This position is responsible to assist in all phases of a competitive women’s intercollegiate basketball program in compliance with NCAA, America East Conference and institutional rules and regulations. This position is one of two assistant coaches reporting to the Head Women’s Basketball Coach. This position supervises assistant coaches and student assistants.
Bryant University is a NCAA Division I program, sponsoring 25 varsity sports, and is a member of the America East and Big South Conferences
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
1. Effectively assist in coaching a competitive basketball program in a manner which promotes sportsmanship among athletes, ensuring compliance with all NCAA conference, America East Conference, and institutional rules and regulations.
2. Effectively assist in recruiting qualified student athletes to participate in the University’s athletic program and effectively promote Bryant University academic and athletic programs to potential students.
3.Ensure that players associated with the basketball program are eligible under NCAA and America East Conference regulations.
4.Assist in developing and implementing clinics, summer camp(s), and on-campus tryouts.
5.Effectively monitor student athlete academic progress; refer or counsel where appropriate, and motivate the athlete.
6.Perform other duties as assigned.
Certain requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate persons with disabilities.
This position is best filled by an individual with an undergraduate degree and related collegiate basketball experience including successful recruiting, coaching and counseling student athletes. Knowledge and skill should also include experience in scheduling and coordination to support intramural and recreational athletic programs. Excellent oral and written communication skills are needed to motivate and supervise athletes and students. A thorough understanding of and experience with NCAA and America East Conference rules and regulations is critical. The ability to manage multiple tasks is essential. Knowledge of related computer applications is important. A valid driver’s license is required for travel. This position has non-standard hours.
For 155 years, Bryant University has been at the forefront of delivering exceptional education that anticipates the future and prepares students to be innovative leaders of character in a changing world. Bryant delivers an innovative, uniquely integrated business and liberal arts education that inspires students to excel. With approximately 3,700 graduate and undergraduate students from 38 states and 53 countries, Bryant is recognized as a leader in international education and regularly receives top rankings from U.S. News and World Report, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes, and Barron's.
Abundant co-curricular opportunities, service learning programs, internships, and practicums allow students to put theory into practice while building character and leadership skills. Athletics and recreation play an integral role in the health and well-being of Bryant students, whether competing on one of Bryant's 25 NCAA D1 varsity teams, taking part in a club or intramural sport, or just enjoying the Bulldog school spirit.
Bryant is dedicated to the success of our faculty and staff, and the school provides excellent benefits, training, and support so that individual talents may flourish f...or the benefit of its students. Bryant's academic and technological excellence and innovation foster the development of individuals so each can reach his or her personal best in life and their profession.
The University is located approximately 15 minutes from Providence and one hour from Boston.