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Updated list of Philly girls’ lacrosse coaching openings

Monday, 1st December 2014

Categories Girl's/Women's, High School, Posted 12/1/14

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

Girls’ Coaching Openings

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: tmeier@wsdweb.orgGirls-coaching-openings2

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:

North Penn High School, Head Coach

North Penn High School is looking for a Head Coach to take over its highly successful girls’ lacrosse program. Applicants for this position must have previous coaching experience in a successful high school or club team. The applicant must be able to teach the skills necessary for the team to be successful in the Suburban One league and at the PIAA District One and PIAA Championship levels. Candidates must have good communication skills and be able to work with the boys’ lacrosse coach and parent support group. The coaching staff consists of a head coach and two assistants.

Current Act 34, 151 and 144 clearances will be required. Qualified candidates should send or email a letter of interest to: Don Ryan, Athletic Director, North Penn High School, 1340 Valley Forge Road, Lansdale, PA 19446 (

The Academy of Notre Dame, JV Coach

The Academy of Notre Dame in Villanova, PA is currently looking for a Girls JV Lacrosse Coach. Applicants for this position must have previous High School or Club team coaching experience. The applicant must exhibit a positive coaching philosophy and excellent communication and organizational skills. Qualified candidates should send or email a letter of interest and resume to: Peg Desendorf, Director of Athletics, The Academy of Notre Dame, 560 Sproul Rd. Villanova, PA 19085 (

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.

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