Assistant Coach, Men's Swimming & Diving

Princeton University
June 30, 2024
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Assistant Coach, Men's Swimming & Diving

Requisition # 2023-17633

Date Posted 7 hours ago(8/18/2023 4:38 PM)





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The mission of Princeton University Department of Athletics is to strive for excellence in academics and athletics, while embracing equity in opportunity, good sportsmanship, and ethical conduct. In keeping with this mission, the role of the Assistant Coach of Men's Swimming & Diving is to provide a quality varsity program that will challenge and develop the physical, mental and personal abilities of student-athletes of a Division I program.

  • Assist in the preparation necessary to compete at the Division I level.
  • Assist the head coach with the planning and execution of all practices.
  • Compile scouting reports for opponents.
  • Assist in the recruitment of top men's swimming student-athletes of high moral character who demonstrate the desire to excel in academics and athletics. This is including, but not limited to, attending primary evaluation sites to identify talent, travel to contests/tournaments to evaluate prospects, and making home visits to talk to top prospects and parents. All while maintaining compliance with NCAA, ECAC and IVY LEAGUE legislation.
  • Administrative Responsibilities – the assistant coach will be responsible for a wide variety of administrative tasks including but not limited to CARA Forms, recruiting logs, calendars, rosters and other various reports for NCAA and Ivy League compliance related issues.
  • Work within the framework of the Department of Athletics administration and coaches.
  • Communicate effectively with students, faculty, administration, staff and alumni.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Ability to uphold the commitment to Department of Athletics mission of Education Through Athletics.
  • Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent coaching experience.
  • Adhere to Ivy League, ECAC and NCAA rules and regulations.
  • Work within the framework of the Department of Athletics administration and coaches.
  • Successful background in coaching, preferably at the collegiate level.
  • Collegiate playing experience.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Successfully pass NCAA recruiting examination within four months of hire.
  • First Aid, AED, and CPR certification within four months of hire.
  • Proficient with MS office products (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Previous recruiting experience preferred.
  • Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. KNOW YOUR RIGHTS

    Standard Weekly Hours


    Work Schedule, If Other Than Standard Hours

    Nights and weekends required.

    Eligible for Overtime


    Benefits Eligible


    Probationary Period

    180 days

    Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)


    Estimated Appointment End Date


    Comments Related to End Date

    Assistant Coach contracts are renewed on an annual basis.

    Physical Capacity Exam Required


    Valid Driver's License Required



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