The Point Loma Nazarene University community is, and intends to be, a decidedly Christian community, as exhibited by our shared beliefs, corporate practices, and Christlike character.
To assist building and sustaining a dynamic program where the team maximizes potential and players demonstrate exceptional skills while fully committed to the mission and goals of the university.
Position: Part Time, less than 20 hours per week Benefit eligible: No
Time: Part time
Develop the team to reflect PLNU's mission, and readily demonstrate student development goals, athletic department objectives and overall program success.
Develop a spiritual focus consistent with university goals which will promote individual athletes spiritual growth, team involvement in service, worship, and involvement in athletic department activities that support the spiritual growth of all athletes.
Build a program that results in high retention and graduation rates while helping the student body enthusiastically embrace and support the team and its activities.
Target recruitment efforts to result in effective signings of student athletes who are institutionally compatible in lifestyle standards, academic expectations, committed to graduation and enhancing the PLNU identity.
Build a collegial environment in decision making and administrative effectiveness throughout the University campus and within the athletic department staff.
Perform additional duties as assigned.
Coaching experience and proven ability as a bench coach.
Ability to understand the complexity of student involvement in a Christian higher education setting and to mentor athletes to be successful in the total university experience.
Understanding of and commitment to the spiritual mission of Point Loma Nazarene University.
Ability to support and stimulate student athlete holistic growth and to generate activities which enhance athletes' potential academically, socially, emotionally, physically and spiritually.
Ability to relate effectively with students and student-athletes.
Demonstrated abilities in teaching basketball, recruitment and administration management.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS The work is primarily sedentary and may require sitting for extended periods of time. Use of computer equipment: computer keyboard, mouse, and monitor. Vision to read documents, e-mail and other correspondence, and reports on paper and computer monitor. Hearing and speaking to communicate effectively with others in person and by phone. Will also stand, stoop, push, pull, and lift up to 10 lbs throughout the day.
Point Loma Nazarene University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices or procedures. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide quality educational and employment opportunities, PLNU actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education.
At Point Loma Nazarene University, academics, faith, and community are all vital. Students benefit from this balanced approach to education and leave PLNU prepared to think, act, and contribute to the world. In addition to more than 60 undergraduate areas of study, PLNU offers graduate program regional centers throughout Southern California. PLNU serves more than 3,500 students.
PLNU is a community committed to calling. As a result of our mission to provide whole-person education in the context of our Christian faith, our faculty and staff are known for their excellence, regardless of their responsibilities or field.
We believe God calls all of us to participate in bringing about His Kingdom in a unique and deeply personal way. We also believe in pursuing calling together. Excellent work and meaningful relationships all belong to what we call vocation. Being part of a community full of individuals engaged in the same endeavor will set you up for a lifetime of weaving calling into who you are and everything you ever do.
Be part of something meaningful. Discover and cultivate your true potential. Be part of Point Loma Nazarene University.