Strength and Conditioning Coach/Basketball Operations
Manhattan College, an NCAA Division I institution and member of the Metro-Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC), is seeking applications for vacant position of Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach
Manhattan College is accepting applications for a full-time (exempt) Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach to oversee operations for Men’s Basketball. The Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach will report directly to the Head Men’s Basketball Coach, and secondarily to the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach. The successful candidate must comply with all Athletic Department, NCAA regulations and Manhattan College Athletics Policies and Procedures.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities:
Although the successful candidate will be responsible for his/her own team, the philosophy and principles of the program must be aligned with that of the Strength & Conditioning department, the expectations of the Head Men’s Basketball Coach, and Manhattan College. The candidate will work closely with the sports medicine staff in providing injury rehabilitation, as well as with the sport coaching staffs to work towards goals of the program and each student-athlete. The candidate must be available for travel, practices, games, strength, conditioning and recovery sessions, warm-ups, meals, and on-campus recruiting visits to discuss the strength and conditioning program. This position requires working early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays.
Description of Job Duties:
The Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for Men’s Basketball is responsible for the following but not limited to:
strength and conditioning program design and implementation
body composition analysis, nutrition education and intervention
develop and maintain relative records and reports
reconciliation of supplements budget within the Men’s Basketball annual operating budget
organization of team meals, organization of team travel (bus reservations, departure/arrival times etc. in coordination with the Assistant Athletics Director of Finance)
weight room management and equipment maintenance
supervision of strength and conditioning staff including but not limited to interns and student-workers
staff education participation when not on the road with Men’s Basketball
other duties as assigned
Required qualifications: (1) Bachelor’s degree in exercise science, (2)a nationally recognized certification (SCCC) by the Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coaches Association and/or (CSCS) by the National Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association, (3)certified in AED/CPR and First Aid, (4)possess strong interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively with all members of the College community (5)a strong desire to be a basketball specific strength and conditioning coach.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree and previous coaching experience in the collegiate strength and conditioning setting. Previous program design and oversight of Men’s Basketball at the Division I level. Previous basketball playing or coaching experience at the high school or college level.
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Review of complete applications will begin immediately.
Manhattan College is an independent Catholic coeducational institution in the Lasallian tradition. We expect our faculty, administration, and staff to be knowledgeable about our mission and to make a positive contribution to the mission. Applicants from historically under-represented segments of the population are encouraged to apply, as well as those attracted to a college with a Catholic identity. We are committed to a diverse campus community. AA/EO Employer M/F/D/V