Defiance College, an NCAA D-III institution and member of the HCAC, seeks an individual to serve as an Assistant Softball Coach. Under the direction of the Head Coach, responsibilities will include coaching, recruiting, practice planning and preparation, academic monitoring, fund raising, mentoring of student-athletes, developing annual service/engagement projects for student-athletes, and other duties as assigned. The successful candidate will also be responsible for supporting the mission of Defiance College, as well as adherence to institutional, Heartland Conference, and NCAA policies and procedures. A bachelor’s degree, previous softball coaching and/or playing experience (preferably at the collegiate level), and a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record are required. Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate strong communication skills and successful Division III recruiting experience.
Applications for this full-time, 10-month August-May position are being accepted and reviewed immediately. To apply, send letter of application for employment, complete resume, and the names and contact information of four professional references via email to: email@example.com.
Defiance College is committed to the diversity of faculty, staff and students. Applicants who will enrich the diversity of our campus and promote a spirit of inclusivity are especially encouraged to apply.
About Defiance College
Defiance College, chartered in 1850, is an independent, liberal arts institution affiliated with the United Church of Christ. The campus is located on 150 acres in a residential area in the city of Defiance in Northwest Ohio. The College offers more than 40 undergraduate majors, graduate programs in education and business, sponsors 21 intercollegiate athletic teams, and has received national recognition for its educational experience of service and engagement. Defiance is a college where students learn to lead and serve in a democracy; learn to understand, appreciate, and have the skills to interact with other cultures; and learn to not only receive knowledge but to make their own knowledge by engaging in interactive experiences. Our Vision creates an educational experience of engagement in civic, cultural, and learning dimensions for all students and is home to the McMaster School for Advancing Humanity, a unique research program serving as a focal point for teaching, service, scholarship, and action to improve the human condition. Defiance College is an equal opportunity employer committed to the diversity of faculty, staff, and students. Applicants who will enrich the diversity of our campus and promote a spirit of inclusivity are especially encouraged to apply.