Title: Assistant Coach
Functional Title: Assistant Women's Volleyball Coach
Position Number: 100104
Category Status: 15-Fac.Non-Tenured,Continuing Con
Applicant Search Category: Faculty
University Authorized FTE: 1.000
Unit: PRES-ICA-Women's Sports
Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.
Position Summary/Purpose of Position:
Assist the Head Coach for Women’s Volleyball with the organization, development and implementation of a nationally competitive, Division I intercollegiate program. Specific duties include: coordinating all aspects of recruiting; coaching, training and directing student-athletes; assisting in scheduling practices and matches; arranging team travel; administration of team budgets; and other responsibilities as assigned by the head coach. Develop and maintain effective interaction with students, colleagues, university staff, alumni and the general public. Knowledge of and commitment to compliance with all NCAA, Conference and University rules and regulations as well as dedication to the full academic development of student-athletes are essential requirements.
Bachelor’s degree required. Minimum of two years coaching experience required, preferably at the Division I collegiate level. Strong communication, organizational, administrative and computer skills.
Minimum of two years coaching experience at the Division I collegiate or international level preferred. Experience with game plan or data volley video editing and statistics program preferred.
Posting Date: 01/29/2014
Open Until Filled Yes
Best Consideration Date 02/04/2014
The University of Maryland, College Park, actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, political affiliation, and gender identity or expression. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.