Lacrosse Job Postings

Varsity Defensive Coach, JV Head Coach and 7/8 Grade Coach Needed.
Rangers Lacrosse is looking for experienced lacrosse coaches to work with its growing Varsity/JV program.
VRHS has a solid tradition of lacrosse and has expanded its program to the youth level in 2012. Vista Ridge is a public high school in the Leander Independent School District. The Rangers play in the Texas High School Lacrosse League (THSLL) Central Division.

Minimum Qualifications: Must be able and willing to communicate with players, parents and other coaches. Serves as a role model and teaches respect for self and mutual respect towards other players and coaches. Understands the values and life lessons young men can learn through participation in team sports. Institutes a system of team building and sportsmanship indicative of a top-tier lacrosse program. Is organized, structured and motivated in approach to both practices and game-day preparations. Leads by example and demonstrates a positive attitude towards participants in the program and understands the influence he has on players. Must undergo a background check.

Duties include teaching fundamentals of lacrosse, good sportsmanship, leadership, respect of teachers and adults, fair play, the importance of academics; attending team practices, games and coaches meetings- team practices are generally held 3-4 times per week, weekday evenings and Saturday mornings; travel with the team 2-3 per year; abide by policies on tobacco, alcohol and drugs; help develop game day strategy appropriate to competition and scouting as necessary. Part Time, non-teaching positions Contact David Stalling (Board President) via email at president@rangerslacrosse.com

COACHING POSITION
• JV Head or Assistant Coach /Varsity Assistant
• Develop Rocklax Team Philosophy including warm-up routines, drills, formations, plays, nomenclature. Design program for use throughout Youth teams to Varsity.
• Hold 2 coaching clinics per year for all assistants and dad coaches.
• Desire and skills to become the Varsity Coach of Rockwall Lacrosse.
• Teaches and coaches the fundamentals of lacrosse, good sportsmanship, leadership, fair play, the importance of academics, and relates to and inspires confidence in students. Emphasizes teamwork and respect for the game, teammates, officials, coaches, opponents and parents.

The candidate should have both higher level playing and coaching experience, great communication and organizational skills, and a desire to see each player at any level develop to their fullest potential.

The position should require 3-4 practices per week and 3-6 games per weekend during the season, as well as any Fall or Winter Tournaments, and any other administrative, communication, coordination activities necessary for successful seasons.

This position reports to the BOD and the role is for the Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 seasons. The agreement may be continued, terminated or re-negotiated by either party at the end of Spring 2014.

Salary/Reimbursement: Negotiable based on experience and final job description/time commitments, plus mileage and expenses for any tournaments. Opportunity to host clinics, camps and private lessons.

Please contact Jason Brown, President, at president@rockwallheathlacrosse.org
214-797-9765
Round Rock Dragon Lacrosse Seeks Multiple Coaches

Round Rock is entering its 4th year and seeks to add several additional coaches to its staff. Varsity finished 2013 with a 16-2 record and JV 14-3. The program will be pursuing three (3) teams in 2014, including 2 JV’s. The program seeks an additional Assistant Varsity Coach, a Head JV Coach for the more competitive JV team, and several assistant JV Coaches.

Minimum qualifications include:
• Lacrosse playing experience
• Passion for the sport of lacrosse
• Ability to effectively motivate and develop high school players of  
  varying levels of experience.
• Willing to continue to learn and grow as a coach
• Prior coaching experience of at least one full season is required for
  the Head JV Coach position. For all other coaching positions, coaching
  experience is not required, but would be a plus.
 
Candidates must be living in the Round Rock/greater Austin area or be committed to doing so prior to contacting us about this position. This is a coaching-only position.

Candidates must be available on weekends and from 4:30 weekdays as the practice and game schedules demand. A background check through the school district is required.
Salary: Competitive stipend, commensurate with experience.
Appointment: Part-Time, 12 months.
Contact: Michael Cohen, Head Varsity Coach, at
 coachjob@roundrocklacrosse.com or  or his mobile, (512) 789-7228.
Web Site: http://www.roundrocklacrosse.com

Alamo Heights High School (San Antonio, TX)
Boys' Head & Asst. Coach (Varsity/JV). Available: Immediately. Deadline: August 2013. The Alamo Heights Mules Lacrosse Club competes in the Central District Division 1 level of the Texas High School Lacrosse League. We are seeking a candidate to assist with coaching at both the varsity and junior varsity levels. It is expected the candidate would act as an assistant coach for the 2014 season and then take over as varsity head coach thereafter. Entering its 9th year, the Alamo Heights program has over 60 high school players, 40 middle school players, and 90 youth players annually and is poised to continue to grow even more.

Candidates should be both excellent communicators and good listeners, have played college level lacrosse (NCAA or MCLA), and desire to teach our players better skills, tactics, and how to be better team players. Candidates will eventually be expected to handle all team management and administration. Salary: Stipend commensurate with experience. Appointment: Part-Time

Contact for application and information: David W. Monnich, Club President, Pobox 460481, San Antonio, TX 78246-0481. Phone: (210) 912-9489 Fax: (210) 829-4905 E-mail: dave@muleslax.com