Assistant Coach - Men's Basketball - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Assists head coach with organization and supervision of the Men’s Basketball program including: coaching and teaching both instructional skills and team concepts; recruitment of qualified student-athletes with a commitment to academic success; compliance with NCAA, Atlantic 10, and University rules and regulations; budget management; fundraising activities; organizing and directing camps and clinics; and other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of basketball concepts/strategies
Knowledge of NCAA bylaws and playing rules
Strong communication and motivational skills
Knowledge of sports performance training techniques
Demonstrates a philosophy that emphasizes academic priorities and progression for student-athletes
Ability to identify athletic and academic talent
Demonstrates appreciation for diversity
Organizational/planning skills
Ability to serve as a positive role-model

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree; supplemented with two (2) years of playing/coaching experience at the high school, collegiate, or professional level.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Assists head coach in managing team practices; assists in teaching tactical concepts including offensive and defensive strategies; provides one-on-one and group instruction; assists in planning/liaison to sports performance; and evaluates student-athlete performance in both practice and competition.

Performs recruiting related activities; coordinates compliance procedures; assists with on-campus visits; travels for off-campus recruiting and evaluation; and identifies student-athletes capable of succeeding both athletically and academically.

Assists head coach in the preparation and design of practice plans and game strategies; collects and analyzes scouting reports of opponents; and prepares for and assists with team related travel.

Assists with planning and coordination of activities that promote community engagement (e.g., camps, clinics, service, and fundraising).

Performs other duties as assigned.

Keyword Phrases

  • Athletics
  • Assistant Coach - Men's Basketball
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Athletic Department & Coaching
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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