Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach – Denison University

School: Denison University
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Part-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division III
Conference: NCAC
Assist Head Women’s Basketball Coach with the daily operation of the women’s basketball program and the recruitment of student-athletes. Perform additional coaching or administrative assignment and teach for the department as requested.
Essential Job Functions
Assist the Head Women’s Basketball Coach with the daily operation of the women’s basketball program and the recruitment of student-athletes.
Monitor preparation of athletic facilities for practices and games, scout opposing teams, develop and apply team rules, and assist the head coach with team selection, games and practices.
Assist with administrative duties such as scheduling, making team travel arrangements, home game management, monitoring academic progress of students, supervising student workers, working with the equipment staff on the distribution and maintenance of athletic equipment, and providing the Sports Information Office with appropriate information for publications and press releases.
Identify, assess, and contact prospective students, arrange campus visits, develop printed recruiting materials and assist the Admissions Office with special events.
Perform specific duties for the Head Women’s Basketball Coach if needed in his/her absence.
Abide by University, NCAC and NCAA rules and regulations.
Perform coaching, administrative, or other duties for the department as assigned.
Participate actively in the university community. Serve on appropriate university and department committees.
Minimum Qualifications
  • A Bachelor’s degree.
  • Minimum of 4 years of college playing experience.
  • Must have a current, valid driver’s license and must be insurable under Denison’s liability insurance policy.
  • Key Attributes
      • Excellent problem solving, interpersonal and organizational skills.
      • Demonstrate an understanding of and/or experience in a residential, liberal arts college environment.
      • Ability to relate well to students, fellow department members and other colleagues.
      • Ability to work extended hours associated with athletic events.
      • Ability to work in a sometimes stressful environment.


Preferred Qualifications
  • Demonstrated background in coaching basketball on the college level.
  • Successful and proven experience in recruiting and retaining student athletes.
  • Demonstrable experience working with individuals of diverse backgrounds and experiences.
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