The Athletic Department at Coker College invites applicants to apply for the full time position of Assistant Coach, Women’s Basketball. Responsibilities include:
Assist in planning, conducting, and supervising all basketball practices and conditioning sessions.
Assist in recruiting student-athletes of high academic and athletic abilities within Coker College, South Atlantic Conference, and NCAA regulations.
Work within the assigned budget provided by the head coach.
Assist in the monitoring of the academic progress and eligibility of student athletes.
Assist with preparing the game schedule.
Extensive travel is required.
Perform other duties as responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Athletics and/or the Head Coach.
The ideal candidate is competitive with strong leadership capability and has the ability to motivate and persuade others in a positive direction. The incumbent is well organized, works efficiently and is successful with time management. The ideal candidate is also dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus and has the ability to work collaboratively, be flexible and compromise in order to move forward as a team. Excellent communications and public relations abilities are a must.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required. Experience with an NCAA intercollegiate women's Basketball program, a valid driver’s license with clean driving record, knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations and current CPR and AED certification is required.
This is a 12-month position reporting to the Head Coach of Women’s Basketball and will begin on July 1, 2018. Please send cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Coker College - Hartsville, SC
Coker College is a student-focused, private liberal arts college located in Hartsville, South Carolina. Coker combines round table, discussion-based learning with hands-on experiences to encourage active participation in and out of the classroom. A supportive, close-knit community prepares Coker students with the confidence and practical life skills they need to reach their personal best, in college and beyond.Founded in 1908, Coker is a bachelor’s and master’s degree-granting institution and competes in 21 NCAA Division II sports. Coker is ranked among the "Best Colleges" in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review, and by Washington Monthly as No. 5 for value among colleges in the Southeast region.