Sweet Briar College Head Coach

Sweet Briar Collegeis a liberal arts college for women of consequence, located in the foothills of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains approximately 12 miles north of Lynchburg and 54 miles south of Charlottesville. Founded in 1901, the College boasts a modern core curriculum focused on women’s leadership in the 21st century and undergraduate programs in the arts, sciences and humanities, as well as a Master of Arts in Teaching. It is one of only two women’s colleges in the United States with an ABET-accredited engineering degree. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Sweet Briar College is committed to enhancing our community and encourages applications from qualified individuals with varied backgrounds, experiences and ideas who would increase the diversity of the College.

Job Title: Head Swim Coach

Classification: Exempt

Reports To: Director of Athletics

Job Summary/Objective: The Head Swim Coach works closely with the Director of Athletics in regards to the Athletics Department policies and procedures as they relate to the student athlete’s team experience at Sweet Briar College. Adheres to and enforces all policies and procedures of the department and the Institution, as well as the rules and regulations of the NCAA, Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) and any other authorities that affect the intercollegiate athletic program. 

Position Type/Expected Work Hours:  Full time, benefits eligible; 10 month position working August - May, varied hours, including evenings and weekends.

Deadline for Submission:Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 

Full Position Description and Requirements

How to Apply:If applying for a faculty or staff position, please submit a Sweet Briar College employment application,cover letter, résumé and three professional references to swimcoach@sbc.edu.