Location: Aberdeen, South Dakota
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Coaching – Basketball
* Responsibilities: Teaches proper technique and skill development in basketball. Candidates should have a complete and thorough understanding of the sport and be able to instruct studentathletes in small group and one-on-one settings.
* Requires the ability to recruit potential student-athletes. The assistant basketball coach will be required to recruit off campus and be involved in on-campus visits. * Perform all pre-camp duties. Order t-shirts, trophies, handle all paperwork, both before and after camp. Perform most of the daily duties of running the camp so that it is a great experience for the campers. * Ensure all transportation, lodging, and meals are handled and run smoothly. * Place all games in Synergy as required by the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference. Ensure copies of each game are made by request from opponents or officials. * Could include other duties such as event management, assisting with fundraising efforts and representing the athletic department at various functions.
Setting: Northern State University is a premier regional institution characterized by outstanding instruction, extraordinary community relations, and unparalleled extracurricular opportunities. For the past five years, NSU has been named by US News and World Report as one of the best undergraduate institutions in the Midwest. NSU is fully accredited by NCATE, NASM, NIBS and HLC. NSU is located in Aberdeen, South Dakota, a vibrant community in northeastern S.D. The city has a population of approximately 25,000 people and is a retail hub for the region. The University enjoys a positive and strong relationship with the city and region.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred. Minimum of three years of coaching or playing experience is required.