The University of Bridgeport is seeking candidates for the position of Men's Basketball Assistant Coach (Part-Time). This position is located in Bridgeport, CT.
This position recruits, trains and provides guidance to members of the Men’s Basketball team in a manner which promotes the academic, athletic and social success of athletes and is consistent with the mission and goals of the University of Bridgeport Athletic Department.
Major Task, Duties and Responsibility:
Represent the University of Bridgeport and the Athletic Department in a positive manner with a high degree of integrity and quality. Promote and support the University of Bridgeport and its mission. Promote and support the University of Bridgeport Athletic Department’s program mission and goals. Assist with all aspects of the Men’s Basketball program; provides opportunities that challenge and support student-athletes to reach their full potential Adheres to and enforces all policies and procedures of the department and the University, as well as the rules and regulations of the NCAA, East Coast Conference, ECAC, and any other authorities that affect the intercollegiate athletic program Assist the head coach in planning and operation of the program. Provide leadership in implementation of the program. Perform duties as assigned by head coach and/or VP for Athletics
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent; advanced degree preferred;
Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
Coaching and /or participation at collegiate level preferred; demonstrated ability and passion to teach and demonstrate skills of basketball;
Ability to work weekdays, evenings and weekends;
Candidate must have a valid driver’s license and meet University of Bridgeport’sDriving Requirements;
Willingness to fundraise;
Ability to interact with all levels of the university community.
NOTE: The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed by the position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities of the position. You will devote your full time and best efforts to the performance of your various job duties and will observe any and all policies, rules and regulations that the University may now have or shall hereafter establish.
The University of Bridgeport offers career-oriented undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees and programs for people seeking personal and professional growth. The University promotes academic excellence, personal responsibility and commitment to service. Distinctive curricula in an international, culturally diverse supportive learning environment prepare graduates for life and leadership in an increasingly interconnected world. The University is independent and non-sectarian.