Assistant Coach (Men's & Women's Swimming)

Posting Date 
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL
Job Type
Full Time - Experienced
Preferred Education
Bachelor's degree

Job Description

Southern Illinois University a Division I member of the Missouri Valley Conference, is seeking an assistant coach for its  Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving program.  This position will assist in all facets of the program, coaching for specific events, recruiting student-athletes, assisting in administrating the program, and public relations on behalf of the program.  Additionally, ensuring NCAA rules compliance is of the highest priority.

Design and implement training programs/practice regimens for student athletes, ensuring compliance of the program with University, NCAA, and MVC rules, recruiting student athletes while staying current with the program’s recruiting system, monitoring the athletes progress academically and dealing with the student-athlete’s successful requirements to obtain a degree, be involved in community service and encourage student-athletes involvement, and other duties administering and supporting the program as assigned.

Required Bachelor’s degree, thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and regulations, coaching experience in swimming and diving at the NCAA level, technical knowledge of all facets of training (i.e. sprint, middle, long, stroke, and IM), combined with the demonstrated ability to apply that knowledge, demonstrated recruiting ability.

Employer Information
Southern Illinois University Carbondale is an NCAA Division I member of the Missouri Valley, Missouri Valley Football and Md-American Conferences.

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance itsability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and will receive consideration.

Application Instructions
Application Deadline: Applications must be completed through by close of business (4:30 p.m.) August 24, 2018 or until filled.
Application Procedure: Visit "Administrative/Professional Job Postings" to create an account and apply.

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