Loyola University New Orleans is currently seeking an Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach. This role will be responsible for providing coaching expertise for the women’s intercollegiate basketball program and will provide a superior level of leadership, organization and supervision for all practices and contests. The incumbent will also assist in the organization and implementation of a recruiting program to attract outstanding student-athletes to attend Loyola University. Loyola University New Orleans currently is a member of the NAIA and the Southern States Athletic Conference. This is a twelve month position.
QUALIFICATIONS: Baccalaureate degree required, master’s preferred. Through knowledge of the rules and regulations governing the conduct of intercollegiate athletics. Knowledge of the NAIA rules to include eligibility is preferred. Ability to work effectively with college student athletes, faculty, staff, alumni and members of the community. Considerable administrative and supervisory experience. Experience with word processing and personal computers is preferred. A philosophy of intercollegiate athletics that places the highest emphasis on the pre-eminence of the academic mission of the institution and role of athletics as part of the student total personal system of ethical values which will be used as the basis for supervising and developing the intercollegiate program. Successful coaching experience at the high school or college level or former intercollegiate basketball player; Expertise in technical aspects of basketball. Must possess and maintain a current valid driver’s license as a condition of employment, and must also be able to successfully pass any driver background information investigation and any driver education courses required by Risk Management. Performance and conduct which is basically supportive of the principles and traditions of a Catholic, Jesuit higher education and the goals of the University.
Loyola University New Orleans is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We particularly encourage applications from women and members of minority groups protected under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, and persons with physical disabilities.
About Loyola University New Orleans
Loyola University New Orleans, a Jesuit and Catholic institution of higher education, welcomes students of diverse backgrounds and prepares them to lead meaningful lives with and for others; to pursue truth, wisdom, and virtue; and to work for a more just world. Inspired by Ignatius of Loyola's vision of finding God in all things, the university is grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, while also offering opportunities for professional studies in undergraduate and selected graduate programs. Through teaching, research, creative activities, and service, the faculty, in cooperation with the staff, strives to educate the whole student and to benefit the larger community.