Job Summary: To assist the head swimming coach in the administration and operation of the swimming program consistent with the policies of Miami University, the National Collegiate Athletic Association, and other appropriate governing bodies (i.e. Mid-American Conference) This position specifically supports the mission of the University and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics by assisting in institutional compliance with NCAA and conference rules and regulations.
Duties/Physical Demands: -Assist the head coach in the planning and administration of daily workouts.
-Assist in team travel under the direction of the head coach.
-Assist in the recruitment of prospective student-athletes
-Assist in equipment ordering, tracking and distribution.
-Assist in academic monitoring.
-Monitor, track and submit CARA logs weekly.
-Plan team functions throughout the season (i.e. team building, banquet, etc.) including reservations of facilities.
-Develop and implement a strategic plan for the team’s social media platforms and coordinate messaging with the sports information department.
-Work with the head coach to develop and distribute newsletters for various publics.
-Meet entry submissions through Hy-Tek.
-Perform other duties as assigned by the head coach.
-Execute all necessary responsibilities in the absence of the head coach.
-Conduct the swimming program in accordance with all NCAA rules, including attendance at compliance meetings, appropriate record keeping for recruiting and playing/practice season, monitoring eligibility of student-athletes in the program, successfully completing the annual NCAA Certification test, and assisting in the education of student-athletes about NCAA rules and participate in department activities, including service on committees and attendance at all scheduled meetings.
Bachelor's degree; experience coaching at the collegiate, high school, club level and/or equivalent professional experience; knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Ability to work with individuals from diverse backgrounds and promote an inclusive work environment.
Master's Degree; experience coaching at the Division I level.
Internal Number: 498944
About Miami University
Affiliation: Public university of OhioPhilosophy: Miami is a residential university with a focus on teaching undergraduates. A liberal education core complements the more specialized studies of the majors.Established: 1809; named for the Miami Indian Tribe that inhabited the area now known as the Miami Valley Region of OhioLocations: Main campus in Oxford, Ohio (35 miles north of Cincinnati); regional locations in Hamilton, Middletown, and West Chester, Ohio; European Center in LuxembourgEnrollment: 14,872 undergraduates and 2,395 graduate students on the Oxford campus; 3,680 undergraduates on the Hamilton campus; 2,271 undergraduates on the Middletown campus; 205 graduate students at the Voice of America Learning Center (based on Fall 2010 enrollment)
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