Employment Description

Assistant Volleyball Coach
Date Posted 06/15/2017
Hiring Status No Longer Accepting Applications
Location Winona Campus
Position Responsibilities
The Assistant Volleyball Coach will work within the University mission to provide a competitive, unique, and memorable collegiate athletic experience for our student athletes while assisting the athletic department and head coach.  
  • Recruit qualified student/athletes within the scope of MIAC, NCAA, and university guidelines
  • Individual and team skill development
  • Scouting of team and opponents
  • Assist with Budget Management
  • Assist with scheduling of practices and competition
  • Assist with day to day practice planning
  • Inventory, order, and maintain necessary equipment
  • Coordinate away event needs
  • Counsel team members in academic, disciplinary, and personal matters (when appropriate)
  • Seek professional development opportunities
  • Assist in building, developing, and maintaining contacts and relations with athletic alumni
  • Be present and assist in the functioning of the annual Cardinal M-Club weekend
Essential Skills and Abilities
The ideal candidate must:
  • Be self-motivated
  • Be proficient in several software programs, and capable of using game capture video programs
  • Be able to work evenings, weekends, and have the willingness to travel, often on successive weeks and weekends
  • Have the ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Have the ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously and be detail-oriented
  • Be able to support the administrative functions of the role
  • Have the ability and willingness to recruit quality student-athletes
  The successful candidate must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary's University as a Lasallian Catholic institution.
Education and Experience
  • Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred
  • Previous collegiate, club, and/or high school coaching experience preferred
  • NCAA, NAIA, or other related association collegiate volleyball playing experience preferred
All job offers are contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.
Additional Required Materials Cover Letter, Resume, References
Application Review Date 06/26/2017
Starting Date 08/01/2017
Contact Jackie Kiecker
Contact Email jjones@smumn.edu
Position Full-time
Contract Length 10 Month
Other Details / Information
Benefits Full
Work Sponsorship This position is not eligible for work sponsorship
  We encourage members of the protected classes as defined by the federal, state, and municipal law and those persons attracted to a university with a Catholic identity to apply.
EEO M/W/D/V