Potomac State College (WVU Keyser), part of the West Virginia University system of campuses, located in Keyser, WV is seeking applications for an Assistant Women's Basketball Coach. This Assistant Coach will assist the head coach and athletics director in all daily operations of the PSC women's basketball team and also as needed in the Athletics Department.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
100% - Coaching Duties
Daily responsibilities of coaching their sport.
Run practices according to the athletic department mission.
Coach in games and travel with team.
Retention of student-athletes: Have a system in place for retention of student athletes on the two teams coached.
Academic responsibilities: Make sure players are making progress toward graduation.
Practice/Conditioning: Provide a year-round practice program that adheres to the rules set forth by NJCAA.
Discipline: Have a set of rules governing your team's behavior.
Media: Report scores/results to the media.
Equipment: Ordering, inventory, distributing, and collecting after season.
Fund-Raising: Organize fund raisers to supplement annual budget for team.
Camps: Conduct camps to promote program, community relations, and extra income for team.
Length of Assignment: 10 Months
Hours: 5.5 Hours/Week
Salary: $2500 (Annual)
One (1) year experience playing or coaching at the college level.
Ability to communicate well, both orally and in writing.
Thorough knowledge of the following computer programs: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel.
Thorough knowledge of office machinery.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to complete tasks that have set deadlines.
First aid and CPR certification.
Valid Driver's License
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West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer, and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.
Job Posting: Sep 1, 2020
Posting Classification: Non-Classified
Exemption Status: Exempt
Benefits Eligible: No
Internal Number: 210944
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West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land-grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship and offers high-quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU statewide includes campuses in Beckley, Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg and Morgantown – which has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America. WVU is an R1 Doctoral Research University (Highest Research Activity), one of only 115 nationwide. WVU offers 212 degrees throughout the 14 colleges and schools. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy and forensics. WVU researchers have helped confirm the existence of gravitational waves and uncovered diesel vehicle emissions discrepancies. Statewide, there are over 31,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide. WVU is reinventing West Virginia’s future by strengthening education, healthcare and broad-based prosperity.