The Coach is responsible for assisting the Head Coach in all aspects of the junior varsity lacrosse team. This includes developing and mentoring athletes on and off the field, supervising daily practices, and contributing skill instruction.
Assume responsibility for safely and effectively coaching Brooks School lacrosse Monday through Saturday from end of March through to Memorial Day. Practices are typically from 3:45 to 5:30 PM, with games Wednesday and Saturday.
Communicate and collaborate daily with other coaches on topics of technique and training.
Encourage and motivate students individually and as a team
Assist the Head Coach with the administration of practices, matches, and games
Attend to First Aid requirements as necessary
Possess and maintain a coaching philosophy that is in accordance with the mission of Brooks School
A positive outlook with enthusiasm for the sport of lacrosse
A college degree with relevant experience coaching at the high school or club level and/or a successful personal background in competitive lacrosse
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with secondary school students
A strong commitment to the student-athlete concept
Strong technical understanding of high school lacrosse skills and technique
Effective verbal and written communication skills
A valid driver’s license and willingness to drive 14 passenger school busettes
Pass background check and other references, as needed