Mount Aloysius College invites applications for an ambitious coach and leader to join our NCAA Division III Athletics Program as its inaugural Head Coach for Men’s Volleyball. This is a unique opportunity to build and develop a new Men’s Volleyball program for competition beginning Spring 2022.
This full-time, year-round, coaching position is available immediately and will include administrative responsibilities within the Athletics department as assigned by the AD and as experience allows.
The Head Coach is directly responsible for the recruitment and retention of student athletes and will plan/direct the activities of the men’s volleyball team. The Head Coach will meet or exceed annual recruitment goals established in collaboration with the Director of Athletics. The Head Coach will guide and oversee conditioning of student athletes, instruct players in techniques of the game, assess players’ skills, assign positions and evaluate own and opposing team capabilities. Plans and leads Community service initiative for the team at least annually.
As a DIII Institution, Mount Aloysius emphasizes the importance of academics and expects coaching staff to monitor student athletes’ academic progress. The Head Coach is responsible to comply with NCAA Division III and Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference regulations; and is subject to NCAA enforcement provisions for violations.
Bachelor’s degree in physical education, recreation, health, or related field strongly preferred. Minimum of three (3) years coaching experience as an assistant coach or high school head coach required or equivalent combination of coaching and playing experience. Knowledge of NCAA Division III and AMCC rules and regulations strongly preferred. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills also required.
About Mount Aloysius College:
Located in historic and scenic Cresson, Pennsylvania, Mount Aloysius College is a private, comprehensive and coeducational institution that combines a strong foundation in liberal arts, small class sizes and significant opportunities for personal and professional growth for students. We value diversity among students, faculty and staff at all levels of instructional support. We further value continuous performance improvement, and a faculty/staff committed to living our mission and values of Mercy, Justice, Hospitality and Service.
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume in confidence to the Office of Human Resources at http://www.mtaloy.edu/employment-opportunities/. Resume review will begin immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Mount Aloysius College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans)
About Mount Aloysius College
Mount Aloysius is located in a rural setting in Cresson, Pennsylvania, in the heart of the Laurel Highlands of west central Pennsylvania. Cresson is 56 miles southwest of State College, 90 miles east of Pittsburgh, 13 miles west of Altoona and 30 miles north of Johnstown. The College sits on about 200 mountaintop acres on an expansive campus that blends stately 19th century architecture with modern facilities, athletic fields and high tech capabilities. A private, comprehensive, co-educational liberal arts and science-based institution, Mount Aloysius is also one of sixteen Sisters of Mercy-sponsored colleges and universities. Deeply rooted in the values of the Religious Sisters of Mercy, Mount Aloysius offers bachelors, masters, and associate degrees to a student population of about 2000 students. As a member of NCAA Division III and a member of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference, the College currently sponsors 13 intercollegiate sports and is anticipating further development of athletic teams and facilities.
Visit our website to learn more about Mount Aloysius College at www.mtaloy.edu. Mount Aloysius College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.