The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Women’s Water Polo Coach. Responsibilities and duties include: Assist in the coaching and training of student athletes, and in the planning, development and administration of all phases of the Women’s Water Polo program including the preparation and management of travel, athlete gear, procurement of supplies/equipment, recruitment and selection of student-athletes, interaction with support services and involvement in appropriate public relations and promotional activities. All applicants should demonstrate the following abilities: the ability to understand how to guide, teach and communicate with collegiate student-athletes; comprehension of the demands placed on a Division I student-athlete both in the classroom and in the competitive arena and the willingness to help them succeed in both; desire to work within a team structure and to collaborate with the coaches and administrators of the UCLA Women’s Water Polo Program.
Offer of employment is contingent upon completion of a satisfactory background investigation. This is a full-time, contract position with a salary commensurate with experience, full health benefits, and membership in the UC Retirement Plan. Screening of applications has started and will continue until position is filled. Please send cover letter, resume and references by June 25, to firstname.lastname@example.org. UCLA is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Must display: commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of UCLA, the Pacific-12 Conference and the NCAA; ability to work compatibly and cooperatively with the staff and personnel in the department of intercollegiate athletics and other university units. Qualifications include: bachelor’s degree from an accredited university is required; knowledge of NCAA Division I rules and history of compliance in this area, effective communication skills with student-athletes, administrators, peers and the general public, demonstrated coaching expertise and ability to select, recruit and train student athletes.
Preferred qualifications include: High level Water Polo experience and coaching experience at a Division I institution.
Additional Salary Information: This is a full-time, contract position with a salary commensurate with experience, full health benefits, and membership in the UC Retirement Plan.
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UCLA Athletics embraces the mantra of "Champions Made Here", not just on the competitive field but in the classroom and in the community. UCLA's broad-based nationally competitive intercollegiate athletics program for men and women was the first in the nation to win 100 NCAA Championships. UCLA offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.