Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach Job Description:
Assists with coaching duties for the Women’s Basketball program, operating underNCAA bylaws. Assists the head coach with recruitment and training for athletic competition, and participates in the overall coordination of the program, as appropriate.
1.Assists head coach in organizing, preparing, and conducting individual and team practices, training, and competition.
2.Assists in the identification and recruitment of potential student-athletes for the Women’s Basketball program, in accordance with WCC and NCAA rules, regulations, guidelines, and standards.
3.Provides guidance and assistance to student-athletes on a range of personal issues, as required.
4.Leads, monitors, and coordinates training and practice sessions, ensuring that all appropriate safety guidelines and standards are maintained.
5.Provides assistance in the coordination and administration of the overall program, as required.
6.Represents the sports program to various institutional programs and externally to the media, government agencies, funding agencies, students, parents, and the general public.
7.Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
- Bachelor’s required.
- Effective managerial, communication, and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work with a diverse group of people.
- Knowledge of the mission and goals of the Athletic Department and the University.
2.Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
3.Foster a cooperative work environment.
4.Demonstrated competitive coaching skills in area of sporting specialty.
5.Knowledge of NCAA student-athlete academic eligibility requirements and knowledge of NCAA recruiting rules.
6.Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.
7.Knowledge of travel/lodging planning, scheduling, organizing and coordinating skills.
8.Ability to provide technical guidance and leadership to professional personnel in area of expertise.