Rhodes College is an international, four-year, private, coeducational, residential college committed to the liberal arts and sciences, located in Memphis, Tennessee. We aspire to graduate students with a lifelong passion for learning, a compassion for others, and the ability to translate academic study and personal concern into effective leadership in their communities and the world. We encourage applications from candidates interested in helping us achieve this vision.
Rhodes College invites applications for an Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach to support the Athletics department. Duties include, but are not limited to: coaching and recruiting for women’s basketball, organizing and implementing practice and game plans in coordination with the Head Women’s Basketball Coach, recruiting for women’s basketball, participating in annual professional development for women’s basketball, performing facility duties as assigned by the Head Women’s Basketball Coach, and supervising student athletes in the Varsity Weight Room and other athletic facilities as assigned by the Director of Athletics.
Must have served as a high school and/or college basketball coach. Must communicate effectively with all types of people, and establish and maintain a strong working relationship with students, parents, alumni, faculty, staff and other college personnel. Must have the ability to work responsibly with minimal supervision. Must have knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
Athletics – Medium Work: Exerting up to 40 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Position involves both inside sedentary work and work on different fields and on other fitness environments while coaching and training situations with student-athletes. Lifting required (ie., set-up of scorers’ table, etc.), some manual labor is expected. Evening and weekend hours in all types of weather, with travel is necessary.