The Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics Department (PERA) is seeking an individual with experience in working within a community of diverse students and colleagues. Successful candidates will by their administrative, coaching, leadership or service demonstrate they can contribute to the diversity and excellence of athletics, the department and our community. PERA is currently accepting applications for a .40 FTE (Aug-May) appointment as Assistant Diving Coach. This part-time faculty position is not benefits eligible and is appointed on an annual basis.
Directly responsible for the development of a season long diving program, including the development of successful and challenging practices, meet preparation, and the personal development of the student athletes. Actively involved in recruiting, fundraising, meet management and other duties as assigned by the Head Coach. Teaching in the PE program: One class each year (this is optional, but does provide additional compensation of $2000/year).
A bachelor’s degree is required but a master’s degree is preferred. Lifeguard certification (including current CPR, AED, and First Aid) certification and valid driver’s license and clearance to drive College vehicles is required upon hire. Knowledge of Hy-Tech Meet Manager, Colorado System 6, E-Dive, and Display Link is preferred. The successful candidate will have to complete a background check as a condition of employment.
About Wellesley College
Wellesley College is a liberal arts college for women located just 12 miles west of Boston, is a 500-acre campus of woodlands, hills, meadows, an arboretum, ponds, miles of footpaths, fitness trails, and athletic fields and facilities borders scenic Lake Waban. The mission of Wellesley College is to provide an excellent liberal arts education for women who will make a difference in the world.Wellesley's reputation as a place of teaching, learning and sharing extends far beyond our classrooms, and our mission to make a difference extends beyond the students. Each member of our community-students, faculty and staff- make a difference in one another's lives, and in the life of the College. We strive to recruit and retain a diverse blend of talented, enthusiastic individuals who will take full advantage of the extraordinary environment and resources available to them to further their lives and careers.Join us in shaping the minds and lives of our students, and our collective future. If interested, send cover letter and resume to: Human Resources Office, Wellesley College, 106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA 02481; or to apply online, please use the following link: http://career.wellesley....edu/. Wellesley College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution and employer. Successful candidates must be able to work effectively in a culturally diverse environment. Applications from women, minorities, veterans and candidates with disabilities are encouraged.Visit our website at www.wellesley.edu/HR/