Graduate Assistants – Swim & Dive Coach (2 positions)

Applications due 05/29/21

Job Description:

Date posted: May 19, 2021

Location: 1 Campus Road, Staten Island, NY, USA

Wagner College, a NCAA Division I member of the Northeast Conference, is searching for qualified candidates for two open positions with our swim programs an Assistant Swimming Coach (Graduate Assistant) and a Head Diving coach (Graduate Assistant). These positions will carry extensive responsibilities with regard to recruiting, administrative functions and overall swim/diving training.

Responsibilities for each position will include but are not limited to: Coaching, scheduling, the recruitment and selection of qualified prospective student-athletes; support of the academic progress of student-athletes; scheduling and conducting regular practice sessions; developing and implementing strategies for motivating student-athletes to perform at maximum levels.

Assistant Swimming Coach (Graduate Assistant) Qualifications should include a working knowledge of the sport of swimming, competitive swimming experience at the collegiate level, and some coaching experience. This position will require some administrative duties so the candidate must possess organizational skills as well as basic computer proficiency. Bachelor’s degree required. Strong communication skills are necessary.

Head Diving coach (Graduate Assistant) Qualifications should include a working knowledge of the sport of diving, competitive diving experience at the collegiate level, and some coaching experience. This position will require some administrative duties so the candidate must possess organizational skills as well as basic computer proficiency. Bachelor’s degree required. Strong communication skills are necessary.

Compensation includes Graduate School Tuition, Housing, Meal Plan and a Monthly Stipend.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and list of three references to Colin Shannahan, Head Swimming & Diving Coach, at [email protected] Please specify which opening you are interested in.

Contact Information

Colin Shannahan

Wagner College
Department of Athletics
1 Campus Road
Staten Island, NY 10301

phone: 7188733343