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Massachusetts Institute of Technology Men’s Water Polo Head Coach and Physical Education Instructor in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Men’s Water Polo Head Coach and Physical Education Instructor

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Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

MEN’S WATER POLO HEAD COACH AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR, Athletics, Physical Education, and Recreation (DAPER), to assume a head coaching appointment that also includes teaching in the required Physical Education and Wellness Program. Will manage all facets of the intercollegiate men’s water polo program, including administration; budget management; alumni stewardship; recruiting; scheduling competitions, team travel, and weekly practice sessions; counseling students; and assuring compliance with NCAA and conference rules and regulations. Teaching responsibilities include instruction in the required Physical Education and Wellness course program. Additional responsibilities may include department-wide duties as assigned. A full description is available at

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REQUIRED: at least three years’ coaching experience, preferably at the college/university level; a bachelor's degree (master’s preferred), preferably in a field related to physical education; proven instructional experience; and strong administrative, interpersonal, communication, computer skills. Sport-specific certification is recommended. Proven experience recruiting to a highly selective institution is desirable. Job #17693Appropriate certifications in first aid, CPR, AED, and biohazards are required or to be completed within thirty days of hire. Applications will be accepted until July 26, 2019. Application material should include a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information for three references.7/11/19Employment is conditional upon successful completion of a background check.

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.