Reporting to the Head Women’s Softball Coach, the assistant coach assists the head coach in all phases of a competitive NCAA Division III Women’s Softball program in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of Brevard College, the Athletic Department, and the USA South Athletic Conference, including but not limited to, recruiting qualified student athletes, organization of practice and games, scheduling, budget management, weight lifting supervision, supervision of academic progress, public relations, and NCAA rules compliance.
Position is classified as medium work – exerts from 10-25 lbs of force often. Subject to inside and outside conditions, repetitive motors.
Essential Functions: •Promotes the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program. •Demonstrates compliance with all policies, procedures and regulations established by the Athletics Department, Brevard College, the NCAA and the USA South Athletic Conference. •Coaches outfielders; in conjunction with the coaching staff, organize standard practices and develop individual players in those positions. •Assist with monitoring academic progress of student-athletes in the coach’s particular specialty, in connection with the Director of Compliance & Academic Services. •Assist with game day preparations, as assigned by the head coach and in conjunction with the coaching staff, by analyzing player patterns, designing strategies, & communicating with players in the specialty areas. •Assists with the recruitment of qualified prospective student-athletes. •Serve as a Game Day Administrator for specified sports. •Supervising weight lifting sessions for team workouts. •Responsible for practice planning in accordance with the Head Coach’s direction •Other duties as assigned.
Qualified candidates should submit cover letter, resume and three references to Bre Shearin, Head Softball Coach via email at email@example.com. Position is open until filled.
In order to provide a safe and productive learning and living environment, Brevard College conducts background investigations on all final candidates being considered for employment. Brevard College seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce, and encourages qualified candidates across all group demographics. Brevard College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
A Bachelor degree required. Desired qualifications include outfield coaching experience, collegiate playing or coaching experience, demonstrated ability in skill instruction, recruiting, practice and game plan development, supervisory experience, general administrative skills, excellent communication and organizational skills, ability to serve as a mentor and leader, knowledge of NCAA legislation and a commitment to rules compliance. Proven integrity, leadership, and a thorough knowledge of collegiate softball team are required.
About Brevard College
Four year institution located in the mountains of Western North Carolina