The College of Saint Rose is a dynamic institution of higher education, enrolling nearly 4,000 students. Located in the City of Albany, the heart of New York State's Capital Region, the College is an independent, coeducational institution, with dedicated faculty, administrators, and staff, all focused on transforming the lives of our students. Through a strong liberal education curriculum, and professional programs, Saint Rose serves four-year, transfer and graduate students in undergraduate, graduate degree and advanced certificate programs in four academic schools: Arts and Humanities; Business; Education; and Mathematics and Sciences. The College is preparing to celebrate its Centennial in 2020 with the launch of the 2016-2020 Strategic Plan which focuses on global connectedness, student success and fostering creativity and innovation.
Guided by the values of our founders, the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Carondelet, the College is proud of its mission of service to the urban community. As an institution that values inclusion, we seek to attract and employ individuals who reflect the cultural diversity found within our student body, and across the nation and globe.
This position assists the Head Coach in all aspects of coaching a Division II Men's Basketball team with the goal of developing a regionally and nationally competitive program.
Assist the Head Coach in recruiting talented high school and transfer student athletes consistent with NCAA and conference rules. This includes attending high school, summer and JUCO games, and viewing recruits' film to identify prospects.
Assist the Head Coach in implementing a training program that advances individual skill development and team performance.
Provide quality coaching and instruction during in-season practices and competition as well as pre-season and off-season conditioning activities.
Manage all opponent scouting reports, including preparing a written template and film edit for each opponent.
Assist with travel arrangements for away contests.
Assist with monitoring academic progress of student-athletes.
Assist with the management of College-hosted NE10 and NCAA events.
Participate in department's fundraising activities.
Assist with community service programs and events.
Help foster involvement of the program alumni with the team.
Exhibit the highest standards of professional conduct regarding compliance with institutional policies and procedures and adherence to the rules and regulations of athletic governance organizations of which the College is a member.
Maintain a good working relationship with all staff, student-athletes and external constituents through a positive and constructive approach to all assignments and respectful collaboration.
Actively participate in Athletics Department meetings and support all Saint Rose athletic programs.
Participate in the Athletics Department's special events and initiatives as designated.
Home game management duties for other sports as assigned while out of season.
Participation in intercollegiate basketball at the varsity level
Minimum of two years' experience coaching at the college or high school level
Experience with recruiting and/or monitoring academic progress of student-athletes is preferred.
Strong interpersonal, organizational and time management skills
Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with diverse constituents
Intermediate-level computer skills using a Windows-based operating system, MS Word, Excel and Outlook
Current Driver's License, with no more than 2 moving violation convictions and/or accidents within the past 40 months to meet the requirements for driving College vehicles.
Possess or ability to obtain Annual First Aid/CPR/AED Certification
This is a full-time, full-year position.
In addition to a salary, compensation includes comprehensive health and dental benefits, generous time off, a tuition remission plan for employees and eligible dependents, a 403(b) retirement plan and wellness programs including the use of our fitness center.
The College of Saint Rose values diversity and abides by federal, state and local law in admissions, employment and all services and programs provided. It does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion/creed, disability, age, national/ethnic origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, marital status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or any other condition established by law.
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