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Assistant Coach –Women’s Basketball

Job Info

Position Title: 

Assistant Coach –Women’s Basketball

Job Type

Full Time/Exempt

Reports To

Head Women’s Basketball Coach

North Central University  Mission Statement

North Central University is a dynamic Christian learning community educating students for lives of service throughout society, the marketplace, and the church.  In keeping with its Pentecostal heritage and mission, NCU models and expects excellence in both academic practice and Christian faith.

Position Purpose

The Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach at North Central University serves as a member of the NCU athletic department. The individual will be a member of the NCU athletic staff and provide support to the Head coach and team members of the Women’s Basketball program. Additionally, this position serves and supports the Athletic Director and administrative staff in executing the overall mission and vision of athletics in its contribution to enhancing the overall experience and well-being of student athletes during their time at NCU.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Participate in the on-going recruitment of student-athletes, both during and out of the sport season.
  • Manage recruiting database and correspondence
  • Attend prospect camps, recruiting events, and host prospective student athletes on NCU Campus visit days.
  • Attend and assist the Head Coach with all practices and games.
  • Carry out scouting assignments as outlined by the Head Coach.
  • Assist in scheduling, meal planning, and providing transportation which may include driving student-athletes to games.
  • Provide support to the respective sport program in accordance with the NCAA, Upper Midwest Athletic Conference, and North Central University policies.
  • Promote North Central athletics in a positive manner on and off campus.
  • Maintain good relationships with students, parents, staff, faculty, officials, volunteers and fans.
  • Potential site management duties of other athletic contests, as assigned by administration.
  • Other responsibilities may include participating in department meetings, committees, and official University functions when appropriate and managing home events.
  • Other Duties as assigned

Job Qualifications

Minimum Education and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree

Knowledge, skills, and abilities

  • Maintain a personal relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Previous coaching and/or playing experience in assigned sport
  • Ability to communicate the mission and vision of North Central University to prospective student-athletes and their parents
  • Ability to maintain a flexible schedule, working weekends and evenings
  • Knowledge and understanding of collegiate sport rules and regulations
  • Substantial knowledge of technical aspects of the sport and ability to examine new theories pertinent to the field
  • The ability to work in a team setting and work effectively with a variety of audiences and departments Demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to pass the background check upon hire and periodically throughout the course of employment
  • Valid driver’s license

Prefeered Experience/Skills

  • Collegiate Coaching and/or playing experience
  • Recruiting background

Working conditions and frequency

Environmental Conditions

  • Position is located in an urban, Christ-centered environment

North Central University employs qualified individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, marital status, genetic information, veteran status, familial status, and status with regard to public assistance. Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.

The aforementioned statements are not intended to encompass all functions and qualifications of the position; rather, they are intended to provide a general framework of the requirements of the position.  Job incumbents may be required to perform other functions not specifically addressed in this job description.