Helps the Head Coach develop and implement a sound and effective basketball philosophy. Participates in the identification, evaluation and recruitment of potential basketball student-athletes, requires extensive travel Prepares scouting reports and game plans. Analyzes opponents and Nyack personnel on film. Directs and coordinates with assistant coaches, practice schedules and meetings. Monitors the academic progress of assigned basketball student-athletes in the program. Coordinates the physical development of each student-athlete through appropriate condition, strength and practice sessions. Assists in the recruitment, employment and evaluation of assistant basketball coaches. Advises and counsels student-athletes academically, athletically and socially. May represent the College at Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference meetings. Assists in the coordination of travel arrangements for road trips. Represents themselves and their Faith as a Christian Coach Supports the mission and vision of the College and respects the College's Christian tradition. Performs other related duties as assigned.
A Faith in Jesus Christ. Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of collegiate basketball. Knowledge of the rules and regulations of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II and the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference as they pertain to collegiate basketball preferred. Coaching and playing experience at the collegiate level preferred. Demonstrated success in coaching basketball and recruiting quality student-athletes. Also must be able to demonstrate knowledge of the techniques, fundamentals and drills associated with basketball. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with administration ,colleagues, student-athletes and subordinates. Ability to analyze strengths and weaknesses of the basketball program and develop problem-solving solutions. Possess high energy level, strong work ethic, and a positive attitude. Good organizational and communication skills. Ability to represent the philosophy of Nyack College to alumni, members of the Nyack community, the media and prospective students. Skilled in the use of a personal computer and Microsoft Office Suite and film editing.
About Nyack College
Christian Liberal Arts institution, a member of the NCAA as a proud member of Division II, and a member of the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference. Nyack College is located at 2 Washington Street in lower Manhattan and 150 Bay Street, Jersey City, NJ and is a Conservative Christian College, that exists to exalt Jesus Christ and fulfill its mission by being, Socially Relevant, Academically Excellent, Globally Engaged, Intentionally Diverse and Personally Transforming. All employees have personal relationships with Jesus Christ and sign a statement of community life standards upon their hire.