Assistant Swimming Coach

Job description

Job ID: 5552 - FT - Unclassified (salaried)


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: Essential Responsibilities: 


-Assist the head coach in the planning and administration of daily workouts.


-Coordinate team travel under the direction of the head coach.


-Plan team functions throughout the season (i.e. team building, banquet, etc.).


-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.


-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.






Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree


Experience coaching at the collegiate, high school, club level and/or equivalent professional experience


Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations





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Posted: 4/16/2018
Application Due: 6/15/2018
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