Assistant Men's Basketball Coach

Job description

Job Title: Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
Job ID: 13477
Full/ Part Time: Full Time
Job Code:& nbsp;2376
Department: Athletics Department
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Commensurate with education, experience, and qualifications. (Coaching positions are not tenure track and do not guaranteefuture employment rights.)

Multiple positions may be filled from this recruitment.


Under direction of the Head Men's Basketball Coach, the incumbent will assist with coaching and developing a nationally competitive NCAA Division I Men's Basketball team.

Position Summary:

  • Assist with the coaching of men's basketball student-athletes in practice and competition
  • Support the conditioning and training of student-athletes
  • Teach and develop sport specific skills and coaching strategies to enhance the athletic performance of student-athletes
  • Assist in the success of team performance and eligibility criteria
  • Recruit quality student-athletes within the guidelines of the Code of Recruitment if required by the head coach
  • Handle film exchange
  • Enforce written team rules and expectations including on and off campus conduct
  • Compliance with NCAA, Mountain West Conference, Athletic Department and University rules and policies
  • Assist in the monitoring and maintenance of academic progress and eligibility of team members, and in the coordination of team travel as needed
  • Prepare data and reports as necessary in support of NCAA, Mountain West Conference and University rules compliance
  • Encouraged to assist in the promotion of gate receipts and fund raising activities
  • Support the department's commitment to gender equity and diversity
  • Other related duties as assigned
  • Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Have strong communication and motivation skills
  • Knowledge of NCAA rules and policies
  • Demonstrated knowledge of basketball skills, tactics and strategies
  • Coaching philosophy and teaching concepts must be compatible with those of the Head Coach
  • Ability to work cooperatively with coaches, staff, faculty, students, and members of the community
  • Commitment to academic integrity and compliance with University, conference and NCAA regulations
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse ethnic, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds and project a professional attitude
  • Ability and willingness to support the equity and diversity commitments of the department
  • A history of regular attendance and positive performance evaluations
  • Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution of higher education or by an equivalent international institution of higher education
  • Experience coaching men's basketball
  • Preferred Skills:

  • Experience coaching men's basketball at the collegiate level

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    Job No:
    Posted: 4/5/2018
    Application Due: 4/20/2018
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