Job Title: Head Coach, Boys’ Varsity National Basketball FLSA Status: Exempt EEO Category: Professionals Position Summary: Engage, inspire and transform our student athletes through training, development, coaching, and mentoring both on and off the court. Responsibilities
Cultivate a varsity basketball program that is rooted in integrity, growth, learning, passion and teamwork.
Foster a program that inspires greatness through actions, words, behavior, and accountability.
Create a community environment encouraging parents, educators and admin to work together for the development of our student-athletes.
Establish training techniques with a track record of success in technical skills and character development.
Monitor the academics of student-athletes with an understanding of NCAA academic requirements.
Collaborate with College Counseling on the placement of all student-athletes for the best fit possible.
Build a highly competitive national game schedule. Explore opportunities for nationally televised games.
Deliver training workouts for pros & collegians, as well as youth camps.
Assure proper safety is maintained during all practices and games.
Adhere to all campus & company values, policies and business ethic codes.
Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Ability
Bachelor’s degree in physical education, sports management, business administration or a similar sports or business related field or the equivalent
Successful head coaching experience and a proven track record running all aspects of a program
Strong commitment to student-athletes
General Microsoft office computer skills with strong communication skills
Experience working with basic video technology such as editing, burning, and filming
Experience with college planning and placement process
Desire to work collaboratively with colleagues
Valid driver’s license with ability to drive for tournaments, games, travel
Physical Demands and Work Environment
Ability to work flexible hours to include nights, weekends and holidays is required
High energy environment that requires significant physical conditioning and endurance to execute programs properly
IMG Academy is the world-leading provider of integrated academic, athletic and personal development training programs for youth, adult, collegiate and professional athletes. Dedicated to helping individuals realize their true potential, IMG Academy offers innovative, comprehensive and customized training programs. IMG Academy’s expert instruction, proven training methodology and professional-gra...de facilities provide a challenging and motivating learning environment. This environment brings together individuals of all ages and backgrounds, providing the ultimate foundation for future success.IMG Academy offers a fully accredited Pre-k- 12 school, including Post Graduate offerings, providing both a supportive and challenging environment that brings out the best in our student athletes. Since 2009, nearly 60% of our graduates have committed to a D-1 University with an average of $1.2 million of total scholarships for freshmen year of college, per grad class.IMG Academy is located minutes from vibrant Sarasota and about an hour from the greater Tampa Bay area. Our location is nearby airports in Sarasota (15 minutes) and Tampa (1 hour), offering convenient access to our campus. IMG Academy is close to several of Florida’s top attractions, including Siesta Key, Busch Gardens, Walt Disney World and Universal Studios. Our location allows our athletes to train in an area that averages 260 days of sunshine per year and an average annualized temperature of 72.6 degrees.