The University of Portland is a National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) Division I institution and West Coast Conference (WCC) member located in Portland, Oregon. This regular, full-time position will be responsible for supporting the Head Women’s Volleyball Coach in developing high-performance student athletes. The primary duties of this position consist of instructing student-athletes in the skill development for their sport, as well as physical health, teamwork, safety, and other instructional areas related to student-athlete sport development.
Conduct individual and group instruction in sport-specific skills for both indoor and beach volleyball, as well as conducting instruction related to strength and conditioning training activities.
Conduct individual, small group and team meetings to provide skill and sport-related performance development instruction to students (video/data review).
Prepare/assist with preparation of instruction, i.e., practice plans for team training and practice sessions; analyze data and results from practice and competition to include in individual and group instruction.
Attend all competitions in order to provide instruction; assist with athlete preparation and execution; including strategy, data collection and continual coaching.
Other instructional duties as assigned by supervisor or designee.
Education and Experience Required: Bachelor’s degree. Required: Three years of directly related club or collegiate coaching experience. Or equivalent education and/or experience.
A complete on-line application must be submitted in order to be considered for the position. Applications and referrals will be accepted until position is filled. A background investigation check is required before final hiring procedures can be completed.
About University of Portland
Founded in 1901, the University of Portland is a private, comprehensive, Catholic university with a mission of teaching and learning, faith and formation, service and leadership. The University of Portland is an Equal Opportunity employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. The University of Portland does not discriminate in its educational programs, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other school-administered programs, or employment on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by and consistent with the law. Please see the University’s full Equal Opportunity and Nondiscrimination Policy here: https://www1.up.edu/disclosures/nondiscrimination-policy.html.