This position provides leadership, organization, and supervision for all practices and contests, implement and maintain standards of performance consistent with the University’s goals of academic and athletic performance. It also organizes and implements a recruiting program to attract outstanding student athletes to attend Loyola University. Coordinates facilities scheduling, conduct the program within the rules and regulations of NAIA, Southern States Athletic Conference and the University, attends and participates in department staff meetings, manages the program within the parameters of an approved budget. Coordinates with the Head Women’s Basketball Coach; budget requests, scheduling of games and practices, scheduling of officials, purchase and maintenance of equipment, contest administration, on court coaching duties, film exchange, prepare scouting reports with break down tape included, facilities scheduling, eligibility, all aspects of recruiting, individual camps, team camps, supervise arena set-up for women’s home basketball games and assist game management with other sports and performs other duties as assigned by the Head Women’s Basketball Coach.
Required education, experience, skills and abilities: Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s preferred. Thorough knowledge of the rules and regulations governing the conduct of intercollegiate athletics and knowledge of the NAIA rules to include eligibility is preferred. Ability to work effectively with college student athletes, faculty, staff, alumni and members of the community. Considerable administrative and supervisory experience necessary. Experience in Microsoft Office. Successful coaching experience at the high school or college level or former intercollegiate basketball player. Expertise in technical aspect of basketball.
Physical Requirements: Ability to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.