Henderson State University Assistant Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Coach/Instructor

Position:  Assistant Coach- Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving/Instructor

Job Description: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting the head coach with recruiting, coaching, and day-to-day operations of NCAA Division II men’s and women’s swimming and diving program. Primary responsibility includes managing walk-on program to ensure a robust roster of quality student-athletes is maintained. This position may also teach activity courses in Health, Physical Education and Recreation Department.

Qualifications:  Henderson State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer with a significant commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.  In pursuit of this commitment, a Bachelor’s degree and knowledge of NCAA regulations is required.  Previous collegiate or highly successful high school coaching experience in the sport of swimming and diving is required.

Salary: $30,000.  Generous benefits package including university-supplemented health insurance and TIAA–CREF.  

The University: Henderson is located in Arkadelphia, Arkansas a charming, family-centered community of 11,000 residents situated one hour south of Little Rock on Interstate 30. Nestled in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains, the community is home to two universities, a strong public school system, a thriving medical community, two recreational rivers, the iconic Lake DeGray, and is approximately 30 miles from historic Hot Springs National Park, one of the great American treasures.  Henderson State University has twelve intercollegiate athletic programs:  Women's Volleyball, Men's Football, Women’s Cross Country, Women’s Softball, Men’s Baseball, Women’s Tennis, Women's and Men's teams in Swimming/Diving, Golf and Basketball.  Please visit www.arkadelphiaalliance.com, www.arkadelphiaschools.org or www.hsu.edu for more information about Henderson and our community.

Application: Applicants should electronically submit a letter of application, resume or vitae, contact information for three professional references and unofficial transcripts to:

                                    Mr. Coak Matthews, Head Coach

                                    Henderson State University


Applications will not be accepted by phone.  No phone calls please. The selection process will begin immediately and continue until filled. The final applicant will be required to submit to a background screening including criminal background check pursuant to university policy.