Assistant Women's Basketballl Coach - 12 Month - Saint Leo University in Saint Leo Florida

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Saint Leo University

Saint Leo, Florida

United States

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The assistant Women’s Basketball coach provides assistance in all phases of coaching the Division II Women’s Basketball program including; student-athlete recruitment, game preparation, player evaluation, academic coordination, and practice and game coaching. Also provide administrative support as assigned.

Basic Function:

•The assistant is responsible for adherence to NCAA Division II, SSC, and Saint Leo University rules and regulations, supporting the philosophy, goals, and mission of the University and its intercollegiate athletics program as well as adherence to departmental policies and procedures.
•Assist in all aspects of the student athlete development and performance of the intercollegiate Women’s Basketball program to include:
o To recruit student athletes that are capable of graduating from this institution.
o Organizing, recruitment, evaluation of student-athletes
o Instructing and supervising practices and player conditioning
o Providing appropriate leadership, direction and supervision relevant to the academic progress and personal development of student-athletes within Women’s Basketball program
o Creating a positive and productive environment for the student-athletes.
•Assist with the administrative functions with the intercollegiate Women’s Basketball program:
o Coordinating travel for team trips, recruiting and official visits.
o To assist with the planning, requesting and implementing of the running of practice sessions during the season.
o Monitoring academic progress of student-athletes
o To assist in the planning, requesting and implementation of the operating budget as directed by the head coach.
•Participate in promotional and public relations to advance athletic programs by:
o Representing the Department of Athletics at designated University, departmental and community functions.
o Serving in public relations capacities as needed.
o Encouraging student-athletes to participate in community service activities.
o Promote the University’s core values to student’s, co-workers and university community.
o Build effective partnerships with co-workers throughout the University by freely sharing appropriate information and providing assistance when needed.
o Maintaining an environment that is welcoming to persons of all backgrounds, nationalities, and roles.
•Perform other duties as assigned by the head coach or director of athletics

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

•Knowledge of coaching women’s basketball techniques.
•Ability to motivate student-athletes.
•Leadership skills
•Ability to effectively work with collegiate student-athletes.
•Demonstrated ability to use computer programs.
•Valid Driver’s License
•Well developed interpersonal communication skills to deal with recruits and their parents

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
Collegiate women’s basketball experience.
Commitment to ensure compliance with all NCAA and University rules and regulations

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous collegiate coaching experience.

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