The Assistant Women's Basketball Coach is a full time, 12 month position, that is responsible to the Head Women's Basketball Coach, as well as to the Director of Athletics for the performance of the duties that this job description assigns.
Discipleship of the students athletes in the program
Teaching and modeling the value of Christian competition
Recruiting and retaining quality student athletes who understand and embrace Covenant College’s mission and vision.
Creating service and mission opportunities for student athletes to give back to the community
Planning, oversight, and administration of the women's basketball budget as appropriate
Run all facets of JV program including, recruiting, organizing, planning and scheduling of all practices and competitions for the JV program
Responsible for assisting with the management and development of the intercollegiate women's basketball program including: a.Discipleship of women in the program b.Specified areas of recruitment such as on campus visits, management of recruit database, and other recruiting duties as assigned by the head coach c.On-court coaching and instruction d.Scouting reports e.Office work, including but not limited to: game contracts, hotel and travel arrangements, game itineraries, gear
Monitoring academic performance of student athletes and partnering with Student Development for discipleship, development and retention of student athletes
Conducting summer and exposure basketball camps
Contributing and caring for the development and growth of the athletic department as a whole
Responsible for administrative staff position within the Athletic Department. This position will be assigned by the Director of Athletics at the beginning of each academic year once all primary staff positions have been determined. Examples of possible roles include, but are not limited to: game day management, facility oversight, intramurals, strength and conditioning, or student employee oversight.
To Apply: Please email: cover letter, resume, statement of faith, and contact information for 3-5 references to Director of Athletics, Dr. Tim Sceggel at email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Experience in coaching basketbalball, collegiate level coaching preferred.
A strong understanding of and commitment to NCAA Division III.
A commitment to adhering to all policies, rules, and regulations of Covenant College, USA South Athletic Conference and the NCAA.
Ability to work cooperatively with other administrators, coaches, students and faculty members.
Good written and oral communication skills.
A strong understanding of and commitment to Scripture, the Westminster Standards, the doctrinal standards of the PCA and the mission of Covenant College as a Christian liberal arts college.
An acceptance of and commitment to Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord.
About Covenant College
Founded in 1955, Covenant College is an academically rigorous liberal arts institution affiliated with the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA). At Covenant, we take our motto, “In all things Christ preeminent,” very seriously. We strive to ground everything we say and do in Christ and his teachings.Since 1955, Covenant College has provided a first-rate, life-changing college education. From humble beginnings in Pasadena, California, Covenant is now blessed with hundreds of acres atop beautiful Lookout Mountain, Georgia, an excellent faculty, and students eager to prepare for extraordinary callings in ordinary places.