Transylvania University Diving Coach

Transylvania, founded in 1780, is the nation's 16th oldest institution of higher learning and is consistently ranked in national publications as one of the top liberal arts colleges in the country. Transylvania is located blocks from downtown Lexington, KY, in central Kentucky. As a proud member of NCAA Division III, Transylvania sponsors 26 athletic teams.

Job Skills/Requirements
Transylvania University invites qualified applicants for the part-time position of Diving Coach. Position reports to the Head Swimming and Diving Coach. The candidate selected will coordinate and organize practice (pool and ropes) sessions, assist the head coach with recruiting prospective student-athletes, and mentoring and advising student-athletes. He/she must show initiative, possess a strong work ethic, demonstrate responsibility, and exhibit good communication skills. 

Collegiate playing experience required and previous collegiate coaching preferred. A commitment to NCAA Division III philosophy and knowledge of NCAA rules is essential. Must be able to demonstrate ability to recruit, retain, and mentor student-athletes. 

Education Requirements 
Bachelor's Degree

Additional Information 
Qualifications: This part-time position (early October through February) reports to and works directly with the head swimming and diving coach. Anticipated hours are 20 hours per week and a start date in early October.

Qualified candidates may submit their cover letter and resume as one document on-line by following the staff job openings link at Please write your cover letter to the attention of Jeff Mudrak, Director of Human Resources. 
Please apply by September 30, 2015; however, we will continue to accept resumes until the position is filled
Transylvania University is an equal opportunity employer. 

Certification Requirements
 – valid driver's license

Education Requirements
 – Bachelor's Degree