Eastern Washington University is currently seeking an Assistant Volleyball Coach in our athletic department. This coaching appointment is responsible for assisting the head coach and other assistant coach in planning and administration of all aspects of the Division 1 volleyball program at EWU. In addition, this position will have primary responsibilities in the organization of recruiting coordinator, video coordinator, scouting breakdowns, community engagement, and management of student assistance while assisting in all other aspects of the volleyball program.
On top of salary, the University offers a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, life and disability insurance and retirement. In addition, EWU offers generous vacation and sick leave accruals, 10 paid holidays per year and fringe benefits, such as tuition waiver for employees, discounted EWU sports tickets and free transportation through STA buses. EWU expands opportunities for personal transformation through excellence in learning.
About Eastern Washington University
Eastern is a regional, comprehensive university located in Cheney, 20 minutes from downtown Spokane. In addition to Eastern's Cheney campus, we also offer our Riverpoint campus in Spokane, plus additional teaching/learning centers located in other cities throughout Washington State. Enrollment has reached over 12,000 students. The Cheney-Spokane area is the heart of the Inland Northwest, with excellent restaurants, theater, shopping, skiing, hiking, lakes, a choice of living in a medium-sized city or a small town, and high quality schools and housing.
Eastern Washington University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Eastern Washington University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.
Conditions of Employment
Overnight travel will be required for a minimum of fifteen (25) nights per year for team competition and recruiting. Evenings and weekends as needed due to sport schedule.
Applicants must be able to maintain to a thorough knowledge of NCAA and institutional rules, regulations and policies, and must annually pass the NCAA Coaches Certification Test for off-campus recruiting.
Rules compliance is an important responsibility of this position. Employee shall support and comply with all applicable rules and regulations of the NCAA, the Big Sky Conference, and other established bodies that govern intercollegiate athletics and the University. In the event the Employee becomes aware, or has reasonable cause to believe, that violations of rules compliance may have taken place, Employee shall report same promptly to the Athletic Director, Compliance Office, or his/her designee.
This position, during the course of university employment will be involved in the receipt or, or accountability for, university funds or other items of value; as well as the unsupervised access with the developmentally disabled, vulnerable adults or children under the age of 16. A Successful applicant will be required to pass a background check for continued employment.
If you would like to obtain a copy of the Essential Functions Analysis form, which describes the physical and mental demands of the position, please contact Vara Lyn Conrath at email@example.com.
Two (2) years of volleyball coaching experience at the NCAA Division I level or three (3) years of coaching at any college level.
Must be able to obtain First Aid/CPR/AED certification within the first 60 days of employment.
Must be able to pass the NCAA Coaches Certification Text for off-campus recruiting within 30 days of employment and annually thereafter.
Candidate must demonstrate interest, ability and/or experience promoting cultural competency, universal accessibility and/or diversity.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Three (3) years of experience as a Head or Assistant Volleyball Coach at the collegiate level.
Four (4) years of volleyball playing experience at the collegiate level.
Previous work experience in the Big Sky Conference.
Recruiting experience at the collegiate level.
Experience and a clear understanding of recruiting software University Athlete.
Video experience with Data Volley, Volleymetrics, or other game breakdown software.
Eastern Washington University is a regional, comprehensive public university located in Cheney, Washington. Home to over 12,000 students, Eastern offers more than 100 fields of studies, nine master’s degrees, one applied doctorate, one educational specialist degree, and 11 graduate certificates. The university offers an exceptional learning environment that offers hands-on, real-world learning opportunities. Eastern offers a comprehensive liberal arts curriculum, which prepares students to succeed in the competitive job market. Students at Eastern receive a traditional, yet unique college experience.