Babson College Assistant Swimming Coach

Babson College, located in Wellesley, MA, is seeking a part time swimming assistant coach for the men’s and women’s teams 2016-2017.


Assist with coordinating and overseeing the recruitment of student athletes.

Assist with contacting and evaluating prospective recruits; prepare and distribute recruiting information; may assist in recruiting efforts with the Admission Office.

Plan, with Head Coach, recruiting trips based on contacts.

Maximize efficient use of e-mail, internet, phone, letters, and personal contact.

Assist with practice and meets as needed as directed by Head Coach.

Assist monitoring academic progress of student-athletes; serve as a mentor to athletes helping to resolve academic and non-academic issues; be available to coaches and players before, during, and after practices, meets, and events.

Assist in home meet set up and break down.

Assumes additional responsibilities as required.

 Qualifications and Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree      

At least one year of previous coaching experience

Strong communication skills

Computer proficiency

Ability to travel and work evenings and weekends required

Lifeguard certification preferred

Must have had a valid unrestricted U.S. Driver’s License for one year, and maintain throughout employment an insurable (as determined by the College’s insurer’s criteria) or a satisfactory driving record; must successfully complete and pass the College’s vehicle training program within the first 60 days of employment; annual or more frequent review of employee’s driving record based on the College insurer’s criteria; and safety training as required by management.

How to apply:


Email cover letter and resume to Head Coach, Kristy Martin at