The University of Scranton is a regional institution of more than 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students located in northeastern Pennsylvania near the Pocono Mountains. Recognized nationally for the quality of its education, Scranton is one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States. It is committed to providing liberal arts education and strong professional and pre-professional programs in the context of Ignatian educational principles, focusing on the care and development of each individual. The University’s 58-acre hillside campus is in the heart of Scranton, a community of 75,000 within a greater metropolitan area of 750,000 people and is within two and a half hours of New York City and Philadelphia. Since 2003, the University has invested more than $237 million in campus improvements.
The University is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Assistant Coach for Men’s Basketball. Responsible for assisting the head coach in the daily operations and overall administration of a varsity intercollegiate sport program and instruction of student- athletes, within the guidelines, rules and regulations of The University of Scranton, Landmark Conference and the NCAA.
Must maintain current certification in CPR, First Aid & AED and recertify as needed on an annual basis
Must possess current state driver’s license
Must be capable of moderate physical activity and have the ability to work and display a cooperative attitude toward all other sports programs and other functions of the University and the Athletic Department
Must have the ability to develop a positive working relationship with all support offices both in the department and on campus
Bachelor’s degree and intercollegiate playing experience required.
Coaching experience preferred.
For more information and to apply for this position, please visit our website www.universityofscrantonjobs.com. Only applications submitted through our online application system will be accepted for this position.
The University is committed to developing a diverse faculty, staff, and student body and to modeling an inclusive campus community which values the expression of differences in ways that promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development, and institutional success. The University welcomes Veterans, minority persons, women, and persons with disabilities to apply. The University of Scranton is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer/Educator.