Rider University, an NCAA Division I institution and member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) seeks an individual for the position of Assistant Coach for Women’s Basketball. The position will assist in planning and organizing in all phases of an NCAA Division I program. The main responsibility will be to assist the head coach in all aspects of a competitive Division I women’s basketball program. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, recruiting, scouting, player development, and practice planning. Off the court, duties will include community outreach, academic advising, summer camp, and equipment. Other duties to be assigned as needed.
The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds. Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.
Rider University has once again been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report 2018 and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category at number 34. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 382 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.
To apply for position no.116016, please visit RiderHires at http://rider.peopleadmin.com/postings/5077
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicap/disability, Vietnam-era/disabled veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other non-job related criteria.
Qualified candidate must possess a Bachelor’s degree, a Master’s degree is preferred. Ability to recruit, instruct and motivate college age student-athletes. Successful individual must be well organized with excellent interpersonal and computer skills. Strong recruiting contacts in the Northeast Region and a strong knowledge of and willingness to comply with all NCAA, MAAC, and University rules and regulations is required. Highly motivated and passionate candidates with previous coaching and/or playing experience are greatly preferred.
About Rider University
Rider University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer, as is reflected in its strong institutional commitment to the success and diversity of its students, staff, and faculty. Rider is committed to establishing a campus culture of respect and values individual and professional differences.