The men’s basketball assistant coach is responsible for assisting the men’s basketball head coach in leading a successful men’s basketball program at Manchester University. This will include assisting in managing all aspects of coaching, eligibility, recruitment, retention, budget and scheduling. The men’s basketball assistant coach is also responsible for assisting the men’s basketball head coach in fundraising for the men’s basketball program, instructing ESAT courses as needed up to two hours per academic year, and game day management assignments.
Bachelor’s degree preferred, progress toward bachelor’s degree required.
Coaching and/or playing experience preferred.
Experience in NCAA Division III athletics preferred, as a coach or student-athlete.
Successful completion of the NCAA Division III Rules Test.
CPR/AED First Aid Certification required (available on-site).
Willingness to enhance professional growth by attending clinics and workshops as well as belonging to national and state coaching associations.
Ability to represent the Athletic Department in an appropriate and professional manner at all times.
Ability to abide by the rules for the sport of the NCAA, HCAC, and Manchester University at all times.
Ability to attend athletic staff meetings, mandatory student-athlete programs, admissions events, sports banquets and athletic fundraising activities.
Ability to communicate professionally and effectively.
This is a full-time, twelve-month, exempt position. Travel is required and includes flexible work hours, especially in-season. M-F with weekends required.