Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach – Middlebury College

School: Middlebury College
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division III
Conference: NESCAC


Works closely with the head men’s basketball coach in all aspects of the basketball program. As the primary assistant coach, has significant positional coaching responsibility, as well as editing and analyzing video, mentoring student-athletes, and recruiting qualified student-athletes within Middlebury College, NESCAC and NCAA rules.


This is a full-time salaried benefits eligible position. The salary range is $37,500 – $54,300 per year.


Essential Functions:

  • Assists head coach in all aspects of the basketball program including but not limited to coaching, recruiting, scheduling, program administration and budgeting.


General Responsibilities:

  • May teach as an Instructor in the Physical Education program.
  • Assist as needed with Event Management in the fall and spring seasons
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.



Bachelor’s degree required.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of basketball skills and strategy and the ability to effectively communicate these to student-athletes.
  • Applicants must possess proven, excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a diverse community of faculty, staff, students and prospective students and their families.
  • Demonstrated commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • The ability to work in a collaborative team environment with student-athletes, coaches, administrators.
  • Working knowledge of NESCAC and NCAA rules and an understanding of the philosophy behind them.
  • Administrative skills such as organization and prioritization.
  • Current CPR, AED and First Aid certification must be maintained.



Demonstrated effectiveness in coaching basketball is required. Coaching experience at the collegiate level is preferred.


Physical Demands:

Significant amount of time spent on-court with student-athletes. Nights and weekends required. Significant travel, primarily on buses.



Offer is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

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