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Assistant Coach - Men's Basketball

Anderson University’s Athletic Department invites applications for Assistant Coach of Men’s Basketball. Anderson University is an innovative, entrepreneurial, premier comprehensive Christian liberal arts university affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. The university seeks candidates with a strong Christian value system, lifestyle, and commitment to the integration of faith and learning.

The Assistant Basketball Coach is responsible, in coordination and in support of the Head Basketball Coach, for the development and maintenance of an effective and competitive NCAA Division II basketball program. This position will assist with administration, recruitment and retention of all student athletes by developing a supportive Christian faith culture within the program while adhering to all NCAA rules and regulations. Additional responsibilities include preparation of detailed scouting reports; conducting pre-game warm-up activities; planning and organizing camp/clinic programs; participating in fundraising activities; and generating ideas for game day attendance and experience.

Knowledge equivalent to that gained through completion of a bachelor’s degree in addition to prior work experience in collegiate athletics programs is required, master's degree preferred. Knowledge and compliance of all rules and guidelines set by the NCAA Division II and South Atlantic Conference is necessary. Ability to uphold confidentiality, work collaboratively and exhibit Anderson University’s Christian mission through all interactions also required. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills essential.

This is an on-site, in person role. To ensure full consideration, submit cover letter, resume, contact information for three references, and a completed Anderson University Staff application electronically to Coach Jimmie William:

About our Commitment to Diversity

Anderson University is a private Christian institution of higher education committed to developing a diverse campus and culture that is reflective of God’s Kingdom and biblical unity. Anderson University does not illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, pregnancy, disability, age, religion, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other basis on which the University is prohibited from discrimination under applicable local, state, or federal law, in its employment or in the provision of its services, including but not limited to its programs and activities, admissions, educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other University-administered programs.

The dedicated faculty and staff of Anderson University are committed to assuring a Christ-centered educational environment of excellence. In order to fulfil its religious tenets, and as recognized by law, those seeking employment at the University must be of the Christian faith and agree to respect and not undermine the University’s mission, values, vision, and Statement of Faith. Inquiries related to our commitment to diversity may be directed to