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Gardner-Webb University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity within its faculty, staff, and students.

Assistant Softball Coach – Pitching

Gardner-Webb University, a NCAA Division I institution and Big South Conference member, invites all qualified candidates to apply for the position of Assistant Softball Coach. This is a professional position responsible for providing coaching, administrative, and instructional assistance to the Head Coach.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the development of the pitching staff.
  • Assist head coach in recruitment and retention of student-athletes.
  • Provide instruction including preparation, planning, and conducting practice sessions and games.
  • Assist in administrative duties included, but not limited to, team travel, fundraising, community outreach, and compliance.
  • Responsible for the promotion of the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program, including, but not limited to, adhering to all departmental policies and procedures as well as the rules and regulations of Gardner-Webb University, the Big South, and the NCAA.
  • Perform other duties assigned by Head Coach and/or Director of Athletics.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Ability to throw batting practice
  • Four years of related experience playing and/or coaching at the collegiate level is required.


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Candidates should complete the application using the link below and include a letter of interest and resume with their submission. Incomplete applications will not be considered.