Swimming - Mens
Assistant Coach Swimming and Diving
Ball State University
Ball State University welcomes applications for an Assistant Coach – Swimming and Diving.
Under supervision of the head coaches of both Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving teams, this position will provide support with coaching, meet management, organizing and administering the day-to-day operation of the swimming and diving programs; provide support with all team activities and responsibilities relating to the Ball State Men’s and Women’s Diving Team; develop and implement a season training plan for diving; coordinate and coach all diving practice sessions and competitive events; provide support with the recruitment of both swimmers and divers; provide support with the daily operations as it relates to the men’s and women’s swimming teams plus other athletic department issues; provide support with team fund-raising activities, community service activities, etc.; support the academic progress of student-athletes; and show commitment and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Ball State University, the Mid-American Conference, and the NCAA; and pass the NCAA certification examination on an annual basis.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution by date of appointment. Previous coaching experience, competitive experience, and/or exceptional knowledge of diving. Certification in CPR/AED and First Aid or become certified upon employment; possess a valid driver’s license and be insurable under the university’s auto fleet policy.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications: Successful collegiate coaching experience.
Apply online at: http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/24592. Include the following documents with your application: resume and cover letter. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earner is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through April 23, 2021.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students enroll each year in diverse academic programs on and off campus. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states, and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit:
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.