Cornerstone University Grand Rapids , MI 49525
Head Baseball Coach and Athletic Director
LOCATION: Central Hall/DeWitt Field
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Other duties may be assigned.
Carries out all aspects of the baseball program necessary to accomplish the objectives of the sport within the university, the athletic department, WHAC and NAIA contexts
Assists with the recruitment and retention of highly skilled student-athletes for the baseball team
Scouts high school games, tournaments, and showcases
Develops recruiting list and monitors recruiting software and database
Corresponds with recruits (e-mail, letters, texts, phone calls)
Orients and enforces student-athletes adherence to the policies and regulations of the university and athletic department
Provides guidance & assistance to student-athletes on range of personal issues.
Assists with coordination of all travel arrangements
Prepares and conducts practices for specific position group
Leads, monitors and coordinate training and practice sessions, ensuring that all safety guidelines and standards are maintained
Administers the off-season training program
Provides special training for individual baseball team members as required
Seeks to build relationships of influence with team members that positively impacts their spiritual and personal growth as followers of Jesus Christ
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES:
Bachelors Degree and successful experience in coaching and/or playing baseball
Good organizational, communication and coordination skill essential
Ability to work well under deadlines and high pressure situations
Ability to recruit student-athletes with potential for academic and athletic success
A personal relationship with Jesus Christ and an active Christian commitment.
A theology that supports the values and mission of Cornerstone University evidenced by an ability to affirm and sign the universitys doctrinal statement, The Cornerstone Confession.
Enthusiastically embrace the Cornerstone University Identity, Mission and Vision statements.
Review of candidates will begin immediately. Please apply online if you are interested in this position. If you have any questions, you may email Human Resources at .
Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.