RESPONSIBILITIES: Reporting to the Head Swimming and Diving Coach. Specific duties include: designing and structuring workouts; instructing divers on proper technique and racing strategies; attending all practice times; communicating with all staff and coaches professionally; coaching and instructing Divers at meets throughout the year; entering Divers in meet events; recruiting; Getting CPO Certified; and performing other duties as assigned. It is expected that the successful candidate will abide by all written policies and procedures of, the Department of Athletics, UMBC, the America East Conference (AEC), USA Diving and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
Education/Experience: Requires a Bachelor’s degree. Five years of collegiate coaching / or elite USA Club Coaching experience required. Must have Red Cross certification at time of hire or be certified within six months of hire. Proven track record of working with high caliber divers is strongly desired.
Note: Position will require a background check.
SALARY: Salary is $15,000.00
In addition to the salary, UMBC agrees to pay employee 60% of the net revenue (i.e., income less expenses and other business related deductions) derived from the Retriever Diving Club. This amount shall be calculated on a monthly basis by the Athletic Department and an accounting provided to the Aquatics Director and the Athletic Director.
APPLICATION: For best consideration, submit a cover letter, resume and the contact information for three professional references (resumes will be accepted until position is filled) to:
UMBC is a member of the University System of Maryland and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. It is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership.