Eureka College is a member of the NCAA Division III, the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, and the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference.
The Head Women's Basketball Coach is responsible for the daily functioning of the team which includes planning, organizing, instructing, directing, and managing a program exemplified by integrity. Organize and conduct practices to teach sport fundamentals and skills, game strategies, performance principles, and proper use of sports and training equipment. Must abide by Athletic Department, Eureka College, Saint Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC), Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III rules as applicable.
Eureka College is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving diversity within its administration, faculty, staff, and students.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four year college or university; or high school diploma/GED with related professional playing experience; Master’s degree desirable. 1-3 years game situation coaching in a sport at the high school, club, or college level; or multiple years of professional level playing or coaching experience. Collegiate level coaching and recruiting experience preferred.
Submit application (can be found at www.eureka.edu/employment), cover letter, resume, and list of 3 references electronically in WORD or pdf format to email@example.com (please put “Women’s Basketball” in the subject heading.) Written submissions may be sent to Human Resources, Eureka College, 300 E. College Avenue, Eureka IL, 61530.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Eureka College is a member of the NCAA Division III, the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, and the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference. Focused on “excellence in learning, service, and leadership,” Eureka currently has nearly 700 students enrolled in 23 undergraduate degree programs. The College was named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for three conse...cutive years, rated No. 1 in the Midwest on the US News “Great Schools, Great Prices” best value list twice, and is cited as one of fifty national “All-American Colleges” by the Intercollegiate Studies Institute. Chartered in 1855 by abolitionists who were members of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Eureka provides a non-sectarian liberal arts education and was the first college in Illinois and the third in the nation to admit men and women on an equal basis—equality of educational opportunity continues to be a focus of the College. Alumni include forty-two college presidents, seven governors and members of Congress, and the 40th President of the United States. The town of Eureka offers the ambiance of a small town combined with easy access to the amenities of metropolitan areas. Eureka’s mid-state region is Illinois’ largest business and commercial center outside Chicago. Nearby Peoria, Bloomington, and Normal, Illinois offer a wide range of cultural opportunities, with Chicago and St. Louis less than three hours away. Two private universities and a state university are within a 30 mile radius.