Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach & Temporary Instructor in ES – Truman State University – Full-time

School: Truman State University
Position: Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach & Temporary Instructor in ES
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division II
Conference: GLVC

This is a full-time position responsible for assisting the head coach with all phases of the women’s basketball program in a manner compatible with department and University philosophies.


Assist the head coach in the following primary responsibilities:

  • recruitment of prospective student-athletes
  • coaching, mentoring, and retaining student-athletes
  • in-season practice and game planning; out of season conditioning
  • compliance with NCAA Division II, GLVC, and University rules and regulations
  • team travel arrangements
  • filming/game tape exchange

Additional secondary responsibilities may include:

  • grant-in-aid recommendations;
  • academic integrity;
  • alumni, community, and media relations; fund-raising;
  • and any other duties as assigned.

Additional duties will also include teaching assignment within Health and Exercise Science department.


Required qualifications include: A bachelor’s degree; demonstrated effective written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills; and collegiate basketball playing and/or coaching experience.  Also must be able to travel for competition and recruiting with most travel occurring evenings and weekends.

Preferred qualifications include: master’s degree, coaching/recruiting experience in women’s basketball, and knowledge of and commitment to NCAA rules.

Applicant Information:

Submit a letter of application, resume, contact information for at least three references, and academic transcripts to or mailed to:

Truman State University

Attn: Amy Eagan

212 Pershing Building

100 E. Normal

Kirksville, MO  63501


Review of applications will begin May 23 and continue until the position is filled.

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