Assistant Women's Volleyball Coach

University of Virginia's College at Wise   Wise, VA   Full-time     Sports and Recreation / Fitness
Posted on May 8, 2023
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The University of Virginia's College at Wise invites applications for an Assistant Women's Volleyball Coach (R0047830). Located in the mountains of Southwest Virginia, UVA Wise is a 4-year liberal arts college and a division of the University of Virginia. It is a NCAA Division II school and a member of the South Atlantic Conference.

Reporting directly to the Head Women's Volleyball Coach, this position is responsible for:

  • Explaining and enforcing rules and regulations to protect student athletes, and ensuring that policies and procedures are followed.
  • Studying opposing teams to identify weaknesses and avenues for success.
  • Collaborating on conceptualizing and developing practice and game day plans.
  • Monitoring the conditioning and training of student athletes, in conjunction with the Strength and Conditioning staff.
  • Initiating and maintaining a strong partnership with the Academic Affairs unit to support the academic requirements of student athletes.
  • Assisting with coordinating and performing various administrative tasks and often serving as a liaison with particular operational units, such as the Equipment Room, Business Office, Compliance Office, and Facilities Office.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

A bachelor's degree is required, along with previous successful coaching experience.

To apply, please visit  and complete the online application process, attaching a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references. UVA Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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