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Assistant Volleyball Coach

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All applications must be made online at: If assistance with online application process is required, contact Human Resources at 517-796-8468.

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number G00279
Position Title Assistant Volleyball Coach
Department Student Athletics
Location Central Campus (Jackson)
Position Type Part Time
Is this position grant funded? No
Classification Adjunct
Grade Adjunct
Salary Range $4,000 for full academic year
Reports to Athletic Director
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Bargaining Unit None

Earn JC tuition credits.

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Position Summary Information

Basic Function

Assists head coach in selecting, recruiting, instructing and monitoring student-athletes for
Volleyball. Follows all rules and guidelines of the College and in accordance
with National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) and Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCCAA).

Duties and Responsibilities

1. Assists in recruitment of prospective student-athletes
• Recruit top local athletes (athletic and academic performance shall be considered)
• Submit list of recruits for grant approval (All grants/scholarships are awarded in accordance with an approved College budget and shall be approved by the Athletic Director.
2. Assists in developing preliminary scheduling and season plan
3. Assists head coach in the supervision of volunteer coaches and student-athletes (academic, practice and games)
4. Fosters sportsmanship and fair play
5. Assists in the coordination of practices and game and team travel
6. Abide by all standards, rules and regulations of the NJCAA and MCCAA
7. Conform to the administrative policies of the College and the Athletic Department, including but not limited to: Travel regulations, Scholarships & Purchase orders
8. Foster a positive image for the College and the Athletic Department
9. Promote and track student community service and academic performance as required by the Head Coach or Athletic Director.
10. Refer student-athletes to appropriate College resources when support needs are indicated.
11. Engage in athletic program fund development
12. Support student athlete preparation and referral when athletic and academic transfer is the goal.
13. Responsible for understanding, supporting and actively demonstrating the College’s beliefs, values, mission and vision and being in agreement to be evaluated by same.
14. Other duties as assigned by supervisor(s)

Minimum Qualifications

Associate Degree from an accredited undergraduate institution is required.
Three or more years of experience serving as a coach in a college, high school or club setting required.
Must be CPR/First Aid Certified, or able to obtain certification within 30 days of employment.
Knowledge of personal computers and software including word processing, scheduling, e-mail and spreadsheets required.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education, Health Promotion, or related field preferred.
College coaching experience preferred.

Physical Requirements
Approximate Hours per week

Posting Detail Information

Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

All applications must be made online at:
If assistance with online application process is required, contact Human Resources at 517-796-8468.

Additional Information

This position will be available July 1, 2017.

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn of this job opportunity?
    • Jackson College Website
    • MLive
    • Blazer News
    • Adrian Telegram
    • Hillsdale Daily News
    • Higher Ed Jobs
    • Chronicle Careers
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Personal Referral
    • Other
  2. * What is the highest level of education you have achieved?
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Associate's Degree
    • Associate's Degree with 60 or more hours of course work
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree or higher
  3. * How many years of college level coaching do you have?
    • 1 year
    • 2 years
    • 3 or more years
  4. * Are you currently CPR/First Aid Certified?
    • Yes
    • No, but I am able to obtain certification within 30 days of employment.
    • No
  5. * Do you possess a valid driver license with no restrictions?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Other Document
  3. Letter of Recommendation
  4. Additional Documents