Summary: Under the general supervision of the head coach, the assistant coaching position provides support and assistance of the intercollegiate program, but is not limited to the following: preparation of training/practice sessions, pregame organization, scouting reports, team travel arrangements, monitoring student-athlete academic performance, recruiting, professional communication in regards to the coaching staff and individual players.
Department: Athletics: Administrative
Education/Experience: Bachelors degree with one year experience competing and/or coaching at the collegiate level plus collegiate level playing and/or coaching experience preferred and a commitment to Division III philosophy and experience with NCAA or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge/Skills/Ability: Thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA and C.A.C. guidelinesDemonstrated skills in developing and motivating students both athletically and academicallyStrong commitment to the values of a liberal arts educationUnderstanding of teacher/coach model in a NCAA Division III athletics programAbility to demonstrate effective communication skills both orally and in writing.Proficiency in computer use and relevant Microsoft applications.Valid driver license with good driving record required; must be insurable.
Physical Requirements: Evening and weekend hours in all types of weather are kept, with travel from both campuses necessary. As there is some lifting (ie., set-up of scorers table, etc.), some manual labor is expected. Because of the location of athletic facilities on each campus, organizing and some transportation between campuses is expected.
Essential Functions: Provide leadership for the team; establish coaching strategies and teaching methods to develop student-athletes skills and teamwork; analyze team performance and adjust strategies as needed.Oversee recruitment of student athletes.Develop policies and procedures for student-athletes (and assistant coaches).Develop strategies to foster athletic and academic progress of student-athletes.May perform marketing or public relations duties to promote the program.Perform related duties as assigned.
Reports To: Head Coach, Women's Volleyball
Work Location: Owings Mills (10)
Position Category: Staff
Position Type: Part-Time On-Call (0 - 999 hours, 501100)
Open Until Filled: Yes
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link:stevenson.peopleadmin.com
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Stevenson University is the third-largest independent university in Maryland. Founded in 1947 as Villa Julie College, the University serves than 3,400 students pursuing undergraduate, master's, and adult accelerated degrees at locations in Stevenson and Owings Mills. Stevenson is recognized as a national leader in career education with a distinctive process called Career ArchitectureSM, whereby students align their career goals with their personal interests and values. U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Colleges has singled out Stevenson as an innovator in higher education and as one of the most affordable independent universities in the nation.