Head Women's Basketball Coach | University of West Georgia

Details

Posted: 15-Mar-22

Location: Carrollton, Georgia

Type: Full-time

Required Education: 4 Year Degree

Categories:

Coaching

Coaching – Basketball

Sector:

Collegiate Sports

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Supervise and direct and coordinate the activities of the women’s basketball staff in the planning, organizing and coaching of the University of West Georgia women’s basketball team; ensure compliance with the university, conference, and NCAA policies and regulations

• Direct the women’s basketball staff in the preparation of analyses of opponent teams; analyze game statistics and technical data of opponents and prepare game plans accordingly

• Develop a yearly recruiting plan and collaborate with appropriate campus partners to facilitate recruiting activities

• Student-athlete skill and character development

• Monitoring and support of student-athlete academic achievement

• Determine fiscal requirements and prepare budgetary recommendations; monitor, verify and reconcile expenditures of budgeted funds

• Represent the University of West Georgia athletic department in professional, civic and alumni events

• Develop and execute a fundraising strategy in coordination with the Director of Athletics to increase revenues to enhance the student-athlete experience

• Administrative duties

• Other duties assigned by the Director of Athletics

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required
  • At least three years of collegiate coaching experience
  • Demonstrated ability in skill development, staff supervision, and general administrative duties
  • Ability to promote a positive environment that allows the student-athletes to succeed academically, athletically, and in the community. Knowledge of rules and skills of basketball
  • Ability to instruct student-athletes in skills and safety
  •  Ability to recruit talented student-athletes
  •  Experience and/or ability to fundraise and experience with managing basketball camps to generate revenue for the program
  • Knowledge of NCAA and Gulf South Conference rules and procedures
  • Strong communication and organizational skills are required
  • Ability to travel; night and weekend work required
  • Valid driver’s license and the ability to be insured to drive college vehicles required