The person in this position is responsible for assisting the Head Volleyball by preparing and conducting team practices, training, competition game planning, and recruiting.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Develop performance standards for student-athletes to maximize their potential and achieve high levels of competition;
Assess athletic performance and improvement and provide feedback and guidance regarding athletic progress;
Develop high expectations for student-athletes to achieve in the classroom as well as on the playing venue;
Develop and implement practice plans and strategies for athletic events;
Supervise NMHU athletic events and enforce sportsmanship standards;
Assist with game management for home events when not competing;
Assist with developing and supervising community service events;
Supervise student-athletes during road trips;
Provide positive participation with events that will benefit the athletic experience for the student-athletes;
Participate in the planning of as well as participate in fundraising activities for individual programs and for the athletic department in general;
Adhere to NCAA, Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, and institutional rules and regulations;
Organize, prepare, and conduct team practices, training and competition;
Recruit potential student athletes;
Provide academic monitoring and support for student athletes in the program
Provide support to the Head Women’s Volleyball Coach as required;
Maintain regular attendance;
Perform other duties as assigned.
New Mexico Highlands University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. We are committed to the University values of diversity, accessibility, excellence, and responsiveness.