The University of Arkansas at Monticello (www.uamont.edu) is seeking applicants for the position of Head Women’s Basketball Coach. This is a full-time, non-tenure appointment.
Responsibilities: The responsibilities include implementation and management of all phases of a competitive NCAA Division II women’s basketball program in accordance with NCAA, Great American Conference, and University regulations including on-court coaching, recruiting, scheduling, traveling, managing budget, supervising athletes, fund-raising, promoting and monitoring academic progress of student athletes, and part-time teaching in the area of health and physical education (teach one course annually). Other duties may be assigned by the Director of Athletics.
Qualifications: Baccalaureate degree is required, master’s degree strongly preferred. Knowledge of NCAA and Great American Conference bylaws, commitment to the academic success of student athletes, and the ability to organize and motivate student athletes to maximum performance level. A competitive background in college and/or junior college coaching with teaching experience preferred. The ability to work, communicate, and develop rapport with students, faculty, administration, alumni, community groups, and media required.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience with excellent fringe benefits.
Application Process: Send a letter of application as well as a completed Employment Application (http://uam-web2.uamont.edu/pdfs/FinAdmin/EmploymentApplication.pdf), complete résumé, and names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of at least three professional references (off-list references may be checked) to: Padraic McMeel, Director of Athletics, P.O. Box 3499, Monticello, AR 71656 or email firstname.lastname@example.org No phone calls will be taken.
Review of applicant data will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. UAM is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer and is subject to FOI requests.