Who are we? SAINTS!
This is not just our cheer at the huddle, but also our philosophy. Our players and club representatives absolutely identify with the Marburg Saints Lacrosse Club. We play in the 1 division of West Germanys Lacrosse League and exist since 2004. In 2009 we founded our women´s and youth programme and have been astonishingly successful since then. We managed to boost the club from 20 to 100 club members formerly composing a men´s team and now also a women´s team, girl´s and boy´s under 16 teams as well as girl´s and boy´s under 14 teams. Now we are looking to improve our programme to compete for the championships. Therefore we are looking for a coach who is motivated to bring our programme and our game to the next level.
- A highly motivated and dedicated Lacrosse Programme with currently 90 members composing 6 teams (Women´s, Men´s, female Under 17, male U17, female U14 and male U14)
- Great infrastructure (turf field with Men´s Lacrosse Lining and surrounding nets; field club house; all located within a sport park with 4 other fields, stadium with track)
- Possibility to improve an entire Lacrosse Programme
- Organisation of national wide and even international Lacrosse Camps to broaden your Coaching Experience
- Contract of 1 year with the possibility to continue afterwards
- Monthly salary of 400 €
- 1 year contract with the possibility of 1 year option
- Flight round trip (booked according to our conditions)
- Expenses for visa application
- Help finding a job (such as teaching English)
- Help finding a place to live in one of Germany´s most beautiful cities
- Encouragement to become a part of a German national team coaching staff
The coach should be:
- Reliable and flexible
- Have great dedication to the sport of Lacrosse
- open minded
- has the desire to improve and expand our Lacrosse programme
- Coaching Experience
- Several years experience
- Preferably in Youth and Adult Programmes
- Preferably knowledge of Men´s and Women´s Lacrosse (or at least the willingness to get familiar with Women´s Lacrosse)
- Knowledge of all positions (Goalie, Defense and Offense)
- Official Coaching License (desired but not necessarily required); willingness to receive a German Coaching License in the future
- College Degree
- Preferably in English/Teaching
- Ability to speak German or willingness to learn German
Interested to be part of a great Lacrosse Adventure and writing German Lacrosse History? Then don´t hesitate to contact us under firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are looking forward to your mail.