The University of Missouri, a Division I institution and proud member of the SEC is now accepting applications for the position of Diving Coach - Swimming & Diving program. This is a full-time, benefit eligible position reporting to the Head Coach - Swimming & Diving. Responsibilities will include assisting in coaching student-athletes, to include evaluation of their performance in both practice and competition for all intercollegiate as well as national USA Diving and international competition as approved;promote and support the development of student-athletes academically, personally and competitively providing leadership and instruction in areas of and regulations related to financial aid and eligibility as well as personal conduct and appearance. Develop team rules regarding appearance, practice, class attendance, punctuality, dress code and general standards of behavior; promote the philosophy and objectives of the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, to include adhering to all departmental policies and procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of the University, SEC and NCAA; ensure the safety of the student-athletes and coaching staff through careful monitoring of the condition of athletic equipment and facilities utilized by Swimming and Diving; submit requests for repair, maintenance and improvement of facilities utilized by diving; oversee the selection, purchase and fitting of team equipment to include uniforms, athletic equipment and supplies; ensure that team travel arrangements are in compliance with University, SEC and NCAA rules and regulations, to include monitoring the development of travel itineraries and coordination of travel; schedule use of facilities for practice and competition with the Directors' of facilities, Equipment and Event Operations; participate in public relation activities, as approved, to include granting interviews with newspapers, radio and television media, attending press conferences and making public appearances; consult with assigned sport information staff regarding game preparations and media relations; represent the department at professional, civic, charitable and alumni events;cooperate with all coaches and administrative staff within the Intercollegiate Athletics program to enhance overall departmental operations; perform other duties or responsibilities as assigned by the Head Coach and the assigned Associate Director of Athletics or Director of Athletics. Qualified applicants please complete on-line application by navigating to: https://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job Please navigate to job opening ID# 26927.
A Bachelor's degree in related/relevant area or an equivalent combination of education and at least 3 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: Job ID: 26927
About The University of Missouri
The University of Missouri - Columbia, is located midway between Kansas City and St. Louis and has a current enrollment of approximately 32,000 students. The city of Columbia (pop. 120,000) is also home to Columbia College and Stephens College and is consistently nationally ranked as one of the most affordable communities in which to reside. The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, is home to 20 sports and employs approximately 225 full-time and 450 part-time individuals. The University of Missouri seeks a diverse work force and is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action, pro disabled and veteran employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. The university will recruit and employ qualified personnel and will provide equal opportunities during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran or status as a qualified person with a disability.