The Assistant Softball Coach is responsible for assisting with all aspects of recruiting, coaching, and development of Division I student-athletes at Lafayette College and supports all facets of the women’s softball program.

Primary Responsibilities:
The selected candidate will assist the Head Softball Coach with the coordination, guidance, direction, and supervision of the softball program, with emphasis on academic and athletic excellence. Responsibilities of this position may include, but are not limited to: coaching student-athletes; scouting; recruiting; monitoring student-athlete academic progress; game
management; budget; compliance; equipment purchasing / monitoring; and travel. This position will work closely with pitching and outfield.

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred. 1-3 years experience coaching at the Division I level. Knowledge of and ability to abide by NCAA, Patriot League, and Lafayette College rules and regulations. Strong verbal and written communication skills along with knowledge of Google Workspace for Education and ARMS.

Compensation & Application:
The position is a full-time 12 month position and includes a competitive benefits package. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Please apply via Interfolio link and provide 3 professional references, resume, and cover letter.http://apply.interfolio.com/147344 Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Expected start date is July 1, 2024. 

Lafayette College is committed to creating a diverse community: one that is inclusive and responsive, and is supportive of each and all of its faculty, students, and staff. The College seeks to promote diversity in its many manifestations. These include but are not limited to race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, disability, and place of origin. All members of the College community share a responsibility for creating, maintaining, and developing a learning environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is practiced.