The Assistant Swim Coach is responsible for providing assistance to the Head coach as assigned. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: identifying and recruiting qualified candidates to the United States Military Academy and the Army West Point Swim & Dive program. This includes frequent travel, organizing and implementing on-campus visits, conducting practices and individual workouts, organizing and running camp/clinics, engaging with alumni, expanding our brand and presence at the national level and other administrative tasks assigned by the Head Coach.
Candidates must possess highly professional mannerisms, moral and ethical character, and demonstrate a high work rate. This individual must possess exemplary communication skills both written and verbal, in addition to being able to work well with a variety of people. This individual must be knowledgeable of, and adhere to NCAA rules, and fully support the mission of the United States Military Academy.
Bachelor's degree is required. Candidates must have experience as a competitive swim coach and/or swimmer, preferably at the collegiate level. Candidates must be passionate about recruiting and have a strong desire to be part of an energetic and innovative staff. Strong social media, organizational, communication, and computer skills are required.
About Army West Point Athletic Association
The United States Military Academy (USMA) is renowned as the world's preeminent leadership development institution in the world. The mission of USMA is "to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the Nation as an officer in the United States Army."
This position will be housed within the Army West Point Athletic Association, Inc. (AWPAA), which is a non-profit corporation organized to manage and support the 30 intercollegiate athletic programs at the Academy. The AWPAA mission is to provide an extraordinary NCAA Division I athletic experience that develops leaders of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country.