Basketball Coach Job Description:
Full time, 12-month position, Full benefit package
This position is responsible for assisting in creating and maintaining a successful men’s basketball program for the institution and reports directly to the head men’s basketball coach.
Assist in development of a competitive men’s basketball program that will represent the institution and community in a positive manner. Work with Assistant AD for Compliance and Student Life to ensure all players meet applicable eligibility requirements and prepare all necessary forms on a timely basis. Assist in development of practice and competition schedule. Assist in conducting productive and meaningful practice sessions. Assist in making travel arrangements for team and recruiting. Conduct fundraising activities to supplement program budget. Conduct and direct instructional camps for area youth. Work with Sports Information Director on providing program information and statistics to media and fans via press releases, media guides, game programs and web site. Assist in development of recruitment plan and actively recruit student athletes. Assist in development of and actively participate in a plan to enhance public relations for the basketball program. Track academic progress of student-athletes within the program. Establish and maintain an ethical and moral code of behavior and living that is expected of all players and staff members with in the program. Develop practice schedules and teach the fundamental skills of the game. Follow all NCAA, conference and institutional policies. Actively participate in campus committees and forums. Support the philosophy and mission of the department and institution. Perform all other duties as assigned.
Requires a bachelor’s degree and previous basketball coaching experience. Intercollegiate coaching experience and recruiting experience is preferred. Must be a competent user of personal computers and application software. Requires excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills. Must demonstrate the ability to deal effectively and interact positively with various types of people. Must be able to operate standard office equipment (copier, telephone, fax, etc.) A criminal history background check must be satisfied prior to employment.
Sumbit resume and at least three references to:
Peter Stewart Minot State University Dome 500 University Avenue West Minot, ND 58707
Application process will begin June 26, 2012.