Postgraduate Intern – Assistant Swimming Coach

Job Description:

Date posted: July 12, 2021

Location: 1870 Quaker Way, Wilmington, OH, USA

Wilmington College (Ohio) seeks qualified applicants for a full-time, postgraduate swimming intern.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Recruiting swimming student-athletes.
  • Recruit sufficiently to meet overall enrollment goals by gathering prospects and arranging on-campus visits for prospective student-athletes and their families.
  • Assist in preparing, organizing, and running swimming practices.
  • Assist with competition management for home dual meets.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Wilmington College Athletic Administration.

Additional Information:

This is a full-time, two-year appointment (10 months annually).  The successful candidate will receive a stipend, room and board.  Housing will be in an off-campus house with other athletic interns.

The position reports to the Head Swimming Coach, Athletic Department Administration, and will work collaboratively with the Office of Admissions.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in coaching swimming. Collegiate swimming experience is preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.
  • The ability to work independently and in a collaborative team environment with student-athletes, coaches, and administrators.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Certification or willingness to obtain Lifeguard certification.
  • Ability to gain working knowledge of OAC and NCAA rules.

How to Apply

Application Instructions:

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references to: Libby Hayes, Director of Human Resources, [email protected] and Trip Breen, Head Men’s and Women’s Swimming Coach, [email protected].

Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.

Contact Information

Trip Breen

1870 Quaker Way, Wilmington, Ohio 45177

phone: (937) 481-2212