The head basketball coach will work within the framework of the Evangel University mission statement and the goals of the Evangel Athletic Department to:
Influence the Christian growth of all student-athletes
Influence all student-athletes to graduate with a professional degree
Develop comprehensive and strategic plans for all phases of the program including, but not limited to: budget preparation, recruiting, strength and conditioning, practice and game plans, and developing team culture.
Recruit high-level student-athletes who will pursue the university’s mission
Execute other athletics program-related tasks as assigned by the Director of Athletics
INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICATION:
Attach a RESUME and COVER LETTER to the online application. Applicants must also submit two professional letters of reference and one pastoral letter of reference prior to being considered for the position. After you have answered all the questions, please review your answers and PRINT if you desire a copy.
•Bachelor’s degree or equivalent educational degree required, master’s degree preferred
•A working knowledge of the guidelines and policies governing recruiting the sport of basketball within the NAIA.
•Possess the qualities that reflect the standards of conduct and lifestyle of the Assemblies of God fellowship.
•Experience coaching at the collegiate level preferred
•Ability to coach, teach and motivate student-athletes in a Christian-collegiate environment.
•Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative environment.
•Strong communication skills.
About Evangel Unviersity
Evangel University is a comprehensive Christian university committed to excellence in educating and equipping students to become Spirit-empowered servants of God who impact the Church and society globally. Located in Springfield, Missouri, Evangel offers more than 100 academic programs.