Requisition Number: 2022S082Posting Full Time/Part Time: Full Time Division: Athletics Department: Women's Basketball
Department Statement: Colgate Athletics seeks to be a welcoming and diverse association of students, coaches, staff, alumni and fans in which all people are treated equitably and respectfully, and can contribute fully to our success; we share common goals, we affirm open communication and civility, we honor the sacredness of each person, we accept responsibility to act for the common good, we care for and serve one another, and we honor our history while celebrating our evolution; and, we strive to consistently perform at the upper range of our potential, to get better every day with a goal to win – to win in competition, in the classroom, in the community and in the lives of every member of the Colgate Community.
Accountabilities: Responsible for execution of specific strategic activities and outcomes within women's basketball. These will include sustained performance and execution in the following areas:
adhering to Head Coach's philosophy
program operations and administration as designated by the head coach
Responsible for oversight of all administrative operations regarding student-athlete development. These may include, but are not limited to:
Monitoring of student-athlete academic progress and well-being
Ensuring student-athlete participation in all assigned community service activities
Responsible for execution of all scouting, film preparation, and competition preparation. Including but not limited to:
use of appropriate video-editing software
coordination and oversight over film exchange program per conference policies
coordination of team film sessions
development of scouting reports
Responsible for overall team recruitment strategy.
Exercises independent judgment regarding recruitment of prospective student-athletes.
Exercises independent judgment in determining which individuals to recruit
Exercises independent judgment in attracting and evaluating prospective student-athletes
Monitors prospective student-athlete academic progress and well being
Develops and maintains relationships with prospective student-athletes and other recruiting constituents
Accountable for maintaining personal compliance with all relevant governing bodies including:
Attendance at all required compliance educational meetings
Accurate, timely completion and submission of all recruiting logs
Accountable for maintaining professional relationships with key internal and external stakeholders. To include:
newsletters and communication with alumni
team promotion and marketing to all constituents
communication strategy within the university and local community
Independent and unchallengeable decision-making regarding all student-athlete participation in assigned sport activities when Head Coach is not present.
Accountable for student-athlete welfare while coaching
Responsible for maintaining a budget. Exercises independent discretion on all purchases and budgetary decisions for program
Responsible for hiring, oversight, and management of student managers and part-time casual wage staff. Assistant Coach has independent discretion on all hiring and termination of student employees and part-time casual wage staff
Responsible for role modeling behaviors and leadership for student-athletes
Colgate Athletics Mission: To be an inclusive community of competitive excellence
Athletics Department Virtues: Thoughtful — We act with care, reason and inclusion. Driven — We pursue courageous goals with diligence, energy and focus. Enthusiastic — We cultivate a passionate, positive and fun presence. Cohesive — We value supportive, collaborative, consistent teamwork. Bold — We inspire creative, gracious, fearless winners.
This position has been designated as a Campus Security Authority (CSA), in accordance with the federal statutory requirements of the Jeanne Clery Act. CSAs are required to and responsible for reporting allegations of crimes they receive from students and employees to the Campus Safety Department.
Previous collegiate playing and/or coaching experience (Director of Basketball Operations included with experience).
Proven competitive success.
Previous collegiate playing and 2+ years of collegiate coaching experience
Demonstrated experience recruiting to academically selective institutions.
Education A Bachelor’s degree is required.
A Master’s degree is preferred.
Other Information Colgate University is committed to the principle of institutional control in administering its athletics program in a manner consistent with the NCAA, ECAC, and Patriot League rules. Each individual involved in the athletics division is obligated to maintain competency and knowledge of the rules, to act within his or her realm of responsibility in full compliance with the governing legislation, and to report any violation of NCAA, ECAC or Patriot League rules of which he or she is aware. Should a situation warrant further investigation, you have an affirmative obligation to cooperate full in the infractions process, including the investigation and adjudication of a case. Without limiting remedies otherwise available to the university, if you are found to be in violation of any NCAA, ECAC or Patriot League rules, you may be subject to disciplinary or corrective action as set forth in relevant NCAA, league or conference disciplinary and/or enforcement procedures, including suspension without pay or termination of employment for significant or repeated violations.
Work Schedule: Weekdays, with occasional weekends, evenings and overnights
Job Open Date: 07/08/2022
Job Close Date: 8/12/2022
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary
EEO Statement It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of their race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, disability, protected Veterans status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, being or having been victims of domestic violence or stalking, familial status, or any other categories covered by law. Colgate is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
Clery Act CAMPUS CRIME REPORTING AND STATISTICS The Campus Safety Department will provide upon request a copy of Colgate’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report. This report includes statistics as reported to the United States Department of Education for the previous three years concerning reported: 1. crimes that occurred on-campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Colgate University; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from, the campus and 2. fires that occurred in student housing facilities. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security and fire safety, such as policies concerning sexual assault, life safety systems, and other related matters. To obtain a copy, contact the Campus Safety Compliance Manager via e-mail at email@example.com. You may also access the report from the Campus Safety web page at: www.colgate.edu/offices/support/campussafety.