Assistant Coach, Cal Womens Club Volleyball (5046U) 1591 - 1591
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Application Review Date
The First Review Date for this job is: 9/19/2019
The University of California Women's Volleyball club team prides itself on a winning tradition on and off the court. Cal is part of the Northern California Collegiate Volleyball League, featuring local rivals Cal Poly, Santa Clara University, University of San Francisco, and Stanford University. Each year the team competes in the NCCVL league and at the NCVF National Championships, and has finished top-ranked in the country several times.
The assistant coach will be responsible for attending practices, running drills, traveling to games and tournaments.
Specific responsibilities will include:
Attending bi-weekly weekday practices Running well-structured practices Analyzing performance and instructing athletes in skills, techniques, and strategies in preparation for and during competition Assisting with travel logistics Attending all competitions (includes local weekend and travel to regional/national tournaments) Keeping contact with players and club officers Complying with NCCVL, NCVF, UC Berkeley and Cal Sport Clubs regulations Maintaining a professional and positive presence in the volleyball community
Proven record of competitive volleyball coaching experience. Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with college-age athletes. Knowledge of current coaching techniques/strategies. Ability to establish appropriate and effective mentoring relationships with student-athletes. Successful background-check clearance. Red Cross CPR and First Aid Certification (Must be obtained within 30 days of employment) A minimum of one-year coaching experience
At least one year of previous club coaching experience (high school level or above)
Salary & Benefits
Salary commensurate with experience. This position is not eligible for UC benefits plan.
How to Apply
Please submit your cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.
Cover letter/letter of interest Resume with 2-3 professional/volleyball-related references
This is a part-time, contract appointment ending 5/31/2020. Opportunity for contract extension.
Conviction History Background
This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
This position has been identified as a Mandated Reporter required to report the observed or suspected abuse or neglect of children, dependent adults, or elders to designated law enforcement or social service agencies. We reserve the right to make employment contingent upon completion of signed statements acknowledging the responsibilities of a Mandated Reporter.
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