Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach – Piedmont College

School: Piedmont College
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division III
Conference: USA South

The assistant coach, men’s basketball, under the direction of the head coach, assists in successfully coaching and managing the men’s basketball program. Responsibilities include the following:

  • Coach during practices and games
  • Recruit qualified student athletes
  • Provide academic support for student athletes
  • Other basketball program tasks including but not limited to: scouting, video breakdown, individual workouts, strength & conditioning, alumni events, student worker supervision, coordinating community service projects, fundraising, and weight room/gym monitoring
  • Ensure the welfare of the student-athlete in all activities
  • Abide by all NCAA and USA South rules
  • Complete the NCAA rules test annually
  • Cooperate with other athletic department and institutional personnel
  • Maintain current certification in CPR/AED training
  • Supervise athletic facilities for the purposes of safety and security
  • Serve on college committees when designated
  • Attend convocations, graduations, etc.
  • Perform other duties assigned by the Director of Athletics

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Willing to comply with all NCAA rules and regulations
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and be eligible to operate a school vehicle
  • Reliable, consistent attendance is a requirement and essential function of all positions.
  • Employees are expected to be punctual and dependable in order to meet the needs of their department and the College.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Products: Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook

Working Conditions and Physical Effort

  • Moderate physical activity. Requires handling of average-weight objects up to 25 pounds or standing and/or walking for more than three (3) hours per day.
  • Work environment involves minimal exposure to physical risks, such as operating dangerous equipment or working with chemicals.
  • Work may involve moderate exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises.
  • Requires the manual dexterity with normal hand and finger movements.
  • Requires talking, hearing, and seeing as important elements for completing assigned tasks.
  • Requires the ability to relate to others beyond giving and receiving instructions: must partner with colleagues without exhibiting behavioral extremes.


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Demonstrated history of successful coaching skills
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills
  • In-depth knowledge of applicable sports and playing rules
  • Knowledge of NCAA rules governing the recruitment and retention of student-athletes
  • Knowledge of athletic training and conditioning programs and routines
Applicant Information:

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Submit cover letter, resume, and contact information for three (3) professional references.

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