Men's Swimming Assistant Coach

Princeton, NJ
Jul 25, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition # 2017-7807
Department Athletics-Coaches
Category Athletics
Date Posted 7/24/2017
Full-Time / Part-Time Full-Time
Application Deadline ..


The mission of Princeton University Department of Athletics is to strive for excellence in academics and athletics, while embracing equity in opportunity, good sportsmanship, and ethical conduct. In keeping with this mission, the role of the Assistant Men's Swimming Coach is to support a quality varsity program which will challenge and develop the physical, mental and personal abilities of student-athletes of a Division I program. Reporting to the Head Coach, the responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:


• Assist in all aspects of coaching a nationally competitive Division I Swimming program, including thorough knowledge of the sport, coaching strategies and player development.

• Assist in overall program planning and organization

• Assist in recruitment of student-athletes on national and regional levels.

• Assist with planning for alumni events including fundraising.

• Adhere to Ivy League and NCAA rules and regulations.

• Work within the framework of the Department of Athletics administration and coaches.

• Communicate effectively with students, faculty, administration, staff and alumni.


  • Successful background in coaching, preferably at the collegiate level.
  • Previous recruiting experience.
  • Collegiate playing experience.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Successfully pass NCAA recruiting examination within four months of hire.
  • First Aid, AED, and CPR certification within four months of hire.
  • Excellent computer skills.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

Salary Grade

ADC, 010

Standard Weekly Hours


Eligible for Overtime


Benefits Eligible


Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)


Estimated Appointment End Date


Comments Related to End Date

Assistant Coach contracts are renewed annually.

Physical Capacity Exam Required


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