Team Nikos Basketball Academy is a dynamic and rapidly growing youth basketball organization based in Ladera Ranch, California. Our mission is to dramatically improve the skill and basketball IQ of every player throughout the course of each season. We place a tremendous amount of confidence in playing basketball the way it was meant to be played, with skilled and intelligent players forming together as one to create a successful team. Our motto is “One Team One Unit — One Unit One Team”. Team Nikos strongly believes in teaching the game and helping players develop both on and off the court.
We are looking for dedicated, qualified and experienced coaches who love coaching the game and working with youth athletes from 2nd Grade through High School. Qualified candidates will have a high level of knowledge of the game of basketball, excellent communication skills, and a proven ability to maintain positive relationships with parents. College playing experience is highly recommended but not mandatory.
Our season runs from September through August (12 months).
*****Must ALREADY live within a reasonable commute distance to Ladera Ranch, California. Out-of-state applicants will NOT be considered.
*****If you do not have a resume to provide with your application, you must provide a detailed cover letter that details your experience with coaching youth basketball. Applications that DO NOT provide this additional information will not be considered.
Must be able to coach practices two (2) times per week (5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Ladera Sports Center in Ladera Ranch,Ca. (Tuesday/ Thursday team practice 5pm to 8pm at Ladera Sports Center in Ladera Ranch,Ca.
Must be able to coach at tournament games on average two (2) weekends per month (4 to 5 games over the course of both days, Saturday-Sunday and occasionally on a Monday holiday).
Must attend and help run our Skills Academy on Monday/Wednesdays evenings from 5pm-7pm
Must be able to attend the weekly coaches' meeting every Thursday at 8:15 pm, following team practice.
Job Type:Part-Time; Contract
Monthly stipend:$300.00 to $600.00 per team per month (maximum of 2 teams).