This position is responsible for all phases of the women’s basketball program as it relates to the mission of the University of Richmond Department of Athletics. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to coaching, recruiting, budgeting, team travel and providing a positive collegiate experience for student-athletes.
The Head Coach must:
Be committed to assisting student-athletes to achieve academic success.
Display an unyielding commitment to honesty and integrity.
Display an unyielding commitment to compliance with NCAA, Atlantic 10 and University of Richmond
Develop a sports program that challenges student-athletes to improve and succeed individually and as a team.
Create a positive educational environment that promotes personal growth for student-athletes.
Work effectively within the structure of the Athletic Department.
Full-time, exempt position
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; 7.75 hrs./day; 38.75 hrs./week; flexibility to work nights and weekends
Located minutes from downtown Richmond, Virginia, the University of Richmond (www.richmond.edu) blends the intimacy of a small college with exceptional academic, research, and cultural opportunities usually found only at large institutions. Richmond offers a unique combination of undergraduate and graduate programs. Our School of Arts & Sciences anchors Richmond as a nationally ranked liberal arts university. A ranked business school, the nation’s first school of leadership studies, a highly respected law school, a nationally recognized international education program and the community-focused School of Professional and Continuing Studies build on that strong foundation and make this university something unique.
UR is committed to developing a diverse faculty, staff, and student body, and to modeling an inclusive campus community which values the expression of differences in ways that promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development and institutional success. In keeping with this commitment, our academic community welcomes candidates from diverse backgrounds and candidates who support diversity. EOE
Thorough knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations is required.
A demonstrated expertise in the coaching of women’s basketball required for this position. The ability to lead and motivate student-athletes is a fundamental competency. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are required.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
A Bachelor’s degree is required and a Master’s degree is preferred for the position.
Previous experience on the collegiate level is a requirement for this position.
Internal Number: 500163
About University of Richmond
The only university in the country known as the Spiders, the University of Richmond successfully competes in 17 Division I sports. Our student athletes excel in the classroom as well as on the field, with a graduation success rate of 92 percent.