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NORTHWEST NAZARENE UNIVERSITY
NORTHWEST NAZARENE UNIVERSITY
CLUB ATHLETICS PROGRAM
Head Coach-Women’s LAX Club Program (PT)
Northwest Nazarene UniversityNorthwest Nazarene University (NNU), a comprehensive Christian university, offers over 60 areas of study, 19 master’s degrees in seven different disciplines and one doctoral degree. In addition to its 90-acre campus located in Nampa, Idaho, the University also offers 26 online degree programs as well as courses at a regional campus in Idaho Falls. Founded in 1913, the university now serves over 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students, and more than 11,000 continuing education and concurrent credit students. NNU is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges & Universities, and has been rated by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top master’s level universities in the West and a “Best Value” for delivering a high quality education at a remarkably affordable price. The university’s location in the Boise valley provides a wealth of regional opportunities: easy access to local ski resorts, mountain hiking, and river rafting; and a wide array of cultural opportunities from the Boise Philharmonic Orchestra to the National Oldtime Fiddlers Festival. NNU has a long and deep association with Church of the Nazarene, and all University faculty commit themselves to living out their faith in a community shaped by serious scholarship and vital Christian piety.
Club Athletics Program
Northwest Nazarene University (NNU) Club Athletic programs will compete with teams in a variety of associated conferences at the club level. NNU offers the following two sports for men and women at the club level: Lacrosse and Soccer.
Women’s lacrosse will compete in the US Lacrosse Women’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association (WCLA) and join the Northwest Women’s Lacrosse League (NWWLL). The NWWLL consists of 5 Division I teams and 8 Division II teams representing Washington, Idaho, Oregon and Montana. NNU will compete in Division II.
Description of Position
The Club Sports & Recreation Office is seeking applicants for a part-time coaching assignment, exempt position, as the Women’s Head Lacrosse Coach. The WLAX Head Coach for Northwest Nazarene University is part of the Department for Student Life and reports to the Director of Club Sports and Recreation.
Northwest Nazarene University has established our Women’s Club Lacrosse program in the 2019-2020 school year. NNU is accepting applications for the position of Head Lacrosse Coach for the 2020-2021 school year. The individual will be responsible for helping establish the new program and coaching all details of the sport, including, but not limited to: budget management, recruiting, eligibility, NNU & League compliance and documentation, public relations, scheduling, travel, scholarships, roster management, managing assistant coaches, practice and game management, camps, fundraising, coaching, player development, and other duties assigned by the Club Sports Director. Head coaches are expected to promote and develop spiritual formation and leadership, academic excellence, athletic competitiveness and community engagement.
Northwest Nazarene University is sponsored by the Church of the Nazarene and seeks to reflect the cultural and ethnic diversity of the body of Christ in its faculty, staff, administration and students. All those interested are encouraged to apply and will be evaluated equitably.
Administration and operation of a women’s club lacrosse team, including, but not limited to:
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Salary will be determined by the educational background and experience of each applicant and will be discussed with individual candidates as they are invited to interview for this position. Part-time personnel are not eligible for benefits package unless position meets benefits eligibility.
To be considered for this position, a complete application packet must be received. Complete application packet will include the following:
For Faculty positions, also include:
Send, fax or email a complete application packet to:
Human Resources Office
Northwest Nazarene University
623 S. University Boulevard
Nampa, ID 83686
Phone: (208) 467-8036
Fax: (208) 467-8587
Employment at Northwest Nazarene University is contingent upon the results of an independent background check.
Reviewed 22 Jun, 2020
Northwest Nazarene University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an educational institution operating under the auspices of the Church of the Nazarene, Northwest Nazarene University is permitted, and reserves the right to prefer employees on the basis of religion (Title VII, Sections 702-703, United States Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended).