Requirements: A Bachelor's Degree is required. Must have sufficient experience in higher education to successfully perform the job. Must have excellent communication, customer service, interpersonal and organizational skills. Must be detail-oriented and able to work with diverse populations. Must be self-directed and able to make decisions independently. Must have the ability to multi-task, work independently as well as be creative and innovative. Must be computer literate and proficient in Microsoft Work/Excel and familiarity with other Microsoft Office products. Knowledge of competition and safety rules. Must represent the University in a professional manner at all times as well as have the ability to maintain professionalism and confidentiality in any situation.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to): Teach the sport of basketball at the NCAA Division II varsity level. Assist the head coach in recruiting efforts, including evaluating and contacting prospective student-athletes, and completing compliance logs in a timely manner. Assist the head coach in the scouting of future opponents. Provide instruction of team members, including the preparation, planning and conducting of practice sessions. Teach student-athletes specific tasks, while serving as a mentor to team members. Assist head coach in supervision of team travel. Must take and pass the NCAA recruiting exam annually and be knowledgeable of NCAA compliance rules. Assist in team community service and community engagement projects. Assist in team fundraising activities. Perform other duties which may be assigned by the head coach and/or the Director of Athletics.
Hours of Employment: Primarily evening hours; however, the incumbent must be flexible enough with their hours to meet the needs of the department and the University. Some weekends and travel may be required.
Benefits: Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Assistance Program, Training and Development.