Trinity Christian College Athletics is seeking a Head Women’s Basketball Coach. This is a full-time exempt position reporting to the Associate VP for Student Life and Athletics.
The ideal candidate will possess a well-rounded set of skills that include a demonstrated ability to recruit, instruct, and develop student athletes; to develop a competitive athletic experience; to create and implement camps/community initiatives; to effectively lead and supervise coaching staff. These will best be evidenced by prior collegiate or high-level coaching.
The college is seeking candidates who are professing Christians and are committed to excellence in athletics. Candidates should support the goals of a Christian liberal arts education and demonstrate a mature articulation of faith in athletics.
Required qualifications include a completed bachelor’s degree (a completed master’s degree is preferred) and previous full time leadership and coaching experience.
Review of application materials will begin March 20 and will continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, interested applications should submit (upload) all of the following:
A brief cover letter and a professional resume,
A brief written statement (no more than 500 words) that describes his/her Christian faith commitment and how it is expressed through involvement with the body of Christ and participation in a local church, and
A brief written statement (no more than 500 words) that describes his/her desire and demonstrated capacity to work in a Christian liberal arts college with a commitment to diversity. See Trinity’s mission statement for context: http://www.trnty.edu/About-Us/mission.html
A brief written statement that describes how he/she might work toward the college’s purpose and outcomes for student life and athletics through his/her coaching. These purpose and outcomes are:
To cultivate a community in which student [athletes] flourish as they encounter the Triune God with their whole lives and discover the joy of their vocation. We embody this purpose in our work in confident hope that all students – blessed by God, redeemed by Christ, and equipped by the Spirit – will:
Communicate about their emerging vocation as a joyful response to God’s calling
Participate in creative and redemptive activity that develops community
Demonstrate a growing maturity that expresses itself in consistency between belief and behavior
Engage in diverse communities
Tell the story of who they are and how they are being formed in Christ
Internal Number: 7082934595
About Trinity Christian College
Trinity Christian College is a four-year liberal arts college located in Palos Heights, Illinois, a suburb twenty miles southwest of Chicago.