Head Women's Basketball Coach | University of the Ozarks

Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the Head Women’s Basketball Coach responsibilities include, but are not limited to, organization, direction and administration as well as recruitment and retention of student-athletes at a NCAA Division III institution. This is a full-time, 12-month position with benefits. Salary is commensurate with experience.


• Provide organization, direction, and administration of Women’s Basketball Program • Identify and recruit academically and athletically talented student-athletes for the program • Coach/Teach athletes and oversee day-to-day program responsibilities • Maintain a competitive and successful program • Comply with NCAA/ASC rules and regulations and support NCAA Division III/ASC Philosophy and Mission • Provide a positive experience to the student-athlete • Promote your program (on campus, in the community, outside the community – speeches to local organizations, player volunteer work, camps, etc.) • Attain/Maintain CPR/AED certification • Assist with playoffs (if hosting) • Professional Development – annually attend clinics or do other things to better your coaching ability • Implement and develop fundraising strategies to support annual operating budget • Represent the University on and off the field in a positive fashion. Maintain appropriate relationships and communicate appropriately with Alumni, SA’s, Team, Coaching Staff, Community, and ASC. • Other duties as assigned by Athletic Director.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES • Strong, effective administrative, leadership, management and communication skills • Excellent organizational ability, high level of accuracy, attention to detail • Able to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously and with minimal supervision. • Experience working with Microsoft Office Word Pro, Excel, Powerpoint • Enjoy working with college students • Travel, including overnight and/or weekend

QUALIFICATIONS: • Bachelor’s Degree preferred • Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations • Coaching and/or playing experience at the collegiate level • The successful candidate must demonstrate effective and excellent leadership, motivational, organizational and interpersonal skills.

University of the Ozarks reserves the right to consider an equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience necessary to perform successfully the major duties and responsibilities of the position.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Send a letter of interest, résumé, and three to five professional references to: • E-Mail, with MS-Word or pdf attachments (for applications): [email protected] Mail to: Director of Human Resources, University of the Ozarks, 415 N. College Ave., Clarksville, AR 72830

Applications received by June 28, 2021 will be given full consideration.