Head Coach – Women’s Basketball – PT

first_imgQUALIFICATIONS: HEAD COACH – WOMEN’S BASKETBALL- PTRICHARD J. DALEY COLLEGEPrimary Objective: The Head Coach oversees anintercollegiate athletic team and provides leadership in thedevelopment and evaluation of the team and individualstudent-athletes. Provides dynamic, strategic and visionaryleadership designed to enhance student success through the focus onan “Academics-first Agenda.”DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Completion of a Bachelor’s degree required, preferably inPhysical Education or a related field, supplemented by 4-6 years ofcoaching and/or collegiate/professional playing experience, or anequivalent combination of training and experience.Must be familiar with standard concepts, practices andprocedures within a particular sport.Coaching Certification Preferred.First Aid Certification Preferred.Current CPR/AED Certification by the American Heart Associationor the Red Cross Required.Excellent interpersonal, organizational, planning andleadership skills required.Must be able to serve as a positive role model for youngadults.Must be familiar with NJCAA rules and regulations. OTHER INFORMATION:Coaches are hired on a season by season basis. A reasonable effortis made to assure future coaching assignments to those coaches whohave had a history of successful academic and athletic teamperformances at City Colleges of Chicago.All coaching assignments are conditioned on sufficient teammembership. Once a season starts, the Head Coach is expected tocomplete the season.Approved by Compensation & Classification 4/9/12JB/ja 04/2012FLSA updated to match PS 12-18-13center_img Recruits student-athletes for participation in intercollegiateathletics. Cooperates with the academic advisers to support theacademic progress of the student-athlete.Implements the District wide Athletic Department strategyfocused on an “Academics-first Agenda” designed to increasestudent-athlete success and assists the campus Athletic Director inmonitoring student athlete academic progress. Ensures that athletesreach their academic goals by monitoring class attendance andensuring that they receive academic support as necessary.Assists players in reaching highest athletic potential possiblethrough athletic training and leadership skills. Recruits, counselsand advises students with respect to athletic performance and otherpersonal development issues. Prepares the student athletes forcompetition through planning and conducting well organizedpractices and contests. Directs the identification and recruitmentof new players to the program, including traveling to regional highschool and club basketball events and showcases.Enforces and maintains an athletic program policy of educatingand graduating student athletes. Works closely with the AthleticDirector and Dean of Students, and other school administrators,faculty and staff to assure student athletes are academicallyeligible for a given sport.Plans and directs the training of student athletes, andassesses individuals’ abilities and skill level to determineappropriate team position. Conducts in-season and off-season teampractice and conditioning programs including skills training andweight and conditioning training.Assists in assuring compliance with National Junior CollegeAthletic Association (NJCAA) rules and regulations for the specificsport. Closely monitors academic, conduct and physical requirementsfor each student athlete. In collaboration with the campus AthleticDirector, completes and maintains records and statistics foraccurate, mandatory reporting to the NJCAA and regional regulatoryagencies.In collaboration with the campus level Athletic Director,prepares and manages the budget for a specific sport.Confers with the District Office of Intercollegiate Athleticsand the Campus Athletic Director prior to conducting auxiliaryfundraising activities.In coordination with the District Office of IntercollegiateAthletics, campus level Athletic Director and Dean of StudentServices, recruits, interviews and recommends the hiring andtermination of Assistant Coaches.In collaboration with the District Office of IntercollegiateAthletics and campus level Athletic Director develops and buildsrelationships with four year institutions.Assists in the development and implementation of meaningfulprofessional development activities designed to enhance the skillsof all Athletic Department personnel.Enforces the District/college’s academic, student and athleticcode of conduct. Supervises the student athletes during practice,contests, and travel. May drive college vehicles or college leasedvehicles to and from scheduled contests.Calls, texts or emails results of contests to the SportsInformation Assistant by 10:00 AM the next business day, andsupplies information to the Director of Athletics that can be usedfor publicity purposes.In cooperation with the campus Athletic Director and FacilitiesCoordinator, schedules pre-season, season and other games andtournaments. Trains, practices and coaches in league, conferenceand tournament play.Coordinates the care and reporting of incidents and injuries tothe appropriate College and District personnel.Prepares a season summary and ensures student honors withinconference, region, and other athletic governing bodies arerecommended and advocated.Adheres to CCC Customer Service Excellence standards.Performs related duties as assigned. Completion of a Bachelor’s degree required, preferably inPhysical Education or a related field, supplemented by 4-6 years ofcoaching and/or collegiate/professional playing experience, or anequivalent combination of training and experience.Must be familiar with standard concepts, practices andprocedures within a particular sport.Coaching Certification Preferred.First Aid Certification Preferred.Current CPR/AED Certification by the American Heart Associationor the Red Cross Required.Excellent interpersonal, organizational, planning andleadership skills required.Must be able to serve as a positive role model for youngadults.Must be familiar with NJCAA rules and regulations.last_img read more