The University of Jamestown (NAIA), located in Jamestown, ND, is seeking applicants for Assistant Women's Basketball Head Coach.
This position reports directly to the Women’s Basketball Head Coach. The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:
Academic Support -Organize weekly academic check-in group meetings for all new players -Track study hours -Monitor tutor use- players meet 1 per week, class of choice
Travel Logistics -Create travel itinerary for each road trip -Transportation reservation & Driver pre-trip driver contact -Confirm Hotel reservations and room list -Set eating locations -Meet with men’s staff for clarity on meals/bus schedule -Completed 4 days prior to travel -Complete Cleary Act documentation
Community Service/Connection -Organize monthly community service events for player development -Create events to increase community involvement at games -Schedule practice clinics for area youth teams
Skill Development -Individual player improvement
Scouting Reports -Complete ½ of season scouts- personnel, keys to success, opponent sets and film edits -Completed for staff scout meeting 2 days before game -Game reviews- stat breakdown, lineup advantages, film edit for team review
Practice -Court/Equip prep -Communicate individual areas of focus to players -Actively connect with players -Be an encourager & communicator
Recruiting -Find recruits to add to list- awards lists, aau, emails -Follow-up on interest forms and emails -Create visit details/schedules- 2 days prior -Weekly contacts with assigned recruits -Administrative organization
Camps -Assist with camp organization -Execute Camp duties during event
Other duties as assigned by the head coach. This is a 10-month, full-time staff position.
Requirements include a bachelor’s degree and basketball coaching experience.
The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.
To apply for the position, send resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information of three references to:
Women’s Basketball University of Jamestown Thad Sankey firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Deadline: Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
About University of Jamestown
University of Jamestown, established in 1883 by Presbyterian settlers, is a private, residential, liberal arts college of nearly 1,000 students. UJ is ranked 29th among regional colleges in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report, was the first North Dakota college to be ranked a top tier school by U.S. News and World Report, is ranked Best Midwestern colleges by Princeton Review and is ranked number one college in North Dakota by Niche.