The Agnes Irwin School, a PreK through 12 all-girls’ school in Rosemont, PA, is looking for an experienced Varsity Softball Coach, for the 2017-18 Spring Season. This part-time position will be responsible for continuing development of the softball program and players, overseeing the Assistant Varsity and JV coaches, and working closely with the Middle School Coaches to ensure program continuity.
Responsibilities: • Coordinate practice sessions and training programs with an emphasis on athletic growth and development, as well as safety • Attend all practices and games • Promote a positive attitude, academic achievement, and personal growth • Comply with all Agnes Irwin procedures and policies • Assist student-athletes in the college recruiting process • Supervise assistant coaches
Qualifications: • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience • Experience coaching softball and teaching softball skills and strategies that apply to the skill level of the players • Experience developing softball programs and players • Experience leading/coordinating a team of coaches • Experience developing and advancing a long-term softball program vision and plan • Evidenced ability to maintain and consistently exemplify the highest standards of professionalism, leadership, sportsmanship and respect • Proven organizational and motivational skills • Demonstrated abilities in communication and community relations • Demonstrated ability to effectively work with students, staff, administration, and parents • Professional dedication to athletic development and expertise in coaching • Knowledge of appropriate safety measures to ensure the well-being of players • Experience working with an Athletic Trainer, ensuring student-athletes receive proper medical and physical training services • CPR/First Aid certification
The Agnes Irwin School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is actively recruiting candidates in accordance with diversity plans.