Graduate Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach – Indiana Wesleyan University

School: Indiana Wesleyan University
Position: Graduate Assistant
Organization: NAIA

Summary of Position:    The reporting relationship is to the Athletics Director and the Head Coach. For Athletics, the primary responsibilities are to assist, support and encourage a successful intercollegiate athletic program representing coaches and student athletes.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist the Head Coach to develop, manage, and successfully coach basketball, to include scheduling, recruiting, equipment management, reporting scores and statistics, and website updating.
  • Ensure strict adherence to all CL, NAIA, and NCCAA by-laws and regulations.
  • Ensure adherence with established institutional compliance rules, policies, and procedures as well as ethical standards of behavior.
  • Ensure satisfactory academic performance of student-athletes.
  • Ensure the spiritual, physical, emotional, and social welfare of student-athletes.
  • Responsible for successful coaching of basketball, to include maximizing the team’s potential/abilities, keeping athletes eligible, supporting the spiritual development of each player, and retaining athletes through graduation.
  • Assist to propagate a comprehensive public relations program.
  • Assist the operations of sport camps and/or clinics.
  • Assist in department fund-raising and booster events in accordance with University, CL, NAIA and NCCAA expectations, and institutional rules, policies, and procedures.
  • Learn, understand, and adhere to all NAIA, NCCAA guidelines and maintain up-to-date rosters, squad lists and other information keeping compliance as a first priority.
  • Assist in coordinating and developing organized schedules and submit weekly countable hours report.
  • Participate in long-range planning and assessment, attend all departmental training sessions and meetings, read and comply with all departmental policy manuals.
  • Assist in planning and implementing daily practice sessions. – (Essential)

Qualifications: According to Indiana Wesleyan University employment policy all employees must possess a strong Christian commitment and adhere to the standards outlined in the IWU Community Lifestyle Statement.

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