Assistant Men’s and Women’s Swim Coach

Job Description:

Date posted: June 28, 2021

Location: Salem, VA, USA

Reporting to the Director of Athletics and our Head Swimming Coach, this position is responsible for assisting in all facets of our Swimming program. In addition to individual and group training of student-athletes within the swimming team, duties include recruitment and development of student-athletes. This position is gift funded and as such is a part-time temporary, renewable 11-month, position.

Roanoke College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. Founded in 1842, we are a nationally ranked residential liberal arts college affiliated with the Lutheran Church (ELCA), located in the beautiful Roanoke Valley of Virginia. A Phi Beta Kappa institution, Roanoke College is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks diversity among its faculty, staff, and students; women and members of under-represented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred.

A demonstrated background as a student-athlete and/or coach in intercollegiate swimming.

Ability to articulate, promote and work effectively within the academic and athletic standards of Roanoke College.

Ability to articulate, promote and work effectively within the NCAA Division III philosophy.

A working knowledge of NCAA and ODAC rules.

Applicants must have work authorization. Sponsorship is not available.

Must be able to work evenings and weekends, with extensive travel.

How to Apply


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Scott Thacker