Assistant Women's Basketball Coach (10 Month/ 30 Hour Per Week) | Grinnell College

The assistant coach will work with the head coach to develop and maintain a positive student-athlete experience that focuses on student-athlete development, building an inclusive culture, recruiting elite prospective student-athletes, and contributing positively to the College’s Athletic Department. The coach will help create purpose and value to the College’s and the Athletic Department missions.

Key Responsibilities:

• Partner with the head coach to plan practices centered around the overall development of the student-athletes

• Coach position specific skills on offense while keeping defense as a focal point

• The Assistant Coach will be responsible for film breakdown and assist the Head Coach with game planning for opponents

• Assistant coach will also aid in conducting team, group, individual meetings with students that will focus on skill development and team culture building

• Will work with head coach and enrollment office to identify, target, recruit and yield high-level student-athletes

• Represent Grinnell College at recruiting events

• Coaching duties could include, but are not limited to: travel planning, equipment management, maintenance of facility, monitoring student-athlete academic success

• Serve as assistant event manager or assistant strength and conditioning coach within Athletics Department