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.