Under the direction of the Head Baseball Coach, the Assistant Baseball Coach – Hitting is responsible for all aspects of assisting the Head Baseball Coach with the development and administration of a successful NCAA Division II Intercollegiate Baseball Program. The program will be conducted in accordance with all University and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) rules, regulations, and policies.
- Responsible for assisting the head coach with organizing the program. Assists with conducting practices, motivating students, and instructing student-athletes in-game strategies and techniques.
- Assists the head coach with instructing players in the rules, regulations, equipment, and techniques of the sport.
- Assist with the development of the hitting with a heavy focus on mechanics.
- Assist with practice planning.
- Organizes and directs individual and small group practice activities/exercises as directed by the head coach.
- Assesses players skills, monitors players during competition and practice, and keeps the head coach informed of the athletic performance of students.
- Bachelor's degree (B.A. or B.S.) in a related discipline from an accredited four-year collegiate institution.
- 1+ years of Intercollegiate Baseball specific experience.
- Experience in coaching and knowledge of the fundamentals, tactics and strategies of coaching intercollegiate Baseball with ability to recruit talented players for the program.
- Proven ability to provide mentoring and leadership to student-athletes and a commitment to student athlete welfare.
- Demonstrated knowledge of and adherence to NCAA/conference rules and requirements relevant to the conduct of an intercollegiate program.
- Proven ability to work effectively with diverse groups.