Date posted: July 14, 2022
Location: Allegany, NY, USA
St. Bonaventure University, an NCAA Division I institution and member of the Atlantic 10 Conference, has an immediate opening for the position of Head Coach of Men’s and Women’s Swimming & Diving. This is a full-time, 12-month exempt position. The primary responsibility of the Head Coach is to provide exceptional leadership, organization, administration and supervision of all aspects of a successful NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Swimming & Diving program. The head coach will manage the combined program to ensure positive team dynamics, satisfactory growth and development of student-athletes, and competitive performance of the team. The successful candidate will:
Recruit and retain qualified and diverse student-athletes with a commitment to academic and athletic success;
Schedule and organize practices and competitions, including team travel to ensure proper preparation for student-athletes;
Properly manage all operational, fiscal and administrative duties;
Work closely with the department’s Student-Athlete Support Services staff to monitor the student-athletes’ academic progress and student welfare development;
Work collectively with various offices including sports medicine, nutrition, mental health, and strength and conditioning in regards to the holistic health and safety of student-athletes;
Hire, mentor and retain two full time assistant coaches.
The successful candidate must also demonstrate understanding, compliance and commitment to all NCAA, Atlantic 10 Conference and institutional rules.
Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree is required, Master’s preferred. Previous successful coaching experience at the collegiate level is required. Candidates must possess strong leadership, effective communication and detailed organizational skills to work in a fast-paced environment. To learn more about SBU, please go to: www.sbu.edu
How to Apply
Applications will be reviewed immediately. Click on the following link to apply