Head Baseball Coach (Non Teaching Assignment)

Jul 05, 2017
Institution Type
Community College


Head Baseball Coach (Non Teaching Assignment)

Community College of Allegheny County

General Summary:
The primary responsibility of this position is to instruct/coach student athletes in how to perform their sport, including about training, physical health, good sportsmanship, teamwork, and safety.

The coach will also be expected to handle other aspects of the sport, including recruiting and working with the Director of Student Life and/or Athletic Director on eligibility and other matters pertaining to the team.

Work location and additional information:
College Fee Funded

Season: Fall 2017 - Spring 2018

Team practice time will be determined by coaching staff but must meet the needs of the team.

Campus: South Campus

Job Specifications:
Associate's degree required. Previous collegiate coaching experience and collegiate playing experience within sport strongly preferred. Knowledge and adherence to all current rules, by laws, and eligibility requirements governing the sport and as required by the sports regulatory athletic association(s). Valid driver's license and ability to operate College van. May require overnight travel. Clearances are required.

Job Duties:
1. Organize, communicate and conduct individual and team practices/exercises, identify student athletes' strengths and weaknesses to provide constructive feedback, balancing criticism with positivity and motivation. Teach/coach relevant rules, regulations, skills, tactics, techniques and equipment of the sport.
2. Promote and instruct student athletes about good sportsmanship, teamwork, and safety. Ensure that student athletes train and perform to a high standard of health and safety at all times. Advise about health and lifestyle issues.
3. Model sports-like behavior and maintain appropriate conduct towards players, officials, and spectators.
4. Recruit perspective athletes.
5. Prepare schedule and communicate games with athletes; attend and participate in all games.
6. Inventory, distribute, and collect all team uniforms and equipment. Prepare any necessary items and areas of the sport prior to practices or games.
7. Advertise and promote the sport on campuses and centers. Compile game and season statistics and submit to any organizations as necessary or required (e.g. newspaper, sport association reporting requirements).
8. Coordinate travel arrangements with Athletic Director/Director of Student Life and drive College vehicle as needed or required.
9. Organize fundraising projects for team trips.
10. Coordinate with Athletic Director to attend at least one new student orientation.
11. Perform and/or assist with administrative support tasks, such as, processes and communication regarding eligibility requirements, emergency data, distribution and reconciling of students funds/fees, compliance and year-end reporting, and other related records/paperwork.
12. Perform other related duties as required or assigned.

Job Category: Non-teaching Assignments

Job Type: Non-teaching Assignment

Department: Student Life

Job Close Date: 7/18/2017

All applicants must apply online at: http://www.ccacjobs.com. The College's online application system will allow you to complete a college application, apply online, answer screening questions, and attach a resume, cover letter and other documents.




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