William Penn University strives to create a vibrant learning community for all of its members, including students, staff, and faculty. To help foster that community, Graduate Assistants will lead by example and develop others’ leadership capabilities, employ relevant technologies, and actively demonstrate the Quaker virtues of simplicity, peace-making, integrity, community, and equality.
A. Administer your sport/area in total compliance with William Penn, NAIA and HEART regulations and guidelines. B. Monitor and stay within the parameters of the designated budget. All purchases need to be approved by the head coach. C. Assist with recruiting and retaining students. D. Attend Department meetings. E. Assist with coordination of travel plans with the Transportation Director. F. Be a positive role model for students and monitor discipline procedures within your sport/area. G. Encourage/monitor attendance and academic performance as directed by the head coach/department head. H. Assist with annual inventory. I. Conduct yourself in a professional manner and display good sportsmanship at all times. J. Fulfill all obligations, as established by your program, for the NAIA Champions of Character initiative. K. Be loyal and supportive of the Staff, Faculty and Administration. L. Cooperate and communicate with the Training Staff. M. Perform responsibilities of a Campus Security Authority (CSA) and attend annual training. N. Assist with the supervision of other athletic/university events as needed by the administration. O. All Other duties as assigned. P. The successful candidate will need to be available on campus by August 15th.
REPORTS TO: Head Coach and will be expected to meet numerous on and off the field duties and exhibit energy, loyalty, teamwork, maturity, and the ability to make adjustments.
SUPERVISES: Baseball players
Qualified candidates, should send a resume, letter of application, and a list of three current references to: Mike Laird, Head Baseball Coach, William Penn University, 201 Trueblood Ave., Oskaloosa, Iowa 52577 , or email email@example.com.
Education Bachelor’s Degree required
Experience High School/Collegiate playing experience preferred. At least some coaching experience.
Abilities · Basic knowledge of the game of Baseball ·Preference will be given to candidates with middle infield and pitching playing experience, hitting expertise,andtechnologicalproficiency. · The candidate should attain the Iowa Class C driving license · Understanding of how to plan/run a practice · Can watch film and provide a detailed scouting report · Independent decision making and ability to exercise good judgment; · Good written and oral communication skills; · Ability to work independently and as a team member to complete assigned tasks and meeting deadlines; · Organizational skills, time management, relationship building, and communication skills essential; · Willing to work long hours. The ability to obtain admission into the Graduate Program
Additional Salary Information: A full tuition waiver into the Master’s Program of Business Leadership.
About William Penn University
William Penn University strives to create a vibrant learning community for all its members, including students, staff, and faculty. To help foster that community, coaches will lead by example and develop others’ leadership capabilities, employ relevant technologies, and actively demonstrate the Quaker virtues of simplicity, peace-making, integrity, community, and equality