Assistant Coach – Brown University – Full-time

School: Brown University
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Salary: Grade 10
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division I
Conference: Ivy League

Assist the Head Coach of the Men’s Basketball in all phases of the Men’s Basketball Program. This includes recruiting, player development, video editing, coaching, and administrative duties such as maintaining logs and other compliance information.  Assistant coach is responsible to the Head Coach for performing or assisting a wide variety of coaching duties in order to accomplish the goals and objectives of the team. Assistant coach will be responsible for assisting at practice, assisting with conditioning, scouting and promotions. Assistant coach will be responsible for maintaining professional conduct, positive sportsmanship and acting as a role model for the student-athletes. The candidate must demonstrate strong communication and organizational skills and must be able to work effectively with staff, faculty and other members of the University. The position supports all efforts to continue to attract the nation’s top men’s basketball players to our Division I non-scholarship program.

All department employees are required to demonstrate exemplary ethical conduct and conformance to NCAA rules and regulations; the duties of the position are to be performed in compliance with all NCAA, Ivy League and ECAC rules and regulations; and any rules violations on behalf of themselves or any knowledge of violations within the department are to
be reported to the appropriate parties. Employees in coaching positions are required to pass the NCAA Coaches Certification Test and maintain current AED/CPR and First Aid certification (certification is available at no cost through the Athletic Department).


  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • One to three years coaching experience at the high school and/or collegiate level; and/or collegiate playing experience.
  • Ability to recruit within and knowledge & understanding of NCAA and Ivy League rules & regulations.
  • Knowledge and experience with video editing equipment helpful.
  • Strong organizational; creative writing; interpersonal; oral communication, and computer skills needed.
  • Collegiate playing experience.
  • Knowledge and experience with word, excel, powerpoint, video editing software, and social media preferred.
  • Commitment to the student-athlete, passion for the game, and ability to coach and motivate.
  • The successful candidate for this position will be required to complete a criminal background and DMV checks satisfactory to Brown University prior to commencing employment.
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