Dean College is a private, residential New England college
grounded in a culture and tradition that all students deserve the
opportunity to discover and exceed their greatest aspirations.
A personal and transformative community since 1865, Dean
tirelessly inspires our students to unimagined heights through
personalized support and integrated delivery of academic,
co-curricular and experiential learning.
Our graduates are lifelong learners who thrive in their careers,
embrace social responsibility and demonstrate leadership.
This is The Dean Difference.
Consistently recognized as a Top Regional College and a Best
Value School by U.S. News & World Report and named a College of
Distinction for four consecutive years, Dean serves approximately
1,200 full-time students and 300 part-time students and offers more
than 50 combined bachelor's and associate degree programs and
specializations, as well as a robust schedule of continuing studies
and certificate programs throughout the year.
Dean College is perfectly situated in Franklin, Massachusetts,
which is conveniently located between Boston and Providence, Rhode
Island and is accessible to Boston by commuter rail. The Dean
College/Franklin station is only a five-minute walk from campus.
Approximately 90 percent of the College's student population lives
Dean provides a supportive academic environment that thrives on
student engagement and exceptional teaching. The Dean
Difference is exemplified through each student's
commitment to their professional futures, social responsibility and
leadership. Outside of the classroom, students participate in 16
athletic teams and more than 30 on-campus groups and
Ninety-six percent of our bachelor's degree students are
employed or enrolled in graduate school within 12 months of
graduation. Alumni are hard at work in top-ranked graduate programs
and are employed by organizations such as Universal Studios, Dell
Technologies, Liberty Mutual, Kraft Sports + Entertainment, the
Boston Ballet, and more.
The Department of Athletics is seeking Assistant Coach for
the Men's and Women's Volleyball teams.
This is a part time position. The assistant coach
provides administrative, instructional, and recruiting support
services under the direction of the head coach.
- Assist in the implementation of the sport training and
instructional program under the direction of the head coach by
providing sport skill instruction, assisting in the conduct of
practice sessions, performing game-related duties, and motivating
players to give their best efforts;
- Recruit prospective student-athletes effectively as assigned by
and under the direction of the head coach;
- Serve as a liaison with academic support personnel in support
of players' academic efforts;
- Serve as a liaison with athletic training and strength and
conditioning staff in support of conditioning and rehabilitation of
- Demonstrate a sincere interest in the personal and academic
development, as well as athletic progress, of
- Exhibit good writing and speaking abilities;
- Exhibit supportive and cooperative behavior in pursuit of sport
program goals set by the head coach;
- Efficiently and effectively complete all assignments provided
by the head coach;
- Accept constructive criticism and demonstrate professional
growth under the supervision of the head coach;
- Exhibit good judgment and professional behavior in advising and
- Conform to the highest standards of professional conduct
regarding compliance with department and institutional policies and
procedures and adherence to the rules and regulation of athletic
governance organizations of which the institution is a member;
- Contribute to the maintenance of good working relationships
with all staff, student-athletes, and external constituents through
(a) a positive and constructive approach to all tasks, (b) respect
for the competencies of others, and (c) appropriate conflict
- Other duties as assigned.
- A Bachelor's degree is required;
- A Master's degree and/or coaching certification is
- One to three years of experience as an assistant coach or head
coach and demonstrated sport knowledge is required;
- Playing experience at the collegiate level and 3-5 years of
experience as an assistant coach or head coach is preferred;
- A valid US driver's license is required;
- COVID-19 vaccination, required.
Dean College is an equal-opportunity, Title IX institution and
pledges to recruit, select and promote diversity by providing
equality of opportunity in higher education for all persons,
including faculty and staff with respect to hiring, continuation,
promotion, and applicants for admission, enrolled students and
graduates without discrimination or segregation.
The College is interested in candidates who have the
communication skills and cross-cultural abilities to maximize their
effectiveness with diverse groups of colleagues, students, faculty,
and community members. All employment decisions are made on a
Dean College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or
ethnic origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic
information, or other protected classes under the law.
This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and
access to and treatment in College programs, services, and
activities. A pre-employment background screen is required for all
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