Kansas Wesleyan University Men’s Basketball seeks a Graduate Assistant Coach who is motivated and competitive, looking for an incredible opportunity in college basketball and a contributing force to the program as a coach, recruiter, and program builder. This position would give great insight and training for KWU men’s basketball student-athletes, and a successful candidate is one willing to tirelessly recruit, as well as care for current student-athletes in the program in the area of academics, athletic performance, and overall well-being.
For complete job description go to: https://www.kwu.edu/about-kwu/job-opportunities
MINIMUM REQUIRED: Bachelor’s degree with qualifications (i.e., minimum 3.00 GPA) for admission to the MBA program.
MINIMUM REQUIRED: First Aid/CPR certification (must be active within 60 days of employment); NAIA Champions of Character Character-Driven Coaches online course (must be completed within 60 days of employment); Online Blood Borne Pathogen training (must be completed within 60 days of employment); Valid driver’s license.
MINIMUM REQUIRED: Playing or coaching college basketball experience
PREFERRED: College basketball coaching experience. Experience in recruiting. Experience with NAIA basketball programs.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, and ATTITUDES – KSAA’S:
Philosophical alignment with the mission and vision of Kansas Wesleyan University.
Demonstrable teamwork and team building skills.
Demonstrable priority setting and organizational skills.
Additional Salary Information: To be discussed during interview process.
About Kansas Wesleyan University
Situated on 28 beautiful acres in Salina, Kansas, Kansas Wesleyan University is a Methodist-affiliated liberal arts university, offering a high-quality education that prepares students for the workforce or graduate school. KWU’s close-knit community of faculty and staff are passionately student-centered and contribute to the education of KWU students as mentors, student job supervisors, advisors, and coaches. Located in Salina, Kansas—the retail hub of north-central Kansas—KWU offers employees a peaceful, community atmosphere in which to work. Salina, Kansas has a population of about 50,000, is a diversified economy and has garnered national attention for its quality of life and for being a great place to raise a family.