The Head Coach is responsible (in conjunction with the Director of Athletics) for planning, programming, directing, supervising, and implementing the duties and functions of the men's and women's swim program and the day-to-day maintenance and upkeep of pool and pool area. The head coach must work closely with all others involved in carrying out the philosophy and objective of the intercollegiate athletic program. The head coach directly reports to the director of athletics.
The successful candidate must demonstrate a proven aptitude for coaching as illustrated by a strong work ethic, organizational skills, computer skills, and the ability to interact professionally within the department, the campus, and the community. Individuals with experience related to multiculturalism and/or issues related to campus diversity are of particular interest.
Bachelor's degree required, master's preferred; three years' successful high school or collegiate coaching experience; and knowledge and commitment to NCAA Division III philosophy and rules. Necessary credentials to teach and certify Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR, and AED.
Department Details: Pitt-Bradford is an NCAA Division III institution and a founding member of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC).
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Coach.Head
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 2-3 years experience
Work Schedule: Schedule may vary; days, nights, weekends
Hiring Range: Per Contract
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Optional Documents: Media Sample
Internal Number: 19005465
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