University of Charleston, a member of NCAA Division II and Mountain East Conference, is seeking to fill the position of assistant coach in their Women's Basketball Program. This position serves as a full-time assistant reporting directly to head coach.
Responsible for much of the management and administration of the intercollegiate Women’s Basketball program within the guidelines, rules, and regulations of University of Charleston, Mountain East Conference, and the NCAA.
1. Use expert technical knowledge of the sport of women’s basketball to assist in the development and coaching of a successful program, including the development of high quality student-athletes. This includes:
a. Monitor and advise all students in the women’s basketball program on issues of academic achievement, scheduling, tutoring, and study table.
b. Responsible for all planning and execution of team travel logistics, including transportation, lodging, meals, and meetings.
c. Participate in video analysis of team competition and practice, including mastery of state-of-the-art digital video editing systems.
d. Participates in team and individual player development through practices, film study, and in-game instruction.
e. Work closely with the athletic training staff to ensure the health and safety of student-athletes.
2. Assist in the effort to recruit quality student-athletes from geographically and demographically diverse populations. This includes:
a. Travel to evaluate prospective student-athletes.
b. Arrange all campus visitations in collaboration with the Office of Admissions.
c. Assist in the provision of all correspondence with prospective student-athletes, coaches, and parents.
3.Administrative Duties, including:
a. Assist the Head Coach in the performance of public relations and fundraising duties as needed.
b. Assist in ensuring program compliance with all NCAA, Mountain East Conference and University rules, including completion of required Compliance documentation and timely reporting of all known violations to the Director of Athletics or Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance.
c. Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
4. On occasion may need to drive on behalf of the University.
Qualified applicants should email their resume (referencing this listing), cover letter and a list of three references to Adam Collins at email@example.com.
The University of Charleston is a private, four-year residential university that fields 20 NCAA Division II programs. UC has an enrollment of approximately 2,300 students and is located in the state capital of West Virginia amidst magnificent mountains and rivers. It has a panoramic view of the capitol building across the Kanawha River. Charleston is easily accessible by air via Yeager Airport, by... regional train and bus services, and by car via I-77, I-64, and I-79.
For more information, visit www.ucwv.edu or www.ucgoldeneagles.com