Assistant Coach, Womens Basketball

Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Apr 27, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time

Job Category : Admin or Professional Faculty

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Salary : Commensurate with experience and education

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Assistant Coach, Womens Basketball

George Mason University Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking an Assistant Coach, Womens Basketball to assist the Head Coach in organizing, developing and directing a Division I womens basketball program in accordance with the rules of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), the Atlantic 10 Conference and George Mason University. This is a full-time position reporting directly to the Head Coach, Womens Basketball. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Masons academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: Under administrative direction, the incumbent provides assistant coaching support in all aspects of the game including: * Administration of practices and conditioning program; * Formulation of schedules; * Travel arrangements; * Budget considerations; * Assess talent and recruit quality of prospective student-athletes; * While on campus, promote Intercollegiate Athletics as an integral part of the university; and * Assist the Head Coach in monitoring student-athletes performance in meeting academic eligibility criteria and furthering the success of the team, both athletically and academically.

Required Qualification: * Advanced degree, or training and work experience at a level that equates to an advanced degree.

Preferred Qualifications: * Skill in coaching a basketball program at the college and/or university or professional level; * Knowledge of fundamental mechanics and techniques of basketball sports competition; and * Demonstrated commitment to compliance and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number FA082z at http://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references. This position is subject to a criminal background check.

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George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report Up and Coming spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Masons diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

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Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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