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Part-Time Women's Volleyball Coach (Pool)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Required application materials will be screened on the basis of Requirements and Desirable Skills and Abilities listed in this announcement. Candidates for interview will be selected from among those who most closely meet the requirements and desirable skills and abilities. Meeting the minimum qualifications does not guarantee an interview. As part of the interview process, candidates may be asked to provide a teaching demonstration or demonstrate other job-related skills.

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number 2014158F
Position Title Part-Time Women's Volleyball Coach (Pool)
Department Kinesiology / Rec / Athletics SKY (DEPT)
Location Skyline College
Position Number PTF087
Percentage of Full Time Varies
FLSA Exempt (does not accrue overtime)
Months per Year other
If other, please specify Semester assignments as needed
Salary Range Placement on the adjunct faculty salary schedule is based upon education and credited experience. Initial placement can range from $58.78 up to $80.23 per hour.
Note: The District will make every attempt to at least match the salary at your current employer.
Min Salary
Max Salary
Position Type Part-Time Faculty, Temporary

Posting Text

General Statement

San Mateo County Community College District values the principles of diversity and equity. We provide our students with a rich and dynamic learning community that embraces differences, emphasizing collaboration and engaging students in and out of the classroom, encouraging them to realize their goals, and to become critical thinkers and socially responsible leaders.

San Mateo County Community College District seeks employees who value working in a collegial, collaborative environment, guided by a commitment to helping all students achieve success. All departments strongly encourage collaboration across disciplines to create integrated, interdisciplinary learning experiences. SMCCCD faculty members are expected to be knowledgeable about, and willing to use, different learning and teaching methods as appropriate to the discipline.

Reporting to the Dean of Kinesiology, Athletics, and Dance, the Women’s Volleyball Coach is a part-time faculty position in the Athletic Department at Skyline College. The assignment entails coaching the Intercollegiate Women’s Volleyball team and providing leadership in all aspects related to the Volleyball Program. Assignment of off-season conditioning and team courses based on applicant meeting minimum qualifications or equivalency in Kinesiology.

Position is open until filled with an anticipated assignment start date of December 2017.
Duties and Responsibilities

The duties below are representative of the duties of the classification and are not intended to cover all of the duties performed by the incumbent(s) of any particular position. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the scope of work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to this classification.

1. Coach and administer all aspects of the Intercollegiate Women’s Volleyball Program

2. Select, train, and supervise assistant coaching and game operations staff

3. Motivate and guide student athletes to achieve academic success and assist in their matriculation to the four-year level and/or in meeting their vocational training goals

4. Evaluate, plan, and coordinate all programs relevant to the success of student athletes in the Intercollegiate Volleyball Program

5. Oversee preparation of the schedule

6. Monitor and stay within the assigned budget

7. Engage in approved fundraising activities to supplement the program budget

8. Assist in the identification, procurement, and inventory of supplies and equipment for the Intercollegiate Women’s Volleyball Program

9. Ensure all facilities and modes of transportation are used safely and maintained properly

10. Promote the Intercollegiate Women’s Volleyball Program within the community and our contiguous recruiting areas through recruiting, public appearances, promotional efforts, community service, camps, clinics, etc.

11. Observe all San Mateo County Community College District (SMCCCD) Board Policies and Procedures

12. Comply with all California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA), Coast Conference, and Skyline College rules, regulations, and policies

Minimum Qualifications

• Possession of a Bachelor’s degree in physical education or kinesiology plus two years of coaching experience OR an Associate’s degree plus six years of coaching experience, OR the equivalent (see information below)

• Experience coaching volleyball at the youth, club, high school, community college, or four-year college level

• Ability to communicate effectively with all people, including persons of diverse cultures and language groups and people who have disabilities.

• Demonstrated sensitivity to and ability to work with the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, including those with disabilities

• Ability to work as a member of a team and collaborate with the Dean, Administrative Assistant, Athletic Trainers, Instructional Aide and all colleagues on campus to support students and develop a strong Intercollegiate Women’s Volleyball Program

• Ability to mentor students effectively and be a role model in terms of behavior, decorum, and ethics

• Possession of a valid California Driver’s License or ability to obtain one

Physical Requirements
Equivalence to Minimum Qualifications

For persons applying for this position based on Equivalence, please answer the supplemental question on the online application indicating one or more of the following:

Degree Equivalence

The applicant possesses a degree(s) with similar content to those listed for the relevant discipline. The name of the degree is close to that specified on the Disciplines List but the degree either has a different title or area of expertise or the coursework is slightly different.

Academic Background Equivalence

Related to disciplines in which a Master’s Degree is not generally expected or available. The applicant must have completed at least 24 semester units of coursework in the academic field and must possess at least the equivalent level of achievement and the equivalent in breadth, depth of understanding, and rigor in each of the following:

i) a broad cultural education usually met by the general education requirements for any Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree, and

ii) a detailed study of the discipline in breadth, depth, and rigor, usually met by course work required for the degree major.

Professional Achievement Equivalence

The applicant must have completed the General Education requirements for that degree and show evidence of outstanding professional achievement and/or substantial training in the requested field. The applicant must submit substantial evidence, which demonstrates that his/her preparation, teaching experience, work experience, and ability are equivalent to those expected from a person who meets the minimum qualifications.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

1. Successful experience in coaching at the club level or higher

2. Demonstrated ability to recruit

3. Demonstrated ability in managing the various aspects of a volleyball program, including, but, not limited to, academic advisement, budget, coaching, compliance, evaluation, facilities, fundraising, marketing, operations, scheduling, and student support

4. Ability to plan and direct the conditioning, training, practice, match, and behavioral conduct of all student-athletes in the program

5. Demonstrated ability to coach, develop, and promote an intercollegiate volleyball program

6. Evidence of continued professional development or involvement in the sport of women’s volleyball

7. Sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students

8. Ability to communicate effectively and work cooperatively with others in a team environment

9. Ability, interest, and willingness to develop and maintain working relationships with club, high school, and four year coaches so as to recruit, retain, and matriculate student-athletes

10. Willingness to work with students having a wide range of skills, motivation, athletic, academic, or vocational goals

11. Ability to evaluate collegiate level athletic prospects

12. Familiarity with current guidelines governing Intercollegiate Women’s Volleyball (CCCAA, NCAA, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications

• Master’s degree in exercise science, education with an emphasis in physical education, kinesiology, physiology of exercise, or adaptive physical education, OR Bachelor’s degree in any of the above AND a Master’s degree in any life science, dance, physiology, health education, recreation administration, or physical therapy

Faculty Benefits

Academic employees participate in the State Teachers’ Retirement System (STRS), a defined-benefit retirement plan through the State of California or they may choose to participate in the STRS Cash Balance program or Social Security.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 08/21/2017
First Review Date 10/18/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Required application materials will be screened on the basis of Requirements and Desirable Skills and Abilities listed in this announcement. Candidates for interview will be selected from among those who most closely meet the requirements and desirable skills and abilities. Meeting the minimum qualifications does not guarantee an interview. As part of the interview process, candidates may be asked to provide a teaching demonstration or demonstrate other job-related skills.

Conditions of Employment

Prior to employment, the selected candidate will be required to complete the following:

1. Submit official transcripts (applies to all faculty or educational administrative positions)

Foreign Education completed outside of the United States must be deemed equivalent to that gained in conventional/accredited U.S. education programs in order for it to be considered for the satisfaction of minimum qualifications. Foreign transcripts must be translated and evaluated by a U.S.-based credentials evaluation service. The District currently accepts evaluations from agencies approved by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing.
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2. Submit verifications of prior employment
3. Satisfactory references
4. Successfully being cleared for employment through the background checking process

In addition to background checks, the District may review publicly available information about a candidate on the Internet. If a candidate is aware of incorrect or inaccurate information that is available on the Internet, the candidate is welcome to address such an issue with the Office of Human Resources.
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5. Present original documents for proof of eligibility to work in the United States
6. Approval of your employment by the SMCCCD Board of Trustees
7. Provide a certificate of Tuberculosis exam for initial employment.
8. Have fingerprints taken by a Live Scan computer (Clearance must be received prior to first day of employment). Please note that the California Education Code requires, in part, that community college districts shall not employ or retain in employment persons in public school service who have been convicted of certain felonies, a misdemeanor drug charge (including alcohol offenses) or misdemeanor moral turpitude (sexual offense) crime. However, consideration may be given to those whose drug convictions occurred more than five years ago. A conviction for other crimes may not necessarily disqualify you from the job for which you may be applying.

EEO Statement

The San Mateo County Community College District is an Equal Opportunity Employer that seeks to employ individuals who represent the rich diversity of cultures, language groups, and abilities of its surrounding communities.

Accomodations

Applicants who have disabilities may request that special accommodations be made in order to complete the selection process. Accommodation request forms and a copy of the Americans with Disabilities Act applicant procedures are available in the Office of Human Resources.

Annual Security Report

San Mateo County Community College District’s (SMCCCD) 2017 Annual Security Report (ASR), required by the Clery Act, includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings owned or controlled by SMCCCD; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from SMCCCD. Our 2017 Annual Security Report also outlines various campus safety and security policies, such as those concerning crime reporting, prevention and response to sexual and gender violence, alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, emergency response and evacuation procedures, and other matters. The 2017 Annual Security Report also includes important tips to help every member of the community remain safe and avoid becoming a victim of crime. The 2017 Annual Security Report is now available at https://www.smccd.edu/publicsafety/2017%20SMCCCD%20Annual%20Security%20Report.pdf. You can also obtain a copy of this report by contacting the Department of Public Safety at the District Office or any of the three Campuses (650) 738-7000. 

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • District Employee
    • District Employment Site
    • CCC Registry
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • ACCCA
    • HERC
    • EdJoin.com
    • Indeed.com
    • Other
    • LinkedIn
    • Facebook or Twitter
  2. * Do you possess a Bachelor’s degree in physical education or kinesiology plus two years of coaching experience OR an Associate’s degree plus six years of coaching experience, OR the equivalent (see information below)?
    • Yes, I have a Bachelor’s degree in physical education or kinesiology plus two years of coaching experience
    • Yes, I have an Associate’s degree plus six years of coaching experience
    • I am applying for equivalence and my Equivalency Application is attached
    • No
  3. If you are applying for equivalence to meet the minimum requirements for this position, please identify which equivalence from the following options. (Applicant is encouraged to attach appropriate validation, such as transcripts, evaluations, portfolios, certificates, licenses, employer attestation, publications or other relevant materials which support this application.) DEGREE EQUIVALENCE: Description ACADEMIC BACKGROUND EQUIVALENCE: Description PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENT EQUIVALENCE: Description

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Can you demonstrate experience coaching volleyball at the youth, club, high school, community college, or four-year college level?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you possess the ability to communicate effectively with persons of diverse cultures and language groups, and people who have disabilities?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Can you demonstrate sensitivity to and the ability to work with the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty, and staff, including those with disabilities?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Are you able to mentor students effectively and be a role model in terms of behavior, decorum, and ethics?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Are you able to work as a member of a team and collaborate with the Dean, Administrative Assistant, Athletic Trainers, Instructional Aide and all colleagues on campus to support students and develop a strong Intercollegiate Women’s Volleyball Program?
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * Do you possess a valid California Driver’s License (or the ability to obtain one) and the ability to drive a motor vehicle to off-site locations?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  3. College Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Equivalency Application
  2. Foreign Degree Evaluation
  3. Other Document 1
  4. Other Document 2
  5. Other Document 3