Coker University, an NCAA Division II affiliate and member of the South Atlantic Conference, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Head Coach, Women’s Basketball.
This is a full-time, 12-month position that reports to the Vice President of Athletics.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:
Plan, organize and direct all activities involved with Coker’s’ NCAA Division II intercollegiate Women’s Basketball program Provide instruction and development for individual and team improvement, teach overall team and individual player strategies, analyze athlete performance, prepare student-athletes for the highest possible levels of competition
Recruit student-athletes within guidelines of the NCAA and Coker’s academic admissions standards
Adhere to all NCAA rules and regulations for the sport Monitor student-athlete academic performance to ensure academic success and policy compliance
Coordinate activities for home/away games including team travel plan, lodging, and equipment inventory
Oversee the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for student-athletes
Coordinate transportation of student-athletes to competitions and off campus events
Evaluate and purchase equipment as necessary
Serve as primary budget manager for program operations
Participate in departmental meetings and activities including serving on committees/advisory boards
Provide informal support to student-athletes in areas of academic and personal matters
Participate in university fundraising and public relations activities
Participate in summer sport camps
Support staff to event operations on a regular basis
Adhere to the highest standards of student-athlete welfare
Demonstrated respect, support, and encouragement of diverse and inclusive teams and decision making
Other duties may be assigned as needed
Experience, Knowledge and Skills Required
Collegiate basketball and/or coaching experience and ability to transfer the knowledge and skills gained to student athletes In-depth knowledge and understanding of conference and NCAA rules and regulations
Strong written and oral communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
Proven track record of consistently modeling positive behaviors at all times
Strong follow, up and follow, through skills as well as ability to plan, organize and control projects through to completion
Ability to handle and maintain confidential information
To apply, please submit a current cover letter, resume, and reference to Dr. Lynn Griffin, Vice President of Athletics and Athletics Facilities at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately.
Please direct questions and inquiries regarding the position to Dr. Kurt Patberg, Senior Vice President of Athletics Staffing and Consultants at email@example.com.