The Baseball Coach is responsible for planning, managing, coordinating, operating, and evaluating the Baseball program at the College. Reporting to the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, this position is expected to adhere to the responsibilities of competitive success, the academic success of students, fiscal responsibility, and rules compliance within the parameters set forth by the NJCAA.
Advise student-athletes and staff of applicable intercollegiate athletic rules, regulations, and College policies and ensure compliance of such regulations.
Recruit, advise, and sign student-athletes for team participation.
Inform student-athletes of academic and other matters pertaining to their enrollment and educational progress.
Plan and direct athletic skill development for student-athletes.
Ensure appropriate safety measures are observed when conducting team activities.
Work with Regional Athletic Directors and coaches on the selection and scheduling of team contests.
Work within budgetary guidelines established by the College.
Coordinate all activities in preparation for scheduled competition.
Attend all team practices and home and away contests.
In coordination with the Director, of Intercollegiate Athletics, monitor student-athlete academic performance and implement team, athletic department, and College measures to support their academic performance.
Assume responsibility to student-athlete compliance with all NJCAA rules and regulations. Assists in resolving cases where a student-athlete violates an applicable regulation.
Work with alumni student groups, College administration and community groups to seek support for the team.
Responsible for additional tasks as assigned to further advance the college and student success.