Essential Duties & Responsibilities: The coach will be responsible for all phases of the program to include but not limited to:
•Actively engages the Catholic Franciscan mission and identity of Marian University by modeling the Franciscan Sponsorship Values, honoring the legacy of the founding congregation, promoting unity in diversity, and integrating the Catholic Franciscan Intellectual traditions in courses, programs, and services. •Organizing and conducting a recruitment program that will retain qualified student-athletes at the NAIA level by managing visitations. •Cooperating with the admissions and financial aid departments in a coordinated effort to attract student-athletes. •Supervising student-athletes’ academic, personal, and athletic development. •Planning practices and game preparation. •Managing the women’s basketball budget. •Implementing and enforcing the department and university policies concerning sportsmanship and school representation. •Promoting the women’s basketball program to the public. •The Head Women’s Basketball Coach will also assist in community relations and will be responsible for raising funds for the women’s basketball program throughout the academic year.
Marian University women’s basketball has a history of great success, with two NAIA national championships, six straight Crossroads League regular season tournament titles, and seven straight NAIA national tournament appearances in the last eight years. These standards are expected to be upheld with the hire of the Head Women’s Basketball Coach.
Required Qualifications: •Knowledge of and a commitment to the mission of Marian University •An earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and experience in coaching basketball.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications require a cover letter, a current resume, contact information for three professional references, and responses to the supplemental mission questions.
Apply online here: https://marian.peopleadmin.com/postings/339
Marian University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.