The Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach provides assistance in all phases of coaching the Division I women’s basketball program including: student-athlete recruitment, game preparation, player evaluation, academic coordination, and practice and game coaching. Also provide administrative support as assigned.
Essential Job Duties:
1. Assist in all aspects of the student-athlete development and performance of the women’s basketball program, to include: -Organizing, recruitment/evaluation of student-athletes -Conducting and supervising practices and player conditioning -Scouting of future opponents -Assist with the preparation, implementation of game strategies, and basketball analytics -Providing appropriate leadership, direction and supervision relevant to the academic progress and personal development of student-athletes within the women’s basketball program -Creating a positive and productive environment for the student-athletes.
2. Assist with administrative functions with the women’s basketball program: -Scheduling opponents -Coordinating travel for recruiting and official visits -Monitoring academic progress of student-athletes -Planning and implementing basketball camps and clinics
3. Participate in promotional and public relations to advance athletic programs by: -Assisting the head coach in coordinating all aspects of fund-raising and community service -Providing leadership and direction to the program’s community service activities -Assisting in the development and implementation of marketing strategies designed to enhance the image and visibility of the women’s basketball program
4. Promote the University’s commitment to customer service by: -Building effective partnerships with co-workers throughout the University by freely sharing appropriate information and providing assistance when needed -Ensuring optimum service to all internal and external partners in response to all requests for service and information -Maintaining an environment that is welcoming to persons of all backgrounds, nationalities, and roles
Other Job Duties: 1. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Working Conditions: Willingness to work evenings, weekends and travel as necessary.
1-3 years successful experience coaching basketball at the college level
The ability to work effectively with diverse groups
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with college students
Demonstrated knowledge and application of NCAA rules and regulations
Experience working effectively in diverse environments
Effective communication, interpersonal and public relations skills
A job offer for this position is contingent upon a satisfactory response to a Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) check and review
To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three professional references at https://jobs.uml.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications is received.