Assistant Volleyball Coach

Position Summary

The Assistant Coach is responsible for assisting in all aspects of the program, including but not limited to recruiting, scheduling, training, monitoring academic progress, promotions, fundraising and coaching team members. The Assistant Coach is required to abide by the rules and regulations established by Benedictine College, the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart), and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). Benedictine College is a member of the NAIA at the Division I level. This is a full time, twelve-month position.

Essential Functions

  • Assisting in all aspects of the coaching and management of the volleyball program,

  • Recruiting and scouting in accordance with the NAIA, HAAC and Benedictine College policies and procedures,

  • Train and coach members of the program,

  • Supporting the academic and personal development of all athletes,

  • Visible, fully integrated member of the College community,

  • Assist in tracking the admissions and eligibility process involving recruited student-athletes, and for working collaboratively with the Faculty Athletic Representative in this regard,

  • Responsible for complying with the rules and regulations of the NAIA as it relates to the program,

  • Represent Benedictine College and the program in a professional manner,

  • Assist with transportation of the team,

  • Responsible for being a proponent of the NAIA Champions of Character Program Position Qualifications

Competency Statement(s)

  • Strong preference for volleyball coaching experience

  • Commitment to the overall development of the student-athlete and the mission of the College

  • High level of personal integrity

  • Outstanding work ethic

  • Knowledge of and commitment to NAIA rules and regulations

  • Demonstrated ability to inspire student-athletes to develop to their fullest potential

  • Outstanding skills in oral and written communication

  • Good organizational ability and computer competency


  • Bachelor's Degree


Please submit a cover letter and an application for employment to Incomplete application material will not be considered.

Benedictine College welcomes applications from candidates of all backgrounds.