Job Openings

oftball Coach

Grand Rapids CC

Date: February 18, 2016
Title: Head Softball Coach
Job ID: 677
Schedule: Flexible
Annual Salary: $5,776
Reports to: Director of Athletics
Posting closes: March 18, 2016
Essential Job Functions
 Direct and coordinate the activities of the softball program in the planning, organizing and coaching of the Grand Rapids Community College Softball team.
 Perform all assigned coaching duties, including supervision of the Assistant Coach.
 Promote the softball program and support the College's athletic program.
 Coordinate and ensure compliance with College, conference, and NJCAA policies and regulations.
 Support the academic, athletic, and personal development of student athletes at Grand Rapids Community College.
 Monitor academic progress of student athletes.
 Follow up on prospective student athlete inquiries with assistance from the Admissions office.
 Monitor the expenses associated with the softball program and make recommendations to the Athletic Director.
 Assign and secure athletic equipment when appropriate.
 Schedule and arrange team travel with the assistance and approval of the Athletic Director.
 Prepare game plans and strategy for intercollegiate competition.
 Attend college, conference, and NJCAA meetings as assigned by the Athletic Director.
 Represent Grand Rapids Community College at athletic events upon request.
 Follow all Grand Rapids Community College and Athletic Department policies and procedures.
 Report any ethical violations or concerns you may become aware of, either from or regarding students or employees.
 Communicate and follow-up with the Athletic Director on team matters requiring approval and input.
 Report any injuries of participants to proper school officials, filing proper injury report forms and accurate team rosters.
 Must be physically present during the entire period of practice. At no time may a coach leave the practice area and place responsibility for a team on a student. The coach is responsible for his/her team in the locker room, as well as on the practice and playing field

Grand Rapids Community College is only accepting online applications for this position at 


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Three letters of recommendation, which you may upload yourself or have your supporters e-mail to [email protected] 

Complete application instructions are at    Posting closes on March 18, 2016 at 11:59 PM Individuals with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Grand Rapids Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.