Location: Newport, RI Category: Education Posted On: Mon Aug 7 2017 Job Description:
To assist the Head Coach, Softball in the coaching and teaching of skills and game strategy of sport as directed.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Primary duty is teaching, coaching, and mentoring student-athletes under Head Coach, Softball direction.
Assist the Head Coach, Softball in the recruiting process as directed.
Coaching responsibilities in practice and match situations as determined by the Head Coach, Softball.
Administrative duties as assigned by the Head Coach, Softball.
Must adhere to all NCAA/CCC/Salve Regina University rules and regulations.
In particular, all coaches and athletics personnel are charged with being knowledgeable of, and assuring and monitoring compliance by all student- athletes, staff and assistant coaches with applicable governing constitutions, by-laws, rules, policies, interpretations and regulations of the NCAA, the University and the Commonwealth Coast Conference. Staff members shall immediately advise the Compliance Office if there is reason to believe that violations have occurred or will occur and shall cooperate fully in any investigation of possible NCAA or Conference violations.
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Perform other duties as assigned by the Head Coach, Softball or the Director of Athletics.
High School Diploma or GED required, college coursework strongly preferred. A minimum of two years of playing or coaching experience required. Must possess current CPR/First Aid Certification.
Excellent oral and written communication skills required. Strong interpersonal skills required. Must have the ability to work with traditional-aged college student population. Knowledge of Windows-based computer applications is preferred. Candidate must be committed to a philosophy that emphasizes academic priorities and good citizenship both on and off the field.
Located on a picturesque campus in the historic city of Newport, R.I., Salve Regina University is a Catholic, coeducational university founded by the Sisters of Mercy. The University offers a comprehensive education with a liberal arts foundation that fosters the development of each student's individual talents.Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, the University enrol...ls more than 2,700 undergraduate and graduate students from across the U.S. and around the world. Salve Regina's diverse range of academic programs is complemented by community service initiatives, extracurricular activities and a full athletics program featuring varsity, intramural and club sports.The undergraduate course of study is designed to further intellectual, social and spiritual growth and encourage students to work for a world that is harmonious, just and merciful. Graduate and continuing education programs are tailored to the unique needs of adult students, combining the integration of knowledge and personal values with the development of greater competency in both theory and practice.Salve Regina's 80-acre campus is set on seven contiguous Gilded Age estates and features 21 structures of historic significance that have been sensitively adapted to meet University needs while also preserving their status as treasures of the 19th and early 20th centuries.