Assistant Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach/Aquatics Manager

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Vassar College

Assistant Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach/Aquatics Manager

Department: Athletics & Physical Education Department

Duration of Position: Academic year / Full time

Position Type: Administrator

Posting Date: 08-15-2017

Posting Removal Date: Open Until Filled

Posting Number: 1001206

About Vassar College

Located in the scenic Mid-Hudson Valley, Vassar College is a highly selective, residential, coeducational liberal arts college. Vassar College Athletics programs are conducted in compliance with policies, procedures and regulations of Vassar College, the NCAA and the Liberty League.

Vassar is strongly committed to fostering a community that reflects the values of a liberal arts education and to promoting an environment of equality, inclusion and respect for difference. Vassar College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.

Vassar College is a smoke free / tobacco free campus.

Position Summary and Responsibilities

Vassar College invites applications for the position of Assistant Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach/Aquatics Manager. This is a benefit-eligible, 10-month position, August 15-June 15. The individual will report to the Head Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach and the Associate Athletics Director for Facilities and Events. Weekend, holiday, early morning and/or late evening hours are required.

The successful candidate will assist the head coach in all aspects of a competitive NCAA Division III swimming & diving program including, but not limited to:

On-deck and in-pool instruction for practices and games

Creation of practice plans

Player and team development

Academic monitoring

Meet strategies and competitive coaching

Recruitment and retention of qualified student-athletes

Budget management

Team travel

Other duties as assigned

Responsibilities for facilities and events include: Assisting the Associate Director of Athletics for Facilities & Events in the administration of Kresge Pool, event management, and other duties including but not limited to:

Assists in the day to day operations of the pool to include

scheduling of the facility

Oversees and coordinates the recruitment, training, scheduling, certification, daily supervision of student and professional lifeguards

Participates in budget preparation and management of the annual operating budget for the pool

Ensures the pool is compliant with all local, state and national requirements and current on all necessary certifications required for operation

Ensuring a welcoming, open, effective, safe experience for all individuals using athletic and recreational facilities

Identifying maintenance and repairs items as necessary

Perform spot checks and cleaning of facilities as necessary

Pre-game set-up and cleanup for home athletics contests, physical educational classes and recreational activities or other events conducted in all athletics facilities

Game site management

Other facilities duties as assigned

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and and coaching and/or playing experience at the collegiate level is required. Knowledge and compliance with NCAA and league rules and regulations are required. Certification in CPR, AED, First Aid and Lifeguarding is necessary but can be obtained through Vassar College as needed. A valid and unrestricted drivers license and the successful result of a background check are mandatory.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two or more years of relevant experience. Proficiency in HyTek Meet Manager, eDrive and DiveMeets.com. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal, organizational and written/oral communication skills as well as a demonstrated commitment to the Division III philosophy.

Required Applicant Documents

Resume

Cover Letter

Contact Information for 3 References

Optional Applicant Documents

Special Instructions to Applicants

Qualified applicants are asked to submit a résumé, cover letter, and three references (with phone numbers and email addresses) to: https://employment.vassar.edu . Word or PDF format is required for all attachments. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Priority will be giving to those applications received by May 29, 2017.

For additional information please visit Vassar at www.vassar.edu.

For full consideration applicants should apply by:

Anticipated Start Date:

08-15-2017

Anticipated End Date (If Applicable):

To Apply

All applicants must apply online at: http://apptrkr.com/1014701.

Vassar is strongly committed to fostering a community that reflects the values of a liberal arts education and to promoting an environment of equality, inclusion and respect for difference. Vassar College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.

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