University of Arkansas at Monticello Athletic Department Assistant Softball Coach
The University of Arkansas at Monticello (www.uamont.edu) is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Softball Coach. This is a full-time, non-tenure appointment.
Responsibilities: Duties include assisting in the implementation and management of all phases of a competitive NCAA Division II women’s softball program in accordance with NCAA, Great American Conference, and University regulations including coaching, recruiting, scheduling, traveling, managing budget, supervising athletes, fund-raising, promoting and monitoring academic progress of student athletes, and part-time teaching in the area of health and physical education. Other duties may be assigned by the Head Coach. Physical education class instruction is an expectation in a variety of traditional classes.
Qualifications: Baccalaureate degree is required, Master’s degree is preferred. Knowledge of NCAA and Great American Conference bylaws, commitment to the academic success of student athletes, and the ability to organize and motivate student athletes to maximum performance level. A competitive background in college, high school, and/or junior college coaching with teaching experience preferred. The ability to work, communicate, and develop rapport with students, faculty, administration, alumni, community groups, and media required.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience including excellent fringe benefits.
Application Process: Send a letter of application as well as a completed Employment Application (https://www.uamont.edu/jobs/EmploymentApplication.pdf), complete résumé, and names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of at least three professional references (off-list references may be checked) to: Kyle Lem, Head Softball Coach, UAM Box 3499, Monticello, AR 71656 or email Lem@uamont.edu
Review of applicant data will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. UAM is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer and is subject to FOI requests.
About University of Arkansas at Monticello
UAM, one of the thirteen campuses of the University of Arkansas System, is located in southeastern Arkansas in the beautiful timberlands, rich in outdoor recreation activities, and approximately 100 miles south of Little Rock. UAM is a comprehensive, residential, and commuter undergraduate institution also offering selected master’s degree programs.