Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach – University of St. Thomas

School: University of St. Thomas
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division I

Reporting to the Head Women’s Basketball Coach, this position is responsible for, but not limited to recruitment, video analysis, skill development of student athletes, game/ practice planning & instruction, scouting, program social media strategy and day to day program administrative duties. Specific emphasis on recruiting and player instruction. Position will act as primary back-up for head coach in his/her absence. This position will work collaboratively with Head Coach and women’s basketball staff in developing a competitive Division 1 program.


  • Recruiting
    • Identify, evaluate, and recruit prospective student-athletes – local, regional, national, and international.  Establish and cultivate relationships with high school coaches and AAU programs. Participate in the planning and execution of unofficial and official recruiting visits. Maintain and manage recruiting logs and contact dates/times.
  • Student-Athlete skill development, technique & mentorship
    • Assist in the instruction, assessment, and growth of women’s basketball student-athlete skill development. Responsible for player development scope & sequence. Assist in implementation and management of academic progress. Serve as active participate in student-athlete progress off the court in a holistic approach including, but not limited to professional development, community service engagement and life skills.
  • Administrative
    • Organize team travel including – ground transportation, lodging and meals. Work collaboratively with head coach, equipment manager and vendor on team equipment ordering. Contribute to the management and requesting of program annual operating budget. Plan, coordinate and establish initial contact for program future scheduling.
  • Program Marketing & Social Media
    • Purposefully manage and execute all program social media content and delivery. Establish Work in partnership with external affairs administration to align with Intercollegiate Athletics over-arching strategic goals and initiatives related to social media.  Focus on alumni communication and engagement opportunities.
  • Game and Practice Planning
    • Organize, administer, and demonstrate all aspects of team practice. Assist in practice and game strategy including opponent scouting. Prepare for games involving video breakdown and analysis. Maintain practice records in accordance with NCAA and conference guidelines.
  • Other duties as assigned by head coach
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