Job Summary Provide development, leadership and supervision of a comprehensive and competitive varsity softball program.
-Work with Head Softball Coach to coordinate the implementation of the College's pitching workouts -Comply with institutional, conference and association rules and regulations -Coordinate and recruit prospective student-athletes through personal visits, telephone conversations, and mail solicitations -Plan, develop, and run organized pitching practice sessions -Assist with the development, planning, and administering of athletics camps to promote GGC and the athletics program -Monitor student athletes academic progress and implement strategies to ensure academic and athletic success -Ensure the softball program will be an integral part of the Integrated Educational Experience where learning takes place continuously, in and beyond the traditional classroom -Reinforce the GGC culture by demonstrating sportsmanship, integrity, a competitive spirit, and the importance of academics -Ensure academic success of softball student athletes. Student athletes' retention and graduation rates and GPA should be comparable to those of all GGC students -Other duties as assigned.
-4 year degree
-General knowledge of intercollegiate athletics at NAIA or NCAA level
-Experience with fundraising
-Proven record of success both on and off the field
-3 or more years of coaching experience in intercollegiate athletics at the NAIA or NCAA level
About Georgia Gwinnett College
Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is one of 28 institutions within the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Serving nearly 13,000 students, GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 920,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.