University of the Incarnate Word is a Catholic institution that welcomes to its community persons of diverse backgrounds, in the belief that their respectful interaction advances the discovery of truth, mutual understanding, self-realization, and the common good.
The Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach will serve in all phases of a competitive men’s basketball program. This position is considered a “Responsible Employee” under University of the Incarnate Word’s Sexual Misconduct Policy with reporting responsibilities as set out in the policy.
The Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach is responsible for assisting with various team operations such as recruiting, player management, overseeing laundry, academic monitoring, advising & counseling office, promotion activities, and any administrative duties of the Men’s Basketball program as assigned by the Head Coach. This position is responsible for conducting any duties or activities with integrity and within the rules of the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA), the Southland Conference, University of The Incarnate Word, and the UIW Athletics Department.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
Must exhibit good judgment in advising and counseling student-athletes. Be able to identify and participate in resolution of departmental/institutional problems with continuous quality improvement as a goal. Enhance team effectiveness through dependability. Follow the Mission of the University. Ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures. Employee shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of the University, the Conference, and the NCAA.
Required Work Experience
Three years of coaching experience at High School or University level.
UIW is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment, without regard to race, color, national origin, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sex, gender, age, or religion (except in limited circumstances when religious preference is both permitted by law and deemed appropriate as a matter of University policy).
About University of the Incarnate Word
Founded in 1881 by the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, UIW is the largest Catholic university in the state and the fourth largest private university in Texas. The University of the Incarnate Word's (UIW) main campus is located in the prestigious Alamo Heights area with locations throughout San Antonio, a presence in Corpus Christi and campuses in both China and Mexico. With over 130 years of tradition, Incarnate Word is known not only for its academic excellence but for its diversity and personal attention to the over 10,900 students who call UIW home.
UIW is ranked No. 1 nationally among faith-based universities in the conferring of bachelor’s degrees to Hispanics by the Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazine, and No. 6 nationally among all private, not-for-profit universities.
UIW has consistently been chosen as one of the “Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education and has made the national Top 10 Honor Roll in the medium-sized classification for universities over the last several years.
At UIW, students can choose from a variety of interesting and challenging majors including biology, business administration, nursing, rehabilit...ative science, vision science, education and computer graphic arts. Also known for its esteemed music program, UIW boasts six musical ensembles and the very popular Cardinal Marching Band. In all, UIW offers more than 90 undergraduate, graduate, Ph.D. and professional programs including pharmacy, optometry, and physical therapy. With small classes, students receive one-on-one attention and build relationships that extend beyond the classroom.
UIW Students can study abroad in nearly 140 "sister schools" in a variety of 44 countries while earning academic credit hours towards their degree. Various countries include China, Taiwan, Japan, Mexico, Chile, Peru, Australia, Italy, New Zealand, Brazil, England, Germany, France, and Thailand.