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Assistant Women's Volleyball Coach

Northern Kentucky University
Kentucky, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
May 30, 2023

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Position Type
Administrative, Student Affairs, Athletics
Employment Type
Full Time
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Position Information

Working Title
Assistant Women's Volleyball Coach

Women's Volleyball

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Work Schedule

Full time flexible

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Months per Year

Commitment to Inclusive Excellence

Northern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We embrace inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff. Application by members of diverse groups is encouraged.

Purpose of Position

The Assistant Women’s Volleyball Coach reports directly to the Head Women’s Volleyball Coach and is responsible for assisting in the organization and administration of the women’s volleyball program in accordance with the rules and regulations of the University, Horizon League, and NCAA .
The Assistant Women’s Volleyball Coach must have a commitment to developing a competitive NCAA Division I volleyball program while maintaining an emphasis on the academic success of the student-athlete.

The Assistant Women’s Volleyball Coach will be expected to assist in administering the program in a manner that promotes the health, safety, and welfare of the student-athlete.
Compliance with NCAA rules is of the utmost importance at Northern Kentucky University. As a member of the athletics department staff, it is expected that the Assistant Women’s Volleyball Coach will have a full understanding of the NCAA rules that pertain to the position.

It is also expected that the Assistant Women’s Volleyball Coach will comply with all NCAA rules and if he/she becomes aware, or have reasonable cause to believe, that a violation of a rule has occurred he/she will immediately report it to the Director of Athletics or his/her designee.

Primary Responsibilities

Recruit student-athletes in accordance with NCAA regulations and academic standards, as well as University academic requirements using letters, telephone calls, personal visits, reviewing videotapes, social media, and attending high school, junior college, and club tournaments. Take the lead in organizing recruiting activities on and off campus. Managing the University Athlete recruiting database and assigning tasks to volleyball staff members.

Assist in the planning and coordination of in-season practices, including team and individual workouts. Assist in the planning and coordination of out-of-season practices, including individual skill instruction and team workouts, focusing on the development of athletic skills to compete at the Division I level.

Assist in the planning and implementation of game plans for each match, including the development of scouting reports of opponents using VolleyMetrics and DataVolley.

Monitor the academics of the women’s volleyball student-athletes. Effectively communicate with Athletics Academic Advisor to ensure any academic concerns are being addressed.


Good organizational skills, communication skills, and interpersonal skills. Displays leadership skills and uses tact.

Motivated, display integrity and professionalism. Loyal and uses fairness and equitable in the treatment of others.

Displays public relations skills and promotes Northern Kentucky University Women’s Volleyball Program.

Minimum two years of related coaching experience. Strong consideration will be given to previous playing experiences and Division I coaching.

Review of applications begins immediately.

Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.

Minimum Education
Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education
Bachelor's Degree

Minimum Experience
2 years


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Supplemental Questions

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  1. * What is your highest level of education?
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master's degree or higher
Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. References
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application

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