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Assistant Softball Coach

Company: Jarvis Christian College
Location: Hawkins
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description POSITION TITLE: Assistant Softball Coach QUALIFICATIONS: -- Bachelor---s degree in related field from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning -- Three years of college basketball experience, preferably college coaching experience -- CPR and First Aid Certification or ability to obtain within six months -- Valid driver---s license and the ability to be insured to drive college vehicles required Computer skills essential with knowledge of Microsoft Office programs Effective organizational, written/oral communication and interpersonal skills Knowledge of and ability to follow college policies and procedures Knowledge of intercollegiate softball programs Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously Ability to work in adverse conditions, weekends, and evenings Ability to promote a positive atmosphere of teamwork and cooperation both within the College and the community Ability to effectively supervise the work of others Ability to effectively identify and resolve problems while maintaining confidentiality Strong personal work ethic and high level of personal integrity RESPONSIBILITIES: -- Assists the Head Softball Coach with day-to-day activities associated with the program including, but not limited to, recruitment, on-the-floor coaching, video work, and community involvement; -- Provides leadership for all aspects of the men's basketball program to ensure a highly competitive and successful program; Supports the academic mission of the College and demonstrates a strong commitment to the retention, academic success, and graduation of student-athletes; -- Assists with student-athlete eligibility certification and completion of forms and medical exams, and provide NAIA reports to the Compliance Office as required; Maintains current knowledge and abides by NAIA and RRAC rules, policies, and procedures; -- Serves as a role model to mentor team members to develop and display appropriate behavior and sportsmanship expected of athletic teams and individuals representing JCC; -- Observes athletes during practice and competition to identify opportunities for individual or team improvement; -- Teaches players specific tasks and skills before, during, and after practice; -- Schedules contests and reviews films of other teams; -- Supports and monitors academic performance and social development of the student athletes; -- Assists with recruitment of new student athletes including, but not limited to, attends off-campus games for the purpose of contact and evaluation, manages recruitment material mailings, maintains contact and plans campus visits with prospective student athletes; -- Coordinates all enrollment activities of softball---s student athletes; -- Participates in athletic development and fundraising activities for athletics programs; -- Supports leadership development, team development, and community service; -- Provides quality coaching and instruction to students participating in the Softball program; -- Attends scheduled softball practices and competitions; -- Provides ongoing oversight of student athlete---s conduct both on and off the court; -- Assists with conflict resolution; -- Reviews institutional policy on accident reporting and insurance procedures; -- Assists coach in ensuring that all students and prospects have had physicals; -- Assists in instructing team managers on proper care, maintenance of supplies, equipment, and facilities; -- Attends assigned college, department, and division meetings as required; -- Inventory, selection, care and maintenance of supplies and equipment; -- Assists in recruiting student athletes who can achieve academic and athletic success; and assists student athletes in realizing individual and team goals; -- Assists with the development of positive interpersonal relationships including campus integration with other students and faculty; -- Enforces safety regulations and procedures through supervision of students involved in the program; -- Keep abreast of rule changes in the sport; and Perform other duties as needed QUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICS Demonstrates Trustworthiness Confidence Enthusiasm Initiative Flexibility Sound work ethics Proven Skills Listening skills Team player SUPERVISION AND EVALUATION -- Performance of this job will be evaluated annually by the immediate supervisor in accordance with provisions of the Jarvis Christian College Administrative Policies and Procedures Manual. PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATION -- Success in the workplace depends on a strong commitment to the tasks assigned, respect for others and confidentiality in handling, and dealing with prospects, and sensitive constituent information -- Honesty, integrity, and treating others with respect are expected at all times. -- Good presentation skills which include, but not limited to, professional dress/business attire, excellent personal grooming, and excellent verbal, as well as, written skills. PROFESSIONAL GROWTH -- Assume responsibility for own professional growth and development, keeping current of best practices in area of responsibility ETHICAL BEHAVIOR -- Adhere to the Jarvis Christian College Code of Ethics Company Description Located in beautiful Hawkins, Texas, Jarvis Christian University, private, co-ed Historically Black Liberal Arts, four-year institution with a rich history and high standards of educational excellence. Founded in 1912, we are affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)., The mission of the university is to prepare a diverse population of lifelong learners intellectually, socially, spiritually, and personally through providing interactive services and using varied modalities of instructional delivery. Jarvis Christian is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges and, this year, is celebrating 110 years of educating students. Jarvis Christian offers programs in Criminal Justice, Business Management, Religion, Data Analytics and Cybersecurity and attracts a diverse student body from 22 states and cover 60 nations.

Keywords: Jarvis Christian College, Tyler , Assistant Softball Coach, Education / Teaching , Hawkins, Texas

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