Xavier University, a Jesuit Catholic institution, seeks applications for a full-time Baseball Assistant Coach. This position assists in direction and administrative oversight of the intercollegiate baseball program relative to successful athletic performance, recruitment and retention of student-athletes, and providing the necessary leadership for a positive competitive environment for student-athletes.
Requirements: Skills, characteristics and experience •Possess a philosophy of coaching as a form of education that’s consistent with core values of Xavier Athletics. •Ability to interact and represent Xavier well with a diverse constituency of students, faculty, alumni and media. Assists in practices and games •Provides leadership and guidance necessary for a positive competitive environment for the Student Athletes. •Is responsible for physical and mental preparation both in season and off season. •Works closely with a positional group defensively •Helps to implement offensive gameplan, with a focus on hitting Assists in recruitment of potential student-athletes •Demonstrates an ability to identify, evaluate, and recruit potential student-athletes. •Maintains an organized network of players, coaches, and contacts throughout the industry. •Displays an ability to follow through on given tasks as it pertains to recruiting. Works with Head Coach to complete administrative details for the sport •Performs various tasks (travel, scheduling, budgeting) to assist in the operation of the program. •Responsible for travel arrangements, funds for travel and assignment of officials when appropriate. •Assists in ordering/cataloging equipment. •Works with Athletic trainer, strength coach, sports information director as a liaison.
The employee agrees to have knowledge of and compliance with NCAA, the BIG EAST Conference and the Xavier University Athletic Department’s rules and regulations. The employee must have a valid driver’s license and meet the requirements for insurability under Xavier University’s policy.
Xavier Athletics is strongly committed to enhancing equity, inclusion, and diversity. These values are central to our mission. Candidates who have worked with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students and who can contribute to our mission are encouraged to identify their experiences and interests.
To ensure consideration, interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references on Xavier University’s website by December 6, 2019.
Xavier University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Internal Number: 999662
About Xavier University
Founded in 1831, Xavier University is a Jesuit Catholic university in Cincinnati, Ohio. Its three colleges offer more than 90 undergraduate majors, 55 minors and 19 graduate programs to 7,000 total students. The University is the sixth-oldest Catholic university in the nation and one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities nationwide.