Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach – Hofstra University

School: Hofstra University
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division I

Reporting to the Head Women’s Basketball Coach, the Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach is responsible for assisting the Head Coach to ensure the program’s success as directly related to the skill development and performance of the student-athletes, as well as the recruitment, retention, and conduct of the student-athletes. All staff members are responsible to adhere to the policies, procedures, and guidelines of Hofstra University and follow the job requirements specific to the assignments inherent to basketball. This position requires working weekends and holidays and attending athletic events as appropriate.

Responsible for knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. If found responsible for a violation of NCAA regulations, will be subject to disciplinary or corrective action, including termination if appropriate. Also, may be responsible for any act or omission that may give rise to a finding that the University has violated an NCAA regulation.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assists with player development as it relates to proper technique, advanced skill instruction and competition strategy along with team building.
  • Assists with evaluation and recruitment of student-athletes, including daily recruitment, communication with and cultivation of recruits.
  • Communicates with AAU Programs and High Schools daily, including coordination and documentation of official/unofficial visits.
  • Coordinates recruitment using recruiting software program “Fast Recruit” and general use of DV Sport/Synergy programs.
  • Evaluates the performance, conduct, and abilities of individuals and groups as assigned by the head coach.
  • Assists, develops, and participates in program planning, contest preparation, scouting, film breakdown, practice sessions, game day activities, coordinates game and practice schedules.
  • Monitors and assists in areas as assigned including completing all compliance forms, travel itineraries, strength and conditioning, camps and clinics, recruitment, admissions, academic pre-reads, Underclassman Day, NLIs, academic enhancement, equipment, financial planning, and budgeting, purchasing, and fundraising.
  • Participates in public relations activities, community outreach programs, marketing and development initiatives as well as alumni engagement.
  • Oversees all social media accounts for Women’s Basketball.
  • Adheres to and enforces all policies and procedures of the University, athletics department, CAA, and NCAA.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
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