Head Women’s Basketball Coach – Jarvis Christian University

School: Jarvis Christian University
Position: Head Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NAIA
Level: null


· Bachelor’s degree in related field from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning

· Three years’ University basketball experience, preferably University coaching experience

· CPR and First Aid Certification or ability to obtain within six months

· Valid driver’s license and the ability to be insured to drive University vehicles required

· Knowledge of and ability to follow University policies and procedures

· Knowledge of intercollegiate baseball program

· Knowledge of and skill in use of computers and software applications, specifically Microsoft Office Skill

· Preparing, monitoring and maintaining budgets

· Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, and to relate to others in a professional, helpful manner

· Ability to relate to a diverse population and to maintain composure when faced with difficult situations

· Ability to effectively identify and resolve problems and to maintain strict confidentiality related to sensitive information

· Ability to analyze problems, identify solutions, and take appropriate action to resolve problems using independent judgment and decision making processes

· Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other department staff, faculty, students and the public


Seasonal Responsibilities

· Provides quality coaching and instruction to students participating in the women’s basketball program;

· Develops, implements, and teaches related basketball program curriculum;

· Plans, directs, and coaches an intercollegiate women’s basketball program that develops student/athletes’ fullest potential while being regionally competitive and ethically run;

· Supervises and coordinates basketball events and activities; attends scheduled basketball practices, classes, and all competitions

· Provides ongoing oversight of student athlete’s conduct both on and off the court;

· Assists with conflict resolution;

· Provides guidance with negotiating campus processes such as registration, financial aid, residence life;

· Develops an event management plan for each home game;

· Reviews institutional policy on accident reporting and insurance procedures

· Assists Athletic Director in ensuring that all students and prospects have had physicals

· Assists Athletic Director in creating, researching and formulating required reports

· Clarify to student athletes the Letter Award Policy

· Instruct team managers on proper care, maintenance of supplies, equipment, and facilities

Applicant Information:
Danielle Delint
Office of Human Resources
Jarvis Christian University
903-730-4890 x2901
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