| Part-time Men's Volleyball Coach|
The Department of Athletics at Messiah College, currently has an opening for the position of Men's Volleyball Coach. This part-time (hours vary week to week), 10-month (August -May) position serves as the program leader for Men's Volleyball. As head coach, this individual is responsible for operating a program for student-athletes, with differing abilities and skills, and serving as a role model in meeting our complimentary goals in Athletics of “Pursuing Athletic Excellence…Developing Christian Character.”
Education and experience required: Bachelor's degree; Master's Degree preferred. Minimum of 3 years' assistant coach experience, or 2 years' head coach experience at the college or high school level, playing experience required. Head Coach experience preferred.
Skills and characteristics required: Ability to administer NCAA Division III intercollegiate Men's Volleyball program, including recruiting, scheduling, budgeting, travel, and practice plans for a roster size of 18; ability to coach, teach, and train student-athletes in skills and strategies in Men's Volleyball to be competitive within the Middle Atlantic Conference; ability to establish appropriate and effective mentoring relationships with student-athletes, including a team grade point average of 3.00 and a retention rate of 82%; demonstrated knowledge and understanding of the stages of student development and the importance of holistic education; ability to be a team player within the Athletics Department and the College; good judgment and problem solving skills; ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; and demonstrated commitment to continued learning/professional development (i.e., presentations, publications, serving on regional and/or national committees).
For more information and to apply, please visit: http://jobs.messiah.edu/postings/9880. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and accepted until the position is filled.
Messiah College's strategic plan includes a commitment to community engagement in diverse settings and the development of cross-cultural competencies as well as a commitment to developing a comprehensive and integrated approach to global engagement. As such, Messiah College is fully committed to a culturally diverse faculty, staff and student body. Successful candidates will evidence similar commitments.
Messiah College is a Christian college of the liberal and applied arts and sciences. The College is committed to an embracing evangelical spirit rooted in the Anabaptist, Pietist and Wesleyan traditions of the Christian Church. Our mission is to educate men and women toward maturity of intellect, character and Christian faith in preparation for lives of service, leadership and reconciliation in church and society.
Messiah College does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin, disability, or veteran's status in the recruitment and admission of students, the recruitment and employment of faculty and staff, or the operation of any of its programs. Consistent with our nondiscrimination statement, the College does not tolerate abuse or harassment of employees, students or other individuals associated with the College. This includes, but is not limited to, vendors, contractors, and guests on the basis of, but not limited to, any of the above categories.