Mississippi College, a member of NCAA Division II and the Gulf South Conference, is accepting applications for the position of Head Volleyball Coach. The successful candidate will be a positive, enthusiastic individual who is committed to the academic and athletic success of student-athletes and be knowledgeable of, committed to and be compliant with NCAA, GSC and MC rules and regulations. The individual selected will be responsible for the operation and management of the women’s volleyball program including but not limited to: scheduling, budgeting, recruiting, fundraising, practice and game planning as well as supporting other athletic department activities. The individual will assume responsibility for: team performance (on the court and in the classroom); the welfare of the student-athletes; and will actively promote Mississippi College Athletics as an integral part of the University and as a partner with the broader community. Anticipated salary range is $40,000 - $47,000 (based on years of experience) annually with benefits and the opportunity to earn additional money from summer camps. The desired starting date is January 1, 2018 but will be determined based on when the successful candidate is hired. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The application website is http://www.mc.edu/offices/human-resources/employment/. Resumes should be sent to Mike Jones (firstname.lastname@example.org). All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a drug screening and a criminal background check. Mississippi College, is a private, co-educational, comprehensive university of liberal arts and sciences and professional studies dedicated to the pursuit of academic excellence. Founded in 1826, Mississippi College is the oldest institution of higher learning and the largest private university in the state of Mississippi. As a Christian institution, Mississippi College values the integration of faith and learning throughout the educational process.
Mississippi College is an equal opportunity employer and does not engage in prohibited discrimination on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic, origin, sex, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability of the provision of services. Based upon the religious exemption of the Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Mississippi College has the right to discriminate on religious grounds in employment of faculty and staff to the extent that applicable law respect its right or act in furtherance of its religious objectives and mission. Pursuant to this exemption, Mississippi College does not discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation per se, but does discriminate on the basis of sexual misconduct including but not limited to non-marital sexual misconduct, homosexual conduct, or the encouragement or advocacy of any form of sexual behavior in conflict with the Christian and Baptist identity or faith mission of Mississippi College.
Required qualifications include:
Successful volleyball coaching experience with a proven record of recruiting, developing and retaining student-athletes on the collegiate level.
Knowledgeable about and committed to NCAA rules and regulations
Preferred qualifications include:
Successful volleyball coaching experience at a four-year NCAA collegiate institution
Additional Salary Information: opportunity for summer camps
Mississippi College is a private, co-educational, comprehensive university of liberal arts and sciences and professional studies dedicated to the pursuit of academic excellence. Founded in 1826, Mississippi College is the oldest institution of higher learning and the largest private university in the state of Mississippi. The athletic department is a member of the Gulf South Conference and sponsors 17 intercollegiate athletic programs.