Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is seeking an Assistant Men’s Basketball coach to assist with all facets of the men’s basketball program. This is a full time, 12-month position that has multiple responsibilities throughout the academic year.
Serve as assistant coach for men’s NCAA Division III intercollegiate basketball program. Travel to regional and national recruiting events, identifying and prospecting potential recruits for the men’s basketball program. Perform essential coaching duties including, but not limited to: on-court coaching, skill development, scouting of opponents, and practice planning. Coordinate office tasks such as mailings, e-mail communication, visit correspondence, travel scheduling, equipment inventory, budget oversight, social media, etc. Oversee, direct and supervise part-time staff and student-workers as needed. Perform secondary duties as assigned by the Athletic Director.
The selected candidate will have the following skills and abilities:
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with colleagues, students, recruits and other stakeholders. Ability to train functional groups within team training system. Be forward-thinking and have effective problem-solving skills. Ability to interact with a large range of personalities and value sets. Be able to work independently on multiple projects. Exemplary ethical conduct and a commitment to follow all applicable NCAA Division III and Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference rules and regulations. Be able to travel and work evenings and weekends.
- The successful candidate must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary’s University as a Lasallian Catholic institution.
- Bachelor’s degree required.
- Previous collegiate, club or high school coaching experience preferred.