The East Texas Baptist University Volleyball program seeks an Assistant Volleyball Coach. The Assistant Coach position is a full-time, 12-month position and reports directly to the Head Coach. The Assistant Coach must be committed to developing a high caliber, Christ-centered program and is responsible for assisting the Head Coach with the overall development of the volleyball program, including coaching, sports discipleship, recruiting, contest scheduling, game film breakdown, tape exchange, team statistics, student-athlete mentoring, fundraising and marketing. The Assistant Coach must be willing to travel for games and recruiting, which may include evenings and weekends.
Prior coaching experience or collegiate playing experience is required.
The Assistant Coach shall understand and abide by the philosophy and procedures of East Texas Baptist University. He/she shall assist the Head Coach with coaching, teaching and recruiting responsibilities and in any other capacity, the Head Coach deems appropriate. These tasks include but are not limited to:
1. Know and abide by the rules and regulations set forth by the American Southwest Conference, the National Collegiate Athletic Association, and East Texas Baptist University.
2. The Assistant Coach shall be actively involved in the academic, spiritual, athletic and social development of student athletes and shall set a positive example as a role model for all students.
3. The Assistant Coach shall aid the Head Coach in the recruitment and retention of quality athletes.
4. The Assistant Coach shall support the efforts of the Head Coach to maximize the effectiveness of practice sessions.
5. The Assistant Coach shall aid the Head Coach in accurate record-keeping and assist with publicity for the sport in which they coach.
6. The Assistant Coach shall maintain all equipment used by the team and assist the Head Coach in making certain all facilities are maintained properly.
7. The Assistant Coach shall help student-athletes on an as-needed basis in order to maintain academic excellence in the classroom. 8. The Assistant Coach shall assist in the organization of and shall participate in all fund-raising activities for the sport in which he/she coaches.
About East Texas Baptist University
East Texas Baptist University is a Christian liberal arts university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. In compliance with federal law, the university does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or military service in employment. Under federal law, East Texas Baptist University may discriminate on the basis of religion in order to fulfill its mission.offers student-athletes, students and sports fans a wide variety of intercollegiate athletics programs from which to choose. The ETBU Athletic Department seeks to provide quality Christian education and competition for all its student-athletes.ETBU is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), competing at the Division III level. ETBU has been a member of Division III since 1998, joining the ranks from previous status as a member of the NAIA and NCAA Division II.ETBU joined the American Southwest Conference (ASC) in 1998. The ASC is divided into East and West Divisions, with a current total membership of 12 colleges and universities spanning Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi.ETBU competes in the ASC East Division, which includes LeTou...rneau University (Longview, Texas), Louisiana College (Pineville, La.), Belhaven University (Jackson, Miss.), University of the Ozarks (Clarksville, Ark.), and University of Texas-Dallas (Richardson, Texas). The West Division consists of Concordia University-Texas (Austin, Texas), Hardin-Simmons University (Abilene, Texas), Howard Payne University (Brownwood, Texas), Sul Ross State University (Alpine, Texas), McMurry University (Abilene, Texas), and the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (Belton, Texas).ETBU currently competes in 16 NCAA sports -- football, men's and women's basketball, men's and women's soccer, baseball, men's and women's cross country, softball, volleyball, men's and women's tennis, men's and women's golf, and men's and women's track and field. ETBU also offers club sports in hockey, bass fishing, pom/dance, cheer, and starting in 2018-19 acrobatics & tumbling.