Kansas City Athletics is seeking an experienced individual to be the Assistant Coach (Pitching) for the Softball Program. KC Athletics is Kansas City’s only Division I team and consist of 14 sport programs.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Specializing in the development and oversight of the pitching staff.
Assisting in the organization and implementation of regular practice sessions, competitions, fundraising and community service projects.
Acting as supervisor/head coach representative in the absence of the head coach.
Developing and teaching strategies for motivating student-athletes to perform at maximum levels as both individuals and a team, while promoting the academic and athletic development of the student-athletes.
Responsible for assisting with the oversight of the maintenance of the softball field and upkeep of the equipment.
Assisting in all aspects of the recruitment process from inception to completion including: the development of recruitment plans, targeting potential student-athletes for recruitment purposes, and making recommendations.
Assisting with coordination and implementation of travel arrangements.
Assisting with Softball budget management.
And other duties assigned by the head coach.
Responsible for complying with the policies and guidelines established by the NCAA, The Summit League, University and Athletics Department for conducting a varsity sport.
Bachelor's degree in related area or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 3 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary.
Internal Number: 37635
About Kansas City Athletics
Located in the heart of Kansas City, Mo., the University of Missouri-Kansas City is a public research university focused on urban issues. There are 14,818 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at UMKC, of which 1,500 live on campus. UMKC is a NCAA Division I institution, competing in 16 sports.