Women’s Basketball Coach Job Description:
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, located in scenic Southern Illinois, approximately 100 miles southeast of St. Louis and 350 miles south of Chicago, is a comprehensive university with more than 20,000 students. SIUC offers 18 varsity sports—nine for men and nine for women—at the NCAA Division I level. The football program is a member of the Missouri Valley Football Conference, while all other sports are members of the Missouri Valley Conference. SIUC is committed to the academic excellence of its student-athletes.
Assistant Coach Women’s Basketball Southern Illinois University Carbondale is an NCAA Division I member of the Missouri Valley Conference. Responsibilities Identifying and recruiting quality student-athletes; assisting with the organization and conduct of practices and competitions; promoting the welfare and academic progress of student-athletes; assisting with the daily administrative duties of the program; participating in fundraising and public relations activities; assisting with summer camps; ensuring compliance of the program with University, NCAA, and MVC rules. Appointment: 12-month term, full-time, salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. This is a security-sensitive position; the University will conduct a pre-employment background investigation, which includes a criminal background check, prior to any employment offer. Deadline for Application: June 15, 2012 or until position is filled. Submit a letter of application, resume or vita, and names and contact information of 3 references: Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach Screening Committee, Intercollegiate Athletics Mail Code 6620, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 1490 Douglas Drive, Carbondale IL 62901, FAX 618.453.5152. SIU Carbondale is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and will receive consideration.
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree, thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and regulations, technical knowledge ofbasketball and the demonstrated ability to apply that knowledge, at least 3 years of collegiate coaching experience and demonstrated recruiting ability.