Assistant Women's Softball Coach 494579 & 496529

Job description

Assistant Women's Softball Coach 494579 & 496529

Position Type: Staff

Position Number: 494579; 496529

Department: Athletic Academics

Job Summary/Basic Function:
Job Summary:
The Assistant Softball Coach assists the Head Softball Coach with directing and supervising the operation of the softball program within the rules and regulations of the NCAA, Southland Conference, Texas State University System and Lamar University. The position requires a commitment to compliance and academics leading to graduation of student-athletes. The position requires active involvement in the community for fundraising purposes.

Examples of work performed:
1. Assists the Head Softball Coach with a variety of administrative duties.

2. Assists the Head Softball Coach with on field coaching during practice and competition.

3. Available to the news media on appropriate occasions as determined by the Head Softball Coach in conjunction with the Assistant Athletics Director for Media Relations.

4. Assists in developing a successful recruiting program and will attempt to recruit the best students as well as athletes.

5. Recognizes and promotes the best interest of the student-athletes both academically and athletically - encouraging each to graduate.

6. Actively participates in fundraising and development along with the Head Softball Coach and the Assistant Athletics Director for Marketing and Events.

7. Assists the Head Softball Coach with running a program within budget guidelines.

8. Assists in the provision of public information which will be provided through the Media Relations Office in accordance with policies mutually agreed upon by the coaches, the Director of Athletics and Lamar University.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelors degree required

1 or more years NCAA Division I and/or professional experience as an assistant softball coach required

Knowledge of NCAA rules required

Strict adherence to established NCAA, Southland Conference, Texas State University System and Lamar University rules and regulations is required. A violation of these rules and regulations can lead to disciplinary action including termination.

Reports Directly to: Head Softball Coach

Preferred Qualifications:
Preferred Qualifications:
Masters degree preferred

Security Sensitive Statement:
This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Salary: Commensurate

Work Hours:

Posting Date: 07/06/2018

Close Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

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Lamar University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Lamar University not to discriminate on the basis of non-relevant criteria including, but not limited to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status in its educational programs, activities, admissions or employment practices.





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Posted: 7/9/2018
Application Due: 8/24/2018
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