Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach – Colorado College

School: Colorado College
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division III
Conference: SCAC

Colorado College invites applications for the full-time women’s basketball assistant coaching position. Colorado College is a Division III member of the NCAA and is committed to providing an excellent athletic and academic experience for students-athletes as part of a top-20 ranked liberal arts education.


Responsibilities in this role include (but are not limited to) assisting with the following aspects of the women’s basketball program:


  • Coaching and developing skills of student-athletes in practices, games, and individual/small-group skill sessions
  • Contributing to the organization of and implementation of daily practice plans
  • Scouting of opponents and assisting with game-plan development
  • Editing and analyzing game film
  • Teaching student-athletes through film sessions
  • Identifying and recruiting qualified prospective student-athletes via outreach, evaluation, and relationship-building
  • Actively supporting the college’s commitment to antiracism by understanding, engaging with and promoting diversity, equity and inclusion within the CC community
  • Transporting student-athletes as is necessary
  • Providing leadership development and team-building opportunities
  • Managing team community service efforts
  • Developing relationships with our alumni base, parents, and other supporters
  • Working on program fundraising opportunities
  • Coordinating team travel logistics
  • Representing Colorado College at the highest level both on campus and in the community
  • Creating social media content and taking the lead on various other communication efforts
  • Mentoring student-athletes in all facets (team-building, leadership development, academics, etc.)
  • Assisting with special events and game day operations support in the athletic department as needed
  • Maintaining and furthering a positive, professional, and championship-level culture in all aspects of the program
  • Executing other administrative duties as assigned
  • Adhering to all campus, department, conference, and NCAA regulations


This is a full-time, 11-month appointment with benefits. Anticipated start date is August 15, 2021. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license. Candidates must have excellent written and oral communication skills. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited 4-year institution. Candidates must have experience coaching or playing at the collegiate level. Candidates must have a proven ability to develop strong working relationships with people from different backgrounds including those associated with race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, socio-economic status, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, and other aspects of human diversity. Candidates must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and driving record that insurable by Colorado College’s motor vehicle insurance carrier.

Applicant Information:

For consideration please send resume, cover letter, and at least three references to Katherine Menendez: [email protected]


Review of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

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