Shippensburg University is currently seeking applications for the position of Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
This is a full-time, 12-month, non-teaching position which will assist the Head Men’s Basketball Coach in implementing a competitive NCAA Division II basketball program including, but not limited to: recruitment of qualified student-athletes with a commitment to academic success and the ability to relate to those student-athletes; compliance with University, Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference, and NCAA rules and regulations; scheduling; strength and conditioning and player development; scouting; budget management; summer sports camps; program promotion and public relations; fundraising; staff oversight; and other duties assigned by the Head Basketball Coach.
Shippensburg University employees value teamwork and collaboration, are dependable, take initiative, solve problems effectively, communicate clearly and support organizational change. University employees work closely with individuals of diverse backgrounds and race, as well as those of differing religious affiliations, sexual orientation and gender. They must possess good interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively with all members of the campus community.
Shippensburg University, established in 1871, is a comprehensive public university offering baccalaureate and master’s degree programs. Enrolling 8,250 students, the residential campus is located in scenic south central Pennsylvania. The campus is in close proximity to Harrisburg, PA and within a few hours drive of Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC. The University is noted for its strong sense of community, focus on students, sound fiscal condition, attractive campus, and strong alumni and community support.
Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree is preferred. Applicants must have two years of collegiate level basketball coaching experience. Applicants must possess effective communication skills and the demonstrated ability to work with a diverse population. Successful performance in an on-campus interview is required.