Head Men’s Basketball Coach – Carroll University

School: Carroll University
Position: Head Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division III



  • Serve as head coach, counselor, educator and role model in order to foster the physical, intellectual, and social development of student-athletes. Actively engage in campus-wide activities and within the Student Affairs Division.
  • Maximize the physical talent of the basketball team through quality coaching, teaching, and the promotion of teamwork.
  • Follow all rules and guidelines set forth by the NCAA Division III, the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin, and Carroll University policies and procedures.
  • Display professional decorum and serve as a positive ambassador of Carroll University at all times.
  • Plan, organize and administer all in-season practice sessions for men’s basketball, and develop team playing schedule in coordination with the Director of Athletics and scheduling offices.
  • Collaborate with the Office of Admission during the recruitment process to maximize enrollment of quality students.
  • Retain student-athletes at Carroll University within the men’s basketball program through constant monitoring, advisement, and counseling.
  • Hire, manage and evaluate assistant coaches.
  • Maintain, manage and update equipment inventories for men’s basketball.
  • Assist with the management and maintenance of all game and practice facilities used by the men’s basketball program.
  • Develop a practice and competition schedule.
  • Maintain a positive presence both on-campus and within the local community.
  • Teach the skills and strategies necessary to improve student skills and increase their understanding of the sport of basketball.
  • Prepare and manage men’s basketball budget.
  • Work with University Advancement in securing external funding to support the men’s basketball program.
  • Perform other duties as requested, delegated or assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree required (Master’s degree preferred).
  • Prior coaching experience (Required).
  • Prior Head Coaching experience (Preferred).
  • Minimum of 5 years progressive coaching experience required (College level experience preferred).
  • Prior administrative experience (Preferred).
  • Experience in administering camps and clinics, and fundraising (Preferred).
  • Current valid Strength and Conditioning certification.
  • Current CPR and First Aid certification.

  • Be an enthusiastic person who will promote the University and its intercollegiate programs in a positive manner.
  • Possess the ability to function effectively with the coaching staff and the entire campus community as a collaborative team player.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Be sensitive to the needs of Division III student-athletes and possess an understanding of their overall educational goals as well of as the academic mission of the University.
  • Possess the ability to serve as a positive role model to student athletes and to demonstrate productive, professional behavior at all times.
  • Possess the ability to work within a diverse environment.
  • Candidates must be willing and able to support and advance the University mission.
  • Ability to work effectively with people regardless of their age, gender, race, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, ability, socio-economic background, or job type.

  • Working knowledge of the use of Excel spread sheets.
  • Understanding of budgeting and budget management processes as part of an administrative position.
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