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Position: Assistant Coach - Softball

Grade Department Position type: Position Number
30 4GA – Department not found Full-time A97908

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Head Coach, the Assistant Coach - Softball will provide assistance in coaching duties for the intercollegiate softball team, operating under NCAA bylaws; assist the Head Coach with all aspects of recruitment and training for athletic competition.

Essential Functions, Major Duties, and/or Accountabilities:
  • Assist in the planning, organizing, and directing the activities of the university's intercollegiate softball program.
  • Monitor, coordinate, and communicate with department staff on the academic and eligibility affairs of all current and perspective team members according to institutional, conference, and NCAA rules.
  • Promote booster organization for effective public relations and financial support.
  • Assist in the public relations operations of the university's intercollegiate softball program.
  • Support and maintain all UVU and NCAA standards of ethical conduct for athletics personnel.
  • Uphold and abide by all NCAA regulations and Utah Valley University policies and procedures.
  • Perform miscellaneous job related duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • N/A

Special Requirements of the Position:
  • N/A


Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor degree and two years experience related to the summary of duties; or any combination of education and/or experience related to the summary of duties totaling six years.

  • Knowledge of techniques, rules, and organization of track and field training, competitions, etc..
  • Knowledge of current developments in coaching and teaching strategies.
  • Public relations, public speaking, and team building skills.
  • Skill in budget preparation, execution, and record keeping.
  • Skill in planning and organizing competitions and travel schedules.
  • Skill and ability to recruit, coach and scout student athletes to perform at an intercollegiate level.
  • Ability to monitor eligibility rules according to college, conference, and NCAA standards.
  • Ability to effectively manage and maintain responsibility for team control, cohesiveness, and academic athletic success.
  • Ability to understand and abide by all NCAA regulations and ethical conduct standards as well as Utah Valley University institutional policies and procedures.


This position description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to the position.
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