Head Women's Basketball Coach

La Verne
Jul 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

University of La Verne

Head Women's Basketball Coach

Job Description Summary:
The Head Women's Basketball Coach will be responsible for coaching, recruiting qualified student-athletes; conducting and supervising regular practice sessions and contests; develop annual game schedule; budget administration; supervision of and mentoring of assistant coaches and a graduate assistant; monitoring academic progress; organizing team travel; fundraising and other duties assigned by the Director of Athletics based on qualifications and experience.

Specific Duties:

Responsible for coaching; recruiting qualified student-athletes; planning, organizing, conducting and supervising regular practice sessions and contests. Annual recruitment goal of 4-6 student-athletes.
Responsible for monitoring of and accountable for overall budget administration for Women’s Basketball Program
Maintain and update the inventory of equipment, uniforms and materials needed to successfully operate a Women’s Basketball Program.
Develop the contest schedule and coordinate all team travel arrangements for the Women’s Basketball Program.
Mentor, assign responsibilities to and supervise all work for assistant coach(es) and graduate mentee(s).
Mentor, counsel and monitor academic progress of student-athletes in the Women’s Basketball Program.
Responsible for compliance of NCAA, SCIAC, and University of La Verne rules and regulations.
Develop and maintain positive alumni and community relations in a professional and positive manner
Responsible for fundraising as necessary to supplement the funding of a competitive intercollegiate Women’s Basketball Program.
Assist Athletics Department with fundraising endeavors.
Interact with all other college constituencies in a professional and positive manner.
Perform other duties, summer duties, special projects and other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.

Minimum Qualifications:

The ideal candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven recruiting skills and must have a commitment to academic success and student-athlete well being.
This position requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree. Candidates must have a minimum of three years college coaching experience with demonstrated success and/or at the highest level nationally and/or internationally coaching or playing experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s degree in a related field.
First Aid and CPR Certifications are desired.

Location: La Verne Central Campus

Special Instructions:
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: http://laverne.edu

The University of La Verne is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against employment or employees on any basis prohibited by state and federal law. University of La Verne hires and promotes individuals based on their qualifications and is consistent with applicable state and federal laws, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, disability, medical condition a or sexual orientation