Assistant Swim Coach

Applications due 11/30/20

Job Description:

Date posted: November 16, 2020

Location: Normal, IL, USA


Illinois State University invites applications for the position of Assistant Swim Coach. This position will work under broad policy guidance and exercise sound judgment when making critical decisions in an ever-changing and dynamic environment. Independent and collaborative analysis will be conducted to solve problems, develop policies and procedures, and complete complex tasks associated with the position.

The Assistant Swim Coach, under the direction of the Head Swim Coach, is responsible for assisting with various coaching, management, and administrative duties of the swim program as assigned by the Head Coach. The assistant coach is responsible for conducting any duties or activities with integrity and within the rules of the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA), the Missouri Valley Conference and/or Missouri Valley Football Conference (MVC or MVFC), the State of Illinois, Illinois State University, and the Athletics Department.

Required Qualifications:
1. Proven ability to teach and coach fundamentals and advanced skills.
2. Advanced knowledge of techniques and strategies.
3. Thorough knowledge of NCAA Recruiting Rules.
4. Proven organizational and leadership ability.
5. Bachelor’s degree.
6. CPR/AED and First Aid certified (or eligible for certification upon employment).
7. Must have passed the NCAA Division I recruiting exam or do so upon hire (must be renewed annually).
8. Must have a valid driver’s license.

Desired Qualifications:
1.Master’s degree

The position is a 12-month position with the opportunity for annual renewal. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. To assure full consideration, interested individuals MUST apply online at by November 30, 2020. Illinois State University is an Equal If this position is Security Sensitive or if you are subject to a criminal background investigation based on University policy, employment is contingent upon you passing a satisfactory criminal background investigation. You may not begin work until the criminal background investigation results have been received and cleared by Human Resources. Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation under the American with Disability Act (ADA) or other state or federal law you may request an accommodation by contacting the Office of Equal Opportunity and Access at (309)438-3383. The Office of Equal Opportunity and Access will hold any confidential information you provide in confidence. If you are having difficulty accessing the system, please call Human Resources at (309)438-8311.

Illinois State University; Campus Box 7130 – Horton Fieldhouse; Normal, IL 61790

Cass Hermacinski, Human Resources; Email: [email protected]

Application Procedure:
Applicants must apply online:
Posting ID: 20015089
Apply by Date: November 30, 2020
Starting Date: January/February 2021

How to Apply

Application Procedure:
Applicants must apply online:
Posting ID: 20015089
Apply by Date: November 30, 2020
Starting Date: January/February 2021

Contact Information

Cass Hermacinski

phone: 309-438-8311