Girls Lacrosse Assistant Coach

The Peddie Girls Lacrosse Team is seeking an assistant coach. 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the head coach with directing and organizing all aspects of the girls' lacrosse program.
  • Assist the head coach in organizing and enthusiastically running practices and implementing effective game strategies.
  • Attend all scheduled practices and games.
  • Communicate effectively with students, faculty/staff, parents and alumni.
  • Demonstrate commitment to the mission and values of The Peddie School and adherence to The Peddie School Coaches Handbook. 
  • Assist the head coach and college counseling office to provide guidance to student-athletes engaged in the NCAA recruitment process.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to promote and create a positive team culture
  • Willingness and ability to effectively manage a Monday through Saturday practice and game schedule starting late February through mid-May. 
  • Previous experience coaching and/or playing girls lacrosse at the high school or collegiate level
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Bachelor's degree preferred

Required:

  • New Jersey Department of Education criminal background check
  • Adherence to the school’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate for all employees upon hiring

Qualified candidates should contact Head Coach Meredith Locasto (mlocasto@peddie.org)