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BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Long Island University seeks an assistant men’s and women’s water polo coach.

Salary: $50,001-55,000

Starting Date: As soon as possible

The position will assist the Director of Water Polo in all aspects of oversight and management of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Men’s and Women’s Water Polo programs and the successful candidate will be expected to perform the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Assist the Director of Water Polo in all functions related to the scheduling and planning of all team meetings and practice sessions;
  • Assist the Director of Water Polo in all functions related to the scouting, video review, strategic preparation and game-plan execution for intercollegiate competitions;
  • Recruit highly skilled student-athletes for the Men’s and Women’s Water Polo teams;
  • Coordinate necessary administrative duties in support of the Men’s and Women’s Water Polo programs including, but not limited to, travel planning, budget management, ordering and distribution of equipment/apparel and planning of external program events;
  • Work closely with Director of Water Polo, athletic training, academic and student services, and athletic performance staffs to monitor the well-being, status and progress of student-athletes;
  • Develop and implement programs to assist student-athletes in their transition into the college environment;
  • Work with University Admissions and related staffs in the student-athlete recruiting process;
  • Participate in other program related duties as assigned by the head coach.


  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Three (3) years of collegiate water polo coaching experience.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills to effectively and appropriately evaluate and interact with student-athletes.
  • Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations and a record of commitment to NCAA compliance.

LIU is an equal opportunity employer. LIU is committed to extending equal opportunity in employment to all qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. LIU encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal laws. Hiring is contingent on eligibility to work in the United States.

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Collegiate Water Polo Association