The University of Antelope Valley, located in Lancaster, CA, seeks a Head Softball Coach. This position will be responsible for organizing, developing, and administering all phases of the softball program. Primary responsibilities include: Oversee UAV’s Softball program; commitment to the academic and athletic success of the student athletes, as well as player development; budget management and purchasing of equipment; fundraising and marketing; scheduling practices, games, pre and post game activities and travel arrangements; developing and carrying out game line ups and strategies; and monitoring the strength and conditioning program and routines. Any additional assignments assigned by Director of Athletics. Qualifications: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of three years of college coaching experience. A master's degree is strongly preferred. NAIA experience a plus. We are looking for candidates who have experience organizing, leading sports programs and activities; the ability to relate well to the college community, including students, staff, faculty, as well as the general public and media.
Successful candidates will also possess a demonstrated understanding and knowledge of collegiate level rules and regulations. The University of Antelope Valley educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good. The successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission statement.