ArlingtonTXRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Arlington jobs

Head Men's Wheelchair Basketball Coach

Company: University of Texas at Arlington
Location: Arlington
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Head Men's Wheelchair Basketball Coach (S03816P) Bookmark this Posting - Print Preview - Apply for this Job Posting Details Position Information Posting Number S03816P Position Title Head Men's Wheelchair Basketball Coach (S03816P) Department Campus Recreation Location Arlington Job Family Campus Recreation Position Status Full-time Work Hours Variable Work Schedule Monday-Friday; 8:00am-5:00pm.UTA currently requires periodic COVID -19 testing for all employeesOpen to External and Internal FLSA Salary $52,000.00 Duration Funding expected to continue Pay Basis Monthly Benefits Eligible Yes Job Summary This position is responsible for coaching and development for all aspects of the Movin Mavs wheelchair basketball team.Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coach Wheelchair Basketball arrange for daily practice, film and film systems and sessions, captains meetings, practice planning; recruit for future teams, negotiate and administer scholarship offerings to student athletes.
  • Team and Program management tournament and travel scheduling; outreach activities, scheduling and travel; coordinating interns for scheduling and internship projects; design/order team apparel; participate in campus committees and campus activities as representative of the program; design and implement other program activities; coordinate officials and volunteers for tournaments and special events; work with Dallas Wheelchair Mavericks, Dallas Lady Mavericks, Dallas Junior Mavericks and DFW Free Wheelers on equipment, scheduling, practices and clinics; host a Summer Camps and other events that will bring top prospects from around the United States and the world to the UTA campus.
  • Fundraising; Find and develop sponsors who are interested in supporting the Mission and Vision of the Movin Mavs Programs; Write thank you notes to sponsors and alumni, support donations and maintain sponsor, alumni and donor relationships. Develop and maintain Alumni recognition program.
  • Seek out and develop academic partnerships on campus for academic and research collaborations. Partner with research collaborations and projects for the growth of the program and the sport. Represent the program as a resource to on-campus, community and outside professional organizations.Required Qualifications
  • Bachelors degree from an accredited College or University. Experience with Head Coaching duties in Wheelchair Basketball.
  • Valid Class C Operators Drivers License.
  • Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
  • Marginal/Incidental duties: Occasionally drive a UTA vehicle.
  • Other functions as assigned.Preferred Qualifications
  • Masters degree in Coaching or related field. Two years experience with Head Coaching duties in Wheelchair Basketball.
  • Working knowledge of National Wheelchair Basketball Association.
  • History of successfully working with population of student with disabilities.
  • Good communication skills and understanding of pedagogy.
  • Proven ability to recruit student athletes.
  • CPR /First Aid Certification. International level coaching experience.
  • Excellent communication skills.Working Conditions Exposure to standard office conditions. Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation. Use of manual dexterity. Security Sensitive; criminal background check conducted. Require travel and work flexible hours.Special Conditions for Eligibility Working Title EEO Statement UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.Posting Detail Information Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date Open Date Review Start Date Open Until Filled Special Instructions to Applicants Requirement Questions Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
    • What is the highest degree you have obtained? (Please specify in your resume)
    • Associate's degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Masters degree
    • PhD or PsyD
    • How many years of experience do you have with coaching duties in Wheelchair Basketball?
    • 1 to 2 years
    • 3 to 5 years
    • More than 5 years
    • How many years of experience do you have working with students with disabilities?
    • None/less than 2 years
    • 2 to 3 years
    • 4 to 5 years
    • 6 years or moreDocuments Needed To Apply Required Documents
    • Resume or CV
    • Cover/Interest LetterOptional Documents

Keywords: University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington , Head Men's Wheelchair Basketball Coach, Education / Teaching , Arlington, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Arlington RSS job feeds