The purpose of this position is to assist the Head Coach with all responsibilities and duties of running a varsity collegiate sports program while also providing value to the institution in areas outside of the program. The central responsibilities of this position are recruiting student-athletes and coaching current student-athletes. In addition, the candidate will be assigned additional duties based on their qualifications. Community involvement will be expected for this position as it is an important aspect of the institution. Position will supervise student workers.
A Bachelor's degree required. Six months to two years of similar or related experience (i.e. prior coaching and/ or collegiate playing experience).
One on one and in-practice coaching and training of current-student athletes. Conducts preseason, in-season, and post-season workouts.
Recruits student athletes by identifying prospects, targeting recruits and executing the recruiting process from start to finish. This includes extensive travel around Kansas and the United States to identify prospects to begin the recruiting process.
Employee will be required to serve in a role outside of the team to assist the mission and goals of the college. Roles may include, but are not limited to: Instructional opportunities, assisting with the growth of enrollment for the entire campus, assistant with operations across campus.
Mentors student-athletes in academics, discipline and personal matters. This includes monitoring academic progress and the eligibility status of all women's basketball student-athletes while ensuring quality progress towards graduation.
Plan, coordinate and execute community service events for the women's basketball program.