Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach – Stevens Institute of Technology

School: Stevens Institute of Technology
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division III

The Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach reports directly to the Head Women’s Basketball Coach. The purpose of this position is to assist the head coach in managing all aspects of a highly competitive NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball program. The top priority must be the overall collegiate experience of the student-athlete and a commitment to promoting a positive and healthy team culture that encourages growth and development.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the recruitment of student-athletes. Ensure compliance with NCAA guidelines for contacting and entertaining prospects. Work closely with the Admissions Department to ensure the selection of appropriate student-athletes for Stevens
  • Work with the Head Coach in scheduling and conducting regular practice sessions as permitted by NCAA rules and regulations. Develop and implement strategies for motivating student-athletes to perform at maximum levels as both individuals and a team.
  • Assist in game preparation that includes film breakdown of opponents, developing and providing written scouting reports, and other tasks related to opponent scouting.
  • Provide guidance and instruction in the athletic development of student-athletes, including mentoring team members in academic disciplinary and personal matters, when appropriate.
  • Coordinate team social media accounts.
  • Complete all required departmental and institutional training and certification programs and participate in available professional development opportunities.
  • Assist the head coach in monitoring the eligibility status and academic progress of the team.
  • Responsible for travel arrangements including lodging, meals, team practices, and meetings.
  • Work with the head coach to initiate and coordinate the selection, purchase, fitting, and maintenance of team equipment including uniforms, equipment, and supplies.
  • Provide support in carefully tracking expenditures for all team accounts to ensure fiscal responsibility.
  • Assist with approved fund-raising activities as requested and coordinate all such efforts through the Director of Athletics and Office of Development.
  • Compile data and reports in a timely fashion when requested by head coach or any senior level administrator.
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings, in-service education sessions, and other divisional or departmental meetings.
  • Participate in other department initiatives, programs, and committees as required.
  • Confirm that sport camps and clinics related to the sport program adhere to NCAA and institutional rules and regulations.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned including a required secondary role within the department.



  • Bachelor’s degree required; master’s degree preferred.


  • Prior coaching experience required.
  • Prior coaching experience at the collegiate level is preferred.

Specific Skills:

  • Communicate effectively and professionally, including written, interpersonal, and public speaking.
  • Must be willing to work early morning, evening, weekends, and holidays.

Specialized Licenses

  • First Aid, CPR, AED training certification required.

Stevens values diversity and seeks candidates who can contribute to a welcoming climate for students, faculty and staff of all races and genders. We are an NSFa ADVANCE institution committed to equitable practices and policies and strongly encourage applications from qualified women and minority candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.


Womens Basketball Office

General Submission Guidelines:

Please submit an online application to be considered a candidate for any job at Stevens. Please attach a cover letter and resume with each application. Other requirements for consideration may depend on the job.

Still Have Questions?

If you have any questions regarding your application, please contact [email protected].

EEO Statement:

Stevens Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accordingly, Stevens adheres to an employment policy that prohibits discriminatory practices or harassment against candidates or employees based on legally impermissible factor(s) including, but not necessarily limited to, race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, nationality, citizenship status, age, ancestry, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information, pregnancy or pregnancy-related medical conditions, disability, or any protected military or veteran status.

Stevens is building a diverse faculty, staff, and student body and strongly encourages applications from people of all backgrounds. Stevens is a federal contractor under the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as well as other federal statutes.


NSF ADVANCE Institution Stevens values diversity and seeks candidates who will contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for students, faculty, and staff of all backgrounds. We are an NSF ADVANCE institution committed to equitable practices and policies and strongly encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minority candidates, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

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