Virginia Wesleyan University Assistant Men's and Women's Swimming Coach

Reporting directly to the Men’s and Women’s Swimming Head Coach, the Assistant Coach will aid in all aspects of the swimming program, while complying with University, conference, and NCAA rules and regulations.  Duties include, but are not limited to: on-deck coaching at practices and competitions, and providing supervision and mentoring to student-athletes for the remainder of the 2017-2018 season.  Following the season, primary responsibilities will include recruiting qualified student-athletes and assisting in fundraising activities in the spring.  Other duties may be assigned.

Bachelor’s degree preferred.  Candidates should have a valid driver’s license and certification in Lifeguarding, First Aid, and CPR/AED.  Competitive collegiate swimming experience is preferred, as well as prior successful coaching experience.

This is a part-time, temporary position with duties beginning January 2nd, 2018.

Please submit a letter of application, a resume, and the name and contact information of at least three professional references to

Virginia Wesleyan University is Coastal Virginia’s premier university of the liberal arts and sciences.  Situated on a 300-acre park-like campus in Virginia Beach, the University annually enrolls approximately 1,500 students in undergraduate, graduate, and online programs.  Undergraduate degrees include a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Social Work with 35 majors, 30 minors, and seven pre-professional programs.  Graduate degrees include a Master of Business Administration and Master of Arts in Education (2018).  Students thrive in average class sizes of 13 and through the University's experiential learning, high-impact leadership, and career-development programs.  In accordance with its United Methodist heritage, the University aspires to be a supportive community that is committed to social responsibility, ethical conduct, higher learning and religious freedom.

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