Head Volleyball Coach and Associate in Physical Education
January 26, 2018
New York, United States
Full-time - Experienced
Coaching, Coaching - Volleyball
4 Year Degree
The Head Volleyball Coach is responsible for organizing and administering all aspects of the volleyball program, including, but not limited to: coaching, recruiting, contest scheduling, supervising personnel, fund-raising, marketing, budgeting and complying with the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Council of Ivy League Presidents), and Columbia University rules and regulations.
Recruiting quality student-athletes capable of pursuing the baccalaureate degree as demonstrated by maintenance of an exemplary graduation rate Demonstrating excellent teaching and coaching competencies with regard to: (a) sport skill instruction, (b) motivation, and (c) tactical strategies Achieving competitive results that demonstrate athletic excellence Providing leadership in the personal development of student-athletes by projecting a positive and professional image. Providing opportunities for the social, emotional and academic development, as well as the athletic welfare of student-athletes Designing a competitive schedule that maximizes student-athlete development and performance. Managing a cost-effective and administratively efficient womens volleyball program. Demonstrating excellent writing, speaking and listening skills Developing and sustaining positive relationships with alumni and friends Work cooperatively and communicate effectively with the media, University stakeholders and the general public Participating in friend, fan, and fund-raising activities Training and supervising assistant coaches .Participating in continuing education conferences and workshops to increase professional skills and knowledge Training and supervising support staff when appropriate Exhibiting the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with adherence to NCAA, Council of Ivy Group Presidents, University, and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations Contributing to the maintenance of good working relationships with all members of the Department Performing other duties as assigned by the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education
Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree preferred Successful experience in the recruitment of student-athletes in a highly competitive academic environment Successful background in coaching volleyball preferably at the NCAA Division I level Proven skills in fan, friend and fund-raising Ability to work effectively with students, faculty, administrators and alumni Ability to work within the framework of NCAA and Ivy League rules and regulations Ability to work successfully in a need-based financial aid program Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills required
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
Internal Number: 0008467
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