Part Time Asst Coach, Men’s Basketball

Dahlonega, GA
Aug 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Part Time Asst Coach, Men’s Basketball

Position Number: 53068334

Benefits Eligible: No

Campus Location: Dahlonega

Job Close Date: 08/23/2017

General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Men's Basketball Assistant Coach. The Assistant coash will assist the head coach with instruction and fostering academic and athletic success while stressing the elements of sportsmanship and fair play. Facilitates the mission of UNG, the Peach Belt Conference, and the NCAA.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: The Men's Basketball Assistant Coach will:
  • Assist with regular practice sessions and intercollegiate games for UNG men's basketball program.
  • Be responsible for compliance of all university and NCAA rules, regulations, guidelines, and standards.
  • Support the academic mission of the university; demonstrates a strong commitment to the retention, academic success, and graduation of student-athletes. Participate in the recruitment and mentorship of student-athletes.
  • Perform additional duties that may be assigned by the Head Coach or Athletic Director.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Experience and knowledge of the game of basketball with the ability to improve individual techniques/skills and game strategy.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Adequate computer skills.

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's degree required.

Collegiate playing experience required and coaching experience required with playing and coaching experience at the major league level.

Must be willing to obtain certifications in CPR/First Aid and be willing to obtain other certifications as needed.

Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit contact informtion for three professional references.

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.