Women's Volleyball Coach

A special mission college within the Massachusetts state university system

Academy SealWomen’s Volleyball Coach

Women's Volleyball Coach
Posting:  December 2019
Position:  Women’s Head Volleyball Coach
Deadline for application:  22 January 2020

Please note, this is a non-benefitted, part-time, seasonal position

General Statement of Duties:  The Head Coach should possess the ability to effectively communicate and motivate student-athletes, as well as manage team dynamics. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: manage program administrative duties; work cohesively with Academy support departments; schedule, recruit and retain academically and athletically qualified student-athletes; organize and conduct fundraising, team building and community outreach events; monitor student-athlete’s academic progress; manage team budget per the purchasing guidelines established by the Athletic Department. The position requires the ability to demonstrate and teach volleyball-related skills and effectively communicate strategies during practices and competitions. The candidate must be knowledgeable of, and abide by, all Academy policies, NCAA Division III policies, and conference (MASCAC) requirements. This position requires long hours, evenings and weekends.


  • Demonstrated commitment to the NCAA Division III philosophy
  • Coaching experience
  • Recruiting experience

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • A Bachelor’s Degree
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Understanding of the unique mission of a maritime academy

Area of Assignment:  Athletics Department
Supervision Received: Director of Athletics
Start date:                   As soon as possible

To apply, please submit the following documents: cover letter, resume, MMA application, Affirmative Action form, and contact information of three (3) professional references.  These forms are located on the employment opportunities under Human Resources on the MMA website:  www.maritime.edu.  Application materials may be saved, attached, and sent electronically to Mr. Mike Kelley at mkelley@maritime.edu.  Alternatively, submit application materials by USPS to: Mr. Mike Kelley, Athletic Department, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532.  The finalist must complete a background check. 

MMA is an AA/EEO/Veteran/Disabled employer.  Members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.