Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach Location Alpine Department Athletic Department Job No. Posting Date 02/19/2019 End Date Until Filled Yes Appointment Date Salary $21,000 Required

Bachelor’s degree.

•Minimum 3-5 years collegiate playing or coaching experience
•Must be familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures of NCAA Division III
•Excellent interpersonal, organizational, planning and leadership skills, required
•Must be familiar with NCAA rules and regulations
•Valid driver’s license and must be able to operate university owned vehicles
•Required to obtain a CDL (air brake included) and will be expected to drive a bus (as needed) out of season


Master’s Degree

•First Aid Certification and current CPR/AED Certification by the American Heart Association or the Red Cross, preferred

Primary Responsibilities

•Understand, embodies, and supports the team’s philosophy as developed by the Head Coach
•Assists the Head Coach in instruction and analysis of student athletes.
•Provides skill demonstrations of positions
•Critiques athletes’ performance to determine skills and abilities that need strengthening for overall team improvement.
•Assists with the recruitment of student athletes
•Assists with campus tours, recruiting visits, and identifying PSA’s
•Advises students with respect to athletic performance and other personal development issues
•Ensures that athletes reach their academic goals by monitoring class attendance and ensuring they receive academic support as necessary
•Assists with scheduling pre-season, season and other games
•Assists with developing practice plans and individual workouts for players
•Manages film breakdown, exchange, and game planning for each opponent
•Must have flexible hours, the ability to travel and work weekends
•Assists the Head Coach in fundraising for the program and managing the budget
•Pass the NCAA Division III rules test
•Follow rules and regulations in the coach’s handbook
•Monitor Gallego Center for safety when gym is in use for open gym basketball
•Represent Sul Ross State University, the Athletic Department and your program in a professional manner, on the court/ field and off the court/field.

Other Coaching duties as assigned to include Cross Country

Responsible for personal safety and the safety of others; must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits at all times. This position is Security Sensitive.

Other Information

Exempt from Overtime

Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.

It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

About SRSU

The athletic program is a charter member of the American Southwest Conference which is a non-scholarship conference, and of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, Division III. Sponsored sports include: football, basketball, baseball, track, cross country and tennis for men and volleyball, basketball, softball, track, tennis, cross country for women and . More information is available regarding Sul Ross State University and position openings through our website (

Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System. It is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students on campus in Alpine.

At an elevation of 4,480 feet in the scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers. Davis Mountains State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park and Guadalupe Mountains National Park are all within one to three hours’ driving distance from Alpine.


Instructions to applicants

How to Apply Submit letter of interest, resume, contact information for three references.

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