Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach – Saint Xavier University

School: Saint Xavier University
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NAIA

The Assistant Men’s Basketball coach, assists with all phases of coaching an intercollegiate team, including recruiting, scouting, game management and promotions.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Coaching at the direction of the head coach. Provides on court coaching, instruction, demonstration and teaching.

Conducts individual & small group skill development sessions

Recruits and scouts prospective student athletes from high school, junior and community colleges

Performs administrative duties as assigned by Head Coach

Coordinates and arranges team travel.

Managing laundry & equipment.

Monitor academic progress of student athletes.

Supervision of managers and work study.

Driving vans to some local competitions.

Develops and distributes scouting reports on opponents, analyzing opponents film and scouting reports.

Organizing on-campus visits by prospective student-athletes (both official and unofficial)

Assists with summer camps

Maintains continual and thorough familiarity with all applicable NAIA, Conference, and University rules and regulations

Establishes and ensures communication and enforcement of rules and regulations concerning student-athlete conduct, appearance, travel, punctuality and other areas.


This information represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.


Minimum Requirements:

Education – Bachelor’s Degree.

Experience – Previous collegiate (or higher level) coaching experience or playing experience.


Knowledge and Abilities:

Knowledge of NAIA rules

Word processing, spreadsheet, and database programs.

Must possess ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.

Have oral and written communication skills.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Supervision of Others:

Supervision of student managers and work study


Other Requirements:

Must possess a valid driver’s license for occasional transportation of student athletes. CDL encouraged.

Evening and weekend work required.

Position requires travel.

Applicant Information:

If interested please contact head coach Robert Ford with resume & letter of interest.

Email:  [email protected]


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