BYU Athletics Seeks an Assistant Coach for its Women's Basketball Program

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BYU Athletics is seeking a full-assistant coach for its women’s basketball program. The job (position #110276) is currently posted on Y-jobs.

 

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Position Description

1. Assist Head Coach in organizing and directing various aspects of a highly competitive, Division I basketball program.

2. Assist in the recruitment and selection of student-athletes. Comply with NCAA guidelines for contacting and entertaining prospects. Initiate the process for determining academic eligibility and issuing National Letters of Intent.

3. Knowledge of and commitment to compliance with all NCAA, West Coast Conference and Brigham Young University rules and regulations, specifically the Honor Code, as well as dedication to the full academic and social development of student-athletes.

4. Adhere to and enforce all policies and procedures of the Department and University.

5. Provide leadership and instruction in the personal and athletic development of student-athletes, including but not limited to: counseling team members in academic, disciplinary and personal matters, when appropriate.

6. Attend and assist in conducting regular practice sessions in and out of season, as permitted by NCAA rules and regulations. Assist in implementing strategies for motivating student-athletes to perform at maximum individual and team levels.

7. Monitors the eligibility status and promotes academic progress and success of student-athletes by working closely with assigned team Academic Advisors. Assist Head Coach in enforcing study hall attendance for student-athletes.

8. Compile data and reports as requested by the Head Coach

9. Participate in clinics, exhibitions and camp activities, as requested.

10. Assist Head Coach in developing and maintaining good alumni and booster relations.

Qualifications

Bachelors degree required. 3-5 years college Division I basketball coaching experience preferred. Knowledge and understanding of Division I basketball, West Coast Conference and NCAA rules and regulations required. Recruiting experience preferred. Knowledge and understanding of University policies preferred. Knowledge and understanding of and commitment to the University Honor Code is required. Ability to communicate and organize strongly and effectively.

NOTE: This is not a faculty position, but is an Athletic Professional Contract position.

Application Process

Complete online application. Attach resume, cover letter and provide contact information for 3 references.

Brigham Young University, an equal opportunity employer, requires all employees to observe the university’s Honor Code and Dress and Grooming Standards. The Athletics Administration strongly recommends all applicants review the university Honor Code found on-line at honorcode.byu.edu prior to applying. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.