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

Job Description:

Date posted: April 18, 2022

Location: 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, NY, USA

St. Lawrence University invites applications for a Head Coach for men’s and women’s swimming/diving coach. The head coach will be responsible for the organization, administration, coaching and recruitment of student-athletes. This is a full time, 12-month, position.

Primary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Recruitment of highly qualified student-athletes
  • Direct student-athlete development both on and off the pool deck; ensuring academic success, good citizenship, sportsmanship, and promotion of positive values consistent with the mission of St. Lawrence University
  • Program organization; including practice planning, and meet preparation
  • Ability to supervise, evaluate, and effectively provide direction to two (2) graduate assistant coaches
  • Management of all phases of a DIII swimming & diving program
  • Additional responsibilities include a secondary assignment, as well as other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required (Masters preferred)
  • Minimum of three years of collegiate coaching experience
  • Demonstrated ability to recruit diverse, quality student-athletes
  • Ability to effectively communicate with faculty/staff, University community members and alumni
  • Knowledge of all NCAA and Liberty League rules & regulations pertaining to DIII swimming & diving
  • Must have a philosophy compatible with highly selective academic standards within a Liberal Arts University that supports diversity and inclusivity
  • Ability to meet University requirements to drive a University vehicle required

How to Apply

Interested applicants must apply online at http://employment.stlawu.edu, uploading all required materials which are defined in the “special instructions to applicant” section. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Questions about the position may be directed to Randy LaBrake, Senior Associate Director of Athletics at [email protected].

All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.

Contact Information

Randy LaBrake, Senior Associate Director of Athletics at