Position Summary: The Assistant Swim Coach is responsible for assisting the Head Swim Coach with all facets of the NCAA Div. I women's intercollegiate swimming program. The position reports directly to the Head Swim Coach. Duties include: poolside coaching during practices and meets; recruiting of top-quality student-athletes; team travel, conditioning, academics, promotional and public relations activities; summer camps; and other duties as assigned by the head coach. This position must be knowledgeable of and in compliance with all NCAA, conference, and university rules and regulations and must display professional integrity.
Minimum Qualifications: - Bachelors degree - Successful college swim coaching experience Must have a passing grade on the NCAA recruiting compliance test annually
Preferred Qualifications: - Masters degree - Intercollegiate competitive experience as a swimmer. - Successful swimming coaching experience with college women, preferably at NCAA Div. I level. - Ability to recruit top-quality student-athletes at the NCAA Div. I level; - Familiarity with Northwest recruiting areas. - Demonstrated public relations, organizational, and communication skills - Solid computer skills relating to recruiting and camp administration - Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to comply with NCAA and conference rules and regulations - Coaching and administrative experience with summer camps - Able to work full time and has good references - Coaching philosophy consistent or complimentary to that of the existing head coach.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions: - Ability to lift, carry, or otherwise move 50 pounds (video equipment)
Posting Number: SP002829P
Posting Date: 05/14/2021
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: This position will remain open until a suitable candidate pool is identified.
Applications received by June 4, 2021 will receive first consideration.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
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