Villanova University, a Division 1 institution and associate member of the MAAC Conference is seeking a head coach for our women's water polo program. This position is responsible for all aspects of the management and administration of the women’s water polo program. Job duties include, but are not limited to:
**Student-Athlete Development – Responsible for the direction and supervision of all activities relative to the training and skill development of student-athletes in preparation for competition.
**Program Administrative and Fiscal Management – Responsible for the planning and direction of an organized, competitive and fiscally sound program.
**NCAA Compliance – Ensure program compliance with NCAA rules and regulations.
**Recruiting – Responsible for the overall management of recruitment activities for the women’s water polo program.
**Monitor academics standing of student-athletes ensuring student-athletes progress in degree advancement and meet eligibility standards.
**Assist in the development of fund-raising events for the program within the framework of the university and departmental guidelines.
**Aid in marketing the program, the department, and the university to prospective student-athletes, alumni, and the community through positive interactions, results, and reputation.
**Reinforce the Villanova ideals of devotion to service by designing appropriate events for the team to give back to the community and serve others.
*Serve as a positive role model for student-athletes and represent Villanova University in a first class manner.
All job duties must be performed in compliance with University, Conference and NCAA regulations.
To learn more about the position, please click on the following link: https://jobs.villanova.edu/postings/25890
Bachelor's Degree required
5+ years of progressive coaching experience, preferably at the Division 1 collegiate level. Extensive knowledge of water polo.
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Knowledge of NCAA rules.
Please visit the Villanova University HR site to view the complete posting and to apply for the position:
Villanova University is one of the leading Catholic universities in the United States, founded by the Order of Saint Augustine in 1842 and is located on 260 acres in suburban Philadelphia. Villanova University is a Division I institution, member of the Big East Conference, and has approximately 600 student-athletes competing in 24 varsity programs. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values.