PRIMARY DUTY: The Head Softball Coach will be responsible for providing leadership to the softball program.
Manage and direct all aspects of the women’s softball program including on the field coaching Be responsible for the recruitment of all team members Administer all aspects of the softball program including scholarship allocation, budget management, team transportation, conditioning, equipment care, and academic monitoring Supervise and direct Assistant Coaches and Graduate Assistants Assist the Athletic Director with preparation of budget and scheduling Engage in fund raising activities as assigned Performs other duties as assigned
WORKING CONDITIONS: This position must work and travel nights, weekends, and holidays as necessary. This position must purchase and maintain a cellular device and service that will be used for work functions. This position must be responsible for plan choices, calling areas, service features, terminations clauses, and paying for all charges associated with the cellular device and service. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Supervise and direct assistant coaches/graduate assistants EQUIPMENT/MATERIALS USED: Field maintenance/upkeep TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
REQUIREMENTS: Education: Bachelor’s degree Certification/License: CPR certified every other year Experience: Coaching on the collegiate level Skills: Technical skills in the coaching of softball
Internal Number: 603310
About Northwest Missouri State University
COMMUNITY: Northwest Missouri State University is located in Maryville, Missouri, a community of 12,000 with a diverse economy, and a strong industrial base. Maryville is located 45 miles north of St. Joseph, Missouri and 90 miles north of Kansas City, Missouri. For more information visit the website at www.maryville.org.
UNIVERSITY: With an enrollment of about 7,100 students, Northwest is a coeducational, primarily residential four-year university that offers a broad range of undergraduate and selected graduate programs on its Maryville campus as well as its Northwest-Kansas City location at the Northland Innovation Center and through Northwest Online.
Founded in 1905, Northwest places a high emphasis on profession-based learning to help graduates get a jumpstart on their careers. Students have opportunities to build their résumés with experiences on campus in nearly every area of study, including the Horace Mann Laboratory School, National Public Radio affiliate KXCV, the R.T. Wright Farm, Mozingo Outdoor Education Recreation Area or Knacktive, a student-driven integrated digital marketing communications agency.
The University is a national model for student success and ...career placement. In addition, 97 percent of Northwest bachelor’s degree earners and 99 percent of master’s degree earners secure employment or continue their education within six months of graduation, according to the most recent data. Zippia, a career website, names Northwest the best college in Missouri for getting a job.
Furthermore, its vibrant and diverse learning community offers more than 150 student organizations, and textbooks and a laptop are included in tuition, which is among the lowest in the nation, saving students an estimated $7,400 over four years. Northwest also offers 1,200 student employment positions, allowing students to build professional skills through its internationally benchmarked student employment program. Designated the Missouri Arboretum, the Northwest campus was named one of the “50 Most Amazing University Botanical Gardens and Arboretums in the U.S.”
For more information about Northwest and its performance, visit www.nwmissouri.edu.