The Assistant Women’s Basketball coach assists the head coach in all facets of the program to develop an elite NAIA Women’s Basketball program that will be competitive and advance the team in the competition, academics, and in the community. The successful candidate will be self-motivated and possess the ability to lead, teach and coach student-athletes in a challenging environment with a strong basketball mindset.
- Assist the Head Coach to design, conduct and monitor all athletically related activities per NAIA and institutional regulations regarding competition, practice, and conditioning opportunities.
- Work with the Head Coach to evaluate student-athletes performance in competition, practice, and conditioning situations in order to identify strengths and areas of improvement.
- Provide leadership during competition, practice, and conditioning sessions to facilitate proper technique and attitudes towards each other, opponents, and the athletic department.
- Assist in the development of sound game plans and strategies for the team in preparation for competitions.
- Assist team-related game day activities including practices, pre and postgame meals, travel, lodging, and any related functions.
- Bachelor’s Degree in a related field.
- Four (4) years of experience as a collegiate basketball player and or basketball coaching experience.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong organizational skills.
- Knowledge of NAIA rules and regulations.
- First Aid/CPR Certified.
- Mental Health First Aid Training.
Eastern Oregon University is an EEO Employer and welcomes applications from women, members of historically underrepresented minority groups, US Veterans, and persons with disabilities. EOU is committed to providing equal opportunity in its recruitment, admissions, educational programs, activities, and employment without illegal discrimination on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, marital status, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or any status as protected by state or federal law.