The purpose of the Director of Volleyball/Head Women’s Indoor Volleyball Coach job is to be responsible for the ULM Volleyball program, including the direct oversight of the Women’s Beach Volleyball program. ULM is an NCAA Division I FBS institution and a member of the Sun Belt Conference.
Duties and responsibilities
Reports directly to the Director of Athletics and/or designee for general organization, development, and administration of the ULM Women’s Indoor and Beach Volleyball programs
Financial budget management for the Volleyball program
Scheduling team practices/non-conferences games and all aspects of team travel
Successful recruitment of prospective student-athletes
Hiring and evaluating support staff
Assist with fundraising, public relations and all other matters pertaining to the Volleyball program
Oversees athletic coaching, training, and evaluating of student-athlete development
Monitors student-athlete academic progress, CARA, promotes life skills, and the overall student-athlete well-being
Must adhere to NCAA, Sun Belt Conference, and University rules, regulations, policies, and procedures
Understand and communicate the value of athletics to the overall mission and strategic plan of the University to both internal and external constituencies.
Additional duties as assigned by Director of Athletics.
The University of Louisiana Monroe (ULM) is a comprehensive, state-funded institution of higher education that offers high quality educational and experiential opportunities to meet the academic, cultural, vocational, social, and personal needs of undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education students. ULM's mission is to "seek students who find value in our programs and prepare them to compet...e, succeed, and contribute in an ever-changing global society through a transformative education."
Today, ULM has an annual enrollment of over 9,100 students and has awarded a combined total of over 72,000 academic degrees to more than 65,000 alumni.
Founded in 1931, ULM's campus — one of the state's most attractive with beautiful Bayou DeSiard flowing through its 238-acre, tree-shaded campus — is located in the eastern part of Monroe. Together with its sister city of West Monroe, the city of Bastrop located in Morehouse Parish, and Union Parish, these communities comprise a metropolitan area of nearly 202,0000 residents and serve as the commercial, medical, and cultural hub for the northeast Louisiana region. The Twin Cities of Monroe and West Monroe straddle the Ouachita River, which many feel is one of the nation's most beautiful rivers.