Eastern Mennonite University is starting a women's lacrosse program and we are looking for an energetic coach ready to seize the opportunity to start a new program. The head coach will give leadership to the development of the program through promotion, recruiting and relationship building. The 2018-2019 year will be spent recruiting and establishing the team with the goal of starting varsity competition in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference in the 2019-2020 school year. This is a great opportunity to start a program in the growing athletic department of a small, liberal arts, faith based institution located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.
We are looking for candidates with proven abilities in recruiting, practice and match planning, teaching both technique and strategy. Organizational skills are required to manage the administrative and budgeting details of the program. Communication and relational skills are needed to recruit studetn athletes and build relationships with the campus community.
Eastern Mennonite University, a four-year liberal arts university that offers a Christian education like no other from a Mennonite Anabaptist perspective. Students choose from more than 55 undergraduate and graduate programs of study that emphasize peacebuilding, cross cultural understanding and service to others. EMU envisions a learning community marked by academic excellence, creative process..., professional competence and passionate Christian faith. Athletic experiences are used to shape lives for the future. EMU is a NCAA Division III institution that competes in the Old Dominion Atheltic and the Continental Volleyball Conferences.