St. Lawrence University is currently seeking applicants for a Graduate Assistant Coach for Men’s & Women’s Swimming. This 9-month position (August 15, 2018 - May 15, 2019) is targeted toward graduate students seeking a master’s degree. Remuneration includes a very competitive coaching stipend, student health insurance, and eligibility for tuition remission (6 graduate classes per year in the University’s graduate program). Some meals are also included. St Lawrence offers Graduate programs in Counseling and Human Development; Educational Leadership; and General Studies in Education. Responsibilities include: implementing a seasonal plan with the Head Coach; strength and conditioning; scouting and recruiting; coaching the St. Lawrence University swimmers during meets, and administrative tasks as assigned by the Head Coach.
Bachelor’s degree is required. Strong oral and written communication skills are necessary. A valid driver’s license and ability to meet the requirements to drive University vehicles required.Collegiate swimming and/or coaching experience preferred.
About St. Lawrence University
St. Lawrence University, chartered in 1856, is the oldest continuously coeducational institution of higher learning in New York State. An independent, private university firmly committed to undergraduate liberal arts education and cross-cultural opportunities, St. Lawrence University offers a unique learning environment. The University’s 1900 students come from most US States and more than two-dozen other countries. Canton, the St. Lawrence River Valley, the nearby Adirondack State Park and the cities of Ottawa and Montreal provide the University community many social, cultural, and outdoor recreation activities. SLU’s homepage is at http://www.stlawu.edu. SLU is an EOE/AA employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.