The Baruch College Athletic Department seeks a Head Coach for the Softball Program. The NCAA Division III Bearcats compete in the CUNY Athletic Conference (CUNYAC).

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Design and implement a training program that advances individual and team performance skills, to support the achievement of the program’s purpose
  2. Advance each student-athlete’s level of knowledge with regard to sport nutrition, biomechanics, exercise science, and sport psychology as it relates to improvement of sport performance
  3. Design a competitive schedule that maximizes athlete development and performance
  4. Recruit high-quality athletes capable of performing at desired levels
  5. Recruit athletes capable of completing the baccalaureate degree and performing academically at levels reflecting program objectives
  6. Conform to the highest standards of professional conduct regarding compliance with department and institutional policies and procedures and adherence to the rules and regulations of athletic governance organizations of which the institution is a member
  7. Demonstrate master teaching competencies with regard to (a) sport skill instruction, (b) motivation, and (c) coaching skills during competitive events
  8. Relate well to officials, high school coaches, parents, the media, alumni, donors, and the public
  9. Provide strong leadership in the personal development of student-athletes as demonstrated by high standards of behavior and good public speaking skills of all team members
  10. Demonstrate a high level of involvement in the personal and academic development of student-athletes through the support of the department’s academic and personal development programs serving those student-athletes
  11. Manage a cost-effective and administratively efficient sport program
  12. Exhibit good writing and speaking abilities
  13. Train and supervise assistant coaches toward the end of developing head coach capabilities and supporting all program objectives
  14. Adhere to department policy regarding coaches code of ethics
  15. Complete other duties as assigned by the athletic director
  16. Contribute to the maintenance of good working relationships with all staff, student-athletes, and external constituents through (a) a positive and constructive approach to all tasks, (b) respect for the competencies of others, and (c) appropriate conflict resolution behavior

 

Education and Certification Requirements:

Required:             Bachelor’s Degree coaching certification from recognized sport governing body

Preferred:            Highest level of international sport federation coaching certification

 

Experience and Competency Requirements:

Required:

  • Two years of softball coaching experience
  • Demonstrated ability to develop nationally competitive athletes
  • Demonstrated academic success of previously coached student-athletes
  • Exemplary ethical conduct and conformance to NCAA rules and regulations
  • Valid Drivers License

 

NOTES:

Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience.
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