Assistant Women's Basketball Coach (2 vacancies)

North Carolina, United States
Salary Not Specified
Apr 20, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Position Title Assistant Women's Basketball Coach (2 vacancies) Position Number 066661 Department Women's Basketball - 120102 Description of University

Appalachian State University, in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. As one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina system, Appalachian enrolls about 20,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree: Collegiate coaching experience including demonstrated experience in the recruiting process of qualified student-athletes
  • Thorough knowledge of NCAA regulations
  • Knowledge of and prior experience with administration of collegiate team travel
  • Strong organizational, communication, and public relations skills; and computer proficency
License/Certification Required Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach will assist the head coach in all aspects of daily operations of a Division I intercollegiate women’s basketball program, works within the Department of Athletics, and corresponds with parents, recruits, visiting teams, and community members.

This position will assist with:

  • Instructs the women’s basketball team assigned fundamentals and skills necessary for a successful program
  • Player development; overseeing the academic progress of student-athletes
  • On-court coaching
  • On and off campus recruiting; scouting
  • Practice and game planning/preparation
  • Budget management

The athletic program at Appalachian State University operates on the premise that intercollegiate athletics is an integral part of the institution’s overall program of education. Priority is given to high standards of both academic and athletic quality — the goal being the complete development of the student-athlete.

Suggested Salary Range Commensurate with qualifications and experience Physical Demands of Position

Must be able to work late nights. Must be able to travel.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please attach required documents:
Cover Letter
List a minimum of 3 professional references in the application.

AA/EEO Statement

Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.

Diversity and Inclusion at Appalachian

We at Appalachian State University are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence both locally and globally.

We understand that the successful implementation of diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence is the responsibility of the entire university community, including alumni and official university governing bodies. A diverse campus community supports an influx of broad and distinct ideas that increase learning opportunities and strengthen the impact of our community as we work collectively to achieve a just experience for all.

We actively encourage, support, and promote a global mindset and an equitable environment where all will know that they belong and are safe to express their culture, identity, values, ideas, opinions, and creativity. We are committed to creating a culture of equity opportunity for all, one that has an expectation of fairness, justice, and equity-minded practice at all levels of the university community.

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