Assistant Coach, Softball/Athletics

Assistant Coach, Softball/Athletics

This part-time position aids in planning, budgeting, organizing, recruiting and maintaining a well-balanced, competitive NCAA Division 2 softball program. Reports to the Head Softball Coach.


Essential Functions:

  • Assist the Head Coach in all aspects of conducting a NCAA Division II softball program.
  • Attend all games, practices, and other team activities.
  •  Assist in the recruitment of student athletes.
  •   Assist with team fund raising activities, service, and community engagement efforts.
  • Be informed and enforce GCU, CACC, and NCAA rules and guidelines. Successfully complete NCAA Division II Rules Modules.  Attend meetings or workshops as appropriate.
  •  Actively assist in monitoring academic performance of student-athletes and facilitate remediation programs
  • Be knowledgeable of the college’s commitment to Mercy Core Values of respect, integrity, compassion, justice, and service; and support those values in all aspects of interaction.
  • Perform other duties as assigned



  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • Coaching experience at the college or high school level preferred.
  • Knowledge of NCAA Division II rules and regulations; must pass Coaches Certification Modules.
  • First Aid & CPR/AED certified (training provided if needed)
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing.