West Virginia State University invites applications for the position of Head Softball Coach. This is a full-time, benefit-eligible position. The individual will report to the Athletic Director.
The successful candidate will serve as the head coach in all aspects of a competitive NCAA Division II Softball program including, but not limited to:
The recruitment and retention of qualified student-athletes
Organizing, preparing and executing effective practice and game plan strategies
Monitoring and nurturing student-athletes’ academic and personal growth and development
Managing successfully the daily operations: budgeting, scheduling, and travel arrangements
Supervising assistant coaches and other support staff
Fund raising, Alumni engagement, and community service
Qualifications Required: Bachelor's degree preferred. A valid driver's license, official academic transcript(s) and the successful result of a background check are mandatory. Coaching experience at the collegiate level preferred; demonstrated ability to recruit and retain student-athletes who are committed to academic and athletic excellence; experience with fundraising and/or alumni relations. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal, organizational, and written/oral communication skills as well as demonstrated success as an assistant or head coach at the collegiate level. Employment contingent upon a successful background check and must have valid driver’s license.
Please provide cover letter, resume and references.
About West Virginia State University
WVSU is a member of Division II Mountain East Conference.