The University of Arkansas at Little Rock invites nominations and applications for the position of Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach (R98880). The University of Arkansas at Little Rock, part of the University of Arkansas System, is a metropolitan university dedicated to providing excellence in education to a diverse student body and to serving the needs of a vibrant and growing region of the state.
Under the general supervision of the Head Men’s Basketball Coach, the Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach is a twelve month position and will be responsible for successful execution in planning, developing and administering all phases of the men’s Basketball coaching and recruiting program. All duties and responsibilities are governed by state, federal and university policy.
Job duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Recruit and evaluate prospective student athletes; Assist in budget preparation and administration; Compliance with all NCAA, Sun Belt conference and institutional rules; Scout assigned opponents; Monitor academic progress toward degree; Assist head coach in practice and game preparation; Assist in daily workouts with individual players; Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree from an accredited four year educational institution; Minimum of three (3) years of intercollegiate coaching experience. Must possess Knowledge of NCAA, Sun Belt Conference and University rules; Ability to work nights and weekends; Ability to travel extensively within the region and nationally for recruitment purposes; Knowledge of budgeting processes; Ability to interact in a professional manner with people and present a positive image of the University; Ability to drive and operate a vehicle; Must have the ability to rent a vehicle while on recruitment trips.
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal, sex-offender registry, financial history background check and drug screening. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background checks and drug screening information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.
Additional information about this position and application requirements are available under the Jobs link on the Human Resources’ website at http://ualr.edu/humanresources/. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and actively seeks the candidacy of minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. Under Arkansas law, all applications are subject to disclosure. Persons hired must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States.
Internal Number: R98880
About University of Arkansas at Little Rock
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR), located in the capital city of Little Rock, is a metropolitan university serving a diverse student population of over 12,000 students through a mix of undergraduate, graduate and professional programs. The institution is a Carnegie doctoral/research institution with strong public service and research interests and with such distinction come opportunity. UALR has a competitive benefits package and salary is commensurate with education and experience. For more information about UALR and Little Rock visit http://ualr.edu and http://littlerock.com