Walsh University is seeking a fulltime Assistant Volleyball Coach to assist the Head Coach in all facets of the program with emphasis on teaching and mentoring team members relative to sport specific skills, NCAA II rules and regulations, individual and team development concepts as well as life skills education. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Head Coach.
Walsh University believes in the desirability of a small university that promotes academic excellence, a diverse community, and close student-teacher interactions. A commitment to the Judeo Christian tradition, diversity and service learning are critical to the mission of Walsh University.
PURPOSE OF POSITION To direct and coordinate the Women’s Volleyball program.
PRIMARY DUTIES – May include, but not limited to the following: • Assists the head coach in managing and directing the program. • Assists the head coach with all aspects of the program including training, practices, player instruction, game preparation, competing and scheduling. • Assists in the coordination of travel arrangements. • Assists in completion and processing of paperwork as requested. • Assists with recruiting including calling prospective student-athletes, evaluating high school and junior college players, and maintaining accurate records and data bases on the NCAA Compliance Assistant program. • Works cooperatively with personnel in the athletic department, attends department meetings and activities, and always represents the University in a positive manner when interacting with the community, alumni, coaches, the media and the general public. • Responsible for abiding by NCAA II compliance rules and legislation as well as educating student-athletes about those rules. • Failure to comply by NCAA II rules will be grounds for discipline and/or termination. • Performs other duties as assigned by the Head Coach and the Vice President for Athletics/Athletic Director.
EDUCATION Bachelors degree preferred.
EXPERIENCE At least 3 years experience in the field of volleyball, including playing and coaching. Other significant experience relative to coaching volleyball and/or the administration of an intercollegiate athletics program can be considered.
Under the supervision of the Head Volleyball Coach.
Supervises: Student Assistant Coaches, Volunteer Coaches, and Work-study Students.
Internal Number: S255
About Walsh University
Walsh University successfully combines the personal attention of a small college with the academic resources of a flourishing university. Founded by the Brothers of Christian Instruction in 1960, Walsh University has grown from a campus of 2 buildings on 50 acres to a campus of 24 buildings and 136 acres with three satellite campuses throughout Northeast, Ohio; an MAED program in Uganda, Africa; and a campus just outside of Rome, Italy in the Pope’s summer home of Castel Gandolfo. In recent years, Walsh has experienced phenomenal growth, featuring new state-of-the-art classrooms, labs and residence halls. Walsh students can choose from 53 undergraduate major programs; 7 graduate programs, including one of Ohio’s only Doctorates in Physical Therapy, a new Master of Science in Nursing (2011), and a new Doctorate of Nursing Practice (2011). With 3,000 students from 15 states and 17 countries, Walsh’s enrollment has grown 75% since 2002. Walsh is one of only 111 universities nationally named a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education. Walsh was also one of only 10 universities in Ohio to be listed in the College of Distinction annual college guide and was re...cently included in the prestigious Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College. In addition, for the second year in a row, Walsh is listed on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll which celebrates exemplary commitment to service and volunteering from institutions of higher education.