Head Coach, Softball

Job description

Georgia State University is a Division I institution, member of the Sun Belt Conference..  On a campus without boundaries, the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics fosters a Culture of Success through Academic Achievement, Competitive Greatness, Ethical Behavior, Social Responsibility, and Community Engagement that educates and transforms a diverse group of talented student-athletes into future leaders.

The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking to hire a skilled and versatile Head Softball Coach who will be responsible for leading a successful women's softball program at Georgia State University.  The Head Coach is responsible to the Director of Athletics for developing, organizing, supervising, recruiting and managing the women's softball program. This position is responsible for the successful identification, evaluation, and recruitment of academically and athletically qualified student-athletes meeting all objectives of the sport within the University, Athletic Department, NCAA, and Sun Belt rules and regulations. The scope of responsibility will include these essential duties but is not limited to the following,

  • Develop practice plans and competition schedules
  • Organize and direct student-athletes at competitions and practice sessions
  • Coordination of team travel
  • Maintain a working knowledge of NCAA rules
  • Coordinate with the Director of Athletics on the hiring of assistant coaches and other support staff for the program
  • Budget management, determine budget requirement and manage all financial aspects of operations, recruitment and scholarship budget
  • Counsel and monitor team member in academic, disciplinary, and personal matters
  • Support fundraising efforts for the program
  • Attend all athletic department meetings and other relative events
  • Perform other professional duties as assigned

Bachelor's degree and four years of related experience; or a combination of education and related experience. NCAA certification required.

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06/18/21, 11:59:00 PM

College/Business Unit: Athletics
Location: Atlanta Campus
Job Posting: 06/08/21, 12:00:00 AM




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Posted: 6/8/2021
Application Due: 6/19/2021
Work Type: Full Time