Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach – Ohio Christian University

School: Ohio Christian University
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Part-time
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Ohio Christian University is committed to offering a complete education that develops students intellectually, professionally, and spiritually. OCU offers degree programs for residential undergraduate students, graduate students, and adult and online students.
POSITION Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach
LOCATION Main Campus
DESCRIPTION The Assistant Coach will report directly to the Head Coach and will assist in overseeing all aspects of operating a successful intercollegiate athletic program.

Under the leadership of the Head Coach, responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

Recruiting and evaluation of prospective student-athletes

  • Assist the Head Coach in identifying prospective student-athletes that fit Ohio Christian University’s vision and mission, and who can succeed academically, spiritually, and athletically at the University
  • Assist the Head Coach in updating OCU Athletics reporting/recruiting information and compliance report on a weekly basis
  • Assist the Head Coach in maintaining a database of prospects including updated records of contacts
  • Assist the Head Coach in successfully recruiting identified student-athletes

Team and game preparation

  • Assist the Head Coach in teaching all basic and advanced skills in the sport during individual skill sessions, team practices, and strength/conditioning sessions
  • Assist the Head Coach in developing and implementing a sound and safe practice plan that will successfully prepare student-athletes with the fundamentals of the sport
  • Assist the Head Coach in developing a comprehensive and strategic game plan for each scheduled contest throughout the season. This includes but is not limited to the evaluation of upcoming opponents, preparing scouting reports and adjusting the game plan during contests.

Administrative responsibilities

  • Assist in organizing and coordinating a wide variety of administrative tasks which include but are not limited to team travel, contest scheduling, budget preparation, and administrative, facility usage, public relations, marketing, fundraising, community service, facility maintenance and other daily operations for the program

General athletic responsibilities (additional responsibilities within OCU Athletic Department are required during non-traditional season)

  • Assist in game/event management for sport teams including but not limited to game manager and event setup/breakdown
  • Assist in transportation for sport teams
  • Assist in Academic Center oversight

NAIA/NCCAA rules compliance

  • Responsible for knowledge of, and adherence to, NAIA/NCCAA rules and regulations pertaining to recruiting, eligibility, awards, and general operation of the intercollegiate athletic program

Perform all other duties as assigned by the Head Coach/Athletic Director

Applicant Information:

if interested in this position email: [email protected]

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