Directs, coordinates, and has general responsibility of the Women’s Volleyball Program within the purposes of the institution and regulations of the NAIA and AAC. • Follows discipleship plan for team, holds regularly scheduled team bible studies, and fosters a team environment that encourages and supports spiritual growth. • Monitors academic progress of student-athletes and fosters a team environment that supports and encourages a high level of academic success. • Duties commensurate with full-time faculty status and includes teaching up to two classes each year. • Invests in the community and helps coordinate and supervise community service projects within the surrounding counties. • Actively recruits student-athletes according to TMU policy and meets yearly recruiting goals. • Maintains required minimum roster size as set forth by Athletic Director. • Ensures that the Women’s Volleyball Program is conducted within the vision and mission of the institution. • Advises the Athletic Director on all matters related to the conduct and oversight of the Women’s Volleyball Program. • Recommends the scheduling of all contests under the guidelines provided by budgetary restrictions, program scope and athletic guidelines, rules, and regulations. All schedule proposals are under the supervision of the Athletic Director and in cooperation with all other scheduled activities of the university. • Within the fiscal limits of the appropriate budget, is responsible for ordering and maintaining uniforms, equipment, and supplies for the Women’s Volleyball program. • Oversees the development and implementation of, and is responsible for, the Women’s Volleyball budget. • Works with the Athletic Director and the Facilities Director in facilities and equipment improvement projects. • Meets with the Athletic Director on a regular basis to be informed of issues and policies that will affect the Women’s Volleyball Program. • Maintains the personal conduct, appearance and discipline of team members and coaches that is appropriate for intercollegiate athletics teams and appropriate to reflect positively on the purpose of the department and the Christian mission of the college. • Maintains financial and scholarship records of current budgetary status as determined by the Athletic Director. • The Head Women’s Volleyball Coach will be responsible for supervising any assistant coaches and student workers assigned to the program. • Performs other duties as assigned by the athletic director.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Thorough Knowledge of volleyball rules and practices Ability to plan, prepare, and follow through with effective practices and training strategies Working knowledge of NAIA rules and regulations Effective communication skills (written, oral and interpersonal) Ability to prepare for and conduct practice Must be able to handle emergency situations involving students
Additional Salary Information: salary determined on previous experience and qualifications
About Truett McConnell University
Truett McConnell University is a private Christian liberal arts and sciences university, operated under the auspices of the Baptist Convention of the State of Georgia and controlled by a Board of Trustees elected by the Convention. Currently offering 15 intercollegiate sports, TMU participates in the Appalachian Athletic Conference in the NAIA.