Reports directly to the Women’s Swimming & Diving Head Coach. Responsible for assisting in all phases of a Division I intercollegiate women’s diving program which includes scheduling, recruiting, travel coordination, budgets and fundraising. Must be committed to the academic goals of the university and follow the rules and guidelines set forth by the NCAA and the Mountain West Conference. Candidate must address the needs of a student population of great diversity – in age, cultural background, ethnicity, primary language and academic preparation – through course materials, teaching strategies and advisement.
Successful Division I collegiate diving coaching experience desirable. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Commitment to the retention and academic success of student-athletes. Demonstrated coaching success, experience in organizing and motivating student-athletes to maximum performance level. Ability to work, communicate and develop rapport with students, alumni, administration and community groups. Thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA regulations. Required: Applicants should have awareness of and sensitivity to the educational goals of a multicultural population as might have been gained in cross-cultural study, training, teaching and other comparable experience.
About San Jose State University
San Jose State University is California's oldest institution of public higher learning. The campus is located on the southern end of San Francisco Bay in downtown San Jose (Pop 945,942), hub of the world-famous Silicon Valley high-technology research and development center. Many of California's most popular national, recreational, and cultural attractions are conveniently close. A member of the 23-campus CSU system, San Jose State University enrolls approximately 29,000 students, a significant percentage of whom are members of minority groups. The University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty so our disciplines, students and the community can benefit from multiple ethnic and gender perspectives.