University of Kentucky - Graduate Assistant Diving Coach (Posted 3/5/18)

University of Kentucky Swimming and Diving seeks a Graduate Assistant Diving Coach. Duties include assisting the head diving coach with daily practice preparation and coaching, home and away meets, video evaluation, recruiting materials and on-campus recruiting.

Bachelor’s degree and acceptance into the UK Masters of Sport Leadership or other approved program beginning with the fall 2018 academic term. Other qualifications include excellent computer skills, organizational and time management skills, and a basic understanding of NCAA rules and regulations.

Preferred Experience: Candidates should have a deep background in diving, should be organized, punctual and attentive to detail and possess enthusiasm, excellent oral and written communication skills, a solid work ethic, and a commitment to following Southeastern Conference and NCAA rules.

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Fishers Diving Team - Head Coach & Program Director of Competitive Diving (Posted 2/21/18)

Fishers Diving Team (FDT) is a year-round competitive dive team, offering high-quality coaching for all ages and abilities. FDT prides itself on creating a positive environment and an enriching life experience for all members of the club. The goal of the club is to provide every member an opportunity to improve his/her diving skills and achieve success at his/her level of ability, from novice beginners to collegiate and elite-level competitors.

The Head Coach will be expected to work in partnership with the Hamilton Southeastern School system, Fishers High School athletic directors, and other stakeholders to further develop the team’s position as a leading program in Indiana and the nation.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Qualifications

  • A history of success coaching divers (10+ years) in a wide range of athletic ability, including significant Jr. and Sr. National Championship experience (Olympic trials experience is a plus)
  • Current USA Diving Coaching Certification
  • Expert knowledge of IHSAA, FINA, AAU Diving, and USA Diving rules
  • USAD Aerial Training Completion
  • Understand skills progression
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field
  • Must pass USA Diving and HSE School System’s background check and drug test requirements
  • Experience in the development, implementation, and execution of a comprehensive competitive dive program
  • Proven team management skills
  • Proficient in using MS Office Products, including Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point

As part of the facility management and community relations, FDT is the feeder program for Fishers High School Diving.  To apply, please follow the link the HSE School Corporation application.  Please reach out to or if there are issues with your application.


Follow this link to the Job Posting - Select the Swimming Assistant Dive Coach JobID 2854

Please note that the position within the link is the Fishers High School - Assistant Coach, Swim & Dive Team. However, this application also applies to the FDT Head Coach and Program Director position.



Indiana University - Assistant Diving Coach (Posted 2/21/18)

A new era of NCAA coaching has begun with the groundbreaking ruling to allow NCAA schools to offer Graduate Assistant Diving coach positions.  Continue your education and pursue a master’s degree while at the same time build a coaching resume by working with NCAA and Olympic medals coaches and athletes in the collegiate environment.  Full tuition and fees paid plus a living stipend to launch a coaching career at theh most historic diving program in the US.

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Qualified applicants can send resume and cover letter to: Drew Johansen at


Phoenix Diving Club - Assistant Coach (Posted 2/13/18)

The Assistant Dive Coach will be responsible for collaborating with the Head Coach in an effort to do three things:

  1. Provide coaching support on a part-time basis.
  2. Grow our learn-to-dive and future champions program through active marketing and word-of-mouth recruitment.
  3. Assist with program development, and maintaining a training environment that is safe, positive, and productive.

Phoenix Dive Club is a growing team with aggressive plans for expansion that include a dryland training facility, a strength and conditioning program, and additional programming to accommodate our growth. This part-time coaching position will be anywhere from 10-20 hours per week and we expect that to increase.  We will offer a competitive hourly wage.

Reporting to the Head Coach, the responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • As directed by the Head Coach, the Assistant Coach will be involved with training on both dryland and in the water
  • Collaborate with the Head Coach to develop training plans
  • Engage with athletes, parents, and coaches for goal-setting and monitoring
  • Aid in growing our program’s brand recognition


  • Above all, value our athletes and honor our sport
  • Provide safe and effective feedback to athletes
  • Value character above talent
  • Understand theory and mechanics of diving
  • Knowledge of both FINA and USA Diving rules
  • Understand skills progression
  • Certified in CPR & First Aid
  • Successfully pass USA Diving coaching requirements and background screening prior to starting
  • USA Diving Full Coach Membership prior to starting
  • Computer proficiency
  • 2+ years of coaching experience

Please send a cover letter and resume to for consideration.




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