Allegheny College is a Carnegie I national liberal arts college that ranks among the top 7% of liberal arts colleges in the production of future Ph.D.’s, business leaders and other professionals. The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks Allegheny as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, specifically in the areas of compensation and benefits. The institution is also a founding member of the highly regarded NCAC with a proud tradition of athletic and academic excellence. The College sponsors 21 NCAA Division III athletic programs, as well as a vibrant offering of club sports, intramural, fitness and outdoor recreational activities. Located within 2 hours of Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Buffalo, our location provides a rich recruiting area for our athletic programs.
A Bachelor’s degree is required; however a master’s degree is preferred. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Assist head coach with the organization and direction of all aspects of a competitive women’s volleyball program. Specific responsibilities include identification and recruitment of athletically and academically qualified student-athletes; regular practice sessions and game preparation; and assisting with overseeing the administrative process for team travel, program budgets, public/alumni relations and promoting the philosophy and objectives of the Department of Athletics and Recreation. The successful candidate should also understand the Division III philosophy and thrive in an extremely motivated, team oriented atmosphere. Event management and summer facility responsibilities will also be assigned by the Athletic Director.
Interested candidates may be considered to participate on call as a first responder after hours to address student emergencies during the academic year. As a first responder, on call rotation is shared with a team of other professionals in Student Life, including Residence Life, Student Involvement and Public Safety. On campus housing or a stipend, plus a meal plan for the year is included if you are interested and qualify to be on call in addition to your regular coaching duties. Flexibility in scheduling can be arranged to accommodate coaching commitments.
Please submit a letter of application with resume, and three references to the Office of Human Resources, Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street, Meadville, PA 16335 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please place “Assistant Women’s Volleyball Coach Search” in the subject line of the email. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Preference will be given to applications received before April 24, 2017. An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.
Allegheny College is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Allegheny does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.
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