The Athletic Department at Coker University invites applicants to apply for the position of Assistant Softball Coach. This position is responsible for all aspects of an NCAA Division II softball program at Coker University and will primarily work with pitchers.
Responsibilities include and are not limited to: Assisting with the recruitment of quality student-athletes, practice planning, game preparation, coaching, scouting, player development, administrative duties, monitoring the academic progress of student-athletes, and other responsibilities as assigned.
The ideal candidate is competitive with strong leadership capability and has the ability to motivate and persuade others in a positive direction. The candidate will have experience working with pitchers at the collegiate level. The incumbent is well organized, works efficiently and is successful with time management.
The ideal candidate is also dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus; and has the ability to work collaboratively, be flexible and compromise in order to move forward as a team.
Excellent communications and public relations abilities are a must. Strong typing and computer application skills, ability to courteously assist and support others and the ability to operate mobile devices, telephone, PC, copier, and other basic business machines is required.
This is a 12-month position full-time position reporting to the Head Softball Coach. Please send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to email@example.com.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required, Master’s degree is preferred. Experience as an intercollegiate softball coach, a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record, and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations are required. AED/CPR certification prior to employment is also required.
About Coker University - Hartsville, SC
Coker University readies undergraduates for personal and professional success through a distinctive four-year program that emphasizes a practical application of the liberal arts as well as hands-on and discussion-based learning within and beyond the classroom. Coker is ranked among the “Best Colleges” in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review. Located in Hartsville, Coker is within two hours of the cultural, financial and recreational resources of Charlotte, Columbia, Charleston and Myrtle Beach.
Coker University, in compliance with all applicable state and federal laws, including Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, marital status, veterans or military status, or against individuals with disabilities, or other legally protected classifications in the areas of employment, admission, financial aid or access to educational or extracurricular programs, activities or facilities.