Lacrosse Job Postings
Westlake Boys Youth Lacrosse Program Director

Westlake Boys Youth Lacrosse services youth primarily feeding into Westlake High School (Austin, TX) and is one of the largest youth lacrosse associations in Texas, fielding 20+ boys spring league teams from grades 1-8 and also fielding fall/summer travel teams. Westlake Boys Youth Lacrosse is a sub-club of the Westlake Lacrosse Association which encompasses all Westlake boys and girls lacrosse, grades 1-12. Westlake Boys Youth Lacrosse is currently seeking a program director. The director will be responsible for:

- Planning and administering spring, summer and fall teams, including web site administration and registration
- Coordinating coach hiring
- Coordinating coach training
- Overseeing player development
- Coordinating with the Westlake HS teams to provide an integrated feeder program
- Organizing youth clinics and camps
- Promoting and marketing the association, including fundraising

The part time position will include a base salary of $25,000 and include opportunities for additional pay through running camps and clinics throughout the year, sharing in merchandising / fundraising revenue and private instruction. Candidates will be considered independent of whether or not the candidates are also applicants for the Westlake HS Varsity Head Coach position.
Submit resumes to Frank Santos at jobsearch@westlakeyouthlacrosse.com



Southlake Carroll is a Division I High School program located just north of Dallas/Fort Worth in Texas. We are looking to contract a dedicated, passionate, and qualified Varsity Assistant Lacrosse Coach who will work closely with our Varsity Head Coach in all aspects of our program. This job will require roughly 30+ hours per week and the candidate will be reimbursed for their time at a very competitive rate; this is NOT a teaching position. The busiest time of year will be February through June. Also there will be some travel required.

Duties Include:
-On-field time (games and practices)
-Team/staff meetings
-Team travel
-Film breakdown
-Opponent scouting
-Practice planning
-Equipment management
-Field setup
-Marketing/Growing the Game

About our Program:

We have over 300 boys (10+ youth teams, 4+ middle school teams, and Varsity/JV high school teams) playing lacrosse in Southlake and are looking keep that number growing

We compete at the Division I level in the North Texas District against Highland Park, Dallas Jesuit, St. Mark’s, Episcopal School Dallas, Coppell, Plano West, Allen, and Plano

Southlake Carroll Independent School District is rated Exemplary (the highest possible honor in the state of Texas) and the high school boasts an incredible 100% graduation rate, 99% college placement rate, and 97% attendance rate!

Southlake Carroll has won over 45 state championships in sports since 1975 including 8 in football (tied for the most of any high school program in Texas)

2011-2012 Southlake Carroll won the Lone Star Cup for the top overall High School Athletics Department in the state of Texas

If you are interested in this position, please contact:

Bart Sullivan
Varsity Boy's Lacrosse Coach/Program Director
Southlake Carroll Lacrosse Association
Email: bart.h.sullivan@gmail.com
Cell: 502-420-8020
Lovejoy Leopards Lacrosse seeking Head Coach
 


Lovejoy Leopards Lacrosse is seeking a Head Coach who will oversee the entire lacrosse program located in the Lovejoy ISD (Fairview/Lucas/Allen) area. Lovejoy competes in the North Texas High School Lacrosse League moving into Division II of independent schools in Texas and provides a complete youth (1st – 8th) and high school varsity and junior varsity program.

Requirements:
Candidates should have a passion for the sport and interest in building a highly competitive program. Applicants should be knowledgeable with the fundamentals and have a love for teaching the game. Experience coaching at high school or playing/coaching at college level is required. This is currently an off-campus stipend position. In addition to direct coaching of the high school teams, the role will require leadership skills necessary to recruit, develop, and manage paid and volunteer coaching staff necessary to continue the growth of the program. Candidate must be available all seasons including summer to host camps, tournaments, and recruiting activities.

Compensation:
Negotiable: with income opportunities dependent upon recruitment (boys and girls), summer camps, tournaments, and sponsorship.

Success Factors:
1. To oversee the entire lacrosse program from grades 1 through 12 (boys and girls). The head coach will work in coordination with the athletic director of LISD in the hiring of assistants and lower level coaches. He will also develop a culture for the sport and ensure continuity from the lower levels through the Upper School program. 


2. To be a role model in all settings and foster an environment of respect, tolerance, integrity and responsibility. 


3. To exemplify a sense of professionalism at all times which includes game and practice times, with opponents, parents, faculty, staff, and administration 


4. Work with the athletic director in developing an off-season program and camps to promote the sport within the school and surrounding community. 


5. To encourage participation and interest within the student body. 


6. To adhere to all rules and regulations stated in the North Texas High School Lacrosse bylaws and Lovejoy ISD Athletic Handbook. 


7. To enhance and refine fundamental skills and game strategies 


8. Attend all required meetings or events for North Texas High School Lacrosse and the LHS athletic department. 


9. To allow for the development and enhancement of qualities of sportsmanship, leadership, loyalty and commitment 


10. To work with the athletic department in the development of scheduling, maintaining an inventory of equipment and be able to put together both a short and long term plan for the program’s growth. 


11. To support and promote individual players in pursuing opportunities to play beyond the high school level. 
 


Fundamental Philosophy: 

Lovejoy Leopard Lacrosse is seeking a passionate, energetic individual who strives to build a highly competitive and challenging program for the Lovejoy student-athletes while supporting the school’s mission statement. Lovejoy Leopard Lacrosse is committed to offering a rewarding experience for the students while maintaining high academic standards. A Lovejoy Leopard Lacrosse coach is an individual who seeks excellence on a daily basis while teaching life skills that will benefit the student-athletes within the program for many years to come. 


Contact:
lovejoyleopardlacrosse@gmail.com


Austin-area New Horizons Lacrosse is looking for a youth Head Coach for a newly forming 5th/6th grade boys team.
This team will be made up of students from inner-city schools in under-served areas in Austin, and will be supported by New Horizons Lacrosse Fund. 20 boys are currently registered and meet each week on Sunday 2-4p for practice at Martin Middle School. The team is not currently registered in the Central Texas Youth Lacrosse League (CTYLA) but hopes to arrange scrimmages/games with CTYLA teams as appropriate to the progress of the team. This is a paid position and responsibilities include once (or twice) a week practice and scrimmages/games as can be arranged this spring.
Interested parties send resumes to David Hamill – drhamill@newhorizonslacrosse.org
If you are interested in volunteering or providing financial support visit www.newhorizonslacrosse.org for more information.