Head Women's Basketball Coach Susquehanna University
About Susquehanna As a living, learning and working community, Susquehanna University affirms its commitment to being an engaged, culturally inclusive campus. As we seek to embody the rich diversity of the human community, we commit ourselves to the full participation of persons who represent the breadth of human difference. The university encourages candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. Susquehanna University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Susquehanna University is a national liberal arts college committed to excellence in educating students for productive, creative and reflective lives of achievement, leadership and service in a diverse, dynamic and interdependent world. Its more than 2,200 undergraduates come from 35 states and 22 countries, and all students study away through Susquehanna's unique Global Opportunities program. Susquehanna University's 325 acre campus, noted for its beauty, is located in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, 50 miles north of Harrisburg in the scenic Susquehanna River Valley, about a three hour drive from Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and New York City. For more information, please visit https://www.susqu.edu.
Position Summary Job Summary The Head Women's Basketball reports to the Director of Athletics. The primary task is to organize, recruit and develop successful Women's Basketball program in concert with the academic mission of the university. In addition, a secondary administrative responsibility will be assigned. Specific Responsibilities
Recruit quality student-athletes for the basketball program
Develop and conduct organized practices
Develop a schedule that includes representative and competitive contests
Develop and maintain sport budget
Counsel student-athletes in a positive manner
Coordinate fundraising opportunities for the basketball program, if appropriate
Fulfill a secondary administrative duty as assigned
Develop positive rapport with athletics staff, as well as SU community
Represent the university to various constituents in a professional manner
Required Qualifications Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Excellent speaking and writing skills necessary, as well as the ability to be a well-organized self-starter. Education Bachelor's degree in related field required. Experience Minimum of 3-5 years of basketball coaching experience required.
Preferred Qualifications Education Master's degree preferred. Experience Coaching experience at the college level preferred.
Special Instructions to the Applicant Review of applications will begin immediately and search may close prior to the listed closing date.