Position: Part-time Assistant Coach – Volleyball
University: Southern Connecticut State University is a diverse and student-centered university dedicated to academic excellence, access, and service for the public good. Southern provides a supportive and welcoming environment for all members of its community through a campus wide commitment to social justice. Founded as a teachers college in 1893, Southern has evolved over the past century into a comprehensive public university of more than 10,000 students, offering graduate and undergraduate programs in the liberal arts and professional disciplines. It is one of four universities in the Connecticut State College and Universities System. The University is located in New Haven, a city rich with arts and culture, and less than 90 miles from New York City and 140 miles from Boston.
Department: The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is a NCAA Division II program and member of the Northeast 10 and Eastern College Athletic Conferences. Consisting of 19 athletic teams, SCSU’s outstanding program continually ranks among the top NCAA Division II programs in the nation, and also boasts a long record of dominance in the Northeast for both team and individual championships. The Owls rank among the top 10 nationally with 80 individual NCAA titles and in team championships with 10 NCAA titles.
Part time (19 hours week) $25,000, plus tuition waiver benefits based on AAUP Bargaining Unit Agreement (https://www.ct.edu/files/pdfs/2016-2021%20AAUP%20Contract.pdf)
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: On court coaching, recruiting, fundraising, off-season training, assisting with administrative duties, academic oversight, community engagement activities, implementing and enforcing team, conference and NCAA rules and regulations, reporting to the Head Coach and other duties as assigned by the Head Coach.
Bachelor’s degree required and a minimum of two (2) years of appropriate coaching college, high school and/or club experience, or playing experience at the college or professional level. Must have demonstrated knowledge of volleyball, and must possess effective interpersonal communication and organizational skills.
Please send a cover letter, resume and names and contact information for three professional references to:
Head Volleyball Coach