Head Women's Basketball Coach | Goucher College – Baltimore, MD



Posted: 07-Apr-22

Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Type: Full-time



Coaching – Basketball


Professional Sports

Internal Number: 145049

Administer and manage all functions and oversight of the women’s basketball program. Demonstrate positive progress in competitive standing in the Landmark Conference, recruit student-athletes to the college and maintain roster standards (to be set annually by the athletic director), provide excellent student-athlete educational experience



Required:  Bachelor’s Degree

Preferred:  Master’s Degree

Professional Experience:

Required: 5-7 years coaching experience and proven track record of recruiting success

Preferred:  Collegiate playing experience, previous experience as a collegiate head coach

Additional Information:

  • Women’s Basketball coaching duties: ensure compliance with all institutional, conference, and NCAA standards; organize and conduct safe practice/training sessions, purchase and maintain equipment, schedule intercollegiate contests, monitor the academic progress and overall development of student-athletes, establish behavioral/social expectations for student-athletes participating in the women’s basketball program; monitor athletic facilities for safety of all users during open hours
  • Recruit women’s basketball prospective student-athletes. The annual goal will be determined by the athletic director, in consultation with the head coach, and will be based on the current roster size, institutional priorities, and a three-year average of recruiting history
  • Take on one additional administrative responsibility assigned each year by the Athletic Director -handling game management responsibilities for one fall sport and/or teaching a PE class
  • Engage in fundraising to supplement budgets and expenses; engage alumni network to maintain relationships and commitment to the program and institution.
  •  Supervise graduate assistant and volunteer assistant coaches. Provide mentorship and professional development

Goucher College is always on the lookout for top talent, resourceful, innovative, and dedicated individuals who will keep the College at the forefront of extraordinary education. As one of the nation’s most progressive, innovative institutions of higher learning, we offer outstanding professional advantages, generous benefitsexcellent perks, and a great work location

Application Instructions:

Consideration of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Please submit the following application materials:

  • Cover Letter
  •  Resume
  • 3 references

Apply online to http://goucher.interviewexchange.com

All Goucher employees must show proof of COVID vaccinations and booster or request a medical or religious exemption.

Goucher College is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Candidates must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the USA. No Visa sponsorship is offered for this position.

Goucher College is committed to increasing the diversity of our community and seeks applicants dedicated to applying principles of equity and inclusion in all areas of the campus community.