The Assistant Baseball Coach reports directly to the Head Baseball Coach and is responsible for planning, directing, and evaluating all aspects and facets of a successful baseball program.
Duties include: Assist in the planning, organizing, conducting, and evaluating practices sessions along with develop, implement, and evaluate game plans and strategies. Recruitment of skilled and academically qualified student-athletes and monitor academic progress and eligibility. Serve as leader, mentor, and role-model to student-athletes. Prepare team schedule, participate in public relations/media activities, and fundraising initiatives. Assist in team travel and other administrative processes/procedures. Ensure compliance with all necessary policies, procedures, and regulations.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of two (2) years coaching experience in baseball at the intercollegiate, professional, and/or Legion level. Must possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. Must be highly motivated, an energetic self-starter, have sound judgment, and decision-making ability along with attention to detail.
Upper Iowa University is located in scenic northeast Iowa, sponsoring 16 intercollegiate programs on the NCAA Division II level and is a proud member of the highly competitive Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference. For more information on UIU, please visit our web page at uiu.edu.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/2299. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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