The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is accepting applications for the position of Head Women’s Swimming & Diving Coach. Responsibilities and duties are as follows: planning, development and administration of all phases of the Women’s Swimming & Diving program, including preparation and management of the budget, practice and meet scheduling, travel arrangements and cost management, procurement of supplies/equipment, recruitment and selection of student-athletes and managers, interaction with support services and involvement in appropriate public relations/fundraising and promotional activities, and perform event coaching duties. Candidate must be committed to a philosophy that emphasizes academic priorities for the student-athlete, and have the ability to understand how to guide, teach, and communicate with collegiate student-athletes -- must have comprehension of the demands placed on a Division I student-athlete -- both in the classroom and in the competitive arena -- and the willingness to help them succeed in both. Emphasis is placed on the commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of the University of California System, UCLA, Pacific-12 Conference and NCAA. Candidate must possess the ability to work compatibly and cooperatively with the staff and personnel in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and other University units.
An offer of employment is contingent upon completion of a satisfactory pre-employment background check performed by Universal Background Screening and UCLA Athletics. UCLA offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package. Screening of applications has started and will continue until Friday, June 14, 2019. UCLA is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
Expected start date: June 15, 2019. Please send letter of application, resume, and a minimum of three references to: firstname.lastname@example.org. UCLA is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Required qualifications include: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university, knowledge of NCAA Division I rules and a record of compliance in this area, fiscal management, effective communication skills with student-athletes, administrators, peers and the general public, and ability to select, recruit and train elite swimming & diving athletes. Preferred qualifications include: Successful coaching experience at the Division I level.
Additional Salary Information: UCLA offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package.
About University of California, Los Angeles - Intercollegiate Athletics
UCLA Athletics embraces the mantra of "Champions Made Here", not just on the competitive field but in the classroom and in the community. UCLA's broad-based nationally competitive intercollegiate athletics program for men and women was the first in the nation to win 100 NCAA Championships. UCLA offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.