Support and assist all aspects of Collin College's athletics programs including men's and women's basketball and tennis. Provide information and evaluations regarding recruits, roster development, and game personnel to ensure optimal playing conditions.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Serve as instructor of the primary conditioning coach for student athletes. Develop and maintain an effective program of physical conditioning designed to develop strength and endurance.
Encourage the development of psychological, social, and mental skills necessary for the student athletes to be successful in the classroom, on the field, and in future endeavors.
Provide guidance, monitor class attendance, and oversee the academic success of student athletes. Notify the associate dean and athletic director of any student athlete issues.
Work with Admissions and Financial Aid to expedite the registration, admission, and other administrative processing of all student athletes.
Secure support staff including security, officials, and concession workers for all home games.
Develops line-ups, game strategies, and instruct individual work-out and practice needs for various student athletes.
Serve as a role model for the student athletes by exhibiting ethical and professional conduct at all times.
Monitor sportsmanship and conduct of student athletes on and off field/court.
Provide oversight of athletes residing in housing designated for student athletes.
Develop and maintain a system to identify potential recruits and to work closely with area high school coaches and parents to recruit quality student athletes to Collin College.
Provide transportation for Collin College athletes as required.
Perform all duties and maintain all standards in accordance with NJCAA and conference rules and regulations.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Perform all duties to maintain all standards in accordance with College policies, procedures and Core Values.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of College or professional sports.
Knowledge of NJCAA rules and regulations.
Knowledge of Admissions and Financial Aid policies and procedures.
Verbal and written communication skills
Coaching and mentoring and skills
Ability to evaluate physical performance related to the various Collin College athletic programs.
Ability to teach in a role as a support individual within a group setting.
Ability to provide effective leadership to student athletes to encourage both successful academic development and competitive performance.
Ability to demonstrate sport techniques.
Collin College provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.