Assistant Coach, Women's Basketball

Washington D.C., United States
Jun 19, 2014
Job Location 617 22nd Street - 617 22nd St NW - FB0101
Campus Location: Foggy Bottom
Division/Vice President: Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs (AA)
College/School/Department: Not Applicable

Internal Applicants Only? No
Position Type: Administrative/Professional
Posting Number: Staff - 003553
Working Title: Assistant Coach, Women's Basketball
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Work Schedule: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm plus many evenings and weekends
Total Hours Per Week: 40+
Pay Grade: 0
Recruitment Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, Sex Offender Registry Search, and Prior Employment Verification, Credit
If other was selected above, or there are special requirements, please explain.
If temporary, grant funded or limited term appointment, position funded until:
Telework: No
Job Open Date: 06/18/2014
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Applicant Review Will Commence On:

Ad Statement:

Founded in 1821, GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia, to include ten academic units, with a full-time equivalent enrollment of a little over 20,000 students and approximately 11,000 full-time and part-time employees (faculty and staff). The George Washington University is a community dedicated to learning, communication, respect, service and teamwork. As one of the largest private employers in the District of Columbia, the university seeks employees who support the teaching, research, and public service mission of the university.

Job Description Summary:
Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization plus one to three years of coaching/playing experience, preferably at the college level. Degree requirements may be substituted with an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Desired Qualifications:

At least 1 year of women's basketball coaching experience at an NCAA institution and previous college (preferably Division 1), professional, and/or playing experience is strongly preferred.

Experience with fiscal management and daily operations of an intercollegiate athletics department preferred.

Strong organizational, management and communications skills with attention to detail.

Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast paced environment.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Job Duties
  • Assists in team coaching, preparing team for competition, and individual student-athlete development. To also include, assisting in monitoring academic, social, and personal development of women’s basketball student-athletes.

  • Assists in identifying and recruiting academically and athletically talented student-athletes for the women’s basketball program. Assists in the coordination of individual travel for the purpose of student-athlete recruitment.

  • Assists in promoting and developing the program by creating and maintaining effective relationships with alumni, donors, and community members. Participates in events as a representative of the department and women's basketball program.

  • Maintain knowledge and remain current regarding all appropriate NCAA, Conference, Department of Athletics and Recreation, and University compliance issues, policies, and procedures.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Head Coach and/or Director of Athletics and Recreation. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning additional responsibilities that are logically related to the position.

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Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution.PI79478708