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Programs seeking Coaches for Spring 2021: Northshore, QAQS, Seattle Wolfpack, Nathan Hale, Ballard, Bishop Blanchet

Please send all job postings to admin@wslax.org


Girls Lacrosse 14U (7th/8th Grade) Head Coach

Northshore Girls Lacrosse

Date Needed: April – June 2021

Northshore Girls Lacrosse is looking for an energetic, motivational 14U Head Coach (Paid position) who can create a positive presence at lacrosse practices and games.  This is an incredibly rewarding position working not only with youth through development in lacrosse skills, but also enjoying the game you love!

Northshore represents Bothell, North Creek and Inglemoor High Schools located in Bothell, Kenmore and Mill Creek areas.  Practices are usually held in Bothell off of I-405.

 

Candidates should possess the following:

  • Willingness to obtain knowledge of WSLA rules and regulations
  • Knowledge of the principles of individual and team fundamentals of LAX
  • Ability to develop and train student-athletes
  • Personal skills that reflect positive relations with high school student-athletes and parents
  • Effective communication with players and parents
  • Ability to assist with organizing practice plans and game strategy
  • Willingness to help develop a solid discipline on teamwork and good sportsmanship 
  • Ability to work well with others, work with Varsity Head and Assistant Coaches on development of the 14U team with concepts desired upon entering High School Lacrosse
  • Availability for evening practices and attendance at games

Qualifications: Required

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • US Lacrosse Level 1 certification, or willingness to obtain certification and/or collegiate playing experience
  • First Aid/CPR/AED trained and certified from either Red Cross or American Heart Association (training paid for by the club)
  • Have successfully completed Concussion recognition and management with Return to Play Protocols training as required by Washington State Law
  • District required Criminal Justice Fingerprint and Background Clearance and SPS Adult Sexual Misconduct Prevention Training

Coaching opportunities at Queen Anne Quickstyx, Grades 2-7

 

Have you considered teaching young girls how to play lacrosse in a super-supportive and fun environment? If so, we would love to talk to you!

 

Practices are two weeknights a week at Woodland Park and Queen Anne Bowl starting March 1 thru June 15th.  Both fields are brand new for 2021.

 

Practices at Woodland Park are reserved for 4th thru 7th graders from 7-8:30pm.  

 

Practices at Queen Anne Bowl are reserved for 2nd and 3rd graders, and those practices are earlier, but not before 5pm.

 

Games are weekends only for 1.5 hours including warm-up and clean-up.  Home field is the Queen Anne Bowl.  Away games are a reasonable car ride away.  Games will be May 1 thru June 15th.

 

Players and coaches will wear masks at practices and games.  QAQS subscribes 100% to WSLA Return to Play guidelines.

 

QAQS is a non-profit, volunteer-run, community youth girls lacrosse club, serving the area of Seattle west of I5 and South of Shoreline. 

For more information, please contact :

Jim Vanderslice -

Lucinda Caldwell -


Hiring Paid Assistant/Head Coaches: Seattle Wolfpack Girls Lacrosse, Grades 3-8

Coaches needed! 9-12 hours per week, from March-Mid June. Take-home pay is approx $20/hr with opportunity for bonuses.

Coaches will run practices and local weekend games (if permitted), supported by other parent volunteer coaches. Practices are twice weekly, no earlier than 5pm in Central Seattle at Miller or Montlake playfields.  All gatherings will be socially distanced and covid-compliant.

We are looking for female lacrosse players (past or present) who love kids and the game of lacrosse.  Our program places heavy emphasis on fun, teamwork, sportsmanship, and “HONORING THE GAME” in addition to lacrosse skills/ knowledge.

Seattle Wolfpack is a non-profit, volunteer-run, co-ed community youth sports club, serving Central Seattle neighborhoods. 

Contact us at

Bishop Blanchet High School

Head Varsity Girls Lacrosse Coach

Reports to Athletic Director

Bishop Blanchet is a Catholic high school located in Seattle, WA. We are committed to attracting and retaining outstanding individuals to reflect the racial, cultural, and gender diversity of our student population. We actively seek candidates of different backgrounds who are devoted to engaging and inspiring a high-achieving and well-rounded student population to be leaders, in and out of the classroom. Our co-curricular student activity program, including athletics, clubs, and performing arts, are recognized for their excellence in the northwest.

Mission Statement:

Bishop Blanchet is a Catholic, college preparatory high school established by the Archbishop of Seattle. Rooted in Gospel Values, we educate students within a challenging, positive and diverse learning environment. We inspire students to transform the world around them through a lifelong commitment to faith, scholarship and service.

Position Overview:

Bishop Blanchet High School is seeking a Head Varsity Girls Lacrosse Coach for the 2020-2021 - spring season. Applicants with previous coaching experience at the HS level, 21 years or older, possessing a valid Washington State driver’s license with a CDL endorsement, and current First Aid/CPR/AED certification are preferred. This position reports to the Athletic Director.

Girls Lacrosse is a spring sport. The season runs from April 26 - June 13. Traditionally the season runs from March 1st to the end of May. The WIAA has modified each season this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Responsibilities will include:

Compliance with all Bishop Blanchet HS and WSLA policies and procedures.

Supervision of student-athletes during all team activities:
- Practice and game times vary throughout the week. Coaches

need to be available between the hours of 3-8pm

(Monday-Saturday).

  • ●  Effective communication with players, coaching colleagues, and parents

  • ●  Promotion of sportsmanship, camaraderie, and fair play among team

    members.

  • ●  Maintenance and inventory of team equipment and apparel.

  • ●  Teaching the rules of the game and technique to improve player

    development.

  • ●  Summer Camp participation is recommended with the job.

    Compensation:
    Bishop Blanchet is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding faculty and staff that will add to the racial, cultural and gender diversity of our school community.

    Application Process:

    All applicants are required to complete a Catholic School application.

    https://www.applitrack.com/seattlearch/onlineapp/default.aspx?AppliTrackPosting Search=location:%22Bishop+Blanchet%2c+Seattle%22

    Closing date: until filled

 

 


Girls Lacrosse Varsity Assistant Coach 

Ballard High School 

Date Needed: April – June 2021

Ballard High School is looking for an energetic, motivational assistant coach who can create a positive presence at lacrosse practices and games. Candidates should possess the following: 

·      Knowledge of WSLA rules and regulations

·      Extensive knowledge of the principles of individual and team fundamentals of LAX

·      Ability to develop and train student-athletes

·      Personal skills that reflect positive relations with high school student-athletes, parents and the community

·      Ability to assist with organizing practice plans and game strategy

·      Willingness to help develop a solid discipline that emphasizes teamwork and good sportsmanship  

·      Availability for evening practices and attendance at games when possible (games are flexible)

Qualifications: Required

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • US Lacrosse Level 1 certification - training is available in January & paid for by the club
  • Club coaching and/or collegiate playing experience
  • First Aid/CPR/AED trained and certified from either Red Cross or American Heart Association – training paid for by the club
  • Have successfully completed Concussion recognition and management with Return to Play Protocols training as required by Washington State Law
  • District required Criminal Justice Fingerprint and Background Clearance and SPS Adult Sexual Misconduct Prevention Training

Please contact Carolyn Sherman

 

Girls Lacrosse Varsity Head Coach

Nathan High School

Date Needed: April – June 2021

Nathan Hale High School is looking for an energetic, motivational coach who is organized and can create a positive presence at lacrosse practice and games. Candidates should possess the following:

·      Knowledge of WSLA rules and regulations

·      Extensive knowledge of the principles of individual and team fundamentals of LAX

·      Ability to develop and train student-athletes

·      Personal skills that reflect positive relations with high school student-athletes, parents and the community

·      Ability to organize and prepare practice schedules

·      Ability to develop a solid discipline that emphasizes teamwork and good sportsmanship  

·      Availability for practice Monday-Friday after school

Qualifications: Required

       High school diploma or equivalent

       US Lacrosse Level 1 certification - training is available in January & paid for by the club

       Club coaching and/or collegiate playing experience

       First Aid/CPR/AED trained and certified from either Red Cross or American Heart Association – training paid for by the club

       Have successfully completed Concussion recognition and management with Return to Play Protocols training as required by Washington State Law

       District required Criminal Justice Fingerprint and Background Clearance and SPS Adult Sexual Misconduct Prevention Training

Please contact wpkahle@gmail.com and ej2kpiper@gmail.com