Lassen Community College District Susanville, CA 96130
Women's Head Softball Coach Salary: $15,000 Stipend per Academic Year
Summary: The appointee will hold a part time faculty position and will plan, organize, direct, and monitor all activities of the intercollegiate Women's Softball program including the recruitment, conditioning and training of the student athletes and is responsible for student athlete behavior/conduct and academic eligibility. The appointee will instruct the class for intercollegiate Women's Softball and may be granted additional teaching assignments as might be available in the off-season or summer.
Application Procedure: All applications will be held strictly confidential. Applicants are evaluated by the appropriate administrative manager and a review committee. Applicants determined to be the most qualified for the position will be invited for an interview at their own expense.
Duties: • Recruit and retain student athletes for each academic year. A minimum of 18 student athletes must be retained at the first class census. • Ensure compliance with all regulations, rules, procedures, and policies for the program as established by the California Community College Athletics Association, Golden Valley Conference, and Lassen College. • Train student athletes in conditioning, skill and strategy development. • Schedule practices and competitions. • Arrange for travel with team to off-campus competitions; travel with team. • Drive the team van for off-campus practices and competitions. • Work closely with Softball coaches from District area schools to develop rapport and enhance recruitment of student athletes. • Meet assigned classes as scheduled, teach to course outlines and maintain accurate attendance records. • Submit attendance records, travel & reimbursement requests and other communications in a timely manner. • Attend Athletic Department and conference meetings as required. • Attend Physical Education Division meeting when requested. • In conjunction with the Athletic Director, develop and manage the budget for the Women's Softball program. • In conjunction with the Athletic Director, analyze equipment needs and inventory; order equipment and uniforms as necessary. • Maintain regular contact with the Athletic Director during the full-term of the contract, including the off season. • Maintain currency in subject area. • Work with students of diverse skill levels and socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds. • Communicate effectively with students and colleagues. • Organize and supervise assistant coaches and students. • Assist student athletes with transfer to a four-year institution. • Perform other duties as assigned that support the overall objective of the position. • Technical knowledge in all aspects of coaching Softball; effective oral and written communication skills • Demonstrated success in recruiting student-athletes • Awareness of various learning styles •High standards of professional and ethical conduct
• Any bachelor's degree AND two years coaching experience, preferably at the collegiate level OR any Associate's degree AND six years coaching experience at the collegiate level OR the equivalent.
• Master's degree in physical education, education with an emphasis in physical education, kinesiology, physiology of exercise, or adaptive physical education OR Bachelor's degree in any of the above AND Master's degree in any life science, dance, physiology, health education, recreation administration, or physical therapy OR the equivalent.
Classroom instruction is paid in addition to Coaching contract at $48.30 an hour.