Northland College, an NCAA Division III institution located in Ashland, Wisconsin, is seeking a Head Women's Basketball Coach. The Head Women’s Basketball Coach has the responsibility for the overall operation of the women’s intercollegiate basketball program in accordance with Northland College, Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC), and National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) regulations. The head coach must have a commitment to the philosophy of providing a competitive NCAA Division III women’s basketball program that emphasizes the educational welfare of its student athletes. The position has additional duties in the Athletics Department.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
Organize, in conjunction with the director of athletics, all aspects of the women’s basketball program including facilities, competitions, practice schedules, and team operations.
Serve as a recruiter for the women’s basketball program, identifying and evaluating students who are a fit for the institution and organizing their recruitment in conjunction with the Office of Admissions.
Act as an ambassador of the College, conducting oneself in a positive manner to heighten the awareness of the institution to all of its constituents.
Follow all institutional, UMAC, and NCAA regulations regarding women’s basketball in particular and athletics in general.
Project and promote an inclusive education with the highest standards where student athletes are empowered to lead lives of personal significance and professional success.
Operate within the mission of the College and Athletics Department to ensure a full NCAA DIII student athlete experience.
Build successful relations with alumni.
In collaboration with facilities, maintenance, and the women’s basketball program, manage all aspects and upkeep of Kendrigan Gymnasium.
Communicate professionally and proactively within the College community and beyond.
Schedule contests and work with conference office on scheduling game officials.
Take the NCAA test on regulations and rules.
Recruit to expected roster size.
Promote and perform fundraising activities including public speaking and participating in Athletics Department friend and fundraising events.
Manage budget in collaboration with Athletics Department administration.
Annually declare and receive approval from the director of athletics and College president for all outside income.
Other duties as assigned by the director of athletics and the Office of the President.
Interested candidates can apply at: https://www.northland.edu/job/head-womens-basketball-coach/
Northland College is an NCAA Division III institution located in Ashland, Wisconsin along the shores of Lake Superior. Northland College competes in the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference and the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Northland College sponsors 14 varsity athletic programs.