Wheaton is a leading private, coeducational, liberal arts college
of 1800 students located in Norton, MA and within easy commuting
distance of Boston and Providence.
Men's and Women's Diving Coach
Staff Work Schedule (hours/dates):
10-15 hours per week. Hours vary, nights and weekends
Academic Year Schedule (dates):
Job Summary/Basic Function:
Wheaton College, an NCAA Division III institution located in
Norton, Massachusetts, is looking for a motivated, energetic,
passionate and caring individual to lead our men’s and women’s
diving programs. The Diving Coach will work with the head coach in
helping to teach the skills necessary for a successful athletics
program. The successful candidate will assist in organizing and
conducting individual student-athlete workouts, team practices, and
meet preparations, and judging during competitions. The Diving
Coach will evaluate and recruit qualified prospective
student-athletes, and assist in the development of a team
recruitment plan. It is imperative that the Diving Coach comply
with all NCAA, NEWMAC and Wheaton College rules and regulations and
help to ensure all student-athletes do the same. Travel locally,
regionally and nationally to find prospective student-athletes. Be
able to transport team by van as needed.
- Bachelor’s Degree in related field and 1-3 years of collegiate
coaching experience required, or equivalent combination of
education and experience.
- Valid Driver’s License.
- Ability to work independently.
- Ability to work evenings and weekends throughout the year to
accomplish the tasks necessary for success in this field.
- Commitment to working and teaching within an environment that
embraces the development of students around their education,
cultural diversity, mental health awareness and healthy
Master’s degree, collegiate diving experience, and 3-5 years of
head coaching experience preferred.
Individual must possess the skills and abilities or be able to
teach and demonstrate all aspects of the sport they are coaching.
The candidate must be able to work independently and have the
ability to work evenings and weekends. Individuals must possess the
knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to explain and
demonstrate that the individual can perform the essential functions
of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some
other combination of skills and abilities.
Individuals must possess these knowledges, skills and abilities or
be able to explain and demonstrate that the individual can perform
the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable
accommodation, using some other combination of skills and
Wheaton is a private coeducational liberal arts college within
commuting distance of Boston and Providence. We have nearly
undergraduates from 40 U.S. States and more than 70 countries.
of our undergraduates are U.S. students of color and 11% are
citizens. Wheaton College is an equal opportunity/affirmative
employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group
basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,
race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status,
information, or disability. In a continuing effort to maintain and
an intellectually diverse learning environment, the Department and
College actively encourages applications from women and members
Open Until Filled
Office of Human Resources
Special Instructions to Candidates:
To prevent the infection and spread of COVID -19, and as an
integral part of our public health and safety measures, Wheaton
College requires that all successful applicants hired provide proof
of full vaccination for COVID -19 at the time of employment, unless
an exemption from this policy is requested and approved. Applicants
believing that they need an accommodation of this policy because of
a disability, medical condition or sincerely-held religious belief
should inform the Office of Human Resources after an offer of
employment is extended.
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Optional & Required Documents
- Cover Letter
- List of References