Assistant Coach (New Full-Time Position)

Job Description:

Date posted: August 29, 2023

Location: Davidson, NC, USA

Davidson College invites applications for the position of Assistant Swimming Coach. This position will assist in all phases of Davidson’s Varsity Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving program, achieved primarily by recruiting and preparing promising swimmers.  Davidson competes in the Atlantic-10 conference

Required qualifications: Bachelor’s degree, knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations, experience as a successful college swimmer or swimming coach, and strong interpersonal and communication skills.

The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate effectiveness and coaching college level athletes and the ability to relate to scholar-athletes in a leadership role. Understanding of student athletes in a demanding academic environment, and a commitment to the highest ideals of leadership, sportsmanship and academics are required.

The Assistant Swimming Coach will be required to comply with all Davidson, Atlantic-10, and NCAA rules and regulations.  In addition, the successful candidate will embrace the athletic department’s focus on Consistency, Accountability, Teamwork, and Success.

At Davidson College, we believe the college grows stronger by recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff committed to building an inclusive community. In order to achieve and sustain educational excellence, we seek to hire talented faculty and staff across the intersections of diverse races, ethnicities, religions and worldviews, sexual orientations, gender identities, ages, socio-economic backgrounds, political perspectives, abilities, veteran status, cultures, and national origins.

How to Apply

This is a full time position with regular employee benefits. Apply online at  Please submit a résumé and cover letter with the application.  Review of applications will begin immediately.

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