The Assistant Basketball Coach is responsible for assisting the Head Basketball Coach with developing and administering a highly competitive basketball program; abiding by University, Lone Star Conference and NCAA rules and regulations; and along with all other Athletics personnel, working towards achieving the objectives of Intercollegiate Athletics. Work is performed under general supervision and performance evaluation is based upon completion of assignments and results obtained. The performance evaluation is conducted through the performance evaluation system and in accordance with the University Policies & Procedures.
PRIMARY DUTIES - May include, but not limited to the following:
•Assists the head coach in managing and directing the basketball program. •Assists the head basketball coach with all aspects of the team including training, competing and scheduling. •Assists the administration with alumni relations and scholarship fundraising. •Organizes and maintains accurate inventory of basketball equipment and uniforms. •Coordinates travel arrangements. •Prepares scouting reports. •Coordinates the video exchange using the Lone Star Conference agreed-upon software/system. •Along with the Assistant Director of Athletics for Operations and Event Management and the Pioneer Hall Facility Manager, coordinates facility needs of visiting teams. •Organizes and completes all required paperwork including but not limited to Payment by Check requests for officials and Compliance forms such as weekly time logs. •Commits to and is responsible for adhering to all rules and regulations set forth for the team, the University, the Lone Star Conference and the NCAA with the utmost integrity. •Assists with recruiting including calling prospective student-athletes, evaluating high school and junior college student-athletes, and maintaining accurate records and database on the NCAA’s Compliance Assistant program. •Works cooperatively with personnel in the athletics department, attends department meetings and activities, and always represents the University positively when interacting with the community, alumni, high school and club coaches, media and general public. •Completes other assigned administrative duties in a timely manner.
•Attends seminars, conferences and other professional development opportunities. •Implements Intercollegiate Athletics’ strategic plan as part of the Division of Student Life’s strategic plan. •Coordinates facility needs of visiting teams. •Collaborates with other entities on campus. •Performs other duties as requested.
Regular and reliable attendance at the University during regular scheduled days and work hours is an essential function of this position.
Current certification in first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and automatic external defibrillator (AED) use is preferred at the time of hire, and will be required prior to participation in any countable athletically related activities as defined by the NCAA.
Internal Number: IRC36104
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