Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach – University of The Incarnate Word

School: University of The Incarnate Word
Position: Assistant Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division I

The Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach assists the Head Men’s Basketball Coach in all aspects of the Men’s Basketball program serving as 2nd assistant. Primary tasks include but are limited to coaching, student-athlete development, recruiting, and team practices. The Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach reports to the Head Men’s Basketball Coach.


UIW has been identified year after year as one of the nation’s Great Colleges to Work For based on employee feedback. UIW offers an outstanding benefits package for full-time employees that includes medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, numerous paid holidays, vacation and sick leave. Tuition benefits include UIW tuition waivers, tuition exchange programs and Brainpower Connection discounts for employees and dependents. Retirement benefits include 403b retirement plans with a 7% employer match, plus a retirement health solution. We also offer employer-paid Life/AD&D, long-term disability, pet insurance, an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), wellness programs, employee discount program, Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) eligibility and more! Please refer to the Human Resources webpage for additional details on our benefits and eligibility.

Job Duty Name
Essential Job Duties

Description of Job Duties

  • Assist the head men’s basketball coach in managing and directing the basketball program.
  • Assist the head coach with all aspects of the team including training, competing and scheduling.
  • Organize and maintain accurate inventory of basketball equipment and uniforms.
  • Coordinate travel arrangements.
  • Coordinate scouting and video exchange.
  • Coordinate facility needs of visiting teams.
  • Organize and complete all required paperwork.
  • Assist the administration with alumni relations and scholarship fundraising.
  • Commit to and ensure adherence to all rules and regulations set forth for the team, the University, the Southland Conference and the NCAA.
  • Assist with recruiting including calling prospective student-athletes, evaluating high school and junior college players.
  • Work cooperatively with personnel in the athletics department, attending department meetings and activities, and always representing the University positively when interacting with the community, alumni, high school and club coaches, media and general public.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to recruit, coach and teach highly talented student-athletes.
  • Ability to scout opponents and break down game video.
  • A proven record in following directives and being responsible for assigned tasks.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment as needed.
  • Ability to apply budgeting and fiscal planning techniques within financial constraints.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with students, faculty, staff, and the public.
  • Ability to communicate effectively – orally, by phone, in person, via social media and in writing.
  • Ability to respond to emergency situations in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrate the ability to market and promote UIW men’s basketball.
  • Ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures.
  • Employee shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of the University, the Conference, and the NCAA.
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