Head Women's Basketball Coach/HES Instructor

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Title:Head Women's Basketball Coach/HES Instructor Job Category:Academic Department:Instruction Req #:F2100106 Salary:$57,995 - $103,454 Perm %:100 Perm Mo:10 Closing Date:03/22/2021 Position Description:

Under direction of the Chief Instructional Officer (CIO), this position is responsible to teach related Health and Exercise Studies (HES) classes (includes 50% assignment to teach intercollegiate basketball and other classes as assigned). Under general direction of the Director of Athletic Operations and Events, this position is responsible to coordinate, recruit, plan, organize and coach a community college intercollegiate women’s basketball program (includes 50% assignment release time to coach, recruit, and plan an intercollegiate women’s basketball team, includes weekends and evenings as required during fall and spring semesters). Potential summer duties may include camp/clinic instruction/supervision, recruiting, program development, and other related activities. The person in this position should have experience teaching and coaching students of different academic levels and diverse backgrounds, and should have a repertoire of effective teaching and coaching methods.

Essential Duties:

The following duties are typical of those performed by employees in this job title; however, employees may perform other related duties, and not all duties listed are necessarily performed by each employee in the job title.

  • Plan, coordinate and implement the intercollegiate athletic basketball program
  • Instruct related HES classes, or other academic classes as assigned by CIO
  • Create and implement culturally responsive and equity minded course material, teaching practices, and learning assessment strategies that enhance student success and persistence toward academic/career goals and that help close equity gaps.
  • Fulfill non-teaching assignments such as scheduled office hours, selection of textbooks, evaluation of course materials, curriculum development, student advising, program promotion, and participation on area and college committees and shared governance, including the Academic Senate
  • Assist in the marketing of the intercollegiate basketball program in local communities
  • Recruit and coach students interested and/or prepared to participate in an intercollegiate basketball program and the academic requirements of college
  • Initiate athletic eligibility procedures for athletes participating in the program
  • Participate in the assessment of student learning
  • Participate in course schedule development and program review within the discipline
  • Coordinate recruitment activities including but not limited to: high school visitations, networking with coaches in both high school and college, and assisting in the development of recruitment materials
  • Develop and implement an orientation program for athletes participating in the intercollegiate basketball program
  • Implement an academic support system for athletes, including a study program, using existing College resources
  • Travel with team to off-campus games
  • Provide input on selection and evaluation of assistant coaches/part-time instructors
  • Advise new and continuing students
  • Assist in development of recruitment materials and participate in recruitment activities
  • Conduct/promote activities supporting academic excellence, student persistence/retention
  • Monitor and/or address student conduct issues
  • Track student placement in related employment through the FRC Information System and other sources of objective data
  • Develop/manage schedules and budgets
  • Participate in professional growth and remain current in subject area
  • Seek and coordinate grants and special projects as approved by appropriate administrator
  • May, in support of intercollegiate program, identify, develop, coordinate and instruct summer clinics and camps
  • Ensure Title 5 programmatic compliance by working with other departmental faculty in selecting, organizing, convening, and utilizing the Health and Exercise Studies Advisory Committee
  • Develop, supervise and implement fund-raising activities for intercollegiate athletics and the athletic department in collaboration with the college administration and FRC Foundation
  • Abide by all relevant federal and state driving regulations while driving during the course of employment
  • May supervise student employees
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

PHYSICAL EFFORT/WORK ENVIRONMENT: The physical abilities involved in the performance of essential duties with or without reasonable accommodations are:

  • Frequent standing, sitting, demonstration of athletic techniques and skills, reaching, walking, lifting (overhead, waist level from floor), carrying, bending
  • Frequent near vision use for reading
  • Constant use of voice (somewhat above normal conversation level)
  • Frequent hearing use (ordinary conversation level)
  • Evaluative and cognitive thinking and decision making

This work is performed in classroom, office, and gymnasium, and includes night and weekend duties. Instruction often involves many hours in the gymnasium, including moderate to heavy physical effort

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Master’s in physical education, education with an emphasis in physical education, kinesiology, physiology of exercise, or adaptive physical education OR Bachelor’s in any of the above AND Master’s in any life science, dance, physiology, health education, recreation administration, or physical therapy OR A current California Community College Credential that permits full-time service as an instructor in physical education, OR Education and experience that is at least the equivalent of items above
  • Basketball coaching experience
  • Demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic and socio-economic, cultural, disability and ethnic backgrounds of community college students and staff


  • Possess or be able to obtain, and maintain a valid class B (with passenger endorsement) commercial driver’s license and have a satisfactory driving record
  • CPR and First Aid certification (if not held, to be obtained within three months of hire)
Desirable Characteristics:
  • Basketball coaching experience at the collegiate level
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct/promote activities supporting academic excellence and student persistence/retention for student athletes
  • Teaching experience at the community college level
Required Documents:Cover Letter, Letter of Recommendation 1, Letter of Recommendation 2, Letter of Recommendation 3, Resume/CV, Unofficial Transcripts




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Job No:
Posted: 2/3/2021
Application Due: 3/24/2021
Work Type: Full Time