William Penn University strives to create a vibrant learning community for all its members, including students, staff, and faculty. To help foster that community, a Coach will lead by example and develop others’ leadership capabilities, employ relevant technologies, and actively demonstrate the Quaker virtues of simplicity, peace-making, integrity, community, and equality.
-Assist to administer your program to be in total compliance with William Penn, NAIA and Conference regulations and policies. -Monitor and submit all required documentation to the Compliance Officer and NAIA to assure eligibility for student-athletes. -Maintain the scholarship average designated by the University for all student-athletes in your program with direction from the head coach. -Coordinate and oversee an ethical process for recruiting and retaining student-athletes for your program. Each program is required to maintain FTE numbers as established by the University. -Attend all athletic department meetings. -Coordinate all team travel plans with the head coach and Transportation Director in a timely manner -Assist the SID with news releases, media guides and other team related materials -Be a positive role model for your team and monitor discipline guidelines with your team. -Assist with an updated annual inventory of equipment, uniforms and supplies. -Monitor attendance and academic performance of your team members. -Consistently communicate with Admissions with your recruiting information. -Conduct yourself in a professional manner and display good sportsmanship at all times -Work with the Champions of Character Representative to assure that your program is fulfilling NAIA guidelines. -Cooperate and communicate with the Athletic Training Staff. -Be loyal and supportive with the Athletic Department staff, -Administration and Faculty. -Assist with supervision of other home activities as assigned. -All other duties as assigned by the Head Coach and Athletic Director.
Reports to: Women’s Head Basketball Coach
Demonstrated talent in building cohesive teams
Independent decision making, ability to exercise good judgment, and use of critical thinking skills
Ability to work in an environment of shifting priorities, frequent interruptions, hectic pace, and interaction with students, staff, alumni, and the public
Good written and oral communication skills
Ability to handle highly confidential matters and materials with discretion
Ability to work independently and as a team member to complete assigned tasks and meeting deadlines
Organizational skills, time management, relationship building, and communication skills essential
Ability to recruit quality student-athletes and retain them.
About William Penn University
William Penn University strives to create a vibrant learning community for all its members, including students, staff, and faculty. To help foster that community, coaches will lead by example and develop others’ leadership capabilities, employ relevant technologies, and actively demonstrate the Quaker virtues of simplicity, peace-making, integrity, community, and equality