Eastern Illinois University is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Women's Basketball Coach. The Assistant Basketball Coach is responsible for assisting the head coach in the management and administration of all phases of a varsity intercollegiate basketball program and team, within the guidelines, rules and regulations of the University, Conference and the NCAA. The Assistant Basketball Coach assists the head coach in the following:
Recruit individuals who have exhibited high potential to perform according to Department, Conference and NCAA standards
Reinforce academic achievement and graduation as our top priority
Use Departmental resources for education, interpretation and advice
Responsible for full compliance with University, Department and NCAA regulations
Diligent in their preparation to compete aggressively to win championships
Collaborate on development of a responsible budget for their sport
Responsible for the efficient use of all Department resources
Collaborate with Athletic and University support units to ensure Student-Athlete health, safety and well-being
Perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics
Bachelor’s degree required/Master’s preferred. Possess (2) or more years of coaching or playing experience or equivalent. Must have extensive knowledge of the sport of Softball. Ability to recruit and retain quality Softball student-athletes. Excellent organization, interpersonal and communication skills. Demonstrated commitment to the academic success of the student-athlete. Ability and willingness to work effectively in a team atmosphere in the athletic department. Strong commitment to the University, OVC and NCAA rules and regulations. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience with promoting inclusivity are required.
To apply for this position, submit a letter of application, resume, and the names, phone numbers and email addresses for 3 references to Interfolio, http://apply.interfolio.com/109951.
For questions regarding this search, please contact Allison M. LeClaire, Search Committee Chair, at email@example.com.