Head Women’s Basketball Coach – Minot State University

School: Minot State University
Position: Head Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division II
Conference: Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference

This position is responsible for creating and maintaining a successful Women’s Basketball program for the institution.  This position reports directly to the Director of Athletics, or his/her designee, keeping him/her abreast of all planning, organizing and development of the program.


Minot State University is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits package designed to meet the needs of employees and their families. The University offers fully paid family health insurance with a range of options for dental, vision, life insurance, disability, long-term care, employee wellness, retirement/pension, tuition waivers, professional development programs and much more.

Position Description & Details

Responsible for the overall leadership of the women’s basketball program.                                                            

Est. Time Allocation:  100%

  1. Formulate a successful philosophy to promote the educational welfare and sportsmanship of the student-athlete.
  2. Develop a competitive program that will represent the institution and community in a positive manner.
  3. Prepare yearly budget for the program.
  4. Purchase equipment and uniforms, and maintaining records of all purchases.
  5. Work with Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance and Student Life to ensure all players meet applicable eligibility requirements and prepare all necessary forms on a timely basis.
  6. Develop practice and competition schedule.
  7. Make all travel arrangements for team and recruiting.
  8. Conduct fundraising activities to supplement program budget.
  9. Conduct and direct instructional camps for area youth.
  10. Work with Assistant Director of Athletics for Communication and Media Relations on providing program information and statistics to media and fans via press releases, media guides, game programs and web site.
  11. Develop recruitment plan and actively recruit student athletes.
  12. Develop and actively participate in a plan to enhance public relations for the Women’s Basketball program.
  13. Track academic progress of student-athletes within the program
  14. Establish and maintain an ethical and moral code of behavior and living that is expected of all players within the program
  15. Develop practice schedules and teach the fundamental skills of the game.
  16. Follow all NCAA, conference and institutional policies.
  17. Actively participate in campus committees and forums.
  18. Support the philosophy and mission of the department and institution.
  19. Perform all other duties as assigned.

About Us

Located in north central North Dakota, Minot State University is a place where east meets west. Nestled on the northern edge of the Mouse River Valley, the campus stands at the heart of the “Magic City.” The city of Minot – nicknamed the “Magic City” for its phenomenal growth during the early 1900s – is a regional center for commerce, culture, healthcare, agribusiness and industry. Minot is home to Minot Air Force Base and is a key service provider in the burgeoning Bakken oil play that’s made North Dakota’s economy one of the strongest in the United States. Minot State University is a public university dedicated to excellence in education, scholarship, and community engagement achieved through rigorous academic experiences, active learning environments, commitment to public service, and a vibrant campus life. Our athletic programs participate in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference in the NCAA Division II.

Additional Information

Special Notation:

  1. Staff members have a duty to cooperate with and furnish the NCAA, the conference or institution with truthful and complete information concerning involvement in or knowledge of rules violations.
  2. A coach or staff member may be suspended or terminated if found to be involved in deliberate and/or serious violations of NCAA regulations
  3. Rules education, satisfactory rules knowledge and documenting compliance activities are mandatory and athletics personnel will be evaluated on their performance
Applicant Information:

Please follow link below for complete job description and application information.

Link: https://prd.hcm.ndus.edu/psc/recruit/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=2924146&PostingSeq=1
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