Bishop Ireton High School is in search of passionate and enthusiastic assistant girls lacrosse coaches for the 2023-2024 school year to assist and help build a program with the new Head Coach hired this summer.
Bishop Ireton plays in the ultra-competitive Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC) and Virginia Independent School Athletic Association (VISAA) against some of the top programs in the country. The coaching staff's goal is to build the program to be competitive at the highest level of league and state play.
Spring Season goes from mid-February to mid-May with practice times either in the morning or evening. Ability to move practice later in the day to accommodate coach work schedules dependent on coach commitment and availability. Willingness to coach during pre-season and fall ball is a plus. Prior coaching and/or college playing experience is preferred.
Bishop Ireton is a Catholic, co-educational college preparatory school located in Alexandria, Virginia. Applicants will be evaluated on:
1) their experience coaching high school aged students;
2) their vision for building and leading a competitive high school lacrosse program;
3) their commitment to the principles of our Catholic, college preparatory school; and
4) their interpersonal skills and record of developing strong relationships with student-athletes, administrators, parent/guardians, and others in the school community. Experience and familiarity with competitive high school, or equivalent youth lacrosse programs, are desirable.
Coaches receive a stipend and report to the Varsity Head Coach and the Athletic Director.
Applicants should submit a resume and the names and telephone numbers of at least two references to:
Manager of Administrative Services
Bishop Ireton High School
201 Cambridge Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
This notice will close on August 31, 2023; all applications must be received by that date to be considered.
About Bishop Ireton
Bishop Ireton, a Catholic, co-educational, college preparatory high school in historic Alexandria, Virginia, began its proud heritage of academic excellence in 1964. The school offers a challenging environment and outstanding quality of life, both in academics and co-curricular activities, with a three-tiered focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics), humanities and fine arts. The spirit of community service and giving back is central to the school’s mission. Bishop Ireton’s quality is reflected in its distinguished faculty and staff, who take great pride in seeing every graduate head to college - often to the most prestigious universities and service academies.