Swim Job: Indiana University of Pennsylvania Assistant Swim Coach


Indiana University of Pennsylvania, crimson hawks logoThe Office of Intercollegiate Athletics at Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) invites applicants for an Assistant men’s and women’s swimming coach to assist in all aspects of the IUP Swimming program at the Division II level and to create a quality student-athlete experience in academics, athletics and community service.
The position reports to the Head Swimming coach with whom the successful candidate will work collaboratively as the assistant swimming Coach. In this position, you will assist in all aspects of the Swimming program at the NCAA Division II level.

Duties include, but are not limited to, recruitment of student-athletes, coaching, scheduling of games, practice and game preparation, operating budgets, monitoring academic progress, retention of student-athletes, and operation of summer camps. Ability to maintain positive relationships with administration, faculty, students and parents. Conduct the program with a high degree of integrity and within the rules and regulations of IUP, the PSAC and the NCAA at all times. Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned by Head Coach.

Required: Bachelor’s Degree and coaching experience at any level required. Experience organizing, developing or instructing swim lessons preferred.

Candidates must communicate effectively and perform well in the interview(s).

The school/department is interested in candidates who have the communication skills and cross-cultural abilities to maximize their effectiveness with diverse groups of students, colleagues and community members.

All applications for this position must be submitted via our online application system. Please do not fax, mail or e-mail any documentation. Only complete applications will be considered.

For full consideration, applications should be received by July 17, 2015. A complete application will contain a letter of interest, curriculum vita, names and email addresses for three references, and unofficial transcripts. Official transcripts will be needed for hire. Three (3) letters of reference must be on file with IUP before consideration is given for an on campus interview. Automated requests for reference letters will be generated from IUP-HR after an application is submitted.

Committed to excellence through diversity, IUP is an equal opportunity employer M/F/H/V and is a proud member of the State System of Higher Education.

All offers of employment are subject to and contingent upon confirmation of work eligibility and satisfactory completion of all pre-employment background checks.



Swimming News / Swimming Job is courtesy of IUP.

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Great program, and awesome coaches. What I love so much about IUP is the charisma that these young ladies and gentlemen possess, especially in the middle of March. Before every meet they really come together as a team, lead by their unspoken leader John Leighton, who rallies up the crowd before every meet with his crazy personality and wild hair-do’s. I highly recommend this job to anyone who loves the sport of swimming and/ or fetty wap’s hot brand new single “trap queen.”

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