Head Coach of Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving
Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Salary: Commensurate with experience
4 Year Degree
Coe College is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Head Coach of Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving.
This position is responsible for planning, organizing and supervising a strong competitive Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving program within the spirit, policies, and rules of Coe College, the American Rivers Conference, and the NCAA Division III. The head coach is responsible for designing and administering programs, policies, and services that will contribute to the education and welfare of students through athletics. The Head Swimming and Diving Coach coordinates with the college's Director of the Natatorium and Swim Club Director. This is a 10-month position, August - May
Essential Job Responsibilities: •Plan and supervise practices and meets. •Supervise assistant coaches. •Schedule contests and hire meet officials. •Vigorously recruit prospective student-athletes. •Manage assigned budgets. •Secure and maintain equipment. •Promote the sport, athletics department, and Coe College. •Additional Responsibilities assigned by the Director of Athletics.
Knowledge, Skills and Competencies: Position Specific: •Ability to work harmoniously with coaches of other sports teams, athletic staff members, faculty members, and college administrators. •Exhibit exemplary personal conduct and character traits •Serve as a role model for student-athletes Coe Competencies: •Dedication to the educational mission of a private, residential liberal arts college. •Ability to maintain positive relationships in a collaborative and diverse team atmosphere. •Commitment to excellent customer and/or student service. •Demonstrated ethical and responsible decision making. •Consistent attendance and accountability necessary to meet position objectives.
Working Conditions and Physical Requirements: •Weekend and Evening hours required. •Valid driver's license and travel required. •Occasional lift, push, pull up to 50 lbs. •Frequent twist, bend, stoop and climb.
Coe College is committed to hiring diverse candidates and thus our application process is designed to attract diverse candidates, including but not limited to those who identify as Black, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Asian, veteran, and LGBTQ. Coe College is an equal opportunity employer
Coe is committed to fostering a multicultural environment and encourages applications from individuals who will help fulfill that goal. We value the input of multiple viewpoints and diverse perspectives and aim to create an academic community that is rich with cultural, social and intellectual diversity. Coe College is an equal opportunity employer. For more information about Coe College, our commitment to a multicultural educational environment, and requirements for employment click here.Coe College, a highly selective private liberal arts college, offers superior academics and exciting co-curricular activities in a thriving urban setting that promotes student growth and success. Established in 1851, Coe has a national reputation for academic excellence enhanced by a student-centered, highly supportive campus environment. With 1,400 students, Coe's attractive campus is located in the heart of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, a vibrant metropolitan area of 267,000 residents in Iowa's Creative Corridor, providing a wide variety of cultural and recreational opportunities.