St. Mary's College of Maryland Aquatics Center Director/Head Coach

St. Mary’s College of Maryland at Historic St. Mary’s City is accepting résumés for the position of Aquatics Center Director/Head Men's and Women's Swimming Coach.   The Aquatics Center Director/Head Men’s and Women’s Swim Coach is responsible for managing all Aquatics Center operations including programming, staffing, and proper operation of water chemicals and pool mechanical systems.  The Head Men’s and Women’s Swimming Coach is responsible for managing all phases of a competitive NCAA Division III athletic program. Responsibilities include recruitment of qualified student athletes; scheduling of contests; administration, organization, and evaluation of all aspects of the program; adherence to all NCAA Division III, conference, and institutional rules and procedures.  

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required, and knowledge of NCAA and CAC rules and regulations.  Experience in collegiate coaching is preferred.  Aquatic Facility Operator Certification or equivalent with instructor certification in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, American Red Cross CPR and CPR/First AID and American Red Cross Water Safety.  3-5 years of professional experience in aquatics center management with experience at the college or university level preferred.  Any combination of acceptable education and experience, which has provided the necessary knowledge and skills to fulfill the requirements of this position, may be considered.  Employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

Non-sectarian since its founding, St. Mary's College of Maryland, a public Carnegie Baccalaureate, Arts and Sciences institution located in Historic St. Mary's City, 70 miles southeast of Washington, D.C., has been designated as Maryland's public honors college.  Undergraduate and residential in nature, with a diverse coeducational student body numbering approximately 1800, St. Mary's emphasizes excellence in teaching.  The institution was awarded a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa in 1997.  The quality of life is enhanced by the recreational opportunities of the Chesapeake region and close proximity to the amenities of Washington D.C., Baltimore and Richmond.

St. Mary’s College (www.smcm.edu) embodies diversity and inclusion in its mission.  We create an environment that recognizes the value of individual and group differences and we encourage inquiries from applicants who will contribute to our cultural and ethnic diversity.  Application materials should include a cover letter, résumé (including e-mail address), statement of how the applicant’s employment at the College will contribute to a culture of inclusion and campus diversity, and three references and submitted online at: apply.interfolio.com/34601.  Questions may be directed to Tom Fisher at twfisher@smcm.edu.

Review of résumés will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  St. Mary’s College of Maryland is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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