Position - Head Baseball Coach A full-time, professional staff position is available in Intercollegiate Athletics beginning December 16, 2019. The working title for this assignment is Head Baseball Coach with an official title in the Coach title series. This is a Limited appointment as defined in the UWS 15.01 WI Administrative Code. The starting salary range will be between $39,000 to $45,000 annually and will be commensurate upon experience and qualifications. Applicant Confidentiality: Applicant names will be kept confidential throughout the application and interview process. The identity of the successful candidate will only be released upon hire.
•Direct and manage all Head Coach – Baseball duties within the guidelines of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) and NCAA Division III. •Provide oversight of all recruiting and retention of qualified student-athletes consistent with the academic standards of the University. •Provide oversight and responsibility of annual budget which includes staff, travel, recruiting, equipment, and supplies. •Schedule all competitive and practice schedules, with Director of Athletics approval. •Responsible for all care and inventory of equipment for the program. •Responsible for achievement in areas of retention, graduation rate, and leadership. •Must promote a culture of NCAA compliance. •Promote the sport with students, alumni, and members of the community. •Promote revenue generation related to the program. •Provide oversight of all hiring and supervision of assistant coaches with Director of Athletics approval. •Participate in department fundraising and events. •Participate in all major gift visits/asks when requested by Director of Athletics. •Assume other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.
Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution is required. Master’s degree preferred.
Demonstrated success in all areas of responsibility stated.
Must have strong leadership and communication skills.
A commitment to athletic excellence within an academic environment.
Knowledge of NCAA rules.
Head coaching experience preferred.
The candidate must demonstrate a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusivity.