Assistant Coach 1 (Women's Basketball)

Cookeville, Tennessee

Tennessee Technological University

Position Information

Position Information

Position Number

522040

Working Title

Assistant Coach 1 (Women's Basketball)

Job Title

Assistant Coach 1

Job Type

Full-Time

Department

Womens Basketball

Job Purpose

Assists the head women's basketball coach with all aspects of the women's basketball program including recruiting, practices and conditioning, player development, public relations, and supporting the academic development and graduation of student-athletes.

Tennessee Tech provides impact through its engaged students, dedicated faculty, and career-ready graduates known for their creativity, tenacity, and analytical approach to problem solving. As a STEM-infused, comprehensive institution, Tennessee Tech delivers enduring education, impactful research, and collaborative service that creates, advances, and applies knowledge to expand opportunity and economic competitiveness.

Tennessee Tech is committed to a diverse workforce by fostering an inclusive work environment for students, faculty, and staff. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. Tennessee Tech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Essential Functions

Assists the head women's basketball coach with all aspects of the women's basketball program including recruiting, practices and conditioning, player development, public relations, and supporting the academic development and graduation of student-athletes. Performs other duties, as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution. Proven record of successful basketball coaching experience at the high school or college level, which could include graduate assistant coaching experience, OR at least two years of basketball playing experience at the collegiate or professional level. Education and experience necessary to perform all the functions of a Division I Assistant Women's Basketball Coach. Commitment to adhere to NCAA and OVC rules and regulations as well as University policies and procedures.

Beyond meeting minimum requirements, candidates will be evaluated in terms of how their experience and education have prepared them for Division I assistant coaching including recruiting, assisting with practice and conditioning, player and public relations, and supporting the academic development and graduation of student-athletes. Coaching philosophy must complement the philosophy of the head coach.

Preferred Qualifications

Work Hours

Compensation and Benefits

Salary

Commensurate with education and experience.

Benefits Information

Tennessee Tech offers a competitive benefits package. Benefits include the accumulation of two vacation days per month and one sick leave day per month, and thirteen University holidays. Other benefits include medical and life insurance (shared cost with the university), retirement, optional 401k, and educational benefits.

Posting Details

Posting Date

05/03/2022

Screening Date

05/13/2022

Open Until Filled

Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants will be required to electronically upload a cover letter, resume, copy of transcripts (official transcripts required upon hire) and contact information for three references. References will be contacted at a later date. Submission of materials is the applicant's responsibility. Applications without all required materials are incomplete and will not be considered.

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Transcripts
  4. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts 2
  2. Other Documents
  3. Other Documents 2
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you have a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have basketball coaching experience at the high school or college level? (This could include graduate assistant coaching experience OR at least two years of basketball playing experience at the collegiate or professional level)
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * How did you hear about this job opportunity?

    (Open Ended Question)
Posted: 08/17/2022