Assistant Coach- Women's Basketball
Position Title: Assistant Coach - Women's Basketball
Department: Athletics - 25900
Vacancy Number: E259
Position Number: 8128
Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus
Brief Summary of Work for this Position:
The University of North Carolina Wilmington is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Coach, Women’s Basketball. UNCW is a NCAA Division I program and member of the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA).
The Assistant Coach, Women’s Basketball, assists the Head Coach in providing leadership for a NCAA Division I program. Assists with all aspects of the program and plays an integral part in the day-to-day administrative responsibilities, daily team training, evaluation and recruitment of student-athletes, academic monitoring and skill development This position must work within UNCW, CAA and NCAA guidelines to provide student-athletes an exceptional collegiate experience while competing for championships.
• Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of two years of collegiate women’s basketball coaching experience
• Working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
• Demonstrated leadership and communication skills
• Must possess the highest level of ethical standards, recruit qualified student-athletes, and display a strong commitment to their academic success
• Must possess and maintain a current driver’s license and maintain a satisfactory driving record while serving in the position
• Master’s Degree with Division I coaching experience
• Demonstrated success in recruitment of scholarship athletes
Primary Function of Organizational Unit:
The UNCW Department of Athletics sponsors 19 varsity sports and competes in the NCAA Division I as a member of the Colonial Athletic Association. UNCW Athletics primary purpose is to produce a competitive and successful sports program while abiding by NCAA, CAA and institutional rules and regulations. UNCW Athletics has a strong commitment to gender equity and diversity, while promoting a greater sense of integrity, leadership, sportsmanship and ethical behavior to the overall campus dynamic.
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. A public institution with nearly 16,500 students, the university is known for its superb faculty and staff and powerful academic experience. With an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is consistently recognized at a national level for academic excellence and affordability by publications like U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and The Business Journals. UNCW also recently earned the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, bestowed to higher education institutions dedicated to community involvement.
UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified persons from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Months Per Year: 12 Months
Position Type: Permanent
Job Posting Date: 04/16/2018
Priority Consideration Date: 05/15/2018
Priority Consideration Information: Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.