested candidates should submit resume, cover letter and three references (names and contact information), via mail to: Human Resources  [email protected].  Position open until filled

Or, hard copies may be sent to:

Human Resources
Holy Cross College
PO Box 308
Notre Dame, IN 46556-0308

Position Open until filled.