Cascade School District #422
209 N. School Street, Cascade, Idaho 83611
Phone: 208-630-6057 Fax: 208-382-3797
Engaging every student, every day in character development and rigorous education.

Assistant Boys Basketball Coach

Cascade School District #422

209 N. School Street

Cascade, ID   83611

(208) 630-6057



Job Title: Assistant Basketball Coach                Supervisor: Head Basketball Coach,

Athletic Director and Building Principal


Job Summary

Position is responsible for assisting the head coach with organizing the Basketball program at the

assigned school. Position assists with conducting practices, motivating students, and instructing

student athletes in game strategies and techniques.


Essential Duties

  • Assists the Head Basketball coach with instructing players in the rules, regulations,

    and techniques of the sport.

  • Organizes and directs individual and small group practice activities/exercises as directed by the head Basketball coach.
  • Assesses player’s skills, monitors players during competition and practice, and keeps the

head Basketball coach informed of the athletic performance of students.

  • Assists with determining game strategy.
  • Assists the head Basketball coach with supervising athletes during practices and competition.
  • Follows established procedures in the event of an athlete’s injury.
  • Models sports-like behavior and maintains appropriate conduct towards players, officials,

and spectators.

  • Maintains the equipment room in orderly condition and assumes responsibility for its


  • Distributes equipment, supplies, and uniforms to students as directed by the head coach.
  • Assists the head Basketball coach with submitting a list of award winners at the end of the season.
  • Participates in special activities to include parent’s night, banquets, award nights, and pep


  • Performs support tasks such as distributing and maintaining eligibility forms, emergency contact information, and other related records.
  • Models nondiscriminatory practices in all activities.
  • Helps with the supervision of the locker room and facilities while athletes are present.
  • Supervises athletes on trips and at competitions.Ride to and from events on school provided vehicles.


Other Duties

  • Attends staff development meetings, clinics and other professional activities to improve

    coaching performance.

  • Performs any other related duties as assigned by the Head Basketball Coach, Athletic Director &

Principal or other appropriate administrator.


Job Specifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities, who are otherwise qualified, to perform the essential functions.

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities Required)

Some experience as an assistant Basketball coach at the high school or college level preferred. Must possess effective coaching techniques and skills. Must possess some knowledge

of the rules, regulations, strategies, and techniques of the sport. Must possess the ability to

establish and maintain effective working relationships with school administrators, parents, and



Working Conditions & Physical Requirements

Must have the ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time; exhibit manual dexterity to

dial a telephone, see and read a computer screen and printed material with or without vision aids;

hear and understand speech at normal levels, outdoors and on the telephone; speak in audible

tones so that others may understand clearly; physical agility to lift up to 25 pounds to shoulder

height and 50 pounds to waist height; and to bend, to stoop, to sit on the floor, to climb stairs, to

walk and to reach overhead.


Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee

encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations

may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Duties are

normally performed in a school environment or outdoors. Duties may be occasionally performed

on field trips away from school. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


Supervision Received: Head Basketball Coach, Athletic Director & Principal

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this

employee. The Assistant Coach will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any

other related duties as assigned by the Head Basketball Coach, Athletic Director& Principal or

appropriate administrator. Cascade School District 422 reserves the right to update, revise or change

this job description and related duties at any time.




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