Indiana University Kokomo seeks qualified candidates for the full time position of Head Coach Baseball. Reporting to the Athletic Director, essential duties include, but are not limited to: Manage and oversee the operations of the baseball program including but not limited to recruiting, retaining, and helping student athletes graduate. Additional responsibilities will include practice/game management, skill development, travel organization, academic supervision, equipment management, and fundraising. The head coach must teach life skills, provide academic support, and impart baseball specific knowledge and training to the student athletes. They must support the mission of the university by serving the greater Kokomo community and region on committees and helping to keep regional talent in the area. They must follow university, River State Conference and NAIA policies and compliance regulations. This person will assist in the management and maintenance of the Kokomo Municipal stadium, supervise assistant coaches, volunteer coaches and student employees. The head coach will also be responsible for planning practices, preparing schedules, maintaining equipment inventory, managing budgets and scholarship dollars. Additionally, it is expected the Head Coach will serve on NAIA and River States Conference Committees as requested.
Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s Degree Preferred. Four or more years of coaching experience, preferable at the collegiate level, and at least one year of management experience also required. Proficient in English written and verbal communication skills; maintains a high degree of professionalism; demonstrated time management and priority setting skills; demonstrates a high commitment to quality; excellent organizational skills; excellent collaboration and team building skills; effectively coaches and delivers constructive feedback; instills commitment to organizational goals; demonstrates excellent judgment and decision making skills; effective conflict management skills; builds and manages effective teams
To apply for this position visit jobs.iu.edu/. For best consideration submit by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, June 8, 2021.
About Indiana University Kokomo
Indiana University Kokomo is a small, friendly campus where you can earn a well-respected degree from Indiana University. Choose from a wide variety of academic majors, attend classes on campus as well as online, and utilize services that empower you to achieve your educational and personal goals. It is the mission of IU Kokomo to enhance the lives of the residents of north central Indiana through our academic programs, through our activities and organizations, and through our community engagement.