Reporting to the Head Softball Coach, the Assistant Softball Coach will be responsible for all phases of a competitive NCAA Division I softball program, competing in the Big South Conference. Coaching, scheduling, recruiting, travel arrangements, budget management, camps/clinics, field maintenance and development of the program within the guidelines of the NCAA, Big South Conference, and Charleston Southern University. This position requires evening and weekend work and travel by bus. Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Experience: Applicants must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must be able to work effectively independently and as part of a team. The candidate will articulate and model the dynamics of Christian coaching.
Essential Job Functions: Certain jobs at Charleston Southern University may require specific physical and/or mental abilities and the hiring manager will provide additional information and provision of requests for reasonable accommodation if needed. One of the essential job functions of this position is regular, on-time attendance.
This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.
Education: Bachelor’s degree and college playing and/or coaching experience. Knowledge of NCAA Division I rules is expected.
About Charleston Southern University
Charleston Southern University is an independent comprehensive university affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. This suburban coeducational institution with liberal arts and professional curricula offers degrees at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The university was founded upon the principle that students should have an opportunity for a quality education under the guidance of Christian faculty. The university promotes academic excellence in a Christian environment.The university aims continuously to increase the academic quality of its students. Students currently are drawn primarily from the Southeastern region of the United States and pursue a broad variety of careers in the arts and sciences, as well as business, education and nursing.The South Carolina Baptist Convention founded the institution in 1964 as the Baptist College at Charleston. The campus is located 16 miles from the city of Charleston within the city limits of North Charleston. The institution changed its name to Charleston Southern University in 1990 to reflect the offering of graduate programs.Charleston Southern University forthrightly avers the validity and applicability of Christian tr...uth and values to public, private, individual and corporate activities. Thus, the University seeks to employ only employees who have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord; who are committed to the Christian faith; whose faith is reflected in Christian witness through their employment, and their interaction with students, colleagues, and the general public; who will maintain active membership in a local Christian church; and who will be committed to the integration of faith and learning.