Baldwin Wallace University invites applications for the full time position of Head Women’s Volleyball Coach. BW has a rich athletic tradition and has had a very successful women’s volleyball program. BW is a member of the Ohio Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III. The athletic department supports the College mission by assisting students in their preparation toward becoming contributing, compassionate citizens in an increasingly global society. The position reports directly to the Athletic Director and will include a secondary assignment within the athletic department dependent upon the successful candidate’s credentials and expertise, possibilities could include; athletic administration, game management, strength and conditioning, admission liaison or equipment/facility operation responsibilities to name a few.
Develop, manage, and coordinate all aspects of a successful women’s intercollegiate volleyball program including but not limited to:
Recruiting and retaining student-athletes in accordance with NCAA, OAC and institutional rules, regulations and guidelines
Organizing, preparing and executing effective practice and game strategies
Monitoring and nurturing student-athletes’ academic and personal progress
Managing successfully the daily operations of a varsity volleyball program: budgeting, scheduling, equipment, travel arrangements, and game day organization.
Assisting with fundraising, alumni activities and public relations as needed
Supervising part time assistant coaches and other support staff
Represent the University and program at local, OAC and national meetings and perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
Fostering a cooperative work environment and providing mutual support with all constituencies and colleagues
Be a positive role model for our student-athletes to follow and represent the program and Baldwin Wallace University with sportsmanship, integrity and professionalism at all times
Five years successful coaching experience with proven track record, head coaching experience preferred, college coaching experience preferred
Demonstrated successful recruiting experience
Proficient with technology applications applicable to the position
Demonstrated organizational and management ability
Strong interpersonal communication skills
Knowledge of NCAA and OAC rules and regulations
Appreciation for and understanding of NCAA D-III athletic philosophy
Strong ethical character
Must maintain CPR/AED certification
Must pass a background check and complete Stewards of Children training program
Must be able to travel, some overnight possibilities, maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to secure and maintain University certification to drive University vehicles
An appreciation and understanding of diversity that includes a demonstrated track-record of working within multicultural communities
Compensation: A competitive salary commensurate with experience plus a comprehensive benefits package that includes affordable health and dental insurance, 12 days paid sick leave, 20 days paid vacation, 15 paid holidays, long & short-term disability, 403 (b) retirement plan, life insurance, employee discounts, free parking, and tuition remission benefits for employee and family. To learn more about the University’s benefits package, go to: www.bw.edu/employment
Application Procedures: Candidates should submit a cover letter of interest, resume and the names and contact information of three professional and one character reference in one (1) Word document or one (1) PDF and submit via the To Apply Link on BW’s Employment & Careers’ page:
https://www.bw.edu/employment. The committee will begin review of complete applications immediately and the position will remain open until filled. Expected start date ASAP. All information will remain confidential until candidate is selected for finalist category. Official college transcripts will be required and background check conducted on finalists.
BW is an EEO/AA employer and educator. BW supports and encourages diversity in a variety of forms. We value and appreciate inclusive excellence in the classroom, within extracurricular activities, and as we engage our community partners and promotes a drug-free/weapon-free/smoke-free workplace Learn more at Diversity Affairs – https://www.edu/about/diversity/
Baldwin Wallace University is an independent, liberal arts & sciences university located in Berea, Ohio (just outside of Cleveland), offering bachelor's and master's degrees, certificates and professional education programs. The Baldwin Wallace Yellow Jackets offer 28 NCAA Division III Sports.