Athletics and Recreation
Assistant Men's and Women's Swimming Coach (#381)
Summary of Duties
Applications are invited for the part-time Assistant Men’s and Women’s Swimming Coach position at Marywood University. The primary responsibilities include: assisting the head coach with recruiting, on deck coaching and related administrative duties involved with coaching an NCAA Division III mens and women’s swimming program.
Marywood is an independent, comprehensive, Catholic university with more than 3100 students. Located in a residential area of Scranton, PA with easy access to the Pocono Mountains, the University features a new ‘state-of-the-art’ athletics and wellness facility and is within a two-hour drive of New York City and Philadelphia.. Affordable housing in attractive communities with good schools is readily available. The University enrolls approximately 1900 students in more than fifty-five undergraduate programs and approximately 1,300 graduate students in 33 masters degree, as well as terminal degree programs, including a Psy. D., Ed. S., M.F.A. and an inter-disciplinary Ph.D. with five specializations.
The successful applicant will have: a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and 2-3 years experience as a swimming coach, preferably at the Division III college/university level; general knowledge of intercollegiate athletics, NCAA policies and compliance issues; strong interpersonal, planning and organizational abilities; and, excellent oral and written communications skills. Competence with technology resources and a current driver’s license are vital to fulfilling the responsibilities of this position. Energetic self-starters who understand and appreciate the University’s mission and traditions are encouraged to apply.
How to Apply
Review of applications will begin immediately for the 2018-2019 academic year. A completed application, cover letter, resume and the names and complete addresses of three current professional references should be submitted to: Assistant Men’s & Women’s Swimming Coaches Search Committee, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA 18509-1598 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.