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Assistant Softball Coach / Sports Industry Employer


Alderson Broaddus University


Job Description
Reporting to the Head Softball Coach, an assistant coach assists the head coach in all phases of a competitive NCAA Division II softball program in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of the College, the Athletic Department, the Head Softball Coach, and the Great Midwest Athletic Conference, including but not limited to, recruiting qualified student athletes, organization of practice and games, scheduling, weight lifting/conditioning, supervision of academic progress, public relations, and NCAA rules compliance.

  • Demonstrate basic skills in social media and software computers skills in word, excel and FrontRush.

  • Assist with monitoring academic progress of student-athletes in the coach's particular specialty, in connection with the Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance & Academic Services.

  • Assist with game day preparations, as assigned by the head coach and in conjunction with the coaching staff, by analyzing film, designing strategies, field work, hitting & communicating with players in the specialty areas.

  • Assists with the recruitment of qualified prospective student-athletes.

  • Weight Lifting

  • Fundraising

  • Other duties as assigned.

    Qualified candidates should submit cover letter, resume, and three references to Rachael Mack, Head Softball Coach via email at mackrl@ab.edu. Position is open until filled.

    In order to provide a safe and productive learning and living environment, Alderson Broaddus University conducts background investigations on all final candidates being considered for employment. ABU seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce, and encourages qualified candidates across all group demographics. Alderson Broaddus University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    A Bachelor's degree is required, Master's preferred. Desired qualifications include 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 in the academic setting, knowledge of NCAA legislation and a commitment to rules compliance. Proven integrity, leadership, and a thorough knowledge of collegiate softball are required.

    NOTES:

    Additional Salary Information: $1,000 per month for 10 months - $6,000 housing allowance or on campus housing - 15 or 19 meal plan on campus - Individual Health Insurance Policy



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