Responsible for management and administration of all phases of the women’s basketball program, student-athletes and staff. Duties include, but are not limited to: coaching, recruiting qualified student-athletes including use of recruiting software (Front Rush), fundraising, camp operations, budget administration, team travel, developing community support for the program, monitoring academic progress of student-athletes, hiring and supervision of assistant coach, and other duties as assigned. Candidates will have additional duties based on departmental needs and successful candidate’s experience and qualifications.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
Minimum of five (5) years of successful women’s basketball coaching experience on the collegiate level or ten (10) years as head coach at the high school level.
Demonstrated priority of ensuring success of the student-athlete experience.
Proven accountability of student-athlete academic success.
Established leadership principles and integrity.
Ability to influence and motivate student-athletes.
Written and oral communication skills.
Demonstrated success recruiting high caliber student-athletes (character, academics, competitiveness).
Event planning, camp and/or clinic experience.
Ability to manage multiple tasks.
Ability to work weekends, evenings and travel.
Knowledge of NCAA rules.
Transferable skills, educational background, expertise or experience to serve the UW-Platteville Department of Athletics in coaching and in assigned secondary duties.
Proven success as a head coach or top level assistant at the college level.
Demonstrated recruiting ability in the Midwest (WI, IL, IA, MN, etc.).
Significant fundraising experience.
Previous DIII coaching experience.
Master’s degree in a Health and Human Performance related area with teaching experience on the collegiate level or a nationally recognized strength and conditioning certification.