The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Recreational Program Assistant - Assistant Dive Coach

Hiring department Longhorn Aquatics
Hourly salary $11.01 - $14.71
Hours per week 18.00 Variable
Posting number 12-11-09-01-3555
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


The assistant coach is to assist the head coach with all that is required to run a successful diving team.

Essential Functions

Coaching all level divers, beginner to elite level, as directed by the head coach. Following practice and meet schedules appropriately. Be adaptable to changes in practices or competitions. Creating participation guidelines for all level divers. Participate in developing and educating the fellow assistant coaching staff. Assist with the team fund raising efforts. Recruit new athletes to Longhorn Aquatics Diving program. Travel to meets and team events. If appointed, serve professionally as the representative, of Longhorn Aquatics at all required meetings on the University, Local, Regional, and National levels.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Experience coaching age-group level divers. USA Diving Membership and/or AAU Membership, First Aid Certification, CPR certification. Equivalent relevant experience may be substituted as appropriate. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Two or more years coaching age-group level divers. Professional demeanor. USA Diving Safety Certification. Coached and judged at local, regional and national dive meets. Belt spotting on all diving apparatus (i.e. trampoline, dry-boards, platform). Prepared workouts for each diver designed to accomplish individual goals. Prepared participant guidelines for all diving levels novice to senior/elite level. Conducted and supervised diving team events and participation in competitions.

Working conditions

May work in all weather conditions May work around chemical fumes Climbing of stairs

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