Susquehanna University Head Men's/Women's Swimming & Diving Coach

Institition: Susquehanna University

Job Title: Head Men's/Women's Swimming & Diving Coach

Position Description: The Head Men’s & Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach reports to the Director of Athletics. The primary task is to oversee, organize, recruit and develop successful Swimming & Diving programs in concert with the academic mission of the university. This position will also be responsible to fulfill a secondary administrative duty.

Specific Responsibilities
• Serve as the head coach of the swimming & diving programs
• Supervise the Coordinator of Aquatics
• Provide oversight of all operations and programming in the Natatorium
• Recruit quality student-athletes for the swimming & diving programs
• Develop and conduct organized practices
• Develop a schedule that includes representative and competitive contests
• Counsel student-athletes in a positive manner
• Demonstrate good sportsmanship and ethical behavior at all times
• Adhere to all NCAA and conference rules and bylaws
• Fulfill a secondary administrative duty as assigned 
• Develop positive rapport with athletics staff, as well as SU community
• Coordinate fundraising opportunities for the swimming program 
• Develop and maintain sport budget

Qualifications: Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Excellent knowledge of swimming and good swimming ability; Patience and good people-skills; Flexibility to meet changing demands; Good organizational skills; Self-motivate, confident, energetic, and enthusiastic individual. Excellent speaking and writing skills.

Education
Minimum Bachelor’s Degree required. Master's Degree preferred.
Must have, or obtain, certification in PA as pesticide applicator (core certification and category 24 – swimming pools).

Experience
Minimum of 3-5 years swim coaching experience, preferably at the college level.

Physical Demand
Must have the energy and enthusiasm and mobility to actively coach the sport.

How to Apply:: Go to: https://jobs.susqu.edu/postings/1776

Your Name: Pam Samuelson

Email Address: samuelson@susqu.edu

Application Deadline: 5/22/2019