Assistant Coach - Baseball

Employer
St. Edward's University
Location
Austin, TX, USA
Closing date
Oct 22, 2021

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  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Full Time
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    Assistant Coach Baseball

    St. Edward's University of Austin, Texas, invites applications for the positions of Assistant Coach -Baseball. The successful candidate will assist the university in meeting the stated goals of the mission statement and the athletic department through assistance in managing the baseball program. The goals are to 1) provide every opportunity for the baseball program to compete for Heartland Conference Championships every year, 2) operate with quality and integrity in the athletic department's role as a focal point for school identity and spirit, 3) support the community through public service, and 4) provide opportunities and support for SEU student-athletes to achieve academically and athletically at the highest level and provide programming and resources that help prepare them with skills for life.


    Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

    Assist head coach with coaching and administrative duties for the baseball program.

    • Actively assist in the planning and direction of the overall practice strategy: Run aspects of the practices to include instructing team members in-game strategies, techniques, and strength and conditioning. Make strategic decisions in contest situations.
    • Counsel student-athletes concerning academic progress.
    • Assist in the overall recruiting strategy and implementation of evaluating, identifying, and recruiting quality student-athletes; written and telephone correspondence with prospective student-athletes
    • Assist with scheduling contests and equipment purchase and organization.
    • Assist in oversight of team travel, keeping budget considerations in mind.
    • Chronicle and report NCAA required data to the athletic compliance office.
    • Travel nationwide for competition and recruiting.
    • Perform game/facility management and other administrative duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.
    For Consideration,
    • Baccalaureate degree, preferably in Physical Education, Kinesiology, Sports Management, or Exercise Science; Masters Degree preferred.
    • Successful background in coaching and/or playing baseball, preferably at the NCAA level.
    • Ability to successfully pass the NCAA recruiting examination within two months of hire.
    • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication, administrative, and organizational skills.
    • Basic familiarity, appreciation, and empathy with the role of intercollegiate athletics and its relationship to the university, and the capacity to articulate that role and interact comfortably with those individuals and constituency groups (student-athletes, alumni, coaches, parents, etc.) crucial to the advancement of athletics at SEU.
    • Should possess high motivation with a capacity for independent work within the context of an intensely goal-oriented environment.
    • Successful completion of an employment and/or criminal background check is required.
    Salary

    This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

    For detailed information, please scroll to the bottom of the page to download the job description.

    The University offers an excellent TOTAL REWARDS package!

    United Healthcare Medical & Rx Coverage (HSA & FSA Available)

    Sun Life Financial Denatal Plan

    Sun Life Financial Vision Plan

    Short Term Disability (STD) Insurance

    Long Term Disability (LTD) Insurance

    Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

    Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

    Pet Insurance

    Annual Leave & Paid Sick Leave

    Retirement Plan (TIAA) Employee 5%/Employer Match 7%

    Tuition Benefits

    Paid Holidays

    Services & Discounts

    HOW TO APPLY

    Interested applicants should submit an online application at; https://stedwards.applicantpro.com. For full consideration, please submit all application materials:

    1. A current resume or CV;
    2. A cover letter addressing the candidate's interest in and qualifications for the position;
    3. A statement on the candidate's ideas, contributions, and goals for advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion while serving in this position; and
    4. The contact information for three professional references

    EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER:

    As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

    ABOUT ST. EDWARD'S UNIVERSITY

    Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more than 4,000 diverse students located in Austin, Texas. St. Edward's emphasizes critical thinking and ethical practices and small classes, personalized learning, and exciting internship opportunities. The community atmosphere extends to the approximately 800 faculty and staff who work together to make the university a welcoming yet challenging environment for students. An overview of St. Edward's University employee benefits is available at; https://www.stedwards.edu/human-resources/benefits-summary.

    OTHER ITEMS TO KNOW

    Sponsorship:

    We are not offering sponsorship at this time.

    Background Checks:

    A criminal history background check is required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position.

    Reference #:E99738

    Posted: 07/16/2021

    Available: 08/01/21

    Full Job Description St Edwards Universityhttps://stedwards.applicantpro.com

    Company

    St. Edward’s University: One of America’s Best Colleges

    St. Edward’s is a dynamic, nationally ranked, Catholic university where teaching, learning, leadership and service come together to contribute to a better world. For more than a decade, we’ve been named one of “America’s Best Colleges” by U.S. News & World Report. Located in the thriving city of Austin, Texas, with partner universities in 16 countries, our impact extends across the globe.

    An Education for Today and a Lifetime

    St. Edward’s offers an extraordinary educational environment that challenges, inspires and empowers students to make a difference in their world. Our academic community is dedicated to providing undergraduate, graduate and adult-learner degree programs that meet the demands of our times, preparing students to lead and succeed in a rapidly changing world.

    Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, our liberal arts education emphasizes critical thinking, ethical reasoning and multicultural understanding. Students enjoy the advantages of small classes and personal attention coupled with innovative facilities and advanced technology. And they benefit from valuable real-world experience through research, internships, service and study abroad. Through the abundant learning opportunities a St. Edward’s education provides, our students gain the knowledge and skills they need to pursue fulfilling careers and purposeful lives.

    Quick Facts About St. Edward’s

    • 13:1 Student-faculty Ratio
    • 18 Average class size
    • 50+ Undergraduate areas of study
    • 7 Graduate degree programs
    • 10 Adult undergraduate programs
    • 4,620 Students enrolled
    • 4,023 Undergraduate students
    • 54 Countries represented

    See more facts and figures.     

    Our Achievements Draw National Recognition

    A commitment to students, faculty and a stellar academic environment that’s second to none has placed St. Edward’s in the national spotlight

    • Since 2003, St. Edward’s has consistently been recognized in the top 25 of U.S. News & World Report’s annual ranking of “America’s Best Colleges.” Currently, we’re 13th among universities in the Western Region.
    • Forbes, Princeton Review and Washington Monthly include St. Edward’s on their lists of the best universities in the country.

    • We’ve recently been ranked one of the top 10 “Best Colleges in Texas” by two highly respected college assessment groups: College Factual (2015) and Niche (2016). 

    • St. Edward’s has been named the nation’s top producer of U.S. Fulbright Students among master’s-granting institutions in 2015–2016. For the last six years, St. Edward’s has been recognized as a top producer of Fulbright Students, with a record 13 finalists and 10 winners in 2015. Since 2004, our students have won 37 Fulbright grants.

    Strategic Planning Guides Our Success

    From 1999 to 2015, St. Edward’s increased overall enrollment by 25%. And our donors contributed more than $152 million during that time. This record generosity helped grow our endowment to more than $95 million and provided important funding for new buildings and capital improvements. See how we’re continuing the momentum of that success in the years ahead. Read about our strategic priorities for 2018.

    Learn more about St. Edward’s.

    We welcome your application. Apply now!

    https://www.stedwards.edu/careers-st-edwards

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