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Assistant Men's and Women's Diving Coach (#388)

Summary of Duties

Applications are invited for the part-time Assistant Men’s and Women’s Diving Coach position at Marywood University. The primary responsibilities include: assisting the head coach with recruiting, on-deck coaching and related administrative duties involved with the men’s and women’s diving program.

Marywood is an independent, comprehensive, Catholic university with more than 3100 students. Located in a residential area of Scranton, PA with easy access to the Pocono Mountains, the University features a new ‘state-of-the-art’ athletics and wellness facility and is within a two-hour drive of New York City and Philadelphia. Affordable housing in attractive communities with good schools is readily available. The University enrolls approximately 1900 students in more than fifty-five undergraduate programs and approximately 1,300 graduate students in 33 masters degree, as well as terminal degree programs, including a Psy. D., Ed. S., M.F.A. and an inter-disciplinary Ph.D. with five specializations.


  • Educational:

    The successful applicant will have: a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and 1-3 years experience as a men’s and women’s diving coach, preferably at the Division III college/university level; general knowledge of intercollegiate athletics, NCAA policies and compliance issues; strong interpersonal, planning and organizational abilities; and, excellent oral and written communications skills. Competence with technology resources and a current driver’s license are vital to fulfilling the responsibilities of this position.

How to Apply

Review of applications will immediately for the 2018-19 academic year.  A letter of application, a resume and the names and complete addresses of three current professional references should be submitted to: Assistant Men’s and Women’s Diving Coach Search Committee, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA  18509-1598 or email to:



Marywood University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.