About Lesley University: Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Lesley University is highly regarded for its undergraduate programs in education, the arts, and applied social sciences. Lesley fosters a highly creative environment in which innovative ideas thrive, theory is integrated with practice and its 7,000 students and 87,000 alumni are empowered to improve and enrich communities.
Job Description: The Assistant Baseball Coach will be responsible for assisting in all aspects associated with the NCAA Division III baseball team at Lesley University. The assistant coach will assist the head coach with the baseball team according to NCAA, New England Collegiate Conference and Lesley University standards, rules and regulations and demonstrate awareness of, commitment, and adherence to NCAA, ECAC and Conference rules to help instruct and develop student-athletes; assist in developing and implementing a comprehensive recruiting strategy; assist in making strategic decisions in contest situations; assist in the strength and conditioning of the athletes; and assist with administrative responsibilities associated with the program operations, including fundraising efforts and community service. The assistant coach will also assist during the non-traditional season (fall). Night and weekend hours are required and facilities are off campus.
Requirements: • Bachelor's Degree. • Working knowledge of NCAA Division III rules and regulations. • At least one year of previous successful collegiate coaching or playing experience at the college, semi-professional, professional, or international level is required. • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. • Must have a valid U.S. driver's license. • Must be authorized to work in the United States; if you hold a visa, your visa status must allow you to work at Lesley University.
Additional Information: Background checks are required for all positions. This is a part-time position, paid by stipend. Lesley University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to increasing the diversity of the university community and the curriculum. Candidates who believe they can contribute to this goal are encouraged to apply.
Application Instructions: Please include a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references. Applications will be reviewed as they are received, applicant screening will begin immediately.
About Lesley University:Lesley University is committed to active learning, scholarly research, critical inquiry, and diverse forms of artistic practice through close mentoring relationships among students, faculty, and practitioners in the field. Lesley prepares graduates with the knowledge, skill, understanding, and ethical judgment to be catalysts who shape a more just, humane, and sustainable world.