Northwestern College invites applicants for a full-time, 10-month position for a head women’s basketball coach. Responsibilities will include administration and promotion of the program in a manner consistent with the mission and goals of the Northwestern athletic department, directing practices, recruiting athletes and developing positive relationships with assistant coaches and athletes alike. This position will also involve responsibilities that may include teaching in the kinesiology curriculum or additional athletic department duties.
Red Raider athletics identify with the following core values that are consistent with the NAIA Champions of Character and the distinctively Christian mission of Northwestern College: Faith in God – Integrity – Respect – Responsibility – Sportsmanship – Servant Leadership.
A master’s degree in kinesiology is preferred, but all qualified candidates for the position will be considered. Applicants must possess excellent knowledge of the sport of basketball and have experience as a head or assistant coach at the college or high school level.
Northwestern College is affiliated with the Reformed Church in America and seeks to more fully reflect the cultural and ethnic diversity of the body of Christ in its faculty, staff, administration and students. Women and candidates from historically underrepresented groups are enthusiastically encouraged to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately until the position is filled. To apply, send letter of application, résumé and Northwestern College application form to:
Director of Human Resources • Northwestern College
Northwestern is a Christian college in the Reformed tradition, founded in 1882 and affiliated with the Reformed Church in America. We are committed to providing a Christian liberal arts education in the context of community among learners on campus and online. We offer bachelor's degrees in traditional and professional programs, as well as graduate degrees and certificate programs.
Our mission is to be a Christian academic community engaging students in courageous and faithful learning and living that empowers them to follow Christ and pursue God’s redeeming work in the world. Our vision is to be the leading Christian college focused on student success and Christ-centered work for the common good.