Kenyon College invites applications for the part-time position of Men’s & Women’s Head Diving Coach. A highly selective liberal arts college of 1600 students, Kenyon College is a Division III member of the NCAA and is a founding member of the North Coast Athletic Conference. Kenyon offers twenty-two varsity sports, eleven for men and eleven for women. The college is located in the beautiful village of Gambier, 50 miles northeast of Columbus, Ohio.The Head Diving Coach is responsible for all phases of managing a successful diving program under the direction of the Head Swimming Coach. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: recruiting, arranging travel, meet management, managing budgets, coaching, instructing, strength training and conditioning, tracking equipment, and developing alumni contacts. Additionally, the Head Diving Coach will be responsible for teaching Kenyon’s lifeguard certification class(es).This is a part-time position (no benefits) with required reporting from September 1 through April 30. Employment at Kenyon is contingent upon a successful background check. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.Kenyon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the College's policy to evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, physical and/or mental disability, age, religion, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by institutional policy or state, local, or federal law.
A bachelor's degree is required and prior successful diving experience is a pre-requisite, preferably at the college level. Prior collegiate coaching experience is preferred. Lifeguard instructor training certification will be required to teach lifeguarding class(es) and must be completed by August 24, 2017.
Kenyon College, a highly selective liberal arts college of 1600 students, is a Division III member of the NCAA and is a founding member of the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC). Kenyon offers twenty-two varsity sports, eleven for men and eleven for women. The college is located in the beautiful village of Gambier, 50 miles northeast of Columbus, Ohio.