Assistant Swim Coach

Wilmington, North Carolina
Mar 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Title Assistant Swim Coach Department Athletics - 25900 Vacancy Number E147 Position Number 8539 Location of Workplace Main UNCW Campus Summary of Position

The Assistant Coach, Swim, assists the Head Coach in providing leadership for a NCAA Division I program. Assists with all aspects of the swim and dive program and plays an integral part in the day-to-day administrative responsibilities, daily team training, evaluation and recruitment of student-athletes, academic monitoring, and skill development. This position must work within UNCW, CAA, and NCAA guidelines to provide student-athletes an exceptional collegiate experience while competing for championships.

Minimum Requirements

• Bachelor’s Degree with Division I coaching experience.

• Working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.

• Demonstrated leadership and communication skills along with strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills.

• Must possess the highest level of ethical standards, recruit qualified student-athletes, and display a strong commitment to their academic success.

• Proficient in Microsoft Office programs.

• Must possess and maintain a current driver’s license and maintain a satisfactory driving record while serving in the position.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s Degree

Primary Function of Organizational Unit

The UNCW Department of Athletics sponsors 19 varsity sports and competes in the NCAA Division I as a member of the Colonial Athletic Association. UNCW Athletics primary purpose is to produce a competitive and successful sports program while abiding by NCAA, CAA and institutional rules and regulations. UNCW Athletics has a strong commitment to gender equity and diversity, while promoting a greater sense of integrity, leadership, sportsmanship and ethical behavior to the overall campus dynamic.

College/School Information   University Information

The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. A public institution with over 15,000 students, the university is known for its superb faculty and staff and powerful academic experience. With an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is consistently recognized at a national level for academic excellence and affordability by publications like U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and The Business Journals. UNCW also recently earned the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, bestowed to higher education institutions dedicated to community involvement.

EEO Statement

UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applicant Instructions   Months Per Year 11 Months (July-May) Position Type Permanent Anticipated Ending Date if Time-Limited Positions   Job Posting Date 03/07/2017 Priority Consideration Date 03/21/2017 Priority Consideration Information

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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