Responsible for the development, management, and successful coaching of the TAMIU mens basketball team, to include scheduling, recruiting, equipment management, reporting scores and statistics, and website updating.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible for the development, management, and successful coaching of the TAMIU Men’s Basketball team, to include scheduling, recruiting, equipment management, reporting scores and statistics, and website updating. Manage and operate within the budget parameters, without exception, and submit all receipts and budget reports on time as directed by the Director of Athletics. Ensure strict adherence to all NCAA by-laws and Lone Star Conference regulations. Ensure adherence with established institutional compliance rules, policies, and procedures as well as ethical standards of behavior. Ensure satisfactory academic performance of student-athletes. Ensure the physical, emotional, and social welfare of student-athletes, including issues related to gender, ethnic diversity, and sexual orientation. Establish and ensure a safe environment for student-athletes that includes providing education about and methods for discussing and resolving harassment or discrimination. Contribute to the maintenance of good working relationships with all athletics staff members and student-athletes through a positive and constructive approach to all tasks, respect for the competencies of others and appropriate conflict resolution behavior. Responsible for successful coaching of the TAMIU Men’s Basketball Team, to include maximizing the teams potential/abilities, keeping athletes eligible, and retaining athletes through graduation. Supervise and mentor coaching assistants as directed and approved by the Director of Athletics. Assist to propagate a comprehensive public relations program. Manage the operations of sports camps and/or clinics. Manage all department fund-raising and booster events in accordance with NCAA, Lone Star Conference, and institutional rules, policies, and procedures. Learn, understand, and adhere to all NCAA guidelines and maintain up-to-date roster, squad lists, and other information using the Compliance Assistant Internet (CAI) program. Coordinate and develop organized schedules and submit weekly countable hour reports according to NCAA policy. Participate in long-range planning and assessment, attend all departmental training sessions and meetings, and read and comply with all departmental policy manuals. Perform other related duties as assigned. Should teach a minimum of three (3) courses per academic year. Additional off-season coaching duties may be required. This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.