University of Mount Union Assistant Coach

The University of Mount Union is currently seeking applicants for a Full Time Assistant Coach position for the 2017-2018 season.  This position provides the opportunity to work with both the Men’s & Women’s Swimming & Diving teams.  Mount Union is an NCAA DIII school competing in the Ohio Athletic Conference.  The college is located in Alliance, OH and features approximately 2,200 students on campus.  The natatorium was recently a part of a multi-million dollar renovation to the athletics building.  Assistant Coach will experience all facets of collegiate coaching with instruction and aid
Essential Job Functions Include:
Team management, Recruiting (correspondence & travel), assistance in planning and coaching all phases of the program (practice, dryland, lifting), individual evaluation and technique instruction, meet preparation (line-up & software), statistics and general office needs.
Required: Bachelor’s Degree, strong knowledge of stroke techniques, collegiate swimming experience, previous coaching experience, training methods and ideas, ability to understand and motivate athletes
Preferred: Collegiate coaching experience, Master’s Degree, experience and knowledge of recruiting