Assist the Head Coach in the recruitment, counseling, conditioning, training and coaching of the volleyball team.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES
Adhere to any and all NCAA, Mid-American Conference and Eastern Michigan University policies, rules, regulations, and operational procedures.
Assist in the organization and direction of all activities of the volleyball team.
Assist in the recruitment of prospective student-athletes to the University.
Coach team members individually and in groups, demonstrating techniques of the game.
Counsel and advise student-athletes with personal or academic problems.
Make position assignments and determine areas needing improvements.
Assist with development of contest strategy.
Serve as Head Coach in his/her absence.
Assist with summer camps and fund-raising activities.
Perform related departmental duties as required.
Functional supervision may be exercised over assistant coaches and administrative supervision may be exercised over student support staff.
Supervision is received from the Head Coach.
A Bachelor’s degree is required.
Knowledge of sport rules, conference rules, appropriate training techniques, and winning play/contest strategies, for assigned sport.
Three years previous college coaching experience within the sport is desirable.
Experience in counseling and advising student athletes is desirable.
About Eastern Michigan University
EMU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Educator that is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The University actively encourages applications from women, persons of color, and applicants with disabilities, veterans, and members of other underrepresented groups.