The Assistant Director of Basketball Performance will assist the Director of Basketball Performance in preparing the student athletes at the University of Maryland for the rigor and demands of intercollegiate competition through the utilization of total athletic enhancement training. The primary function of this position will be the management of athletic performance preparation of the Women’s Basketball Program to include, but not limited to, the application of appropriate motivational techniques; instruction in safe and correct execution of all training parameters: proper movement preparation, power development, free weight exercises, plyometric training, energy system development and basketball relevant movement training. The position will also assist the Director of Basketball Performance in all aspects of player development for Men’s Basketball. Other duties as assigned by the Director will be contingent upon experience and qualifications.
To Apply: Submit applications electronically at https://ejobs.umd.edu. Search for position number 122101. For best consideration applications should include (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) names and contact information of at least three references. More information on Maryland Athletics can be found at www.umterps.com.
Best Consideration Date: Apply by May 16, 2018.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
Bachelor’s degree required. Must have a minimum of two years of collegiate strength and conditioning coaching experience. Certification from either the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCACSCS) or Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa) is required.
Master’s degree preferred. Minimum of 2 years experience in training Basketball student-athletes preferred. Functional Movement Screen (FMS) and knowledge of Applied Functional Sciences preferred. Experience with player monitoring, reporting and data analytics preferred.
Internal Number: 122101
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The University of Maryland is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and is located on a beautiful campus located eight miles north of the nation's capital in College Park, which was recently rated "Best place to Raise Kids in Maryland" by Bloomberg.com. The campus is also near Columbia, Maryland, which was listed as the #2 “Best Place to Live” by Money Magazine. The Athletic Program has won 20 national championships over the last 15 years and is a charter member of the Big Ten Conference. Currently, 78 of the University's academic programs are ranked in their respective Top 25 nationally.