Drew University, a NCAA Division III member of the Landmark Conference, is accepting applications for the full-time position of Director of Volleyball and Head Women’s Volleyball Coach.
Key Responsibilities: Reporting to the Director of Athletics and assigned sport administrator, the Director of Volleyball will be responsible for the start up of both the women’s and men’s volleyball programs which will begin varsity competition in the 2021/2022 academic year. The Director of Volleyball will also be responsible for supervising a part time head men’s volleyball coach and a part time assistant coach. The Director of Volleyball will be responsible for all aspects of the women’s program including recruitment, retention, budget, academic support, practice preparation, game day coaching, fundraising, and community service. In addition, the successful candidate will be responsible for supporting all aspects of the men’s program once a head men’s coach is in place. This position will assist with site management during the off season as assigned by the athletics director.
A bachelor’s degree and a 3-5 year record of successful coaching in the sport of volleyball with an emphasis on recruiting, teaching, coaching, and athletic leadership. The applicant should have a working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations and have strong oral and written communication skills, computer skills, and be a good ambassador of the university. This position will require the candidate to communicate within the University community as well those outside that community.
To apply, submit the following materials to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name in the subject. Applications are being accepted immediately with an anticipated start date of December 1, 2019.
About Drew University:
Drew University, located on a beautiful, wooded,186-acre campus in Madison, New Jersey, includes the College of Liberal Arts, the Theological School and the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. It has a total enrollment of more than 2,100 students with 145 full-time faculty members. Over 35% of our undergraduate students are from underrepresented groups, and we were recently ranked 19th among baccalaureate institutions for the number of international students enrolled. The Theological and Caspersen Schools offer master’s and doctoral degrees, and the College confers bachelor’s degrees in 32 disciplines.
Drew is dedicated to exceptional faculty mentorship and hands-on learning that successfully prepares students for their futures. Students regularly connect with local communities, and because of our proximity to New York City, we are home to multiple New York Semester experiences for our undergraduate students: Wall Street, United Nations, Contemporary Art, Communications and Media, Social Entrepreneurship, and New York Theatre. The University also houses the Charles A. Dana Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti, the Center for Global Education, the Center for Civic Engagement, the Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict, and the United Methodist Archives and History Center. Drew also recently received a multi-year grant to transform teaching and learning in the humanities by incorporating emerging digital technologies, methods, and pedagogies.
To enrich education through diversity, Drew University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with Department of Homeland Security regulations, a successful candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. These positions are subject to a background check.
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About Drew University
Drew University, a Phi Beta Kappa liberal arts university, includes the College of Liberal Arts, the Drew Theological School and the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. Drew is located on a beautiful, wooded, 186-acre campus in Madison, New Jersey, a thriving small town close to New York City. It has a total enrollment of more than 2,000 students and has 145 full-time faculty members, 94% of whom hold the terminal degree in their field. The Theological and Caspersen Schools offer MA and PhD degrees and the College confers BA degrees in 30 disciplines.
Drew is dedicated to exceptional faculty mentorship, a commitment to connecting the campus with the community and a focus on experiential learning. Particularly noteworthy opportunities for undergraduates include the Charles A. Dana Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti (RISE), home of 2015 Nobel Prize Winner for Medicine and Drew Fellow William Campbell, the Drew Summer Science Institute, the Center for Civic Engagement, as well as the Wall Street Semester, Semester at the United Nations, Semester on Contemporary Art and Semester on Communications and Media in New York City and several international semester programs. The Un...iversity also houses the Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict, the Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study and the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, an independent professional theater, as well as the United Methodist Archives and History Center and one of the country’s leading concentrations of materials on Willa Cather.