Georgia Southern University, a Division I member of the NCAA and member of the Sun Belt Conference, is accepting applications for the positions for Assistant Coach for our women’s golf program to begin August 2021.
Responsibilities: The successful candidate will assist the Head Women’s Golf Coach in all aspects of the women’s golf program including coaching, recruiting, training, coordinating team travel, assisting with administrative duties and performing other duties as assigned by the Head Coach.
Strong organizational and communication skills are expected. Candidate must possess enthusiasm for coaching and the sport of golf and be a highly motivated team player. The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with high ethical standards and exhibit a strict adherence to NCAA, Sun Belt Conference, University and departmental rules and regulations.
Essential Functions: ? Assist with the development of practice materials and lead practice accordingly under the direction of the head coach. ? Assist with planning and coordinating program events, travel, and recruiting. ? Work closely with athletics staff on promoting, supporting, and growing the team & athletic department mission and vision. ? Provide leadership to facilitate academic and personal success for the team’s student athletes. ? Assist with other duties as assigned by the head coach.
Assistant Coach - Education, Experience and Skills Required:
Excellent communication, organization, and leadership skills.
Computer literacy with an emphasis on spreadsheets preferred.
Ability to obtain CPR and First Aid certification.
Bachelor’s degree from accredited institution
Assistant Coach - Education, Experience and Skills Preferred:
A minimum of 3 years of NCAA collegiate playing experience in golf or golf teaching experience
Experience with Trackman is preferred
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