Women's Volleyball Assistant Coach

JOB SUMMARY

  • Briercrest Athletics is dedicated to preparing student athletes to become champions pursuing excellence in their lives of faith through service, and in sport
  • This position will both assist and lead in the execution of the overall athletic plan
  • This full-time position is broken into two parts
    • Varsity Assistant Coach
    • Junior Varsity Head Coach

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A desire and commitment to be a follower of Jesus Christ as a way of life
  • A Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Related experience as a player or coach
  • Has completed or is completing appropriate certification for post-secondary athletics
  • Administrative, technical and financial skills needed to be successful at the role

 DESIRED OUTCOMES AND ACTIVITIES

The candidate will be responsible to positively contribute to the department through decisions and actions focused to further the department and the institution.  They will be expected to contribute to internal and external relationships regarding department and team work. They will be fiscally responsible in their budget management.

The candidate will focus efforts on building both programs through recruitment and retention of mission fit players. They will also work with the development of our alumni through alumni weekend and other opportunities that are presented. They will help with the development of summer camp programs. They will develop and maintain markers of success for the players and the team. They will utilize technology in coaching approach of the team, through stats, video analysis and social media. They will be asked to be innovative in their coaching approach for both their games and for practice planning. 

The candidate will be responsible for the development of the athletes both in and out of the athletic arena, building into them spiritually, academically, and personally. They will be responsible to promote an atmosphere for where spiritual and academic success is valued at an elite level.

TEAM RELATIONSHIPS

  • This position will report to Women’s Volleyball Head Coach.
  • This position will work with the athletic department staff and other coaches

APPLICATIONS                                                                                                                                                                                                    This position will begin as soon as a suitable candidate is found. Please submit electronic resumes to the HR Office at hr@briercrest.ca. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

All employees of Briercrest College and Seminary are required to sign and adhere to our Institutional Covenant. Please review the covenant prior to submitting your application.

 

Briercrest is a wonderful school and while currently I am not "using" my degree, I have no regrets having attended. I have two jobs, with my second being a music teacher. I only see more opportunities to use my degree and experiences at Briercrest
Rob Schmidtke