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Virginia Wesleyan College invites applications for the position of Full Time Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach. The position is full-time, 10 month, and begins immediately. Salary and benefits for the position are competitive.
Virginia Wesleyan College is a member of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III. Chartered in 1961, VWC is a four-year liberal arts college related to the United Methodist Church. Located on the border of Norfolk and Virginia Beach, our college is ideally positioned in a metropolitan area ripe with possibilities for personal and professional exploration. We seek an individual thoroughly committed to the ideals of a liberal arts education who will engage with the entire campus and will have a focus on supporting student-athlete success while working with a nationally recognized and extremely competitive men’s basketball program.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Must integrate into the philosophy of the Head Coach and work with him organizing and implementing a successful recruiting/retention plan, integrating the basketball program into the campus community, supervising practices/contests, understand and work withing the parameters of an operating budget, and managing the program in accordance with department/college/ODAC/NCAA rules and regulations. Additional duties will be assigned by the Athletic Director in collaboration with the Head Coach.
QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have a Bachelor's degree, Master's preferred, with at least four years of relevant experience. Candidates should possess excellent interpersonal and communications skills, and a commitment to the academic development of student-athletes. Experience in a residential liberal arts setting would also be beneficial.
Application: Send cover letter, resume including contact information for three references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Virginia Wesleyan College is an equal opportunity employer. The college offers employment, advancement opportunities, and benefits in a harassment-free environment on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, national origin, handicap, sexual orientation or covered veteran status.