Willamette University announces a part-time position for an Assistant Volleyball Coach. The individual in this position assists the Head Coach in the planning, development, and execution of all programs and activities of the Volleyball Program; assists the in the execution of practices, games, and other competitive and training programs and events; assists in the teaching of principles and techniques to students; and assists with all aspects of recruiting qualified prospects to the University.
Thorough knowledge of all applicable NCAA Division III and Conference rules as they apply to volleyball.
Must be able to successfully articulate the values of a liberal arts education and the role intercollegiate athletics plays in the development of student athletes.
Ability to recruit outstanding student-athletes to a strong academic environment.
Ability to effectively teach and coach students in both an individual and team setting.
Must demonstrate strong communication and organizational skills and must be able to work effectively with staff, faculty and other members of the University.
Ability to effectively communicate in English, both orally and in writing, including the ability to communicate instructions pertaining to athletic matters in an athletic coaching setting.
Ability to execute those physical activities required to perform the essential functions of the position.
Knowledge of and ability to use computers and a variety of software applications.
Ability to effectively interact with a wide variety of people in a manner that positively portrays the University and its programs, personnel, and philosophies.
Must possess a current driver’s license valid in the state of Oregon or the ability to obtain one within 60 days of hire date and satisfactory driving record insurable by the University’s insurer.
Ability to work independently as well as establish and maintain harmonious relations with other staff, faculty and students.
College coaching experience.
At least two years of successful volleyball coaching experience.