Under the general direction of the Associate Director of Athletics for business operations, responsible for all aspects of an NCAA Division I women’s water polo program including student recruitment, scheduling, team travel, practice planning, budget management, selection and supervision of assistant coaches, administration of summer camps and clinics, and administration of the women’s water polo program in full compliance with NCAA, conference, and university rules and regulations.
Collegiate coaching experience in the sport of women’s water polo.
Bachelor’s degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training with a
college – level program.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA) :
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
Knowledge of the rules and strategies of women’s water polo. This includes, but is not limited to, teaching techniques, coaching strategies and safety measures that are necessary for the UC Davis student-athlete to compete at the collegiate level.
Additional Preferred License/Certification:
Current CPR & First Aid certification or must obtain within 30 days from date of hire and certified bi-annually.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA) :
Organizational and administrative efficiency in implementing sports programs, i.e. event management, budgetary procedures, facility maintenance, participation in public relations activities.
Ability to learn the complex policies and procedures regarding academic eligibility of UC Davis student-athletes. These include UC Davis, conference and the National Collegiate Athletic Association policies and procedures.