FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITY Under supervision of the Director of Athletics and/or the Head coach, assist with coaching and all facets of the program. This includes practice sessions and player development over four years. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Assists with the organization, administration, and implementation of the program. Evaluate LSSU and opposing team capabilities to determine game strategy and game preparation. Including live during practice and games, and video analysis. Assists the coach with training and practice sessions. Assists in recruitment procedures. Monitor and promote the academic success of student athletes. Assists with promotional activities and special events for the program, including fundraising and alumni activities. Assists with organizing the summer athletics school and teaching when possible. Represent and act on behalf of the University. Assists in monitoring the program budget. Performs related duties as required.
Bachelor's degree required or equivalent experience in college athletics and/or pro as a player or coach; thorough understanding of NCAA rules and regulations.
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS
Adequate health and fitness to maintain strenuous schedule of practice sessions and travel with the team; full use
of hands, arms, feet and legs to perform and teach skills; use of gross motor skills in teaching and training
functions and in promotional activities; ability to hear, see, speak clearly, with or without aids, to participate in
training, recruiting, fund-raising and promotional activities.
Lake Superior State University is a publicly funded, autonomous state university operated under the control of an eight-member board of trustees, who are appointed to eight-year terms by the governor.LSSU Mission StatementOur mission at Lake Superior State University is to help students develop their full potential. We launch students on paths to rewarding careers and productive, satisfying lives.... We serve the regional, state, national and global communities by contributing to the growth, dissemination, and application of knowledge.LSSU Vision StatementOur programs grow and evolve in ways that keep our graduates at the cutting edge of technological and societal advances. As such, we will be viewed by our constituents as:The preferred regional choice for students who seek a quality education which provides a competitive edge in an evolving job market.An institution where relevant concepts are taught by quality faculty, and are paired with practical real-world experience to provide a well-rounded education.An institution which capitalizes on its location to instill graduates with an understanding of environmental issues and an overarching desire to be responsible stewards of the environment.A University that is highly student centered and empowers all students to realize their highest individual potential.