The Assistant Coach, Women’s Volleyball provides assistance to the head coach in all facets of running an NCAA Division I Intercollegiate Athletics program. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; identification, recruitment, and retention of student-athletes, practice and match coaching, video exchange management, compliance liaison, management of technical/statistical software, and overall program development. The Assistant Coach will be involved with coordination of community service initiatives, department wide fundraising, and competition scheduling.
Essential Job Duties
Assists the Head Coach with identification, recruitment, and retention of student athletes.
Provides on-court offensive and defensive training with student athletes.
Monitors student athlete academic progress and class attendance in collaboration with the Athletics Academic Coordinator.
Coordinates and oversees video exchange for women’s volleyball program.
Manages data within Data Volley, or similar statistical software, to analyze game data and enhance skill development.
Assists with community service initiatives and program-wide fundraising efforts.
Works with the Athletics Business Office to reconcile PCARD transactions and other team-related financial activity. Handles University funds in an ethical manner and in compliance with budgetary guidelines.
Acts as a liaison between the athletic compliance office and the volleyball program.
Complies with all University, Atlantic Sun Conference, or Coastal Collegiate Sports Association (CCSA) regulations, as well as all NCAA rules and regulations. Remains current with all changes in NCAA, as well as changes to University, Atlantic Sun Conference and CCSA rules and regulations regarding intercollegiate athletics. This includes the requirement for self-reporting any possible rule violations and participation in the annual NCAA continuing education programs including passing the NCAA certification test. Any violation of NCAA rules is prohibited and may result in disciplinary action up to and including termination of employment.
Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in an appropriate area of specialization.
One year of coaching experience at the collegiate level or above.
Successful experience as a graduate assistant or intern in an athletic program is acceptable for up to one year of the required experience.
Current CPR/AED certification or ability to obtain within two months of employment.
Valid driver’s license and the ability to travel throughout the country.
Master’s degree from an accredited institution in an appropriate area of specialization.
NCAA Division I collegiate coaching experience.
Experience with Data Volley and/or other statistical programs.
Demonstrated commitment to rules/policy compliance, as well as, demonstrated commitment to student-athlete success both academically and athletically.
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