Head Coach – Men’s & Women’s Swimming and Diving

Applications due 04/30/22

Job Description:

Date posted: April 19, 2022

Location: Hanover, NH, USA

Coaching/Mentoring
Plans, organizes and conducts individual and team practices, training and competitions.
Teaches and implements skills and strategies.
Sets and communicates appropriate goals and expectations for individuals and team.
Maintains team discipline and the highest standards of ethics and sportsmanship.
Meets competitive goals for program.
Demonstrates a sincere interest in the academic, personal, and physical welfare of each student-athlete; counsels team members and consults with appropriate College staff as necessary for resolution of issues.
Contributes positively to the goals of the College and educational experience of student-athletes.

Recruiting
Works closely with Deputy Director of Athletics to coordinate recruitment activity. Communicates frequently and effectively with admission representatives. Develops and implements an overall recruiting plan, including, but not limited to: identifying qualified student and talented athletes; building and maintaining prospect database; communicating with prospects by phone, mail, e-mail; traveling to evaluate prospects, meet parents and high school coaches, and organizing campus visits. Maintains knowledge of the College’s programs and opportunities to effectively inform prospects. Contributes to the recruitment goals of the College.

Administration
Knows and complies with the rules and regulations of the NCAA and Ivy League, and works to stay abreast of rule changes, applications and interpretations. Maintains accurate roster and CARA for team members. Actively seeks to ensure that staff members, athletes, and athletics representatives are informed of and comply with NCAA and Ivy League rules.
Trains, supervises and evaluates assistant coaches.
Assigns coaching, recruiting and administrative responsibilities to assistant coaches and other staff.
Coordinates the search for and hiring of assistant coaches. Oversees all aspects of the financial management of the men’s and women’s swimming programs. Prepares budget recommendations (allocated and Friend’s). Plans, monitors, verifies and reconciles expenditure of all funds within confines of budget.
Works with travels coordinator to make arrangements for competition, recruiting and professional travel.
Works with the Senior Associate Athletic Director to develop an appropriate competition schedule.
Works cooperatively and effectively with numerous support areas and personnel: facilities and operations, business office, athletic communications, marketing and promotions, athletic trainers, equipment staff, strength and conditioning.
Alumni and Public Relations
Represents Dartmouth, the athletic department, and the men’s and women’s swimming programs in a positive manner to various internal and external constituencies including students, parents, faculty, staff, alumni, fans, community, media, etc. Works with Athletic Communications and Marketing/Promotions to develop informational/promotional materials and events.
Actively promotes Dartmouth and the men’s and women’s swimming programs through the media, speaking engagements, camps, clinics, and community involvement. Develops alumni interest in and support for men’s and women’s swimming through “Friends” group, alumni events, regular communication and other means. Effectively encourages financial donations to the program.

How to Apply

Please apply online at https://searchjobs.dartmouth.edu/postings/62661

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