BOYS LACROSSE COACHING POSITION

Location: Philadelphia, PA
NXT Division: NXT Lacrosse Boys
Type: Part-Time
Experience: Entry Level

ROLE
The Boys Lacrosse Coaching Internship combines on-field coaching with operational tasks, serving as an all-encompassing introduction to the lacrosse education and events industry.  The Intern can expect to learn important lessons in leadership, teamwork and sports operations while gaining valuable coaching experience within our Philadelphia-based summer lacrosse programs.

JOB DESCRIPTION
The intern will serve as the on-site Assistant Director of Play Fast Summer Lacrosse Camps and assist with the coaching and administration of our club program. Other duties will include website maintenance, event and team communication, gear/equipment management and social media marketing projects working with video. The intern will report to NXT's Boys Lacrosse leaders Marty Kupprion and PT Ricci.

TIMEFRAME / COMPENSATION
The internship will run from June 11-July 27. The pay is $250/week for six weeks, totalling $1500. Some weeknight work and weekend work will be required, but the schedule clearly communicated in advance.

ABOUT NXT
The mission of NXT is to create the most innovative education programs and execute industry-leading events at exceptional venues.  NXT delivers a superior participant experience across its entire portfolio of brands.

QULIFICATIONS

  • Applicant must be a current college student-athlete with relevant lacrosse coaching/playing experience.
  • An interest in working with children, a high level of responsibility, problem solving-ability, and strong communication skills are required. 
  • Applicant should have access to transportation, be able to carry over 50lbs, and be proficient with social media and Google Office Suite. 
  • Applicants majoring in Sports Management, Education or Sports Marketing are encouraged to take advantage of this unique summer internship opportunity.

To apply, please attach your resume and cover letter to careers@nxtsports.com. If you have any questions, email Marty Kupprion at coachkupp@nxtsports.com.