Nichols College is a four-year private, not-for-profit, coeducational institution offering bachelors, and master’s degrees as well as certificate programs. Within a supportive community, the College’s mission is to transform today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders through a dynamic, career-focused business and professional education. Nichols is an NCAA DIII institution.
JOB SUMMARY: Nichols College has an immediate opening for head men’s and women’s volleyball coach. The women’s volleyball team will begin practicing for the 2017 season on Monday, August 21 and expectations are that the occupant of this position will begin employment within a week of this date and will oversee all aspects of the existing women’s volleyball team during the 2017-18 school year. In addition, the occupant of this position will be expected to recruit large and talented recruiting classes for both the men’s and women’s volleyball programs for Fall 2018. Effective with the start of the 2018-19 school year, the occupant of this position will oversee all aspects of both programs.
The Head Men’s & Women’s Volleyball Coach will report to the Director of Athletics. Responsibilities will include all aspects of coaching, student development and recruiting as well as assisting the Director of Athletics in the leadership, vision and supervision of the men’s and women’s volleyball program. The men’s volleyball program will begin varsity competition in the 2018-19 school year. The women’s volleyball team competes in the CCC and the men’s volleyball team will compete in the NECC in 2018-19.
DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS: Candidates shall have a genuine understanding and commitment to the NCAA DIII philosophy as well as strong leadership and interpersonal skills with an ability to work with all constituencies of the campus.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EDUCATION REQUIRED: •Prior coaching or collegiate playing experience required •Recruiting experience •Exceptional leadership skills •Knowledge of all NCAA Div. III rules and regulations •CPR/ AED & First Aid Certification required subsequent to date of hire
PHYSICAL JOB COMPONENTS: •Able to use office and telecommunication equipment •Traveling to be expected •Ability to communicate in writing and orally
APPLICATION INFORMATION: The position will remain open until filled, however, for full consideration, please submit a resume and cover letter no later than August 4, 2017.
This is a full time position with benefits.
Send cover letter and resume to:
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Nichols College is an equal opportunity employer and educator and encourages women and minorities to apply.