Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking applicants for Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach to:
Assist in recruitment and evaluation of academically qualified and athletically talented student-athletes, including recruitment of international student-athletes;
Assist in coaching and training of student-athletes at the NCAA Division I level to prepare them for competition in local, regional and national arenas;
Assist with maintenance of accurate files of current and prospective student-athletes and required NCAA, A-10, and University paperwork;
Assist with travel involved with recruitment, games, and tournaments;
Assist with monitoring the academic progress of student-athletes;
Analyze film and scout opponents; and
Promote execution of the Athletic Department’s strategic plan by adhering to its mission and core values and acting upon its goals and strategies.
Minimum hiring standards include: - A bachelor’s degree; - Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a staff member at VCU; - Valid Drivers License; and - Knowledge of NCAA, A10, and University regulations regarding NCAA women’s basketball.
Preferred hiring standards include: - A minimum of two (2) years’ coaching experience at the NCAA Division I level; and - Previous playing experience in the sport of basketball.
Internal Number: FA8240
About Virginia Commonwealth University
VCU Athletics’ mission is to win conference and national championships, provide a first-class student-athlete experience, serve as a source of pride for the University and community and cultivate graduates who excel as leaders.
Virginia Commonwealth University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.