Southern Illinois University a Division I member of the Missouri Valley Conference, is seeking an assistant coach for its Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving program. This position will assist in all facets of the program, coaching for specific events, recruiting student-athletes, assisting in administrating the program, and public relations on behalf of the program. Additionally, ensuring NCAA rules compliance is of the highest priority.
Duties and Responsibilities: Design and implement training programs/practice regimens for student athletes, ensuring compliance of the program with University, NCAA, and MVC rules, recruiting student athletes while staying current with the program's recruiting system, monitoring the athletes progress academically and dealing with the student-athlete's successful requirements to obtain a degree, be involved in community service and encourage student-athletes involvement, and other duties administering and supporting the program as assigned.
Application Deadline: Applications must be completed through jobs.siu.edu by close of business (4:30 p.m.) August 24, 2018 or until filled.
Application Procedure: Visit jobs.siu.edu "Administrative/Professional Job Postings" to create an account and apply.
SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student
This is a security-sensitive position. Before any offer of employment is made, the University will conduct a pre-employment background investigation, which includes a criminal background check.
Required Bachelor's degree, thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and regulations, coaching experience in swimming and diving at the NCAA level, technical knowledge of all facets of training (i.e. sprint, middle, long, stroke, and IM), combined with the demonstrated ability to apply that knowledge, demonstrated recruiting ability.
Internal Number: ATH-8535
About Southern Illinois University
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, located in scenic Southern Illinois, approximately 100 miles southeast of St. Louis and 350 miles south of Chicago, is a comprehensive university with more than 20,000 students. SIUC offers 18 varsity sports—nine for men and nine for women—at the NCAA Division I level. The football program is a member of the Missouri Valley Football Conference, while all other sports are members of the Missouri Valley Conference. SIUC is committed to the academic excellence of its student-athletes.