Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach – McDaniel College

School: McDaniel College
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Part-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division III

An Assistant Coach supports a varsity intercollegiate sport program at the college and is responsible for working under the direction of the head coach in practice and game preparation, as well as recruiting, retention and program administration within that program. In addition, they are responsible for the proper utilization of facilities and equipment within the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics during practices, scheduled athletic contests and designated special functions. Assistant coaches will abide by all college, NCAA and Conference rules and regulations.


Basic Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to the policies of McDaniel College and the Department of Athletics.
  • Coordinate all efforts at the direction of the head coach.
  • Strive to accomplish all those requirements expected of a head coach.
  • Attend and participate in all practices and contests.
  • Assist in the recruitment of qualified student athletes under the direction of the head the head coach.
  • Coach, Advise and support team members and team managers.
  • Demonstrate leadership, sportsmanship, and conduct becoming of the coaching profession adhering to all college and professional sport association guidelines.
  • Adhere to all NCAA, Centennial Conference, ECAC and sport rules and regulations.
  • Accomplish other duties as assigned.


Information Security Role: Data User 

  • Follow the policies and procedures established by the appropriate Data Stewards.
  • Comply with federal and state laws and regulations as well as College policies, procedures, and standards associated with the College computing resources and institutional data used.
  • Use institutional data only as required for the conduct of College business within the scope of employment.
  • Implement safeguards prescribed by appropriate Data Stewards for Limited Access and Restricted Data.
  • Ensure the appropriateness, accuracy, and timeliness of institutional data used for the conduct of College business.
  • Report any unauthorized access, data misuse, or data quality issues to the appropriate Data Steward for remediation.
  • Accept and complete the confidentiality statement yearly if access includes Restricted data.
  • Report any suspected data breach to the CIO and the IT Help Desk as soon as possible.



  • Successful coaching and/or teaching experience is required.
  • Experience at the intercollegiate level as a coach and/or student athlete is preferred.


Abilities/Physical Characteristics: 

This position requires the ability to lift, pull, push, and move objects in weight up to 50lbs regularly. A large majority of the time is spent performing manual labor. Specifically, this position requires the following.

  • Ability to work in noise, heat, cold, odors, dirt, outdoor temperatures, snow.
  • Ability to repetitively push and pull objects weighing up to 50lbs without assistance while kneeling, squatting, reaching above the head, the waist, and below the knees. Must be able to bend at the knees.
  • Ability to repetitively push and pull equipment (for example, goals, hand truck, uniform bins …) containing product loads a minimum of 100 yards without assistance.
  • Ability to repetitively grasp and manipulate objects of varying size and weight requiring fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination.
  • Ability to repetitively lift, carry, and position objects weighing up to 50lbs without assistance.
  • Ability to exert oneself physically over sustained periods to complete job activities including walking outside to all athletics facilities and back (up to three miles/day)
  • Ability to stand a minimum of 6 hours during the workday.
  • Ability to drive a car, mini-vans or other campus vehicles
Applicant Information:

In order for people to apply, send  resume and cover letter to Kevin Curley, Head Men’s Basketball Coach, [email protected].

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