Hendrix College invites applications for the position of Head Women’s Volleyball Coach, a full-time 10 month position reporting to the Director of Athletics. The College seeks an individual to lead its competitive Women’s Volleyball program and that will work cooperatively with students, faculty and staff across the Hendrix Community to advance excellence. The Head Women’s Volleyball Coach will work with the Director of Athletics, Recreation & Wellness to support the overall mission and vision of Hendrix College.
The head coach will be responsible for all facets of the volleyball program. The primary emphasis for the position is the recruitment and retention of qualified student –athletes, and the administration of a competitive NCAA Division III volleyball program.
Hendrix College is located in Conway, Arkansas and is a member of the NCAA Division III and of the Southern Athletic Association (SAA).
Bachelor’s degree is required, master’s degree preferred.
Preference will be given to the candidate who has playing and or coaching experience at the intercollegiate level in volleyball and who can demonstrate a proven ability to recruit quality student-athletes who fit the academic profile of the student body
The candidate must demonstrate strong communication and organizational skills and must be able to work effectively with staff, faculty, and other members of the college community.
The successful applicant will be able to successfully articulate the values of a liberal arts education and the role of intercollegiate athletics in the development of student –athletes.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience and qualification. College benefits are included.
Hendrix, founded in 1876, is a selective, residential, undergraduate liberal arts college emphasizing experiential learning in a demanding yet supportive environment. The college is featured in the 2011 edition of the Princeton Review as one of the country’s best 376 colleges, was identified as the nation’s top “Up and Coming” liberal arts college for 2012 by U.S. News and World Report, and is ran...ked among 49 “Best Buy” colleges by the 2012 Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884.The College adheres to the principle of equal educational and employment opportunity without regard to age, race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, or national origin. Further, the College is committed to the maintenance of an atmosphere of civility and respect for all students, faculty, and staff.