| NOTICE OF POSITION VACANCY University of Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics |
POSITION: Head Varsity Coach – Women’s Basketball 12 Month athletic service basis, 100% Academic Professional Appointment
PRIMARY FUNCTION: Responsible for planning, development and administration of all phases of the Women’s Basketball program
RESPONSIBILITIES: Head Coach will be responsible for the following:
• Identify, evaluate and recruit student-athletes to the University of Illinois. • Responsible in all areas of team performance including pre-season, post-season training, practice and competition • Work closely with support staff for both peak performance of the athletes as well as their development academically and socially. • Oversee strength and conditioning activities, academic and medical issues. • Hire and supervise all assistant coaches and support staff • Organization, planning and conduct of safe team training, practice and conditioning activities. • Participate in fundraising events, community events, promotions and marketing opportunities associated with the sport. • Produce a quality team capable of a representative win/loss record as determined by University Administration • Work compatibly and cooperatively with the staff and personnel in the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics. • Represent University at national, regional, state, and local professional organization events. • Supervise all operations including but not limited to NCAA paperwork, scheduling, academic monitoring, travel plans, equipment, marketing and budget management. • Maintain knowledge of, and compliance with, specific NCAA, Big Ten Conference and institutional rules that relate to this position is required. • Adherence to the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics Coaches Code of Conduct.
Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Starting Date: As soon as possible following completion of search.
Application: To receive full consideration, application materials must be received by March 21, 2017. Applications not submitted through https://jobs.illinois.edu will not be considered. Candidate must upload a letter of application and resume. Online application will require the names and contact information for three references. For further information regarding application procedures, contact: Maria Woods, Senior Associate Athletic Director, email@example.com.
Interviews may take place prior to closing date, but no selection will be made until after closing date.
The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Illinois is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability or criminal conviction history. Illinois welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. (www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu).