Wesleyan University

Wesleyan University

Assistant Volleyball Coach (Internship)

United States

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Position Information

Position Information

Job Posting Number S01184

Position Title Assistant Volleyball Coach (Internship) Department Volleyball-1257 Job Category Staff Posting Position Type Full-Time Work Location On Campus Pay Type Salaried Salary Range

$10,000 – $15,000

Compensation Practices

Experience is taken into consideration in the determination of salary offers. For more information visit https: // www. wesleyan.edu/hr/handbook/compensation- practices/index.html

Position Details

The Wesleyan Athletic Department, located in the Freeman Athletic Center, a state-of-the art-facility, is a member of the prestigious New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC). They sponsor 30 varsity sports and believe athletics plays an integral part in a Wesleyan scholar–athlete's liberal arts education. Highly trained and dedicated faculty coaches, administrators and staff work collaboratively and tirelessly to assist student-athletes in reaching their academic and athletic goals.

Primarily reporting to the head coach of Volleyball, the Assistant Volleyball Coach (Intern) will assist the head coach in all phases of the program. Responsibilities include coaching and teaching (75%) and administrative duties (25%).

Responsibilities include:

  • Coaching Responsibilities: Assist with and provide on court instruction during practices and games. Provide video analysis for game and practice sessions.
  • Teaching Responsibilities: As a teaching fellow, assist physical education faculty members with classroom interaction. Assist with out of class project work required for PE credit.
  • Recruiting Responsibilities: Assist with both on campus and off campus recruiting efforts. Coordinate campus recruiting visits for prospective student-athletes.
  • Administrative Responsibilities: Provide academic support and monitor academic progress for student-athletes. Provide additional support for contest management as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • This is an on-campus position.

    Minimum Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree and at least 1 year of playing and/or coaching experience at the college level. Ability and willingness to work evenings, weekends, and holidays and travel as needed

    Preferred Qualifications

    Demonstrated ability to work and maintain good judgement in a fast-paced, high-intensity environment. First aid, CPR, and AED Certifications. Division III and or/NESCAC Experience.

    Special Instructions to Applicants

    Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

    Additional Information

    All offers to external applicants are contingent on the candidate's completion of a pre-employment background check screening to the satisfaction of Wesleyan University.

    Wesleyan University requires proof of COVID -19 vaccination and booster (if eligible under CDC guidelines) or an approved exemption prior to first day of employment.


    Wesleyan offers a broad range of employee benefits and development opportunities, including comprehensive group insurance plans, wellness programs and incentives, generous paid time off and retirement plans. We also offer flexible work schedules, employee and dependent tuition programs, as well as access to Wesleyan's BLS & GLS programs for those who qualify (tuition is waived for up to 2 courses a term; some fees and taxes may apply).

    Detailed information on the benefits of working at Wesleyan is located at: https: // wesleyan.edu/hr/careers/prospective-resources.html.

    Quick Link https: // careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/9642

    Supplemental Questions

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    Optional & Required Documents

    Required Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
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    Job details


    Assistant Volleyball Coach (Internship)


    Wesleyan University


    United States


    May 25, 2023

    Application deadline

    June 11, 2023

    Job type



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