Assistant Women's Beach Volleyball Coach - 12 month - Full-Time

Location
Saint Leo, FL
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Overview

The Assistant Beach Volleyball Coach provides assistance in all phases of coaching the Division II Beach Volleyball program including: student-athlete recruitment, game preparation, player evaluation, academic coordination, and practice and game coaching. Also provide administrative support as assigned.

In addition to a resume, the following documents are required for consideration. Please upload documents in one file (.PDF or Word) to the APPLICANT PACKET section of the application:
  • Cover letter


Responsibilities

•Teach team members the individual skills and techniques associated with the sport.
•Teach team members the game tactics associated with the sport.
•Teach team members proper nutrition needed for participation in collegiate athletics.
•Teach team members the proper techniques in strength and conditioning training.
•Teach team members proper time management strategies to balance academic and athletic team demands.
•Teach team captain leadership strategies.
•To instruct, monitor, counsel and assist student athletes to make sure that they meet satisfactory progress and eligibility rules.
•Provide appropriate leadership, direction, and supervision relevant to the academic progress and personal development of student-athletes within the program.
•Create a positive and productive environment for the student-athletes.
•To recruit student athletes that are capable of graduating from this institution.
•Assist with scheduling opponents with a proportional amount of home and away, conference and non-conference and regional games.
•Assist with monitoring academic success for student athletes.
•To be knowledgeable and follow all University, Conference and NCAA rules and regulations.
•Adherence to NCAA Division II, SSC, and Saint Leo University rules and regulations, supporting the philosophy, goals, and mission of the University and its intercollegiate athletics program as well as adherence to departmental policies and procedures.
•Perform other duties as assigned.

Work Hours: This is a full-time 12-month position. Normal hours are 8:30 to 4:30 but applicants must be flexible to the needs of the program and department. Hours will vary during in season and off season. This is a benefits eligible position.

Must be willing to work and travel nights and weekends as the game schedule and recruiting requires.

Qualifications

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

Knowledge of coaching beach volleyball techniques.

Ability to motivate student-athletes.
Leadership skills.
Ability to effectively work with collegiate student-athletes.
Demonstrated ability to use computer programs.
Valid Driver's License.
Well-developed interpersonal communication skills.

Required to work evenings and weekends; varied hours during on and off season.

Required to travel with the team.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university.

Collegiate beach volleyball experience.

Commitment to ensure compliance with all NCAA and University rules and regulations.



Job ID 2017-1498
Category ..
Job Locations US-FL-Saint Leo

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