Ithaca College invites applications for a Head Coach of Men’s Basketball to work closely with the head coach to develop and coach an NCAA Division III athletic team. Actively ensure compliance with all NCAA and Ithaca College rules and regulations; participate in establishing goals and objectives for each season; assessing overall standings, division rank, and identifying a strategy for improving and/or maintaining the team's national standings and the NCAA Division III ranking. Design and provide instruction on individual and team skills and physical health and safety to student athletes. The assistant coach participates in fundraising projects and other activities promoting the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics and will teach PALS courses and/or perform administrative responsibilities.
Ithaca College is a liberal arts institution, a member of the Liberty League, offering undergraduate education to its 4,500 undergraduate students and 470 graduate students.
We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive community and strongly encourage candidates from underrepresented groups to apply. In your cover letter, please highlight your experience with and commitment to supporting diverse and inclusive communities.
Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 5 years related experience. Master’s degree is preferred.
Cultural competence and effective communication skills are required.
Successful candidate will be self-motivated and possess the ability to recruit, teach and coach highly talented student-athletes who can succeed in a challenging academic environment.
Experience with using video breakdown, analysis, and analytics to improve team performance.
Demonstrated ability to develop, monitor, and reconcile various departmental and program budgets, extensive knowledge of various word processing, spreadsheet, and database software applications.
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills, and strong attention to detail are required.
Interested applicants must apply online at http://www.ithaca.edu/jobs/ and attach a resume, cover letter, and a list of three professional references. Questions about online application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000. Screening of applications will begin immediately.
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.
About Ithaca College
Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community, offers a learning experience that combines the best of the liberal arts and professional education.