Summary: The Assistant Baseball Coach will assist in all aspects of a competitive baseball program and is responsible for, but not limited to: the integration of Christian faith, and the recruitment, retention and academic success of student-athletes for the baseball team. Priority will be given to candidates with experience in recruiting, fundraising, and baseball field maintenance. In addition to coaching, this position requires leadership in coaching of JV team management, including budgeting, facilities management, academic support, and retention of quality student athletes. This position will be responsible to maintain compliance with all Montreat College, Appalachian Athletic Conference, and NAIA rules and regulations. Duties: 1.Assist the recruiting efforts for the baseball program; recruiting student athletes for the athletic team who will represent the mission of Montreat College. 2.Organize and lead practice/training sessions for student-athletes in assigned discipline(s). 3.Plan comprehensive training plans for student-athletes in assigned discipline(s). 4.Assist in operational procedures including scheduling, travel, budget management, and statistics. 5.Attend departmental meetings. 6.Be familiar with and adhere to departmental policies and procedures as well as NAIA and AAC regulations. 7.Participate in the college and departmental activities as needed. 8.Be responsible for the conduct of athletes. 9.Actively participate with all athletic fundraising programs as needed. 10.Communicate the needs and maintenance of facilities and equipment to the Director of Athletics. 11.Assist Pitching Coach in handling staff and development of pitchers. 12.Head JV Coach 13.Other duties as assigned.
Skills: A.Essential Job Functions
1.MUST HAVE PITCHING KNOWLEDGE 2.Tech Savy with Rapsodo or similar data driven tools. 3.Excellent writing skills 4.Excellent oral communication and relationship skills 5.Excellent recruiting skills to meet annual roster expectations. 6.Efficiency in computer applications (Microsoft Office, Excel, etc.) 7.Ability to read, understand, and apply instructions. 8.Hear and understand telephone conversations. 9.Ability to coordinate different tasks simultaneously. 10.Move about the campus freely (including all facilities) 11.Ability to multi-task 12.Must be able to drive school vehicles. 13.Throw BP. 14.Work with the pitching staff
B.Leadership Qualities 1.Work closely with the Head Varsity Baseball Coach, Admissions and Financial Aid office. 2.Articulate a clear vision for the Baseball program that aligns with the Varsity program’s vision. 3.Set goals and objectives based on the needs and capabilities of the population served. 4.Articulate and promote student learning and development in the following areas: a.Spiritually b.Academically c.Character d.Athletic Excellence 5.Prescribe and practice ethical behavior. 6.Where appropriate, recruit, select, supervise, and develop others in the organization. 7.Manage financial resources. 8.Plan, budget for, and evaluate personnel and programs.
Montreat College is a Christian liberal arts college accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to offer masters, bachelors, and associates degrees. The main campus is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains fifteen miles east of Asheville, North Carolina, a region recognized as one of the most attractive living environments in the United States. Satellite campuses in Asheville, Charlotte, and other sites supplement the main campus. The College is committed to Christ-centered teaching and learning, and is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities.
About Montreat College
Montreat College is an independent, Christ-centered, liberal arts institution that educates students through intellectual inquiry, spiritual formation, and preparation for calling and career, all for the glory of God.
We are more much more than a Christian college. We provide a broad, rigorous liberal arts curriculum for traditional and non-traditional undergraduate students. We also provide leading accelerated programs for adult students, including graduate, professional, and online degree programs. Our goal is to provide higher education that is high quality, relevant, and diverse—united by a single, clear focus.