The University of Illinois at Chicago, a member of the Horizon League who competes at the Division I level in 20 sport programs is accepting applications for 1 position - Full Time (12 Month) Assistant Coach – Men’s Basketball (Operations-DBO). Candidate must have demonstrated coaching success at the collegiate or professional level with two years of experience and be able to assist the Head Varsity Coach with coaching, recruiting, scheduling, traveling and running camp programs when applicable, monitoring student athlete academics, budget management and public relations. The primary function of the position is to contribute to the design and development of a quality Division I sports program in accordance with institutional and NCAA rules, policies and procedures. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with practices, game management, and fundraising and other duties assigned by the Head Varsity Coach. For fullest considerations, apply online using the following link: https://jobs.uic.edu/default.cfm?page=job&jobID=82928 by August 3, 2017. Faxed, emailed or mailed copies of resumes will not be accepted as an application for these openings. If you wish to apply, you must complete the online application and upload all necessary and relevant documents. The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of contingent offer of employment. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred in field related to Physical Education, Recreation, Kinesiology, and/or Sports Management. Direct knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations required. A minimum of two years of athletic coaching experience required. Strong interpersonal, management and communication skills.