The Assistant Men’s and Women’s Swimming reports to the Head Men’s & Women’s Swimming Coach and is responsible for assisting the Head Coach in all aspects of the Men’s and Women’s Swimming program. The assistant coach must make prospective student-athletes aware of all policies and procedures. The assistant coach must recruit players each season in accordance with Centenary College, Department of Athletics and Recreation.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS •Assists in the administration and coaching of the men’s and women’s swimming program •Scheduling contests and practices; organizing travel and game day preparations •Assists in organizing including managing the budget responsibly •Works with the Head Coach in recruiting qualified student-athletes and monitoring student-athlete academic progress •Provide leadership and guidance in the personal and athletics development of student-athletes •Travel required to attend SCAC, NCAA meetings, conferences and other professional development opportunities •Promotes a favorable image of the College. Encourages surrounding community partnerships that enhance Centenary College. •Assists in the operating and administering of swimming camps and clinics •Works on approved fundraising activities under the coordination and direction of the Director of Athletics. •Perform other duties as assigned by the Head Coach and Director of Athletics and Recreation •Committing to College, Department of Athletics and Recreation, SCAC and NCAA rules and regulations
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Bachelor’s degree required
1-3 years of directly related experience dealing with a relatively large and dynamic group of constituents
Excellent interpersonal, communication, written, leadership, problem-solving, organizational, analytical and skills
Must have knowledge of rules and regulations set forth by NCAA and conference
Must be able to obtain First Aid / CPR / AED certification and van driving clearance.
About Centenary College of Louisiana
Centenary College of Louisiana is a selective, residential, national liberal arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Founded in 1825, it is the oldest chartered liberal arts college west of the Mississippi river and is a member of the Associated Colleges of the South.