Responsible for the overall instruction and training of student-athletes under NCAA operating bylaws, including the recruitment of new student-athletes, strength and conditioning, ongoing assessment of student-athlete abilities, and academic advising. Ensure compliance with and uphold NCAA rules and guidelines and complete all necessary documentation. Hire, train, and supervise Assistant Coach positions. Aspire to compete at the highest national levels. Support successful educational, social, physical and spiritual development of student-athletes.
1. Directs all aspects, areas and components of the sports team.
2. Develop and oversee all aspects of the budget for the specific sports program.
3. Develop game/practice plans and communicate both verbally and in writing with current and potential students on various academic and social issues, etc. Provide verbal and written instruction to student-athletes on sport-specific skills and game-related tactics in one-on-one, small group, and large group sessions (i.e., during games, on-field practices and video review sessions). Comply with and uphold NCAA rules and guidelines and complete all necessary documentation.
4. Within guidelines issued by the athletic department, the Big East Conference, and the NCAA, perform work related to the recruitment and retention of student-athletes. Assess the abilities of potential student-athletes both in person and based on recommendations made by Assistant Coach seeking acceptance to the College. Such work requires exercise of independent judgment in scouting potential student-athletes.
Education and Experience Required:
- Bachelor’s Degree in related field from an accredited institution required.
- Significant intercollegiate playing and coaching experience in sport required.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills required.
- First aid and CPR Certification preferred.
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