Seeking a full-time assistant pitching coach to support the management of the softball program and the development of the student-athletes within the guidelines, rules and regulations of the university, conference and the NCAA. Valparaiso University is a Division I member of the Missouri Valley Conference.
As the primary pitching coach, applicants should demonstrate their proficiency in designing individualized workouts; understanding and improving pitchers' mechanics, command and control; pitch calling; and in game pitching personnel management.
Beyond skill instruction, duties include but are not limited to: Design & implementation of daily practices, In-game decision making, Recruiting athletically and academically qualified student-athletes, Travel coordination, Equipment management, Direction of camps and clinics, Field maintenance, Fundraising
Bachelor's degree. Playing and/or coaching experience. Strong work-ethic, excellent organizational skills, and the ability & willingness to communicate and work effectively in a team atmosphere on the coaching staff and within the athletic department.
About Valparaiso University
Valparaiso University is an NCAA Division I member located in Northwest Indiana, approximately an hour outside of Chicago. Valparaiso is a member of the Missouri Valley Conference and sponsors 21 sports. Women: basketball, bowling (Southland Bowling League), cross country, golf, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field, and volleyball. Men: baseball, basketball, cross country, football (PFL), golf, soccer, swimming (Summit League), tennis (Summit League), and track and field.