Head Coach - Men's Volleyball - Seneca College

Post date: Mar. 16, 2016

Application Deadline: Apr. 11, 2016

The Head Coach is responsible for developing, implementing and evaluating the technical, tactical and physical curriculum which prepares the student athlete for successful competition within the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA).  This is a part-time position which requires weekday day time and evening hours, as well as weekends.


  • Develop the overall athletic plans (long range to daily practice plans) to maximize player and team development
  • Preparation of offensive and defensive strategies and systems
  • Identification and recruitment of quality student athletes
  • Must support and mentor the values of excellence in academics and athletics, character development and leadership
  • Maintain effective communications and administrative systems amongst coaches, players, athletic and facility staff
  • Must work collaboratively in a large athletics and recreation department consisting of 17 varsity programs and extensive recreation programming
  • Complete adherence to and support of OCAA, CCAA and Seneca policies and procedures
  • Organization and delivery of a competitive club/high school volleyball tournament in conjunction with athletic staff
  • Supervision of team on all road trips


General Aspects of Seneca’s Program: 

  • The competitive season begins the second week of August and runs through to February; with Provincial Championships in late February and National Championships in March. The team practices three to four times a week (2 hours/practice)
  • Seneca competes within the OCAA league and plays an exhibition schedule of games and tournaments (approximately 30 total games)
  • Support personnel includes a minimum of 1-2 assistant coach(es) and a team therapist who is present at practices and games



  • The Head Coach must be of good character and have demonstrated a high caliber of leadership, sportsmanship and coaching performance
  • Have good relations with high school and club volleyball coaches for the purpose of recruitment
  • Have a minimum of five years of coaching experience with 16 to 25 year olds
  • Hold, or be working towards, ADV Development Coach/Level 2 NCCP volleyball coaching certification
  • Have exceptional interpersonal communication skills, sound administrative skills, strong motivational abilities and a commitment to fair play
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada

Type of Position: Part time
Employment Type: Employee
Salary Range: 

Contact Details

Contact Name: Jason Kerswill
Location: Toronto, ON
1750 Finch Ave East
Toronto, ON M2J2X5
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Web Address: http://www.senecasting.ca
Contact Email: 
jason.kerswill@senecasting.caApply by Email