Working Title: Asst Men's Basketball Coach
Job Summary/Essential Functions:
This position is housed in the athletic department and will report to Head Men's Basketball Coach and ultimately the Athletic Director or sport supervisor. It is the responsibility of the Assistant Men's Basketball Coach to work closely with the head coach to design, organize, implement, facilitate, oversee and evaluate all facets of a Big Sky, NCAA Division I assigned sport program. Several components of this job include, recruiting, camp coordination and public appearances. This position provides educational, monitoring, and supervisory components as well as working within a shared facility. This person will work closely with the athletic department support staff, equipment staff, sports medicine staff, sport & recreation center staff, and assistant athletic directors for academic services and compliance.
It is the responsibility of the Assistant Men's Basketball Coach to study and know all policies and procedures integral to university, Big Sky and NCAA rules compliance. Will assist in the direction, develop and management of all aspects of the assigned sport program including but not limited to; recruiting, talent evaluation, conducting training and development of student athletes within the team concept, scheduling, budget management, supervision of additional staff and monitoring academic progress of the team.
Conditions of Employment:
This position, during the course of university employment will be involved in the receipt or, or accountability for, university funds or other items of value; as well as the unsupervised access with the developmentally disabled, vulnerable adults or children under the age of 16. Successful applicant will be required to pass a background check for continued employment.
Must be able to obtain First Aid/CPR/AED certification within the first 60 days of employment.
Must be able to pass the NCAA Coaches Certification Test for off-campus recruiting within 30 days of employment and annually thereafter.
Required Degree: Bachelor's Degree
Special Instructions to Applicants:
1. Attach a detailed cover letter in which you explain how you meet each of the required minimum qualifications [and preferred qualifications, if applicable]. It is preferred that you provide that information in a bulleted list or within a table within your cover letter.
2. Attach a chronological resume including work experience, education, and applicable certifications. Please include the names, addresses and phone numbers for 3 professional references in your resume.
3. Complete the online application form and respond to the online questions.
Work Schedule: Must be able to work evenings and weekends and travel with the Basketball team.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field
Minimum of one (1) year collegiate experience working with Men's Basketball
Valid driver's license
Ability to learn and adhere to the Big Sky Conference and NCAA rules
Computer literacy required.
Rules compliance is an important responsibility of this position. Employee shall support and comply with all applicable rules and regulations of the NCAA, the Big Sky Conference, and other established bodies that govern intercollegiate athletics and the University. In the event the Employee becomes aware, or has reasonable cause to believe, that violations of rules compliance may have taken place, Employee shall report same promptly to the Athletic Director, Compliance Coordinator, or his/her designee.
Candidate must demonstrate interest, ability and/or experience promoting cultural competency and/or diversity.
Master's Degree in a related field
Two (2) years of collegiate experience (minimum of one (1) of those years in Division I) working as a Men's Basketball Coach.
Collegiate recruiting experience at the NCAA Division I, II or III level.
No previous history of NCAA violations.
Collegiate, junior college or high school head coaching experience.
Collegiate playing experience.