The Athletics Department at Marist College invites applications for the part-time position of Assistant Baseball Coach. Marist College is an NCAA Division I program and member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC). Part-time assistant coach position will participate in the preparation, coordination, practice & game plan preparation, and execution of practice plans during the academic year. The position is responsible for the identification, research of, and communication with prospective student athletes during the course of the calendar year. The assistant coach will also assist in the academic, personal, and career mentoring of student-athletes.
Bachelor’s degree required; experience as player in high school and college, and/or previous coaching experience; strong knowledge of NCAA, MAAC and Marist College rules and regulations, along with excellent oral and written communication skills. Certification in CPR, first aid and AED will be required prior to completion of probation period.
Assist the Head Coach in developing the game strategy and designing effective and efficient training and practices for both the team and individual student-athlete. Assist with practices, competitions and games, home and away; enforce team policies and rules, assist with fundraising and community involvement. The Assistant Coach will assist in the recruitment of top level, Division I student-athletes; and assist head coach in performing other job-related duties as assigned by the Head Coach.
Division I experience as player and/or coaching preferred.
May enroll in up to 15 graduate credit hours annually during the fall, spring, or summer semester(s), which are funded by the Graduate Athletic Incentive Grant, with permission from the Director of Athletics. Marist will remit tuition payment for the approved credits.
The Department of Athletics at Marist College
A conference leader in athletic and academic success, the Marist College Department of Athletics sponsors 23 Division I sports that compete in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) and the Pioneer Football League (PFL – Football Championship Subdivision). In its history, Marist is the MAAC all-time leader in conference championships and overall Commissioner’s Cups, an award that celebrates overall excellence and athletic achievement. The Red Foxes have led the conference in MAAC Academic Honor Roll for 17 straight seasons.
Located on the banks of the historic Hudson River, on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, and at its Florence, Italy campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures and The Best 385 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (10th Best Regional University/North, 5th Most Innovative School/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. The College is top-ranked for long-term study abroad (#4 in the U.S.) by the U.S. State Department’s Open Doors report. Marist educates more than 5,000 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and numerous graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees, and also Doctor of Physical Therapy and Physician Assistant programs. To learn more, please visit https://www.marist.edu/about
Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.