Wellesley College Assistant Women's Swimming Coach/Assistant Director of Aquatic Operations

The Physical Education, Recreation, and Athletics (PERA) Department is currently accepting applications for a full time (.75 FTE/August-June) appointment as Assistant Coach of Women’s Swimming/Assistant Director of Aquatics Operations.  This full-time faculty position is benefits eligible and is appointed on an annual basis.

 Women’s Swimming & Diving Responsibilities: Assist the head coach in the coaching, organization, and administration of the program; including but not limited to practice and meet preparation, practice and meet coaching, and input on meet line-ups.  There will be significant involvement with recruiting, organizing and running clinics and swim lessons, and video and meet analysis.

 Aquatics Responsibilities: Assist the aquatics director in the supervision and management of Chandler Pool including all internal and external aquatics events. Implement and assist in the development and review of risk management policies and procedures. Inspect aquatic facilities and equipment, reporting needs in a timely fashion. Participate in the Board of Health inspections. Manage all special events held in the aquatic facility including physical pool and deck set-ups, computer hardware and software, scoreboard, and auxiliary spaces.

 Requirements: A bachelor’s degree is required but a master’s degree is preferred.

1-2 years college, club, or masters coaching experience required. Lifeguard certification (including current CPR, AED, and First Aid) certification required upon hire. LGT Instructor/Trainer preferred.  Knowledge of Hy-Tech Meet Manager, Colorado System 6, E-Dive, and Display Link preferred.  Valid driver’s license required.

 Salary and Start Date: The Assistant Swimming & Diving Coach/Assistant Director

of Aquatic Operations is a full-time faculty position with a salary of $28,836 and an

August 1, 2016 start date.

 Application Procedure: Apply online at: http://career.wellesley.edu/

Materials include resume and cover letter.   

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


Contact Information:

Susan Daganhardt, Human Resources                     Bonnie Dix, Head Coach

Assistant Director of Employment                          Swimming & Diving

781.283.2248                                                              781.283.2021

sdaganhardt@wellesley.edu                                      bdix@wellesley.edu


College Profile: Located 12 miles west of Boston, Wellesley College is a four-year liberal arts college for women.  A member of the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III, Wellesley sponsors 14 varsity sports for an undergraduate population of 2300 students with a mission to provide an excellent liberal arts education for women who will make a difference in the world.