Assistant Coach Men’s Basketball (2 Positions) – Division of Intercollegiate Athletics (4363)

first_imgPrimary FunctionAssist head coach in coaching student-athletes, implementation andinstruction of game strategy, recruiting prospectivestudent-athletes, monitoring student-athlete academic progress,program organization, managing travel, managing student-athletescholarships and overseeing the discipline, conduct and image ofthe sport program and student-athletes of a major university sportprogram in conjunction with other departmental responsibilities asassigned.Duties and Responsibilities (generally)This is a professional coaching position and all of the duties ofthe position must be conducted in adherence with the policies,rules and regulations of affiliated national, regional and stateintercollegiate athletic associations, the Mid-American conference(or subsequent member conference) and the university.Minimum Required Qualifications for this positionBachelor’s Degree.Minimum of 5 years collegiate coaching experience.Minimum of two years teaching basketball skills, game and trainingstrategies, and progressions.Minimum one year experience with scouting reports, assisting indaily practice, and individual player relationship.Specialty Factors (Additional Required Qualifications)Education and Experience PreferredMaster’s degree.Experience with Sportcode and Synergy software programs.Coaching experience with a Division I, II, or III basketballprogram.Former Division I, II, or III basketball student-athlete.List the knowledge, skills, and abilities critical to theperformance of this position.Ability to communicate with and relate well to student-athletes,coaching and department support staff.Ability to effectively communicate through oral, written andelectronic forms.As a staff member within the Department of IntercollegiateAthletics, you are responsible for knowledge of and compliance withNational Collegiate Athletics Association ( NCAA ) regulations,both those general in nature and those which apply directly to yourposition’s responsibilities. Strict adherence to all applicablegoverning policies, procedures, and regulations of the NCAA isrequired and is a condition of your employment.Working Hours8-4:30pm, some weekends and nightsMinimum Pay Rate (Hourly or Monthly)$70,000 – $85,000Hiring Rate InformationActual hiring rate is commensurate with experience, education, andinternal equity; position includes a robust benefits package toeligible applicants.Posting Date04/23/2021Closing Date05/03/2021Priority Review DateSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsPlease submit application and documents through NIU onlineemployment system at materials include:1. Cover Letter2. Resume3. List of 3 References4. Transcripts (unofficial, with official required at hired)Applications must be received by 5pm Monday, May 3, 2021. Pleasecontact Lisa DeRango at [email protected] for questions.Link to Department Homepagewww.niuhuskies.comPhysical DemandsEEO StatementIn accordance with applicable statutes and regulations, NIU is anequal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basisof race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, religion, age,physical and mental disability, marital status, veteran status,sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, politicalaffiliation, or any other factor unrelated to professionalqualifications, and will comply with all applicable federal andstate statutes, regulations and orders pertaining tonondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action.The following person has been designated to handle inquiriesregarding the non-discrimination policies:Ethics and Compliance Officer, Title IX CoordinatorHealth Services [email protected] Background Check RequiredYesVisa PolicyIn compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be requiredto verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States andto complete the required employment eligibility verificationdocument form upon hire.ADA AccommodationNIU remains committed to ensuring that its recruitment andapplication procedures include full opportunities for applicantswith disabilities. Employment opportunities will not be denied toanyone because of the need to make accommodations for a person’sdisability during either the application or interview process. Anapplicant who believes they require an accommodation to participatein the employment process due to a disability may request thataccommodation through the Accommodation Request Form . For further assistance,please contact the office of Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunityand Education ( AAEOE ) at [email protected] .Clery Act InformationNIU provides information regarding campus security, personal andfire safety, including topics such as: crime prevention, emergencyresponse procedures and crime reporting policies, in addition tocrime and fire statistics for the most recent three calendar years.The Annual Security Report containing security and safetyinformation is available at or bycontacting the University Police Department and Public SafetyDepartment at 815-753-9628 to receive a hard copy. The Annual FireSafety Report is available at orby contacting the Environmental Health and Safety Department at815-753-0404 to receive a hard copy.Quick Link QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsResume/Curriculum VitaeCover LetterList of ReferencesOptional DocumentsMilitary Discharge Documents ONLY(DD214/DD215/NGB22/DD256)Transcripts (unofficial with official required at hire)last_img