Head Coach Lacrosse
Job Details
Experienced
Notre Dame High School San Jose - San Jose, CA
Seasonal
2 Year Degree
Up to 25%
Description and Responsibilities

A Learning Community
 

Notre Dame High School, San Jose is the center for women’s leadership in Silicon Valley and has provided an exceptional Catholic college preparatory education for young women since 1851. The school's mission is guided by the teachings of Saint Julie Billiart, the foundress of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, with a strong focus on social justice to create lifelong learners, spiritual seekers, justice advocates and community leaders.  Our mission, summarized by the words of Saint Julie Billiart, is to “teach them what they need to know for life.”

 

The Notre Dame Athletic Program
 

Notre Dame High School Athletics provides our student athletes with an opportunity to develop as individuals and members of the community. We offer 10 competitive interscholastic sports over three seasons and compete in the West Bay Athletic League (WBAL) and Central Coast Section (CCS).

 

Responsibilities:

  • Mentor and train student-athletes in all aspects of lacrosse
  • Develop and implement a style of play and system of accountability that best prepares the athletes for success on and off the field
  • Train and monitor students use of lacrosse equipment
  • Inventory and properly maintain all equipment
  • Oversee transportation of student-athletes to and from practice and competition with the use of school-provided vans or parent carpool
  • Be able to work evenings, weekends and travel across greater Bay Area
  • Create and maintain positive working relationships with all internal and external contacts
  • Maintain detailed and accurate files
  • Effectively and positively communicate to athletes, parents, administration, and school community
  • Attend all lacrosse and /or athletic meetings as necessary including season ending Awards Night
  • Fully model and support our mission and athletic department
  • Adhere to all school policies, philosophies, and regulations
  • Collaborate with the head of the school's strength and conditioning program
Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Two years of college study (AA or Bachelor’s preferred)
  • Previous lacrosse coaching experience (preferably high school or beyond)
  • Playing experience through High School (college preferred)
  • Extensive knowledge of lacrosse
  • Physical ability to perform tasks associated with volleyball

Terms of Employment:

  • Seasonal contract
  • Stipend for season
  • Coaching positions are not eligible for employee benefits
Notre Dame High School, San Jose is the center for women's leadership in Silicon Valley and has provided an exceptional Catholic college preparatory education for young women since 1851.
Our Commitment
In alignment with our mission and hallmarks, Notre Dame High School, San Jose is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse and collaborative community. We value and honor the contributions of all communities, and especially Black, indigenous, people of color (BIPOC) and other underrepresented communities. This commitment starts with our faculty & staff and in our working environment. As part of an ongoing initiative, our hiring process reflects our commitment to center race, equity, diversity, and inclusion throughout our institutional culture and practices. We encourage individuals who come from historically underrepresented communities and those who value equitable practices in education to apply.
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