| Saint Leo University is accepting applications for a Head Baseball Coach who will be responsible for the organization and administration of a competitive NCAA Division II program which competes in the powerful Sunshine State Conference. Saint Leo University was 2nd in the 2015-2016 Learfield Cup standings and has captured 3 of the last 5 SSC Men's Mayor's Cup for overall program success. |
The Head Baseball Coach will be a positive, energetic leader with the ability to coach, mentor, motivate and recruit student athletes who possess the desire to excel academically and athletically. Reporting directly to the Director of Athletics, the Head Coach will administer the progress and success of a competitive NCAA DII Baseball program that operates with integrity and within the scope and intent of all University, Conference and NCAA rules and regulations.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to;
Managing day to day operations
Practice and game day preparation
Planning and directing the recruitment of quality student-athletes who are capable of success in the Sunshine State Conference and who can graduate from the University.
Coaching, conditioning and training of student athletes
Monitoring academic performance/progress and eligibility status of student athletes
Operational and fiscal management; scheduling; fundraising and maintaining positive public relations with donors, supporters, media, the community and constituency groups on campus
Hire supervise and mentor assistant coaches
Promote an atmosphere of compliance within the program and effectively monitor activities regarding compliance.
Candidate must have a strong commitment to the academic success of the student-athlete and have experience working effectively in a private school environment.