Assistant Baseball Coach - Hoya Athletics

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jun 10, 2017
Closes
Jun 28, 2017
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
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Requirements

Assistant Baseball Coach - Hoya Athletics

The Assistant Baseball Coach recruits, retains, supervises, and coaches NCAA Division I baseball student-athletes, under the guidelines of Georgetown, the BIG EAST Conference and NCAA.  Reporting to the Head Baseball Coach, the Assistant Coach has duties that include but are not limited to:

  • Carries out duties within the stated philosophy of Georgetown athletics and its educational mission. 
  • Follows all institutional, conference and NCAA rules and regulations to insure compliance. 
  • With general policy guidance from the Head Coach, makes decisions to successfully achieve department goals and objectives, and is accountable for the development of team policies and goals. 
  • Actively participates in practices and competitions - including but not limited to game preparation (for example, developing strategies and game plans), practice planning, skill and video sessions (for example, working individually with, advising, and critiquing student-athletes to develop and improve their skills), scouting opposing teams and players (for example, analyzing their strengths and weaknesses), scheduling, weight training, and and fitness programs. 
  • Evaluates prospective student-athletes, and analyzes and determines their abilities and whether they may succeed athletically and academically at Georgetown. 
  • Recommends or determines which prospective student-athletes the team should focus its time and resources to recruit, and contacts and recruits such prospects. 
  • Performs additional duties that include the monitoring of student-athlete academic performance; conducting, advising, and counseling student-athletes regarding performance and conduct; identifying and addressing student-athlete welfare issues; and representing the University in donor/alumni public relations and community programs.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 3 years of coaching and/or playing experience, preferably at the Division I level
  • Knowledge and understanding of all aspects of baseball - individual will be responsible for pitchers
  • Knowledge of NCAA regulations and guidelines governing the recruitment, academic eligibility requirements, and retention of student-athletes
  • Knowledge of athletics recruitment methods and techniques
  • Ability to create a database for all prospects, recruiting software database experience preferred
  • Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills that demonstrate an ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community
  • Effective communications skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to foster a cooperative work environment
  • Valid driver's license with good driving record and insurability
  • Proficiency in computer use and relevant Microsoft applications
  • Willingness and availability to work weekends and evenings

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