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Updated list of Philly boys’, girls’ HS coaching openings

Tuesday, 6th January 2015

Categories Boy's/Men's, Girl's/Women's, High School, Posted 1/6/15

Girls’ Coaching Openings

Note: AD’s and coaches can submit an opening to When spots are filled, please inform us ASAPCoACHING-oPENINGS

Wilmington Friends School JV Head Coach

Wilmington Friends School is seeking a Girls Lacrosse JV Head Coach who is motivating and passionate about the sport and development of young players. Position begins Spring 2015. Experience preferred.
Contact: Dick Kittle, Athletic Director
Phone: 302-576-2936

Hallahan head coach

John W Hallahan Girls’ Catholic High School is searching for a head girls’ lacrosse coach for this upcoming spring season – 2015 academic year. Please contact Matthew Bateman 267.342.1758 / for more information.

Coatesville head coach

Coatesville Area Senior High School is searching for a head girls lacrosse coach to implement a successful high school program: practices, games and training sessions; effectively monitor student-athlete academic progress and behavior; liaison between administration, student-athletes, parents and community; foster a positive relationship with the high school coaching staff and ensure smooth transition for student-athletes as they progress through the high school program; effectively communicate with the high school varsity assistant coach and willingness to implement the high school system. Previous playing and/or coaching experience preferred. Applicant should have knowledge of rules, strategy, teaching progressions and fundamentals. Must be available after school, early evening and weekends, and develop an effective supervision plan for student-athletes at all times. Successful candidate will demonstrate a sincere desire to assist in building a complete program, as well as knowledge of PIAA, District 1 and Ches-Mont rules. Any questions, please contact Corey Sigle, Director of Athletics at 610-383-3735 EXT.- 61513

External candidates must upload copies of current clearances including Act 34, 151, 114 & 24, three letters of reference, and current resume prior to the application deadline. Please apply through PAREAP website ( by clicking “I am interested in this job”. Paper applications are not accepted.

The Coatesville Area School District does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities based on race, sex, handicap, or national origin. This policy of non-discrimination extends to all other legally protected classifications in accordance with state and federal laws including Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and Section 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

Wissahickon head coach

Wissahickon High School is searching for a girls’ head lacrosse coach for the 2014-15 school year. Coaching-only position; there is no teaching position linked to the coaching job.
Ideally, the candidate played both high school and college lacrosse and has previous coaching experience at the high school level. Candidates must have an excellent working knowledge of coaching all aspects of lacrosse including all PIAA rules; should be familiar with working with high school athletes in a school setting and be able to work with other sports using shared facilities; must be good motivators while keeping it “fun” with appropriate emphasis on academics, teamwork and sportsmanship; must be eligible to receive all three clearances in PA: State Police, Child Abuse and FBI.
Application deadline: December 5, 2014. Salary: Competitive. Appointment: Part-Time, 3 months.
Contact for application and information: Tom Meier, Athletic Director, 521 Houston Rd, Ambler, PA 19002. Phone: (215) 619-8171 Fax: (215) 619-8172 E-mail:

Friends’ Central assistant

Friends’ Central School currently has openings for coaches in the following sports for 2014-2015 academic year. Girls’ Varsity Lacrosse: assistant coach/goalie coach.
Friends’ Central School is an independent, coeducational, Quaker day school founded in 1845 and serves 813 students in Nursery through grade 12. Located in the Philadelphia suburbs, the school has two campuses. The Upper and Middle Schools are located just outside of West Philadelphia in Wynnewood and the Lower School is on our Old Gulph Road campus in the heart of Wynnewood.

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, as well as enhance the Philosophy of Inclusivity and Awareness articulated in our Diversity Statement.

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 sport with the ability to teach individual/positional skills and technique. The ability to articulate a clear vision to achieve success within the framework of the philosophy of the School that players can understand and execute is necessary.

Please contact Lauren Becker Rubin at

Agnes Irwin assistant coach

Agnes Irwin looking for a Assistant Lacrosse coach and Middle school lacrosse coach. Please contact Jenny Duckenfield

Harriton High School, Head JV/Varsity Asst. Coach

Harriton High School (Rosemont, PA), is searching for a Head Girls’ JV/Varsity Assistant Coach: Base responsibilities include: 1)Teaching and development of JV players, 2) Scouting opponents 3) Assisting Head varsity coach with Varsity Team. Prior coaching experience is preferred. To be considered, please send your coaching resume along with three references to the e-mail address below. Stipend: $4200. Additional club and youth coaching opportunities are available. Appointment: Part-Time
Contact for information: George Dick, Head Girls’ Lacrosse Coach, Harriton High School, 600 N. Ithan Ave, Rosemont, PA 19010. E-mail:

Springside Chestnut Hill Academy, Assoc. Head Coach

Springside Chestnut Hill Academy is currently seeking a girls varsity associate head coach. Please contact Tina O’Malley, Director of Girls Athletics: 215.247.8015.

Boys’/Men’s Coaching Jobs

Springfield-Montco head coach

Description: The School District of Springfield Township is seeking candidates who possess excellent interpersonal skills, the desire to work with energetic students, and the ability to relate well within the school community.

Qualifications: Previous experience coaching youth sports preferred.

Terms of Employment: For all external applicants, if you are offered a position with the School District of Springfield Township, please be advised that the following information will be required before you are able to begin working:

State Police Clearance (within 1 year)
FBI Fingerprint Registration ID # (Starting with PAE, within 1 year)
Child Abuse Clearance (Must see original, sign off on copy, within 1 year)
School Health Record- Physical/TB Test (Original, within 1 year)
Act 24, PDE Form (Original signed)

Cheltenham assistants

Cheltenham High School is currently accepting applications for varsity assistant boys’ lacrosse coaches. Specifically, we are looking for a defensive and/or offensive coordinator. Coaching at either the high school or collegiate level is preferred. Candidates should have a positive attitude, strong organization and communication skills, and an in-depth understanding of the game. Should be able to work with all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, assisting the head coach in all aspects of coaching, practice preparation, game preparation, strategy, and game-day duties. Salary: TBD. Appointment: Part-Time, 3 months.

Contact for application and information: Mike DiPuppo, Head Boys’ Lacrosse Coach. Phone: (267) 603-2535 E-mail:

Hempfield High School, Varsity/JV Assistant Coaches

Hempfield High School in Landisville, PA (beside Lancaster) seeks high school varsity/JV assistant coaches. Coach excellent kids in a well-supported program with great facilities and a solid youth program. This is a coaching-only position. Apply on (through 12/22) and/or contact head coach Jeremy Adams with questions

Ridley HS

Coaching position open for a varsity assistant lacrosse coach, offense or defense, for the 2015 season. Applicant must have college playing experience. Duties will also include scouting and breaking down film.

Anyone interested in this position can contact Head Coach Kevin Ellers at 610-724-6018 or

Nazareth Area High School, Varsity Boy’s Lacrosse Head Coach

Varsity head coach needed for the 2014-2015 school year for an established high school lacrosse program. Previous experience as a varsity head coach in a successful program and experience as a college lacrosse player preferred.

The ideal candidate will have:
• Playing experience at the high school and college level.
• A proven track record at a high school level or above of motivating players to reach their potential and contribute to the team’s success.
• A solid foundation of lacrosse fundamentals and the ability to teach them through clear communication.
• A focus on the long-term growth of the program.
• An ability to command respect and enforce team discipline.
• An ability to provide mentorship to individual team members to reach their lacrosse goals during HS and beyond.
• An ability to foster among the players and spectators an appreciation of the values of academics, athletics, a desire to win, an attitude of good sportsmanship, and a sense of pride in team, school, and community.

For more information on specific job responsibilities, please contact the athletic director.

Send letter of application, current resume, credentials, current Acts 34 & 151 and FBI federal clearance to Mr. Thomas R. Moll, II, Director of Athletics, Nazareth Area High School, 1 Education Plaza, Nazareth, PA 18064, 610-759-1362;; EOE; Deadline: ASAP (December 5, 2014 at the latest).

Pennridge Assistant Coach

Pennridge HS is looking for an assistant boys lacrosse coach. For more information please contact David Babb, Athletic Director at

School District of Springfield Township, MS Coach & HS Head Coach

The School District of Springfield Township, located in Montgomery County, PA is seeking a Middle School Boys Lacrosse Coach and a High School Boys Lacrosse Head Coach. Previous experience coaching youth sports preferred, specifically lacrosse. Previous experience playing lacrosse preferred. Part-time position. Candidates should go to to apply online. EOE

Archbishop Wood, Varsity Asst. & JV Head & Asst.

Archbishop Wood, a successful Philadelphia Catholic League high school program looking for boys Varsity assistant and JV Head & Assistant.
Coaching-only positions with some logistical, conditioning, weightroom, film, and equipment responsibilities involved. We participate in fall and winter activities as well. Coaching staff will have the opportunity to attend local/national coaching conventions.
JV Head & Assistant coaches will participate in some Varsity activities, but main concern is for the JV program.
Previous lacrosse coaching experience desired for JV Head coach. Previous playing experience desired for Assistant positions. Strength & conditioning experience a plus, as are face-off or goalie.
Please send short bio, prior experience, and references to Mr Joseph Sette, Athletic Director, Archbishop Wood High School, 655 York Rd, Warminster, PA 18974.

Strath Haven High School, Asst. Coach/Head JV

Asst Coach/Head JV Coach position now available at SHHS. Prior coaching and/or playing experience a prerequisite, but most important is a willingness to function as part of our growing team, as well as an understanding of the best ways to motivate student athletes to overachieve. Interested candidates should contact Head Coach Jef Hewlings at

Delaware Military Academy, Wilmington, DE, Head Coach

Delaware Military Academy in Wilmington, DE is seeking a Head Varsity Lacrosse Coach. Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and resume’ to the DMA Athletic Director, Michael Ryan at:

Wilson High School, Asst. Coach (Varsity/JV)
Available: Immediately.
Wilson High School, in West Lawn, PA is searching for an outgoing assistant boys’ lacrosse coach to complete our coaching staff for the 2014-2015 season. Applicants should have prior college playing experience and strong lacrosse knowledge.

The Wilson School District has an enrollment of 1,900 students in grades 9-12 and competes in the Berks County Interscholastic Athletic League and the PIAA District 3. The Wilson School District has outstanding facilities including two newly completed turf stadiums. The program is competitive at the County, District and State level, having lost in the District 3 Finals and PIAA State Quarter Finals in 2013 & 2014. This year’s team returns a majority of its players. Wilson also runs a successful youth feeder program grades K-8.

The coach’s primary responsibilities are assisting with team and player development to continue Wilson’s rich athletic tradition of teaching, enforcing and modeling character traits through discipline, sportsmanship, and community involvement. This is a paid, coaching-only position. Experience with using Hudl, breaking down film and reviewing with the team are preferred but not required. Salary: competitive compensation based on experience.

Interested applicants can contact the following: Contact information: Jim Waters,, 484-638-1715
Team website:
School website:

Haddon Twp HS, New Jersey, Assistant Coaches

Haddon Twp HS is seeking an Asst coach for the 2015 season. HT is in our 2nd year and will field both JV and Varsity teams with 15 returning players and at least 15 rising frosh players w 1+ years of experience. Players are participating in off season training and competition.
Full staff will consist of 3 coaches. Our lacrosse board handles fundraising and club administration as well as development and management of feeder program. We have several outstanding experienced youth coaches working with our U15 & U13 teams. We are seeking an experience lacrosse coach with the passion and commitment to build a championship program and young men of character.
We expect to have a coach in the building to handle team admin, communication, etc.
HT Lacrosse is looking for coaches to make a multi-year commitment to build a firm foundation for success.
We also have several opportunities for club coaches including spring, fall and winter team for HS, U15 & U13 teams.
Contact Chris Hofmann, HT Lax President 856-296-7762

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