Francis Marion University, an NCAA Division II institution and a member of the Peach Belt Conference, invites applications for the position of Head Women’s Basketball Coach. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: directing all phases of a competitive basketball program in accordance with Francis Marion University, Peach Belt Conference, and NCAA rules and regulations, with a commitment to student-athlete personal and academic welfare; implementing practice and game strategies; budget management; recruiting; scheduling; and assisting with public relations and fundraising activities.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred. A minimum of three years coaching experience preferably at the collegiate level, with a demonstrated ability to recruit quality student-athletes and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Experience working with diverse students and staff, strong organizational skills, and strong communication skills are also desired.
Materials Needed: 1) Letter of Interest (Referencing Position Number 15-41); 2) FM Application; 3) curriculum vitae; 4) copies of all transcripts (official transcripts will be required of the successful candidate); 5) three letters of recommendation; and 6) the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three additional references.
Send Application Packet to: Dr. Charlene Wages, Vice President for Administration, Francis Marion University, PO Box 100547, Florence, SC 29502-0547.
Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
The position will begin as soon as possible for the selected candidate.