Position is responsible for promoting and teaching the system and techniques utilized by the high school head coach. Position plans and conducts practices, motivates students, and instructs student athletes in game strategies and techniques.
- Must possess effective coaching techniques and skills.
- Must possess some knowledge of the rules regulations, strategies and techniques of the sport.
- Must possess the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with school administrators, parents and students.
- Some experience as a baseball player or coach is preferred.
- Organizes and directs individuals and small group practice activities/exercises as directed by the head coach.
- Assesses player’s skills, monitors players during competition and practice, and keeps the head coach informed of the athletic performance of students.
- Supervises athletes during practices and competition.
- Follows established procedures in the event of an athlete’s injury.
- Models sports-like behavior and maintains appropriate conduct towards players, officials and spectators.
- Collects and stores equipment and uniforms in an orderly fashion.
- Distributes equipment, supplies and uniforms to students.
- Preforms support tasks such as monitoring student eligibility, securing medical release forms and other related records.
- Models nondiscriminatory practices in all activities.