Lacrosse Job Postings
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

Head Lacrosse Coach

St. Mark’s School of Texas, a day school for 852 boys in Dallas, Texas, seeks a Head Varsity Lacrosse Coach. The St. Mark’s program participates in the Southwest Preparatory Conference (SPC), as well as the Texas High School Lacrosse League (http://www.thsll.org/rules.php).
The successful candidate will report to the Athletic Director in managing the entire lacrosse program, which currently includes a Varsity, Junior Varsity, and two Middle School teams. 
The Head Coach will assist the Athletic Director with scheduling, hiring and evaluating coaches, duty assignments, and other responsibilities related to program supervision.
While all candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree, a strong candidate will have a minimum of two years coaching experience and some experience with boys and high-school aged lacrosse players. Finally, the successful candidate must be able to uphold the school’s mission statement and manage the program within all guidelines set forth by the School, the SPC, and the THSLL. Experience in an independent school is a plus but not a prerequisite.

If you are interested in this post, email your resume to Byron M. Lawson Jr., Assistant to the Headmaster, St. Mark’s School of Texas, lawsonb@smtexas.org. Please place Varsity Lacrosse Coach in the subject heading.



Head Coach, Memorial Boys Lacrosse, Houston TX


Memorial Boys Lacrosse is seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of head coach for its Division I varsity program. We are seeking candidates who have solid experience with coaching and program administration at the high school or college level. The successful candidate will be required to serve not only as the head coach of this established program, but also as the primary focal point and liaison with THSLL, other high school coaches and with the youth leagues that feed into Memorial Boy’s Lacrosse program. You will be working with and leading a team of 6-8 coaches. This is a part time seasonal position.

The successful candidate must be a natural communicator who can relate to players from freshman to graduates, as well as with the Memorial Boys Lacrosse Board, parents, other coaches, boosters, the youth lacrosse organization and the high school administration. You will be expected to serve as a role model. We are seeking a coach who can lead by example and
demonstrate a positive attitude towards participants in the program and who understands the influence he will have on players.
Coaches are evaluated annually not only on their knowledge of the game, but also based upon these skills. Preferred applicants will have a bachelor’s degree and familiarity with UIL and THSLL policies.
Essential Duties Include:
1. Teaches and coaches the fundamentals of lacrosse, good sportsmanship, leadership, fair play, the importance of academics, and relates to and inspires confidence in students.
2. Works with the board of directors in the organization and development of a top tier program with a qualified coaching staff.
3. Organizes initial and ongoing team meetings and works with the board of directors to establish team rules, procedures, and policies and consistently and fairly monitors and enforces the same.
4. Supervises regular practice sessions and games and is responsible for the conduct of participants and coaches at practices, games (before, during and after), and while traveling as a member of the team.
5. Leads the players and coaches in developing and instituting game day strategies appropriate to the competition.
6. Leads the board of directors in scheduling games, contests,tournaments and spring break games/events.
7. Accompanies the team on all out-of-town games and tournaments.
8. Abides by and enforces applicable polices on tobacco, alcohol and drugs.
9. Responsible for representing program at THSLL events.
10. Attends coaches’ meetings when called or scheduled and attends board meetings as appropriate.
11. Participates in fund raising efforts, outreach to other lacrosse organizations and represents the program at high school events.
12. Assists and counsels players in the planning and decisions regarding post- high school lacrosse college opportunities to include writing letters of recommendation if requested.
13. As necessary, provides emergency medical treatment to players and coaches. CPR certification will be required.

Conditions of Employment
The successful applicant for the position of head coach of the Memorial Boys Lacrosse Program must consent to and undergo an extensive background check as determined by the board of directors of the organization. Submit your resume, salary requirements and several coaching references (to include parents from previous programs and coaches from the same division) to Memorial Boys Lacrosse Board of Directors no later than May 22, 2013. This information should be submitted via email through Joanie Bain, at joaniebain@comcast.net

Memorial Lacrosse
http://memorialboyslax.usl.la/