Graduate Assistant for Women's Basketball

Saint Leo, FL
Aug 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Graduate Assistant Women's Basketball Coach provides assistance in all phases of coaching the Division II Wowomen's Basketball program including: student-athlete recruitwoment, game preparation, player evaluation, academic coordination, and practice and game coaching. Also provide administrative support as assigned.

This is a Part-Time 9-month position for 2017-2018 then will go to 10-month for 2018-2019

This position is not eligible for benefits, however, it is eligible for Tuition Remission

In addition to a resume, the following document's are required for consideration. Please upload document's in one file (.PDF or Word) to the APPLICANT PACKET section of the application:
  • Cover letter


Assist in all aspects of the student athlete development and performance of the intercollegiate women's basketball program to include:
  • Implementing and coordinating the recruitment process.
  • Organizing, recruitment/evaluation of student-athletes.
  • Instructing and supervising practices and player conditioning.
  • Providing appropriate leadership, direction and supervision relevant to the academic progress. and personal development of student-athletes within the baseball program.
  • Creating a positive and productive environment for the student-athletes.

Assist with the administrative functions with the intercollegiate women's basketball program:
  • Coordinating travel for team trips, recruiting and official visits.
  • Monitoring academic progress of student-athletes.Participate in promotional and public relations to advance athletic programs by:

Participate in promotional and public relations to advance athletic programs by:
  • Representing the Department of Athletics at designated University, departmental and community functions.
  • Serving in public relations capacities as needed.
  • Encouraging staff and student-athletes to participate in community service activities.
  • Promote the University's core values to student's, co-workers and university community.
  • Build effective partnerships with co-workers throughout the University by freely sharing appropriate information and providing assistance when needed.
  • Maintaining an environment that is welcoming to persons of all backgrounds, nationalities, and roles.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Work hours vary during in-season and out-of-season

Must be willing to work evening and weekends and travel with team as needed


Required, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Knowledge of coaching basketball techniques
  • Ability to motivate student-athletes
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to effectively work with collegiate student-athletes
  • Demonstrated ability to use computer programs
  • Ability to recruit student athletes
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Well-developed interpersonal communication skills to deal with recruits and their parents
  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Must be enrolled or accepted into the graduate program.
  • Collegiate baseball background

A commitment to ensure compliance with all NCAA and University rules and regulations

Job ID 2017-1615
Job Locations US-FL-Saint Leo