Brandeis University seeks to hire an Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach in the Department of Athletics.
Assists the head coach in all facets of running a successful men's basketball program competing at the NCAA Division III level and as a member of the University Athletic Association. Responsibilities include on-court coaching, scouting opponents, recruiting student-athletes, video breakdown, design and implementation of game plans and advising and mentoring student-athletes as appropriate.
Essential & Other Functions:
Assists with the student-athlete recruitment effort for men's basketball team including traveling regionally and nationally to see prospects compete, evaluating prospective players, and generating applications to the University.
Responsible for annually assisting with recruiting an incoming class of basketball student-athletes that contribute to the success of the team and to the University community at large.
Assists with planning all in-season practice sessions and on-court coaching at practices and games.
Assists the head coach with managing all administrative details associated with the program including travel arrangements on the road.
Assists with scouting of opponents and prepares scouting reports used to prepare student- athletes for competition.
Responsible for film breakdown and implementing game plan strategies.
With the rest of the coaching staff develop a positive team culture.
Advise and mentor student-athletes and connect them with appropriate resources as needed.
Teach physical education courses within the department's degree required program as assigned.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree required
1-3 years of total work-related experience
Previous playing and/or coaching experience preferred
Valid driver's license required
Must be qualified to be insured by Brandeis University
Ability to work a flexible schedule that includes nights and weekends throughout the school year.
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