George Mason University
Published
June 1, 2022
Location
Fairfax, Virginia
Category
Other  
Job Type

Description

The George Mason University, Intercollegiate Athletics Department, a NCAA Division I institution and member of the Atlantic 10 Conference, is accepting applications for the position of Head Coach for Women’s Volleyball. This is a full-time, 12-month, administrative faculty professional position.   George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Responsibilities include overseeing and operating a Division 1 Women’s Volleyball program:
  • Recruit quality and committed student athletes;
  • Organize and train athletes for competition;
  • Monitor and support the academic success of student athletes;
  • Undertake fundraising, public relations and promotional activities suitable to the position in connection with the appropriate external affairs department;
  • Plan comprehensive pre- and post-season conditioning programs;
  • Hire, supervise and evaluate personnel;
  • Prepare and manage budgets and records;
  • Know, understand and abide by all University, Atlantic 10 and NCAA rules and regulations;
  • Abide by the rules of confidentiality (Buckley Amendment);
  • Understand and abide by proper procedures of due process in dealing with student athletes and staff;
  • Know, understand and ensure student athletes abide by all University, Atlantic 10 and NCAA rules and regulations; and
  • Carry out other relative administrative duties.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • Demonstrated experience as a head coach or assistant coach at the collegiate, elite club level or professional level in the field of volleyball; and
  • Must have knowledge of and adhere to NCAA, conference and state rules and regulations.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two years of head coach experience or three to five years as first assistant coach experience at the NCAA Division I-level; and
  • Demonstrated national and international student athlete recruiting experience.

 

Special Instructions to Applicants  

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number FA405z at https://jobs.gmu.edu; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references. This position will be subject to a criminal background check.

 

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.