The College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, Catholic and ecumenical liberal arts college with approximately 1,500 undergraduate students and 300 graduate students, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, New York City. Our beautiful 70-acre campus of rolling lawns and wooded hills overlooking the Hudson River is just 12 miles from midtown Manhattan.
Job Description Founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York, the College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, independent liberal arts college. Committed to the Catholic tradition and ecumenism, the College combines a strong core curriculum with a full array of majors in the liberal arts and, within the tradition of liberal education, selected professional fields of study. The Department of Athletics seeks to provide a student’s education that extends beyond knowledge, skills, and preparation for work. We seek the development of the whole person. In the spirit of Vincent de Paul and Elizabeth Ann Seton, the Department of Athletics believes that building relationships and respect for others will lead to team unity, cohesiveness, confidence, and better human relations. We seek to foster an understanding of our common humanity, a commitment to human dignity, and a full appreciation of our obligations to each other. The Men’s and Women’s Volleyball Coach is responsible for providing leadership, organization, and administration of the Men’s and Women’s Volleyball program. This is a part-time position.
Provides leadership and supervision in all aspects of the both Men’s and Women’s Volleyball program including, recruitment, retention, academic support, practice preparation, game strategy, alumnae/i development, fundraising, and community service
Recruits student athletes who meet the College’s admission requirements. Meets annual recruitment goals as developed annually by the Director of Athletics
Coordinates and outlines a complete recruiting agenda to identify quality student athletes. This should include names of players, high school visits, coaching contacts, personal contacts, attendance at showcases and tournaments, telephone and email contacts, and campus visits
Mandatory attendance at all Admission open houses and scheduled orientations
Ensures compliance with all College, Skyline Conference and NCAA rules and regulations related to recruiting and academic monitoring for student athletes
Collaborates with the Director for Sports Information for the positive promotion of the Men’s Volleyball program. Areas included should be individual and team statistics, media guides, reports to NCAA, Skyline Conference, individual accolades on and off the field and website updates
Ensures Department and College regulations are understood by and complied with by student athletes and coaching staff
Works closely with the Department of Athletics in any fundraising activities that will directly impact the Men’s and Women’s Volleyball program or the Department in general
Represents the College at athletics meetings pertaining to Volleyball, including Skyline Conference meetings and AVCA coaches convention
Coordinates a minimum of two community outreach projects for the promotion of College of Mount Saint Vincent athletics
Develops an annual operating budget and oversees the purchasing, distribution, and collection of all equipment
Displays a commitment to the principles of sportsmanship and ethical conduct as per the NCAA Constitution
Works closely with Director of Athletics on long- and short-term planning for the Men’s Volleyball program
Supervises and trains the Assistant Volleyball Coach and team manager
Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization
Knowledge of NCAA, conference, and College rules and regulations
Previous successful coaching and playing experience on the college or high school level
Ability to work effectively with all College personnel, students, and the community
Evening and weekend hours are essential
Must have a valid driver’s license
Application Process All qualified applicants are subject to a background check as part of the final approval process. Applicants must include a letter of application, resume and contact information for at least three references. Please send all application materials by email to: HR@mountsaintvincent.edu.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled.
We thank all applicants for their interest in the College of Mount Saint Vincent, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
AA/EOE College of Mount Saint Vincent is committed to provide equal opportunity, employment, and advancement opportunities to all individuals. The College of Mount Saint Vincent does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.
Internal Number: 04/3-1
About College of Mount Saint Vincent
The College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, Catholic and ecumenical liberal arts college with approximately 1,500 undergraduate students and 300 graduate students located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, New York City. Our beautiful 70-acre campus of rolling lawns and wooded hills overlooking the Hudson River is just 12 miles from midtown Manhattan.