Women's Basketball Head Coach - Department of Athletics (reposted)

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Staff Position
Closing Date: 
Friday, August 8, 2014
Date of Posting: 
August 4, 2014
Department of Athletics
Women's Basketball Head Coach (reposted)
Hours of Work: 


Commensurate with qualifications

As soon as possible to June 30, 2015 (Term may be reduced or extended depending on performance, available funding and departmental requirements)

The University of Prince Edward Island invites applications for the position of Women’s Basketball Head Coach.


The individual is responsible for the successful operation of the inter-university Women’s Basketball program including:
• Coaching the women’s Basketball Team
• Recruiting quality student athletes to the program
• Responsible for developing/implementing fundraising initiatives in support of the basketball program.
• Carrying out associated administrative duties

For a detailed position profile, please view the document found at the following link:  Women’s Basketball Head Coach position profile.


The successful candidate will possess
• a relative university degree and related coaching experience;
• effective interpersonal skills;
• ability to relate to students and administration;
• have the ability to work flexible hours, weekend work and travel;
• NCCP Certification a definite asset.

Previous applicants are advised there is no requirement to reapply for this position.  

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list, to be received no later than the closing date, via the link below. You can also apply in person to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment. Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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