Assistant Swimming Coach

Applications due 08/30/24

Job Description:

Date posted: July 9, 2024

Location: 100 Institute Road, Worcester, MA 01609, USA


Responsible for assisting the Head Men’s and Women’s Swimming & Diving Coach as they compete competitively in NCAA Division III athletics while providing an educational environment which enhances the development of the whole student-athlete. Assist the Aquatics Director in for all areas of the WPI aquatics facility. Additional responsibilities include teaching courses in physical education as well as departmental administrative responsibilities.

WPI is passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity. We are looking for candidates who can support our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion.





  • Assist the head coach in providing leadership and direction for the Swimming & Diving programs (men’s and women’s); create a culture of compliance with NCAA rules and regulations as well as NEWMAC and WPI university policies and procedures.
  • Assist in Developing team and individual strategies to create an environment of success through effective teaching of technical and fundamental skills in the areas of swimming and diving. Assist in recruiting prospective student-athletes committed to academic and athletic excellence; establish ways to ensure success for all team members academically, athletically, and socially.
  • Assist in maintaining a strong connection with the swimming & diving alumni group through communication and relationship development. Assist with managing the program’s operating and fundraising budgets.
  • Teach physical education courses.
  • Help recruit prospective student-athletes committed to academic and athletic excellence.
  • Establish and maintain a positive public relations image for the program, the department and WPI.
  • Serve as a role model for student-athletes on campus and off campus.
  • Develop good rapport and/or working relationship with students, department members, faculty and alumni.
  • Adhere to WPI departmental, NCAA and university policies.
  • Assist in all fundraising activities including hosting aquatic events.
  • Other duties as assigned.

How to Apply

Worcester Polytechnic Institute (

Contact Information

Paul A Bennett

100 Institute Road

phone: 5088315625