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Head Women’s Volleyball Coach

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Job Title Head Women’s Volleyball Coach Classification Title Coach - Head Job Description

Founded in 1848, Rhodes College is a highly selective, private, residential, undergraduate college, located in Memphis, Tennessee. We aspire to graduate students with a lifelong passion for learning, a compassion for others, and the ability to translate academic study and personal concern into effective leadership and action in their communities and the world. We encourage applications from candidates interested in helping us achieve this vision.

Rhodes College invites applications and nominations for the Head Volleyball Coach with outstanding leadership skills, who can recruit, mentor, motivate and teach student-athletes. Guided by the Rhodes Vision, the Head Volleyball Coach should build a sense of community and enthusiasm around the volleyball program by engaging the student body, alumni, parents and fans. Strong relational skills with internal and external constituents are critical. This position coordinates all phases of women’s intercollegiate volleyball program and responsible for a secondary duty as assigned by Director of Athletics. Other duties include participating in development and fundraising activities with various constituents and/or other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics. This position requires flexibility to travel and work weekends and evenings when necessary. This is a full-time 12 month position.

Required Education

Bachelor’s Degree

Required Qualifications

Must have Volleyball coaching experience at either the high school or college level. Must have strong organizational, supervisory and programming skills for coordinating SAAC duties. Must communicate effectively with all types of people and establish and maintain a strong working relationship with students, parents, alumni, faculty, staff and other college personnel. Must have the ability to work responsibly with minimal supervision. Must have knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Valid driver’s license required.

Please visit jobs.rhodes.edu to apply online. A complete application includes a cover letter, a resume and the names of three references. Rhodes offers an excellent benefits package and a great working environment.

We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity in the workforce.

Preferred Qualifications Physical Demands

Exerting up to 40 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Position involves both inside sedentary work and work on different fields and on other fitness environments while coaching and training situations with student-athletes. Lifting required (ie., set-up of scorers’ table, etc.), some manual labor is expected. Evening and weekend hours in all types of weather, with travel is necessary.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00249P Open Date 01/07/2019 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Recruiter/Contact for Applicant Lori Von Bokel-Amin Contact Email for Applicant [email protected] Contact Number for Applicant 9018433750 Supplemental Questions

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  1. * How did you learn of this employment opportunity?
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    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Facebook
    • Higher Education Recruiting Consortium (HERC)
    • Higheredjobs.com
    • Indeed
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Minority Faculty Academic Database (MFAD)
    • Monster
    • Rhodes College website
    • StudentAffairs.com
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Twitter
    • Referral – Friend
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  2. * What is your highest degree level attained?
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    • Associate's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
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  3. * Do you have knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations?
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  4. * Do you have a valid driver's license?
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  5. * What are you currently earning and what are your salary expectations for this position?

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  6. * What interests you about this position?

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Documents Needed To Apply Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
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    Posted: 1/8/2019
    Application Due: 2/6/2019
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