Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach | Eastern University

Position Summary

The Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach will assist with all aspects of the program and support the Head Coach both on and off the court. The Assistant Coach will work tirelessly to recruit, coach, teach, and form relationships with our student-athletes during their time on campus. Will also be responsible for oversight and development of a JV program. Ability to engage in fundraising opportunities both on and off campus for the betterment of the team and University.

Position Responsibilities

Oversight of a JV program with a roster minimum of 15 student-athletes.

Attend recruiting events as assigned by the Head Coach.. Recruit student athletes who embody Eastern’s core mission and values.

Able to work all campus and prospect camps as signed by the Head Coach.

Able to communicate well with peers and Head Coach.

Assist in all aspects of coaching including practice planning, game film breakdown, holding individual skill sessions, etc.

Assists with fundraising, road trips, Christmas break, prospective student athlete’s campus visits, official visit, and team bonding activities.

Demonstrates commitment to the NCAA Division III philosophy and the student-athlete experience.

Ability to work together with members of the athletic department staff and the student athletes on campus.

Creativity and consistency for our social media platforms. (weekly outputs)

Perform a secondary responsibility as assigned by the Director of Athletics. (Game Management, Facility oversight, etc)

Embodies values of caring and compassion, justice and integrity, competence and affirmation. Seeks to treat each member of the campus community with fairness, dignity and respect seeking a spirit of unity and harmony as we join to achieve our common mission.

Monitor and adhere to Eastern University, Title IX, NCAA and MAC policies, procedures and guidelines