Assistant Women's Basketball Coach | Coker University



Posted: 03-Jun-22

Location: Hartsville, South Carolina

Type: Full-time



Coaching – Basketball


Professional Sports

The Athletic Department at Coker University invites applicants to apply for the full time position of Assistant Coach, Women’s Basketball.

Responsibilities include: Assist in planning, conducting, and supervising all basketball practices and conditioning sessions. Assist in recruiting student-athletes of high academic and athletic abilities within Coker University, South Atlantic Conference, and NCAA regulations. Oversee study tables, practice, individual workouts and other duties as assigned. Assist in the monitoring of the academic progress and eligibility of student athletes. Assist with preparing the game schedule. Extensive travel is required. Perform other duties as responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Athletics and/or the Head Coach.

The ideal candidate is competitive with strong leadership capability and has the ability to motivate and persuade others in a positive direction. The incumbent is well organized, works efficiently and is successful with time management. The ideal candidate is also dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus and has the ability to work collaboratively, be flexible and compromise in order to move forward as a team. Excellent communications and public relations abilities are a must.

This is a 12month position reporting to the women’s basketball head coach. Please send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to:

University Standard Service and Excellence Expectations Coker’s standards of service and excellence to the campus and community are an institutional priority for the university. We pride ourselves in our customer service, communication, and availability to our stakeholders and employees through efficient response times, detailed information, and professionalism.

Coker University readies undergraduates for personal and professional success through a distinctive four-year program that emphasizes a practical application of the liberal arts as well as hands-on and discussion-based learning within and beyond the classroom. Coker is ranked among the “Best Colleges” in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review. Located in Hartsville, Coker is within two hours of the cultural, financial and recreational resources of Charlotte, Columbia, Charleston and Myrtle Beach.

Coker University, in compliance with all applicable state and federal laws, including Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, marital status, veterans or military status, or against individuals with disabilities, or other legally protected classifications in the areas of employment, admission, financial aid or access to educational or extracurricular programs, activities or facilities.

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required, masters preferred. Experience with an intercollegiate basketball program, a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record, and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations is required.  In addition, the successful applicant must be AED and CPR certified.