The Head Men's Basketball Coach will be responsible for the recruitment and coaching of student athletes. The Head Coach will be responsible for scheduling and overseeing all in and off season workouts, practices, scrimmages and games.
Additional Admission's Advisor duties as assigned.
UNIVERSAL CORE COMPETENCIES:
Advocate for Continual Improvement- empowering each other to identify opportunities for excellence.
Collaborate with Mutual Accountability- working together with a willingness to take ownership and account for our actions.
Champion Service- anticipating needs and create a welcoming, diverse, and inclusive environment.
Perseverance- commitment to excellence even in the face of adversity or delay in achieving success.
Lead- regardless of title, through positive influence.
Recruit to and coach intercollegiate men's basketball team.
Hire and supervise all assistant coaches in their sport related responsibilities.
Oversee athletic, academic and social development of basketball athletes.
Understand and comply with all NJCAA and ICCAC rules, regulations and bylaws.
Manage operations, fundraising and scholarship budgets.
Coordinate team travel.
Monitor academic progress and eligibility status of all program players.
Coordinate facility usage with other athletic programs including the Recreation Center.
Maintain required program records.
Attend local, state and college meetings that are necessary, or required in order to fulfill job expectations and requirements.
Coordinate and facilitate basketball camps.
Participate in all Athletic Department meetings and fundraising events.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Be able and willing to represent the College/department in the most positive manner with prospective, former and current students, clients, suppliers and the community we serve.
Ability to recruit athletes to the College.
Ability to read, understand and express oneself clearly and effectively in oral and written form.
Possess strong human relations skills. Ability to get along with diverse personalities.
Be a creative, energetic, and self-motivated individual with demonstrated leadership and organizational skills.
Welcome, value, and nurture people of all backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences, as well as support and promote an environment that accepts differences.
The statements contained herein reflect general details as necessary to describe the essential job duties/responsibilities and performance expectations of the job, which should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum of three years' experience in coaching applicable sport at the high school or college level.
Must have flexible hours to meet practice, games, and travel.
LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, OR REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED:
Must have a valid Driver's License.
Internal Number: 00232
About Kirkwood Community College
Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids is a globally recognized leader in higher education where learner success has always been a focal point. For more than 50 years, Kirkwood faculty and staff have cultivated a welcoming and motivating environment that meets students where they are, and helps them get exactly where they want to be. With one of the lowest tuitions in the state, more than 120 programs to choose from, flexible class offerings, and convenient locations across seven counties in Eastern Iowa, Kirkwood makes higher education more accessible for people in all walks of life. Through affordable, innovative educational training and many impactful community partnerships, Kirkwood hopes to continue strengthening the regional workforce for years to come.