Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach – Oregon State

School: Oregon State
Position: Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division I

The Assistant Coach assists the Head Coach in the organization, administration, and promotion of all aspects of the Oregon State Men’s Basketball program. Coaching includes instruction, academic supervision of the athletes, program management for the specific area assigned and preparation of recommendations to the Head Coach and Director of Athletics. This position must adhere to the policies set forth by direct supervisors, Head Coach and Athletic Director, as well as Oregon State University, the PAC-12 Conference and The National Collegiate Athletic Association.

Key Responsibilities

Scout future opponents by film, watching games, and/or telephone reports. Retrieve video tapes of future opponents. Develop scouting reports on future opponents. Provide consultation and expert advice to head coach and team members. Prepare, plan, conduct, and evaluate practice sessions, as directed. Teach individuals and groups of players specific tasks and skills before, during and after practice, during season and off-season. Teach player-to-player defense and offense, as requested. Teach progressions and drills during daily practice time. Be available to coaches and players before, during and after practices, games, and events.

Negotiate scholarship offers to prospects. Coordinate and oversee the recruitment of student-athletes. Prepare and distribute recruiting information. Attend off-campus games for the purpose of evaluation and contact. Coordinate mailing of recruitment materials to prospective student-athletes. Maintain computerized “master” recruit list. Make phone contact with prospective student-athletes when appropriate. Plan campus visits with prospective student-athletes and their parents.

Plan, assign and review work, establish goals for each position and assess performance through completion of evaluations; hire, train, promote employees; discipline or effectively recommend discipline up to and including dismissal; and address grievances, developing a framework for corrective actions as necessary. Supervise and assign responsibilities to team managers and other assistants.

Serve as event host for visiting team: meet visiting team upon arrival and assist them with directions and special needs. Plan long and short-term team objectives under the leadership of the Head Coach. Establish and reinforce requirements for team members in terms of academic and athletic progress. Coordinate recruiting efforts with the Office of Admissions.

Campus / Community Communication:
Interact with various campus offices, departments, as well as individual faculty and staff members. Maintain effective and open communication with OSU faculty as necessary. Serve as guest speaker at public events on behalf of OSU Athletics. Serve in a leadership role and promote participation in community service activities by student-athletes. Assist in the formulation of team and department fundraising activities and promotional events. Coordinate community service and OSU athletics-to-school programs. Administer day-to-day operations and staff of summer athletic camps, as directed by the Head Coach.
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