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Updated list of Philly boys’ lacrosse coaching openings

Sunday, 2nd February 2014

Categories Boy's/Men's, High School  
 

Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 2/2/14

Boys’/Men’s Coaching Jobs

Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy, Coach

Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy located in Bryn Mawr PA is starting an after school Boys Lax club for students in grades 8-12 this Spring. This club will hopefully turn into a varsity program for the Spring of 2015. Practice will take place 2-3 days a week.

Barrack is looking for an experienced coach who can build, strengthen and promote a new program. Barrack currently competes in the Tri County Independent School League and the Penn Jersey Athletic Association.

All interested applicants should email Director of Athletics, Justin Cooper jcooper@jbha.org.

Abington High Head CoachCoaching-openings-boys

Abington Senior High School, a PIAA class 4A school and member of the Suburban One League, is seeking a head coach for its boys’ lacrosse program. The position is available immediately. Coaching experience required with head high school or collegiate coaching experience preferred. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume and references immediately. Act 114, Act 34, and 151 clearances are required for the position. EOE.

Contact for application and information: Todd Vaccaro, Athletic Director, 900 Highland Avenue, Abington, PA 19001. E-mail: vacctm@abington.k12.pa.us<mailto:vacctm@abington.k12.pa.us>

Haddon Township High School (Haddon Twp., NJ) Head Coach, Club Coach

(HS & Club Coach). Available: ASAP. Deadline: Feb. 5, 2014.
Head coach needed for 1st year program at Haddon Twp HS. Program recently received school board approval for JV competition in 2014 and will play a limited schedule. The goal is to play a varsity schedule in 2015. We expect rapid growth and are seeking a coach to lead our program as we develop future champions in lacrosse and life. This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to build a program from the ground up! This is a club-funded program and a supportive board is in place to handle fundraising and administrative duties.

We have a small core group of high school students who have playing experience, including several accomplished club players and another group that participated in a spring clinic in 2013 who have equipment and enthusiasm. In addition, we have a committed group of U15 players who also participated in last years clinic and are currently competing in two winter indoor leagues. So, there is a feeder program in place for U15.

Responsibilities would consist of coaching the high school team 3x per week, plus games and also assisting in the development of the U15 club team. Candidates need 60 credits, NJ sub certificate, pass criminal history and background check. There is no teaching position available. Successful candidates will have significant playing experience at the high school and college level and a passion for teaching the game of lacrosse. Salary: TBD. Appointment: Part-Time, 3 months.

Contact for application and information: Chris Hofmann, HT Lacrosse Club, Haddonfield, NJ. Phone: (856) 296-7762 E-mail: hofmann.chris.cic@gmail.com

Pennsbury assistant coaches

Pennsbury HS in Fairless Hills, PA (Bucks County), a member of the Suburban One National Conference, currently has coaching vacancies on both the varsity and JV boys lacrosse teams for the 2014 season.

These positions are for coaching only and compensation will be paid based on experience and lacrosse background. Preferred candidates should have playing experience at the collegiate level and/or high school coaching experience.

All candidates must be able provide current PA Child Abuse clearances and Criminal background checks (after they are hired) in order to coach in the upcoming season. The season runs Monday March 3rd through the middle of May, all candidates would be expected to attend all practices and games.

If you are interested, or have any questions regarding the positions, please contact the head coach: Jamie Huber – phslax@gmail.com

Great Valley youth coaches

Great Valley Youth Lacrosse Association in Malvern is looking to hire several coaches for the Spring 2014 season. The commitment runs from early March until the first weekend in June and typically involves 1-2 practices per week and 1-2 games per week. GVYLA plays in the CCLA travel league. These positions will be paid. College lacrosse experience is required. Please send your qualifications to Mike Walsh at mpwalshesq@tmghealth.com.”

Shipley assistant coaches

The Shipley School, a co-educational prek-12 day school founded in 1894 in Bryn Mawr, is looking for highly qualified and motivated coach for the 2014 spring sports season for Middle School and Upper School Boys’ Lacrosse to be able to fill a dual role. Higher level playing and coaching experience is a requirement. The Shipley boys’ lacrosse team plays a very competitive schedule against local teams and regional powers, as well as traveling to Florida each year for competition against national powers. Locally the Shipley boys’ lacrosse team has won 5 consecutive FSL titles from Mark Duncan, 22009-13 with a 35-0 record in league play during that time. Interested candidates can send resumes to Athletic Director.
by email at mduncan@shipleyschool.org<mailto:mduncan@shipleyschool.org>
Visit www.shipleyschool.org for more information about Shipley

Wilson assistant coach

Wilson High School in West Lawn,PA is currently looking for an assistant lacrosse coach for the 2014 season. We are looking for a candidate with a lacrosse background who will be dedicated to student athletes. Interested candidates should contact Wilson head lacrosse coach, Bill Hughes- Hugwil@wilsonsd.org

Boyertown Area, Head and Assistant Coaches

Boyertown Area School District is searching for: Boys Head Lacrosse Coach, Boys Assistant Lacrosse Coach

Applicants should have or be able to obtain : Act 34 Clearance (PA Criminal History), Act 151 Clearance (PA Child Abuse History), Act 114 Clearance (Federal Criminal History), Please contact Madison Morton Director of Athletics, mmorton@boyertownasd.org, 610-473-3640, 120 N. Monroe St. Boyertown, Pa 19512

Lower Merion JV coach

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.

Pennridge high school assistants

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

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


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