Miami University (OH) is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Softball Coach. This is a full-time, 12 month position with University benefits. This person will assist the head coach in the organization, management and coaching of a major Division I university softball team. It is expected that this coach carries out duties within the stated philosophy of Miami University athletics and its educational mission and follows all institutional, Mid-American Conference and NCAA rules and regulations to insure compliance.
This position specifically supports the mission of the University and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics by assisting in institutional compliance with NCAA and Conference rules and regulations.
Duties/Physical Demands: Identify student athletes to be considered for recruitment; determine when and where to recruit prospective student athletes; input in regards to who will be offered scholarships; input regarding roster management; coordinate practice dates/times; train and supervise the team and student manager; provide assistance regarding game strategy; organization of scouting reports; handle travel responsibilities to include transportation, meals and lodging; maintain knowledge and ensure compliance with NCAA, MAC and University rules and regulations; enforce departmental policies regarding student athletes, training and equipment rooms; monitor and maintain individual student athlete files to ensure compliance with team and University policies; meet with students to discuss coursework demands; assist with equipment and apparel orders and inventory; participate in departmental activities to include service on committees and attend all scheduled meetings and perform other duties as assigned by the athletic administration.
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Bachelor’s degree. Required qualifications include ability to demonstrate softball skills, game and training strategies, ability to communicate with and relate well to the female athlete, ability to recruit and retain quality student-athletes, ability to effectively communicate through oral, written and electronic forms.
Preferred qualifications include a master’s degree, specialization in hitting work. Division I experience is highly desirable; previous Division I collegiate experience; experience in teaching softball skills; network of contacts in primary recruiting areas and an understanding of the complex rules and policies of the NCAA.
Internal Number: 5860
About Miami University
Affiliation: Public university of OhioPhilosophy: Miami is a residential university with a focus on teaching undergraduates. A liberal education core complements the more specialized studies of the majors.Established: 1809; named for the Miami Indian Tribe that inhabited the area now known as the Miami Valley Region of OhioLocations: Main campus in Oxford, Ohio (35 miles north of Cincinnati); regional locations in Hamilton, Middletown, and West Chester, Ohio; European Center in LuxembourgEnrollment: 14,872 undergraduates and 2,395 graduate students on the Oxford campus; 3,680 undergraduates on the Hamilton campus; 2,271 undergraduates on the Middletown campus; 205 graduate students at the Voice of America Learning Center (based on Fall 2010 enrollment)
Miami University, an EO/AA employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami does not permit, and takes action to prevent, harassment, discrimination and retaliation. Requests for reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to ADAFacultyStaff@MiamiOH.edu or 513-529-3560. Annual Security and Fire Safety Report may be found a...t: http://www.MiamiOH.edu/campus-safety/annual-report/index.html. Criminal background check required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco free.