MIT Assistant Coach of Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving and Assistant in Communications, Promotions, and Marketing

MIT Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER)

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

This is a full-time 10 month (August-May) benefits eligible annual appointment that works in collaboration with the Mary Frances Wagley Head Coach of Swimming and Diving.  The Assistant Coaching responsibilities will include assisting in the management of all facets of the Women’s and Men’s Swimming & Diving programs to include but not limited to:  administration, budget management, alumni stewardship, recruiting, scheduling of competitions, team travel, weekly practice sessions, advising of students, and compliance with NCAA and conference rules and regulations.  In addition, this position will be responsible for duties assigned and under the supervision and direction of the Director of DAPER Communications, Promotions and Marketing in the office of DAPER Communications, Promotions and Marketing.  These tasks and responsibilities may include marketing, sponsorship, web site management, writing, graphic design and other related areas.

REQUIREMENTS:

1-3 years coaching experience preferably at the college/university level.  A Bachelor's degree is required: a Masters degree is preferred.  Proven experience in recruiting to a highly selective institution desirable.  Administrative, interpersonal/communication skills and computer skills are essential. Writing and graphic design experience desirable.  Knowledge of Hy-Tek software required. Appropriate certifications in First Aid, CPR, AED, and Biohazards are required within an appropriate timeline and before the start of the competitive season (per NCAA regulations). Employment is conditional upon successful completion of a background check.

MIT is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer.  Massachusetts Institute of Technology is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive culture to best support our student-athletes. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Applications will be accepted until May 15, 2017. Please submit cover letter, resume, 3 sample swimming and/or dryland workouts and the names and contact information of three references. Apply electronically at:  

http://web.mit.edu/jobs/     

MIT is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer.  Massachusetts Institute of Technology is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive culture to best support our student-athletes. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

The mission of MIT is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century. The Institute is committed to generating, disseminating, and preserving knowledge, and to working with others to bring this knowledge to bear on the world's great challenges. MIT is dedicated to providing its students with an education that combines rigorous academic study and the excitement of discovery with the support and intellectual stimulation of a diverse campus community. We seek to develop in each member of the MIT community the ability and passion to work wisely, creatively, and effectively for the betterment of humankind.