Assistant Men’s Basketall Coach – Saint Anselm College

School: Saint Anselm College
Position: Assistant Men's Basketall Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division II
Conference: NE-10

Saint Anselm College, a private, liberal arts college in the Benedictine tradition, is seeking a full-time Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach.  Reporting to the Head Men’s Basketball Coach, the Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach will provide coaching expertise, leadership, management and administration of all aspects of a competitive NCAA program resulting in a positive and beneficial intercollegiate experience for student-athletes. The successful candidate will place highest priority on academic integrity and a commitment to student-athlete success on the field and in the classroom.

Essential Responsibilities and Position Accountabilities:

  • Provide leadership, organization, supervision for all practices and varsity contests in conjunction with head coach.
  • In conjunction with head coach, oversee and evaluate assistant coaches, student assistants, and volunteers.
  • Organize and implement a successful recruiting program which attracts academically and athletically gifted prospects—with an unwavering commitment to retention, degree completion and academic success.
  • Conduct all aspects of the program within the rules, regulations, and procedures of the NCAA, conference, athletic department policy manual and the College.
  • Encourage and create an atmosphere of sportsmanship, professionalism and respect among the staff, coaches and student-athletes.
  • Commitment to student-athlete safety and welfare as it pertains to all aspects of intercollegiate athletics.
  • Manage team needs within parameters of annual budget; review all budget requests and projected fiscal needs.
  • Schedule all team travel, practices and contests in accordance with college policies, conference scheduling guidelines and NCAA bylaws (under direction of head coach).
  • Review student-athlete eligibility requirements to ensure full compliance with governing rules and regulations.
  • Maintain a positive and constructive working relationship with College staff (Admission, Academic Resource Center, Student Affairs, etc.) and departmental staff to ensure an efficient and effective program.
  • Represent the College at professional meetings, admissions events, alumni gatherings, campus activities, other athletic events and civic affairs.
  • Encourage and administer an effective outreach program with student-athletes that provide benefits to the campus and surrounding communities.
  • Develop, coordinate and oversee comprehensive camps/clinics to increase involvement and participation.
  • Maintain relationships with parents, alumni, friends of the program, and others toward the positive image and promotion of the program and College.
  • Attend and participate in all athletic department meetings and rules education sessions.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Comprehensive understanding of multiple facets of NCAA athletics required. Bachelor’s degree required.

Excellence with interpersonal communications (written and oral) skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced team environment is necessary. Ideal candidate will have excellent leadership and mentoring skills. Must be comfortable working in a flexible, team environment with a positive attitude and sense of humor. Unwavering commitment to academic integrity, inclusion, diversity, gender equity, student-athlete welfare and knowledge of NCAA and Title IX compliance.

Certifications, licenses, professional designations, or other qualifications required for this position include:

  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
  • NCAA compliance background check
  • Successful completion of annual coach’s exam per NCAA guidelines
  • Successful completion of first aid, CPR and AED certifications

Successful candidates will be able to assist the college to further its strategic goals for institution-wide diversity and inclusiveness.

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