Date posted: May 28, 2020
Location: 415 South St, Waltham, MA 02453, USA
Brandeis University seeks to hire an Assistant Coach, Swimming and Diving / Aquatics Director to assist the head coach in running a successful swimming and diving program which competes as an NCAA DIII program and as a member of the University Athletic Association (UAA). This includes practice and competition coaching, recruiting student-athletes, design and implementation of game plans and advising and mentoring our student-athletes. Manage operation of aquatics facilities, activities, swimming programs and lifeguards.
Examples of Key Responsibilities:
- Manage operation of Linsey Pool. Coordinate and schedule pool for all aquatics programming. Hire, train, schedule, and supervise lifeguard staff. Coordinate necessary maintenance and repairs with University Facilities Services and/or outside contractors. Oversee all pool mechanical and chemical operations, and physical space of pool and locker rooms. Maintain applicable required certifications.
- Assist with the planning of all in-season practice sessions and developing an off-season training schedule and program. Assist with competition coaching at home and on the road.
- Assist with the student-athlete recruitment effort for the men’s and women’s swimming and diving program. This includes traveling to high school and club contests, evaluating prospective student-athletes, submitting materials from prospective student-athletes to the Office of Admissions for early credential reviews, assisting with on-campus visits by prospects and managing the team’s social media accounts. Assists with recruiting a diverse incoming class of swimming and diving student-athletes that contribute to the continuing success of the team and to the University community at large.
Bachelor’s Degree required, Masters preferred plus 1-3 years of relative work experience; collegiate coaching is highly preferred.
First Aid, Lifeguard Instructor, and Certified Pool Operator (CPO) certification. Valid driver’s license. CPR/AED instructor certification. Must be qualified to be insured by the university. Diving coach experience is welcome
Background check required.
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