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Updated list of Philly boys’, girls’ coaching openings

Sunday, 20th October 2013

Categories Boy's/Men's, Club, College, Girl's/Women's, High School  
 

Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 10/20/13

Boys’/Men’s Coaching Jobs

Lower Merion JV coaches

Lower Merion High School is seeking two JV Lacrosse coaches. Must be a current or have prior college playing experience. These are coaching-only positions offering a highly competitive salary based on experience.

Lower Merion High school is located in Ardmore, PA in the heart of the Main Line. Lower Merion Boys Lacrosse was established in 1947 and has a history and tradition of excellence in the classroom and on the field. We play in the Central League having rivalries with teams like Conestoga, Ridley and Springfield.

Interested candidates should email their information to: lmboyslax@gmail.com

Friends’ Central School, Varsity Boys Assistant Coach

Friends’ Central School seeks to hire employees who will help to foster the intellectual, spiritual and emotional growth of its students. Our Quaker values drive an intense commitment to an education that is both intellectual and thoughtful. Our pedagogy is grounded in reflection, integrity, and a willingness to accept responsibility. We teach that reason does not preclude compassion and that curiosity leads always to possibility. We are committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse community. All constituencies – faculty, staff, students, administrators, parents, trustees, and alumni/ae – are responsible for an awareness of and ongoing dialogue around equity issues of race and ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, privilege, religion, physical ability, and family structure. This is a coaching-only position.

Previous playing and coaching experience at either the high school or collegiate level is desired. All qualified candidates should have a strong understanding of the game with the ability to teach individual/positional skills and technique as well as a philosophy that the players can understand and execute.

Practices/games are 5 days a week with some Saturdays. Appointment: Part-Time, 3 months.

Please send resume to: Keith Bradburd, Director of Athletic Kbradburd@Friendscentral.org

Kennett JV head coach, assistant coaches

Kennett High School is seeking a Head JV coach who will also have some varsity responsibilities. Also seeking an additional varsity assistant and JV assistant. We are looking for a faceoff specialists or someone who has experience as a goalie at the college level or experience training goaltenders. Please send resume to Head Coach Sean Tischler at stischler@salesianum.org.

Harriton High School, Coach openings

Harriton High School is looking to fill several coaching positions on both the Varsity and JV boys’ lacrosse teams. We are looking for a Varsity Assistant Coach, a JV Head Coach and a JV Assistant Coach. These are paid positions with competitive salaries based on coaching experience. These are coaching-only positions. Additional off-season coaching opportunities are available.

Harriton is located in Rosemont, of Lower Merion Township, a suburb on Philadelphia’s Main Line. We play in the extremely competitive Central Athletic League. We have a beautiful school and athletic facilities, including an artificial turf stadium, numerous grass fields, three gyms and a weight room. We have a very active and supportive Booster Club and have a strong pipeline from Ashbee Youth Lacrosse. Please visit www.harritonboyslacrosse.com to see the Program website, managed by our Booster Board.

Interested candidates should contact Joe Proud, Head Coach, by email at harritonlax@gmail.com or phone at (315) 481-9796.

Delaware County Christian School, Head Varsity Coach

Delaware County Christian School has 740 students in grades K-12th and is located in Newtown Square, PA just outside of Philadelphia PA. DC is looking for a Head Varsity Boy’s Lacrosse Coach which is responsible for all aspects of the varsity Lacrosse team. Successful candidates must have a strong relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ. Applicants should be confident in mentoring young men through sport. Successful candidates should have a strong background in coaching Lacrosse at the high school or college level. Interested candidate should contact Don Davis ddavis@dccs.org with current resume.

Boyertown Head Coach, Assistant Coach

Boyertown is seeking coaches for the following position: High School Boys Lacrosse Head Coach, Assistant high-school Boys Lacrosse coach. Applicants must have Act 34, Act 151 and Act 114 clearances. Send letters of interest and resumes to: Madison Morton, Director of Athletics, B.S.A.D. 120 N. Monroe St., Boyertown, Pa. 19512 at 610-473-3640 mmorton@boyertownasd.org

Archbishop Wood Head Coach

Archbishop Wood HS has an opening for a head coach- boys lacrosse. All interested candidates can contact Joe Sette- AD @ 215-672-5050. X260.

Unionville Varsity coach

Unionville High School is seeking a Varsity lacrosse coach for their boys’ Varsity program. Unionville facilities are top notch, with a strong booster organization and a very active and motivated youth feeder program. They are located 15 miles northwest of Wilmington, DE and 30 miles southwest of Center City Philadelphia in the heart of Chester County and the Brandywine River Valley. The Unionville-Chadds Ford School District is a nationally ranked public school system, ranked 3rd in the Philadelphia region and boasts two National Blue Ribbon Elementary Schools. Unionville HS is a member of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association, District 1 and sponsors 20 varsity sports. UHS is also a member of the Chest-Mont League with six boys’ lacrosse teams currently ranked in the State Top 25. Interested candidates should contact Athletic Director Joe Derickson at jderickson@ucfsd.net or booster President Kim Di Biaggio at dibiaggio@comcast.net by September 18th.

Marple Newtown assistant

Marple Newtown High School has an opening for a JV coach. Responsibilities include coaching the JVB/Freshmen team. Experience playing or coaching lacrosse is preferred. Interested candidates should contact Coach Mike Miller at lacrossecoachmiller@gmail.com.

Pennridge high school assistants

Pennridge seeks three assistants. Those interested should contact AD David Babb at dbabb@Pennridge.org.

Souderton Area Head coach

Souderton Area High School located in Souderton, Pa. is seeking an experienced lacrosse coach to be Head Coach for their Men’s Varsity Lacrosse program. This is a well-established HS program with play-off ability within its conference. The 2014 season returns a solid and balanced group of talented players. The school offers a great venue for lacrosse which includes very well kept facilities and beautiful turf stadium, along with strong community support and a solid youth feeder program. This is the perfect opportunity for a great lacrosse mind who wants to play a lead role in a successful program. Please send your qualifications to SAHS Athletic Director, Tom Quintois at tquintois@soudertonsd.org, or contact him at 215-723-7630.

Great Valley Assistant coach

Great Valley HS has an opening for a varsity level, assistant coach. Interested candidates must be available for after-school and weekend practices, as well as, after-school and night games. Duties associated with the position include: Helping out during Fall and Winter workouts, practice planning, film breakdown, game day set up, and scouting. Interested candidates should contact Coach Tony Verna at averna@gvsd.org.

Upper Merion Assistants

Upper Merion High School is seeking an experienced candidate for the JV Head/Varsity Assistant boys’ lacrosse coach. Upper Merion is located in King of Prussia, Montgomery County, PA. UMHS is a member of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association, District 1 and participates in the Suburban One League-American Conference. Interested candidates should contact Athletic Director Earl Burnham at eburnham@umasd.org and head coach Brady McCormick at Coach_McCormick@UMHSLacrosse.com.

Upper Merion High School is seeking a Varsity Defensive Coordinator for the boys’ lacrosse team. Upper Merion is located in King of Prussia, Montgomery County, PA. UMHS is a member of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association, District 1 and participates in the Suburban One League-American Conference. Interested candidates should contact head coach Brady McCormick at Coach_McCormick@UMHSLacrosse.com.

College

Swarthmore College, Assistant Coach

Swarthmore College is hiring an assistant coach. Duties include coaching at all practices and games, recruiting and coordinating practice and game video. Prior college playing experience is required. Contact Pat Gress at 610-328-8208 or pgress1@swarthmore.edu to apply.

Club

Rising Sons Lacrosse, 2020 Offensive & Defensive Coordinators

Rising Sons Lacrosse is looking for Offensive and Defensive Coordinators to coach it’s 2020 Select Team for the 2013-2014 year. RSL is a year round program that is looking for the right candidate to provide our team with strong fundamentals, improve lacrosse IQ and implement the hybrid training model. We are a very competitive 2020 AA team. Great financial opportunities for the right candidate. Please send resumes via fax to 610.300.3738, attention: Tad Doyle or email to tad@fastprorestoration.com.

NXT 2017 head coach

NXT Sports seeks a head coach for the NXT Lacrosse Club 2017 team. NXT Lacrosse is a three-year old club program based in Newtown Square, PA. NXT Lacrosse is focused on player development and skill building through an organized and highly professional approach to practices, and through passionate and knowledgeable instruction. NXT Lacrosse trains year-round at Episcopal Academy, one of the best high school facilities in the nation.

Tryouts for the NXT 2017 team will take place in September 2013 at Episcopal Academy. Last year over 150 players tried out for the NXT 2016 team, and that team has established itself as one of the best in the region. The NXT 2017 team will consist of 24-26 ninth graders in the class of 2017, who are willing to commit to the program year-round.

Position Duties

– Direct all on-field activities for the team;
– Commit to offering developmental feedback to players and families, up to and including personal developmental meetings with all players;
– Work closely with the NXT coaching directors to formulate practice plans and distribute practice plans to players in advance;
– Applicant must be willing to commit to NXT’s year-round practice and tournament schedule. 2013-2014 schedule consists of weekly practice September to November, and 3-4 fall tournaments; weekend indoor practice December through February and 1-2 indoor box tournaments; and summer practice May through July with a full summer tournament schedule;

Compensation

– Highly competitive salary
– All travel costs to and from events covered
– All club apparel provided
– Opportunity to work other NXTsports events if desired

Qualifications

– A current or former lacrosse player highly knowledgeable about the sport
– Coaching experience required, head coaching experience preferred
– Genuine interest in working with and developing young lacrosse players
– Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills; able to communicate equally well with kids and parents;
– Able to commit to a year-long program
– Have a strong work ethic and desire to succeed
– Teaching experience is a plus

For more information about NXTsports and the NXT Lacrosse Club check out www.iamnxt.com and www.nxtlacrosse.com.

To apply or for more information send an introductory email and a resume to: Marty Kupprion, Philadelphia Regional Director, NXT Lacrosse, coachkupp@iamnxt.com

E-mail us at golax@phillylacrosse.com for coaching opening submissions.

Girls’ Coaching Openings

William Penn Charter, Head Coach

William Penn Charter School is seeking an experienced and highly dedicated Girls Head Lacrosse Coach to elevate our program to the next level within the highly competitive Inter-Ac Athletic League. Penn Charter is committed to developing a championship program.

The ideal candidate will have lacrosse experience playing and/or coaching at the college level; possess strong player development, communication, and organizational skills. The candidate must possess a positive attitude and enthusiasm for the sport and players; be able to effectively motivate and develop both the novice and experienced player and be able to attract new athletes to the sport.

All interested applicants must pass a background check. This is a coaching-only position.

Please email cover letter, resume, and references to: John Thiel at jthiel@penncharter.com or mail to: John Thiel, Director of Athletics and Athletic Planning, William Penn Charter School, 3000 West School House Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19144

Daniel Boone head coach

Daniel Boone School District/Amity A.C. is looking for someone to start a girls’ high school and/or a girls youth program. For more information contact blazerlaz@hotmail.com

Freedom Varsity Head Coach

Freedom High School (Bethlehem, PA) is seeking an experienced and highly dedicated Head Coach to elevate our program to the next level. Members of the highly competitive Lehigh Valley Conference within PIAA District XI, Freedom Lacrosse will be entering its third year as a Varsity program.
The ideal candidate will have lacrosse experience playing and/or coaching at the college level; possess strong player development, communication, and organizational skills; a positive attitude and enthusiasm for the sport and players; be able to effectively motivate and develop both the novice and experienced player; able to attract new athletes to the sport; and be available for all scheduled practices and games. Freedom Lacrosse provides a strong support system including an active Board and dedicated Booster Club, Athletic Director, parent volunteers and feeder program that will allow our coaching staff to focus on athletics.
All interested applicants must pass a background check. This is a coaching-only position. Deadline for application: July 30, 2013 Salary: Stipend.

Contact for information: Tammy Healy, President Freedom Lacrosse. Phone: (610)849-6255 E-mail: freedomlaxclub@gmail.com
Team/school/org. site: http://freeteams.net/fhsgirlslax

E-mail us at golax@phillylacrosse.com for coaching opening submissions


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