Salary Range: Salary commensurate with experience and qualificationsJob Summary:The Assistant Coach will assist the Head Coach in planning and directing the SMU Women's Swimming program.Essential Functions:Planning and implementing a comprehensive training and competition coaching program for a successful Division 1 Women's Swimming ProgramOn-deck coachingRecording training and analysis of video for training and competitionOrganizing home meetsRecruiting of academically qualified and Nationally competitive student athletesAdministrative tasks for compliance, budget reporting,equipment purchase, team and recruit travelOther duties as assigned by the Head Coach including operation of the Aquatic Center, Camps and Clinics preparation
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree is required.
A minimum of one year of work experience as a swimming coach is required. Three years of coaching experience is preferred.
Collegiate coaching experience is desirable. College swimming experience is a plus.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Candidates must demonstrate strong verbal, interpersonal, and written communication skills. Must also demonstrate strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.
Candidates must possess a strong understanding of NCAA and American Conference rules with regard to recruiting, financial aid and eligibility.
A working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) is essential. Video analysis experience is preferred. Dry land training experience is desirable. Experience with JumpForward Software is a plus.
USA Swimming Coaches Safety Training is required.
Bend, squat, stand
Reach above shoulders
Handle objects (dexterity)
Carry/lift 25 labs
Sit for long periods of time
Deadline to Apply:
The position is open until filled.
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