Develops, implements, and directs intercollegiate women’s swimming and diving program; coaches team in practice and competition; recruits and reviews academic records of prospective student-athletes; counsels student-athletes on academic, individual, and team goals; schedules competitions and arranges team travel; administers the swimming and diving budget; trains, directs, and evaluates staff; and participates in public relations and fundraising activities. Bachelor's degree plus at least two years of experience coaching swimming at the collegiate level, club level, or equivalent experience required. Demonstrated ability to recruit student-athletes and proven administrative and organizational skills also required. The successful candidate must abide by the rules of the NCAA, the Missouri Valley Conference, and the University of Northern Iowa. Criminal and other relevant background checks required. UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law. The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Application materials received by Thursday, June 8, 2017 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit http://jobs.uni.edu.
The University of Northern Iowa provides a high quality and diverse educational experience, purposefully guiding students to find and develop their strengths and prepare them for success after college. Building on its historic excellence in teacher education, the university has developed outstanding programs in business, natural sciences, humanities and fine arts, and social and behavioral science...s with advanced degrees available in many programs.One of three state universities, UNI enjoys national recognition for its high educational standards. U.S. News and World Report ranked UNI in the top three among Midwest public universities for the past 17 years.The university’s size -- just more than 12,200 students -- allows it to offer faculty, facilities and academic choices of a large university, while retaining a friendly, small-college atmosphere on a compact, park-like campus.UNI Athletics compete in the Missouri Valley Conference, Missouri Valley Football Conference and Mid-American Conference for Wrestling.For more information, visit www.uni.edu.