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May 24, 2016

University of Arizona - Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

The University of Arizona invites applications for the full-time position of Assistant Coach, Men’s Tennis. The position reports to the Head Coach of the Men’s Tennis Program and acts within the rules and regulations of the University, the Pac-12 conference, and NCAA. The University’s strength in undergraduate education and scientific research is paralleled by its excellence on the court and other venues of its 20-sport Intercollegiate Athletic Program. The Arizona Wildcats compete in the tradition-rich Pac-12 Conference, “The Conference of Champions.” For a more comprehensive view of what makes working in our department unique, please visit www.arizonawildcats.com.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

Accepting a new position is a big life step. We want potential candidates and their families to be able to make informed decisions. Candidates who are considering relocation to the Tucson or Phoenix area, and have been offered an on-site interview, are encouraged to use the free services offered by Above & Beyond Relocation Services (ABRS). Ask your department contact to be introduced to ABRS prior to your visit.

The University of Arizona has been recognized on Forbes 2015 list of America’s Best Employers in the United States and has been awarded the 2015 Work-Life Seal of Distinction by the Alliance for Work-Life Progress!

Duties:
- Assisting the head coach in recruiting high-level student-athletes
- Being able to run effective team and individual practice
- Assist with scheduling of practices and games
- Assist with Academic Monitoring
- Supervising team and individual practice
- Adhering to NCAA and Pac-12 conference rules
- Participating in community events and outreach
- Performing other duties as assigned (i.e. overseeing equipment inventory, etc.)

Minimum Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Competitive playing and/or coaching experience at the collegiate or professional level

Preferred Qualifications:
- Sound written and verbal communication skills
- Commitment to academic and athletic success
- Working knowledge of NCAA regulations

Apply online at UACareers.com

May 24, 2016

Smith Stearns Tennis Academy - High Performance Academy Coach

Smith Stearns Tennis Academy is looking for a full-time high performance tennis academy coach to focus on junior player development and teach all levels of junior players including state, sectionally, nationally, and internationally ranked juniors. The Academy is within one of the top-rated resorts in the country, The Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.
 
Primary responsibilities are to focus on goal oriented junior players in both the academy and private lessons. Some tournament travel to various USTA and ITF tournaments as well as firm understanding of the Junior USTA Competition guidelines are a key element to this position.
 
Ideal candidates must have an accomplished tennis background, strong interpersonal skills, and function well within a team environment. Experience coaching highly ranked sectional or national juniors is also preferred.
 
Compensation will be based on hourly pay, a percentage of private lessons, as well as tournament coaching fees. Compensation packages are very competitive.
 
Interested candidates please send a cover letter, resume, and references to info@smithstearns.com or call (843) 363-4789.

May 24, 2016

Lewis University - Graduate Assistant Men's & Women's Tennis Coach

Lewis University is a Division II School located 25 miles SW of Chicago, in Romeoville, IL. We sponsor 18 intercollegiate varsity sports and compete in the Great Lakes Valley Conference and Midwest Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (men’s volleyball).

Job Description:
The Athletic Department at Lewis University seeks qualified individuals to fill the Graduate Assistant for Tennis position. The Graduate Assistant will assist the head coach in all aspects of the tennis program.

Responsibilities:
Practice and game coaching; recruiting; public relations; fundraising; and academic advising; mentoringand advising students.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree with playing experience at the college level and the ability to communicate effectively within the educational philosophy of Lewis University required. Must be a graduate student in good standing in a degree or certification program at Lewis University.

How to Apply:
For a full description and to be considered for this position visit http://jobs.lewisu.edu/postings/1339 Lewis University is an increasingly dynamic institution. We offer a competitive stipend for the Graduate Assistant position as well as graduate tuition.

Inspired by the University’s Mission values of Wisdom, Knowledge, Justice, Fidelity and Association, the Lewis Community declares that Lewis is a Sanctified Zone where people are committed to working to end racism, bias and prejudice by valuing diversity in a safe and nurturing environment. Lewis University, sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, is an equal opportunity employer, and is committed to diversity. Applicants of a diverse background are highly encouraged to apply, however applications will only be accepted from individuals currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the United States.

May 24, 2016

Pacific University (Oregon) - Head Women's Tennis Coach

General Description of Position
The Head Women’s Tennis Coach is responsible for the overall administration of the women’s tennis program, including the direction, instruction and supervision of assistant coaches.

Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities
* Conduct the women’s tennis program according to all NCAA Division III and University rules and regulations
* Manage the women’s tennis budget
* Follow purchasing and spending guidelines as set by the University and athletic department
* Scheduling of all competitive events
* Completing all travel arrangements as required
* Responsible for all aspects of practice preparation and competition coaching
* Responsible for recruiting quality women’s tennis student-athletes to the University
* Plans and schedules a regular program of practice in-season
* Responsible for keeping practice periods for the sport within the confines of the time specified by department and NCAA policy and with due consideration to the coaching staff and the welfare of participant
* Responsible for administering and working within the parameters of operating, recruiting and work-study budgets.
* Responsible for the purchasing of equipment, supplies and uniforms for the program adhering to department policies
* Responsible for the general upkeep and protection of equipment under the jurisdiction of the program
* Responsible for submitting all eligibility forms to the University Compliance Officer in a timely manner according to the guidelines set by the Pacific Athletic Eligibility Policies and Procedures

* Follow all NCAA, NWC and Pacific University rules and regulations which pertain to the women’s tennis program
* Cooperates with the head athletic trainer to ensure that athletes receive quality care, prevention and treatment of injuries
* Attend all Pacific Athletic Department coaches’ meetings and represent Pacific at all NWC women’s tennis coaches’ meetings
* Makes financial reports of all trips away from home where money has been advanced and keeps accurate records when expenses are to be repaid
* Works with the Sports Information Director to promote the sport of women’s tennis
* Functions as a team player within the department and shares the vision for the future of the department as outlined by the athletics strategic plan

Coaching Responsibilities
* Monitors student's academic progress
* Coaches individual participants in the skills necessary for excellent achievement in the sport
* Enforces disciplined and sportsperson like behavior at all times, and establishes and oversees penalties for breach of such standards by individual students
* Exercises good judgment in projecting positive coaching behavior.  Leads by example in promoting a "class image" for the program
* Encourages good sportsmanship and fosters desirable athlete/coach relationships
* Does not allow athletes to participate until they are cleared for eligibility by the University
* Clears with the Athletic Director any travel that is outside of the region
* Provides adequate and appropriate notice to the faculty for travel that involves loss of class time
* Recruitment of quality student-athletes to the women’s tennis program

For full job description and information on how to apply Click Here
May 23, 2016

Wilkes University - Graduate Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

Wilkes University invites applicants for a graduate assistant position in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics in Men’s and Women’s Tennis, beginning August 2016. The primary responsibility is to assist the head coach in all facets of the program, including the recruitment of quality student athletes, organization and planning of practices, match preparation, administrative tasks, scouting, team fundraising and monitoring student athlete academic progress.
A Bachelor’s degree is required. Previous participation and/or coaching experience are preferred. This position includes a stipend and tuition remission.

Send a letter of application and the names of three references to: Chris Leicht, Head Coach, Wilkes University, 84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766 or respond via email to christopher.leicht@wilkes.edu

Wilkes University is an independent, comprehensive university dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts, sciences, and selected professional programs. The University has approximately 2400 students at the undergraduate level and over 2,000 full time equivalent students at the graduate and first professional levels. Its institutional focus is on developing strong mentoring relationships with each of its students and contributing vitally to economic development of Northeastern Pennsylvania. The University is located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, a revitalized city that is located on the lovely Susquehanna River and is within two and one-half hours driving distance of New York City and Philadelphia. Wilkes University is constantly seeking to become a more diverse community and to enhance its capacity to value and capitalize on the cultural richness that diversity brings. The University strongly encourages applications from persons with diverse backgrounds.

May 23, 2016

University of the Pacific - Head Women's Tennis Coach

Primary Purpose:

Responsible for the general oversight, management and leadership of all aspects of the Women’s Tennis program at University of the Pacific. Duties include general management, coaching, recruiting, extensive public relations and other duties as assigned. On a day-to-day basis, the coach will be expected to work with the Service Administrator as assigned.

Essential Functions:
General Management
- Provides supervision and leadership to staff including recruiting and hiring staff, annual performance of staff, assisting in the development of staff job descriptions and performance criteria, providing recommendation for staff annual merit salary increases.
- Oversees coordination of team travel ensuring timely and cost effective arrangements are made.
- Manages team budget, strategizes and forecasts budgetary needs, develops and recommends annual budget, approves expenses within assigned authority.
- Assesses needs, sets priorities for sport, and communicates to AD or Service Administrator annual goals or priorities.
- Assists in the development of long range planning of program.
- Ensures student annual physicals are completed.
- Coordinates annual banquet and presentation of awards.

Coaching
- Coordinates planning for and attends all practice sessions for the program. Ensures the implementation of sound teaching practices and team strategies. Responsible for all aspects of strategies (both individual and team).
- Monitors academic program of team’s student-athletes, and counsels students on problems ranging from academic through social when needed.
- Responsible for all aspects of student-athlete conduct during intercollegiate contests. Serves as a role model for Pacific students through personal display of honesty, integrity, energy and positive work habits.
- Collaborates with strength and conditioning staff on individual and team’s fitness training both in-season and out-of-season.
- Ensures team athletes are knowledgeable of training and department regulations as they relate to participation in Pacific’s program.

Public Relations
- Leads in the strategizing, development and implementation of existing or new programs to increase, enhance and sustain interest in Pacific’s program.
- Attends fundraising and other alumni/booster functions as requested, represents University at conferences and other meetings as appropriate.
- Speaks on campus and at clinics as appropriate in a general effort to develop interest in Pacific.
- Works with Media Relations on materials and events to promote program, cultivates positive relations with members of the press and participates in TV and radio shows.

Recruiting
- Leads team’s recruiting efforts through developing and sustaining a network of contacts with coaches and others. Visits schools and families of prospective student-athletes. Collaborates with recruiting coordinator on extensive mass mailing program.
- Oversees and manages recruiting efforts of coaching staff to maximize resource usage.
- Implements an aggressive program to acquaint self and assistant coaches with the rules and regulations of both NCAA and conference to insure prevention of inadvertent or deliberate rules violations. Directly responsible for all rules and compliance with the program.
- Serves as liaison between Enrollment Services and advises Athletic Director on matters of admission and financial aid awards; recommends changes if needed.
- Meets regularly with Athletic Director to communicate recruiting needs and keep updated recruiting priority list.

Performs other duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree.
- Three to five years’ experience coaching sport at college or university level, or equivalent combination of education, experience and training.
- CPR certification required by the end of the introductory period of appointment.

Application Procedure:
All applications must be completed online at https://pacific.peopleadmin.com/postings/7214. Position will remain open until filled.

May 19, 2016

Dallas Baptist University - Graduate Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

REQUIREMENTS:

-Christian who is intentionally growing in his faith, involved in a church and upholds traditional Christian values
-organized, proactive, someone who can accomplish a task independently
-minimum of 3.0 undergraduate GPA
-maturity and desire to mentor men's tennis players; must have the heart of a teacher
-excellent communication skills
-desire to help in the office to assist head coach with daily organization and tasks
-compatible to men’s USTA 5.0 level or better
-helpful: desire to coach after college
-must pass NCAA recruiting test in fall 2016

JOB DESCRIPTION:
-Be in charge of equipment inventory, men's apparel and make necessary orders
-Be in charge of all racquet stringing for both men’s and women’s teams
-Be in charge of weekly men’s Bible study; help decide what the semester study will be, facilitate it and mentor guys
-Assist, plan and help lead daily practices for men’s team
-Assist with match/tournament logistics: organizing rides, referees, food, etc.  
-Assist making itinerary for recruits when they are on unofficial and official visits
-Assist with recruiting: phone calls, letters, etc.; take recruiting test and therefore help recruit in metroplex off campus
-Assist with social media outlets
-Be in close communication with men’s team
-Drive vans or mini-bus safely for student-athletes

*The Men’s Tennis Graduate Student Assistant position is open for August, 2016.  It includes a monthly stipend (10 months of the year) as well as 18 hours per calendar year towards a Master’s Degree .  

*Each applicant can email Head Coach Sarah Gray (sarahg@dbu.edu) the following:
-current tennis and prior work resume
-a one page summary of their personal perspective/philosophy of  “Christian Athletics”

May 19, 2016

Brigham Young University - Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

Position Description: Brigham Young University has an opening for a part-time Men’s Tennis assistant coach. The assistant coach will support the head coach in all aspects of the men’s tennisprogram, including but not limited to recruiting, team scheduling, player development/coaching, operations, alumni and booster relations.

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree required
Division I elite level tennis coaching and/or competition and training experience
Experience coaching high-level players preferred
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
Knowledge of and commitment to the BYU Honor Code

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Application Procedure: All applications must be completed online at http://yjobs.byu.edu/postings/9995. Position will remain open until 6/1/16 but applicants are strongly encouraged to apply immediately. Paper applications will not be considered. The following attachments are required for consideration:
(1) Cover letter
(2) Resume or Curriculum Vitae
(3) Contact Information for 3 References

May 19, 2016

John McEnroe Tennis Academy - Teaching Openings

Immediate openings for tennis professionals to join the John McEnroe Tennis Academy Annex at Bethpage. This is an excellent opportunity to join the JMTA world class staff which includes a number of former ATP/WTA top 100 players.  Ideal candidates will possess 3 or more years teaching experience, have high intensity on the court, maintain a nationally recognized tennis certification and desire to join a growing tennis facility. Experience working with top ranked juniors or playing at a high level a plus. In addition to JMTA, Sportime Syosset offers a full suite of tennis services including TAUT, Adult programs, private tennis lessons, etc. All levels of Junior Development from beginners to nationally ranked players.

Sportime, a leader in New York tennis, offers excellent opportunities for advancement. Compensation is based on ability and experience. Please provide a Resume/Curriculum Vitae and 3 job references by email to Michael Kossoff - mkossoff@sportimeny.com

May 19, 2016

SPORTIME - Tennis Professional Positions

Tennis Professionals wanted to teach at upscale tennis facilities owned and operated by SPORTIME, New York’s leader in tennis, fitness, and multi-sport clubs. Our clubs are located on scenic Long Island (including The Hamptons), New York City, Westchester County and Schenectady. Candidates must work well with Adults and Juniors. Private lessons and group instruction. All levels of Junior Development from beginner to Nationally Ranked. New York's largest and most exciting adult group lesson program.  

Excellent opportunities for advancement. Director of tennis and management training. Starting salaries are based on ability and experience.  Please provide a current Resume/Curriculum Vitae and three (3) job references by e-mail.

Contact: Michael Kossoff (mkossoff@sportimeny.com)

May 17, 2016

University of Washington - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has an outstanding opportunity for an Assistant Coach for Women’s Tennis. This position will assist the head coach in all aspects of the women’s tennis program.
 
Responsible for coaching, overseeing program fundraising and budget, program planning, recruiting and team organization.  Monitor academic progress of the student-athletes, arrange travel, do scheduling and assist with alumni relations.  Other duties as assigned.
 
Requirements: Bachelor’s or advanced degree. A successful playing career at the Division I level or professional level is required. Division I coaching experience preferred.
 
For complete information, please visit the UW Hires employment website and apply to job number 132733: Asst Coach, Job #132733

May 16, 2016

Illinois State University - Graduate Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

Illinois State University, a NCAA Division I institution, member of the Missouri Valley Conference invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant for Women’s Tennis within the department of Athletics. This pre-professional (.67 FTE), 12-month position includes a tuition waiver and a stipend of $1,200 per month. The successful applicant must meet the admission requirements for Illinois State's Graduate School and be prepared to begin working no later than August 16, 2016. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assist the head coach with player development; plan and organize team travel; actively recruit prospective players while following all NCAA rules and regulations; handle all aspects of personal recruiting trips; and assist with all other aspects of a nationally competitive Division I tennis program.

As a part of your responsibilities, you will follow the regulations and guidelines of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), the Missouri Valley Conference or the Missouri Valley Football conference, the Athletics Department and Illinois State University. Failure to do so may result in suspension without pay or termination of employment. In addition, the University follows the stipulation of the NCAA that violation of NCAA regulations shall be subject to disciplinary or corrective action as set forth in the provisions of the NCAA enforcement procedure, including suspension without pay or termination of employment for significant or repetitive violations. Your position is contingent upon your acceptance of these regulations and guidelines as stated and your continued adherence to them.

Qualifications: Required qualifications include: Bachelor’s Degree; eligibility for appointment per the requirements in the Graduate Assistant Handbook; graduate student at Illinois State University majoring in Recreation Administration, Exercise Physiology, Psychology of Sport & Physical Activity, or Sports Management. Preferred qualifications include: previous tennis coaching experience; previous collegiate level playing experience; computer skills; good communication skills via phone and email for arranging travel. To assure full consideration, interested individuals MUST apply online at www.IllinoisState.edu/jobs.

Illinois State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer encouraging applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, females, and veterans.

Location: Illinois State University
Campus Box 7130 – Horton Fieldhouse
Normal, IL 61790-7130

Contact: Maja Kovacek, Head Women’s Tennis Coach, mkovace@ilstu.edu

Application Procedure: Applicants must apply online at www.IllinoisState.edu/jobs
Posting ID: 0708241
Apply-By Date: June 3, 2016
Starting Date: August 16, 2016

May 16, 2016

University of Central Florida - Head Men's Tennis Coach

UCF Athletics at the University of Central Florida, an NCAA Division I institution and American Athletic Conference (AAC) member, is seeking applications for the position of Head Coach, Men's Tennis.

Selected candidate will oversee the management of a nationally-competitive men's tennis program, with emphasis on academic and athletic excellence. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: administration of competition and practices; scheduling; budget management; recruitment, development and retention of quality student-athletes; supervision of staff; and participation in professional meetings, public relations, community service and fund-raising events.

Minimum qualifications: Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and three years coaching experience at the collegiate level or above. Prefer successful head tennis coaching experience at the NCAA Division I level. Demonstrated ability to recruit and sign student-athletes with potential for academic and athletic success also preferred. As a member of the UCF Athletics staff, the selected candidate will be a person of integrity and character who shares a commitment for knowing and complying with NCAA, Conference, and institutional rules as they apply to the UCF Athletics program.

Cover letter, resume, and three professional references will be accepted until the position is filled. To apply, please visit our website at https://ucfathletics.hirecentric.com/jobs/100207.html.

Note: the person selected for this position will be employed by UCF Athletics, which is a Direct Support Organization (DSO) of the University of Central Florida.

UCF Athletics is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity, and fosters an environment that is welcoming, inclusive, and supportive for all members of our community. We are committed to developing a culture of leadership through our employees and student-athletes, embracing the backgrounds, life experiences, and perspectives that each individual brings to UCF Athletics in Our Quest for Excellence. Qualified women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. To learn more about UCF and Athletics, please visit our websites at www.ucf.edu and www.ucfknights.com.

 

May 16, 2016

University of Central Florida - Head Women's Tennis Coach

UCF Athletics at the University of Central Florida, an NCAA Division I institution and American Athletic Conference (AAC) member, is seeking applications for the position of Head Coach, Women's Tennis.

Selected candidate will oversee the management of a nationally-competitive women's tennis program, with emphasis on academic and athletic excellence. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: administration of competition and practices; scheduling; budget management; recruitment, development and retention of quality student-athletes; supervision of staff; and participation in professional meetings, public relations, community service and fund-raising events.

Minimum qualifications: Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and three years coaching experience at the collegiate level or above. Prefer successful head tennis coaching experience at the NCAA Division I level. Demonstrated ability to recruit and sign student-athletes with potential for academic and athletic success also preferred. As a member of the UCF Athletics staff, the selected candidate will be a person of integrity and character who shares a commitment for knowing and complying with NCAA, Conference, and institutional rules as they apply to the UCF Athletics program.

Cover letter, resume, and three professional references will be accepted until the position is filled. To apply, please visit our website at https://ucfathletics.hirecentric.com/jobs/100208.html.

Note: the person selected for this position will be employed by UCF Athletics, which is a Direct Support Organization (DSO) of the University of Central Florida.

UCF Athletics is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity, and fosters an environment that is welcoming, inclusive, and supportive for all members of our community. We are committed to developing a culture of leadership through our employees and student-athletes, embracing the backgrounds, life experiences, and perspectives that each individual brings to UCF Athletics in Our Quest for Excellence. Qualified women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. To learn more about UCF and Athletics, please visit our websites at www.ucf.edu and www.ucfknights.com.

May 16, 2016

Wellesley College - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

The Physical Education, Recreation, and Athletics (PERA) Department is currently accepting applications for a .40 FTE (Aug-May) appointment as Assistant Tennis Coach. This part-time faculty position is not benefits eligible and is appointed on an annual basis.

Responsibilities: Coaching: Assist the head coach in the coaching, organization and administration of the program including but not limited to practice and match preparation; attending all practices and scheduled matches; academic and athletic support for students; recruiting assistance including travel; drilling and playing team members; practice and match analysis; videotaping; maintaining equipment and recruiting budget; organization and implementation of fundraising activities including teaching lessons. Teaching: One Physical Education class in fall semester.

This is a part-time position that will also provide significant opportunities to earn additional compensation by teaching lessons year round at our indoor and outdoor facilities (20-30K/year). This would be in addition to coaching salary and PE classes taught.

Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree is required but a master’s degree is preferred. One to two years of college coaching experience, or equivalent, preferred. College or professional playing experience preferred. USPTA or USPTR certification and completion of the USTA High Performance Coaching Program is preferred. CPR, AED, and First Aid certification required upon hire. A valid driver’s license required. The successful candidate will have to complete a background check as a condition of employment.

Salary and Start Date: $14,000 (plus significant compensation earned through year- round lessons, as outlined above) and July 1, 2016 start date.

Application Procedure: Apply online at: https://career.wellesley.edu. Materials include resume and cover letter including contact information for three references. If circumstances make it impossible to submit any materials through our application site, please email us at working@wellesley.edu. Applications accepted until the position is filled.

Contact Information: Susan Daganhardt, Human Resources Assistant Director of Employment: sdaganhardt@wellesley.edu, 781.283-2014,
Brian Kuscher, Head Tennis Coach: , 781.283.2248,
bkuscher@wellesley.edu

Wellesley College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum.

Candidates who believe they can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply.

College Profile: Located 12 miles west of Boston, Wellesley College is a four-year liberal arts college for women. A member of the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III, Wellesley sponsors 14 varsity sports for an undergraduate population of 2300 students with a mission to provide an excellent liberal arts education for women who will make a difference in the world.

May 12, 2016

Colorado State University - Head Women's Tennis Coach

THE COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF ATHLETICS is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Head Women's Tennis Coach. Individual is responsible for the overall administration, planning, coaching, recruiting and management of an NCAA Division I-FBS women's tennis program which competes as a member of the MW Conference.

For full position details, including minimum requirements, and to apply, visit: http://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/33061.

CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.

 

May 12, 2016

Daemen College - Volunteer Men's & Women's Assistant Coach

To provide a positive environment for our Men's & Women’s Tennis Student-Athletes conducive to athletic development, social growth, and preparation for life beyond college. 

Assist in training, evaluations and recruiting. 
Coach at practices and competitions, home and away.
Assist with Game-day operations, Campus visits for recruits and reports for Business Office.
 Other duties as assigned within the scope of NCAA, East Coast Conference (ECC) and institutional rules.
 


Collegiate or professional playing experience (must be able to hit with the team)

Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent)

Ideal candidate should want college coaching as their future profession

Ready to be on campus no later than the final week of August 2016


Please send resume and 3 references to: Head Coach Stephen Beatty (sbeatty@daemen.edu)

May 10, 2016

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro - Graduate Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro’s seventeen teams compete as members of NCAA Division I and the Southern Conference. Approximately 250 students are involved as athletes, managers,trainers, statisticians, cheerleaders, etc.

The graduate assistant coach position begins fall 2016. The Graduate Assistant will assist the Head Coach in every aspect of the program.

Job responsibilities: Include but are not limited to: assisting the head tennis coach with the following: recruiting, executing practice plans and supervising student-athlete workouts, traveling to matches and managing the team; arranging team travel; athlete development; and teaching activity classes.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have collegiate tennis playing experience and must have strong leadership skills. The candidate must possess a positive mental attitude and the ability to effectively communicate and work well with student-athletes, parents, faculty, staff and the community.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to: Ale Guerra (Head Coach women’s tennis) a_guerra@uncg.edu

May 9, 2016

Westbrook Tennis Academy at The University of Tulsa - Assistant Tennis Professional

Westbrook Tennis Academy at The University of Tulsa is looking for an assistant tennis professional. The Academy is run at The Michael Case Tennis Center, home of the 2016 NCAA Division I Championships, a state of the art facility with 6 indoor and 12 outdoor courts. The individual will be responsible for teaching all ages and levels of junior players in the Academy and well as assisting with the adult program. This person must be self motivated, energetic and well organized  as well as a having a knowledgeable teaching background.

Please send resumes to Bob Kresse at bob.kresse@yahoo.com

May 6, 2016

Utah State University - Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach will work with the head coach to direct and oversee all aspects of the Division I men’s tennis program that competes in the Mountain West Conference.
 
Responsibilities: The incumbent will identify, recruit, retain and develop student-athletes that will deliver a winning program to USU.
The assistant coach will work under the direction of the Head Coach and will be responsible for the discipline, conduct and image of student-athletes. The assistant coach will closely work with the Head coach to evaluate and monitor all aspects of the athletes’ performance and make technical, tactical and mental adjustments when necessary. The incumbent will assist the Head coach in evaluating mental strengths and weaknesses of athletes; have knowledge of the differences in individual motivation and personality and strategize assessment and treatment of the individual athletes accordingly. The incumbent will coordinate with the head coach to prepare a budget for review and ensure program operates within parameters; ensure compliance with policies and rules; build positive relationships with internal and external constituents. The incumbent preferred to have Division 1 coaching and playing experience.
 
This position shall have a strong working knowledge and understanding of all NCAA rules and regulations regarding compliance issues. Violation of a conference or NCAA regulation, as well as those policies of the university, could create negative publicity and jeopardize the University in conference or NCAA standings. Violations by employees will be documented and dealt with on an individual basis and can be cause for dismissal.
 
Minimum Qualifications
* Bachelor's Degree required.
* Collegiate experience.
* Excellent written and oral communication skills.
* Exceptional interpersonal abilities, including encouragement and motivational skills.
 
Preferred Qualification
The incumbent should have sufficient experience with international tennis formats and institutions and have an established international network for recruiting purposes.

Compensation
This is a full benefits position with a salary of TBD with opportunity to generate additional income at the Indoor facility.

If you are interested in applying for the position, please visit https://usu.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobid=1354.  

May 6, 2016

Utah State University - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

Assistant Women’s Tennis Coach will work with the head coach to direct and oversee all aspects of the Division I women’s tennis program that competes in the Mountain West Conference.
 
Responsibilities: The incumbent will identify, recruit, retain and develop student-athletes that will deliver a winning program to USU.
The assistant coach will work under the direction of the Head Coach and will be responsible for the discipline, conduct and image of student-athletes. The assistant coach will closely work with the Head coach to evaluate and monitor all aspects of the athletes’ performance and make technical, tactical and mental adjustments when necessary. The incumbent will assist the Head coach in evaluating mental strengths and weaknesses of athletes; have knowledge of the differences in individual motivation and personality and strategize assessment and treatment of the individual athletes accordingly. The incumbent will coordinate with the head coach to prepare a budget for review and ensure program operates within parameters; ensure compliance with policies and rules; build positive relationships with internal and external constituents. The incumbent preferred to have Division 1 coaching and playing experience.
 
This position shall have a strong working knowledge and understanding of all NCAA rules and regulations regarding compliance issues. Violation of a conference or NCAA regulation, as well as those policies of the university, could create negative publicity and jeopardize the University in conference or NCAA standings. Violations by employees will be documented and dealt with on an individual basis and can be cause for dismissal.
 
Minimum Qualifications
* Bachelor's Degree required.
* Collegiate experience.
* Excellent written and oral communication skills.
* Exceptional interpersonal abilities, including encouragement and motivational skills.
 
Preferred Qualification
The incumbent should have sufficient experience with international tennis formats and institutions and have an established international network for recruiting purposes.

Compensation
This is a full benefits position with a salary of $29,900 with opportunity to generate additional income at the Indoor facility.

If you are interested in applying for the position please send your resume to sean.mcinerney@usu.edu

May 5, 2016

Pepperdine University - Summer Tennis Camp Counselor

Looking for an energetic, outgoing, responsible student athlete to work our summer camp at beautiful Pepperdine University. We are a Nike affiliated camp that runs for seven weeks with six overnight and one day camp. Salary can be discussed and will include room and board on our beautiful campus. Incredible resume builder and great opportunity to spend your summer in a gorgeous place.
Please email head coach Marcelo Ferreira at marcelo.ferreira@pepperdine.edu if you are interested.
 
DATES:
Overnight Camps
June 19th to July 29th
 
Day Camp
August 1st to August 5th

May 4, 2016

East Carolina University - Assistant Men's Tennis Coach 

Job Description:

  • Reporting to the Head Men's Tennis Coach, the individual serving in this position is responsible for, but not limited to, the following duties:
  • Coordinate and manage all aspects of position/positions assignment as directed by the Head Coach.
  • Performs planning, organization and execution for on the field coaching duties as described and assigned by the Head Coach for all practice sessions and competitions.
  • Function in game day organization and assignments as prescribed by the Head Coach.
  • Evaluation of opponents and the development of a game plan in accordance with position/positions assignment as prescribed by the Head Coach.
  • Perform recruiting activities and responsibilities as assigned by the Head Coach and/or Men's Tennis recruiting coordinator to meet the objectives of the university and team, including the evaluation, contact, and establishing relationships with prospective student-athletes and coaches.
  • Attend all staff meetings as scheduled by the Head Coach.
  • Assist in the development of team rules and policies.
  • Responsible for supervision, instruction and direction of student-athletes as assigned by the Head Coach.
  • Support, abide and enforce all academic guidelines and policies of the university, athletics department and Men's Tennis program to insure academic progress of the student-athlete as directed by the Head Coach.
  • Support and work cooperatively with Sports Medicine/Athletic Training, Strength and Conditioning, Equipment, Student Development, Life Skills, NCAA Compliance, Media Relations etc. areas in accordance with department policies and procedures.
  •  Assist with administrative functions of the Men's Tennis program as directed by the Head Coach.
  • Perform duties with professional conduct, being fiscally responsible and with a commitment to student-athlete well-being. 
  • Abide by all written policies, procedures and guidelines of East Carolina University, the Department of Athletics, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and all applicable conferences or associations. 
  • Build quality relationships and work collaboratively and professionally with athletics, Pirate Club and University staff, students, and all constituencies and stakeholders.
  • Be available to make appearances, perform media interviews, speaking engagements and support ECU Pirate Club activities representing the Men's Tennis program and ECU athletics.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Head Coach.

Qualifications: Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor's Degree and minimum of one year of successful coaching experience. Collegiate coaching and playing experience is preferred. 

East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. Candidates must also submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online.

For more information and to apply: Click Here

May 4, 2016

Whitman College - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

Whitman College, a private liberal arts college with a nationally ranked DIII team is looking for an assistant coach for 2016-2017 with the potential to continue on.

Duties for the position are by agreement with the head coach, but can include all aspects of college coaching depending upon candidate's experience and skill set.  These include but are not limited to on court coaching team practices and individual lessons, conditioning, team travel, fundraising, and recruiting.

The position is half time with access to Whitman's outdoor and indoor facilities to take over existing lessons and clinics to supplement income.

Salary for the academic year is $10,000 paid hourly from August through May.

For more information and to apply, please go to the Whitman College Human Resources page.
https://whitmanhr.simplehire.com/postings/1553

Position is open until filled.

May 3, 2016

Tennis Europe - Summer Coaching Opportunities

Tennis Europe invites males and females to coach juniors (ages 14 to 18) on tournament circuits in California this summer. We conduct serious-minded tournament circuits designed to give juniors match experience and mental toughness. Each of our teams consists of a maximum of 15 players in Europe and 20 players in North America. The ability level of our players ranges from high school varsity to nationally ranked players with trips from 11 to 25 days. We will provide you with training and support to make the summer successful and memorable for you and your players. Many teaching pros and college coaches have found us rewarding as well as a major credential on their resume. We have 11 teams with our first team leaving on June 25th and the last team departing on July 18th Our 44th summer. Deadline for application is April 30 , 2016 or whenever positions are filled. 



Qualifications: You must be at least 21 years old and have experience working with teenage tennis players.


Contact: Please send resume and cover letter and write for detailed job description to: tenniseuro@aol.com or mail it to TENNIS: EUROPE, 73 Rockridge Lane, Stamford, CT. 06903 or telephone (203) 322-9803

May 3, 2016

Warner University - Graduate Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis

Warner University, a Christian NAIA institution, member of the Sun Conference invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant for Men’s and Women’s Tennis within the department of Athletics. This position includes a 50% tuition discount and covers two meals per day on campus.  Living expenses and books are not covered. The successful applicant must meet the admission requirements for Warner University Graduate School and be prepared to begin working no later than August 16, 2016. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assist the head coach with player development; plan and organize team travel; actively recruit prospective players while following all NAIA rules and regulations; handle all aspects of personal recruiting trips; and assist with all other aspects of a nationally competitive tennis program.
 
Qualifications: Required qualifications include: Bachelor’s degree with related experience.  College playing experience and/or equivalent professional experience. Statement of Faith will be requested.
 
Graduate Programs Offered:
Master of Business Administration
          Concentration: International Business
                                Accounting
                                Human Resource Management
Master of Arts in Education
Master of Ministry
Master of Science in Management
 
Projected Expenses:
Tuition - $9,270 for entire program or $4,635 per year
Books - ~$1,000 per year
Rent - ~$250 per month not including utilities
 
Location: Warner University, 13895 Lake Wales, Florida 33859
 
Contact: Jose D. Martinez, Head Men's and Women’s Tennis Coach, tennis@warner.edu

May 2, 2016

University of Wisconsin-Superior - Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

POSITION: Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach (.75), Program Manager (.25), University of Wisconsin-Superior Athletics. This position is an annual year, limited term appointment.

DUTIES: Responsible for planning and directing the recruitment, conditioning, training, performance, and administration of the Men’s and Women’s Tennis programs in the manner that upholds the philosophy and objectives of the University of Wisconsin-Superior Athletics Department. In addition, serve as a program and game manager for the Athletics Department.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Two years’ of professional coaching at the high school level or above in Tennis
  • Valid driver’s license; ability to drive a state vehicle

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited institution
  • A minimum of two years collegiate coaching experience in Tennis. Head Coaching experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience in budget management and fundraising initiatives
  • Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations

The successful candidate will be dynamic, energetic, creative, and engaging. The successful candidate will demonstrate commitment to the public liberal arts mission and to quality teaching and learning methods. Willingness and interest in utilizing technology in the classroom strongly preferred. The successful candidate must be committed to the highest ethical standards and demonstrate effective leadership and teamwork skills. Candidates that incorporate issues of inclusive excellence and diversity within their curriculum are especially encouraged to apply.

SALARY: UW-S offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including health insurance coverage for domestic partners and their eligible dependents.

STARTING DATE: Immediately

For a full job description, please click here

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: For additional information, visit www.uwsuper.edu or contact Lynne Deadrick, Chair of the Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach Search and Screen Committee by email at ldeadric@uwsuper.edu

APPLICATION PROCESS: Review of all complete applications will commence 4:30 pm May 31, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Please apply online at UW-Careers (http://www.uwsuper.edu/hr/employment/career-gateway.cfm)

May 2, 2016

Long Island University (Brooklyn, NY) - Volunteer Women's Assistant Coach

To provide a positive environment for our Women’s Tennis Student-Athletes conducive to athletic development, social growth, and preparation for life beyond college.
Assist in training and evaluation.
Coach at practices and ideally competitions, home and away.
Assist with Game-day operations, Film, Campus visits for recruits.
Other duties as assigned within the scope of NCAA, Northeast Conference (NEC) and institutional rules.
 
Collegiate or professional playing experience (must be able to hit with the team)
Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent)
Ideal candidate should want college coaching as their future profession
Ready to be on campus no later than the final week of August 2016
Please send resume and 3 references to: Rose Ketmayura (Rose.Ketmayura@liu.edu)

April 27, 2016

New Jersey Institute of Technology - Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

The New Jersey Institute of Technology is a division I school with strong academics.  We're located in Newark, NJ, just twenty minutes from New York City. We compete in the prestigious Atlantic Sun Conference and have our own indoor facility on campus.  Both teams are very competitive. 

The Assistant Coach position is part time, pays well, has no benefits, and offers the opportunity for additional income and quick advancement.  The candidate must be a U.S. citizen or have a U.S. working visa.

Interested parties should forward their resume to Head Coach Ira Miller at imiller@njit.edu.

April 27, 2016

New Jersey Institute of Technology - Graduate Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis

The New Jersey Institute of Technology is a division I school with strong academics.  We're located in Newark, NJ, just twenty minutes from New York City. We compete in the prestigious Atlantic Sun Conference and have our own indoor facility on campus.  Both teams are very competitive. 

The GA position is open to any qualified candidate who can be admitted into one of our graduate programs.  It comes with full tuition and a yearly stipend.

Interested parties should forward their resume to Head Coach Ira Miller at imiller@njit.edu.

April 27, 2016

Northern New Jersey - Summer Tennis Instructors 

Summer Tennis Instructors Needed for a camp in Northern New Jersey.  Must have a strong playing background and enjoy working with junior players of all levels.  Opportunities for those local to teach 9-5pm, and for those not local to teach, board in the dorm, and assist with evening activities. Salary is competitive.  Must be a U.S. citizen or have U.S. working papers.  

Interested parties should forward their resume to Head Coach Ira Miller at imiller@njit.edu.

April 27, 2016

Texas A&M University - Volunteer Women's Assistant Tennis Coach

To provide a positive environment for our Women’s Tennis Student-Athletes conducive to athletic development, social growth, and preparation for life beyond college.

*Assist in training and evaluation
*Coach at all practices and competitions, home and away. 
*Assist with game-day operations, film, and campus visits for recruits.
*General communications using current social media platforms.  
*Other duties as assigned within the scope of NCAA, SEC Conference and institutional rules.    

REQUIREMENTS:
* Collegiate or professional playing experience
* Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent)
* Ideal candidate should want college coaching as their future profession
* Ready to be on campus no later than the final week of August 2016

Please send resume and 3 references to: Patrick Sullivan (psullivan@athletics.tamu.edu)

April 27, 2016

Camp Walt Whitman - Summer Tennis Camp Counselors

When:  June 24 to August 12
 
Brief description: Our camp is beautifully located in the scenic White Mountains of New Hampshire surrounded by the shores of Lake Armington. We are looking for motivated individuals who will be on court with the tennis director for approximately 6-8 hours per day; tennis instructors receive one day off per week. Tennis Director will provide all the drills, and there will be opportunities each day to work on your tennis game as the tennis staff consists of college players and teaching professionals from across the country. There is a fully equipped weight room on campus, a staff lounge equipped with computers, swimming pools, lakes, and nearby mountains, and some of the best facilities you can utilize to improve yourself. From the moment you arrive on the shores of Lake Armington you will be surrounded by New Hampshire's beautiful White Mountains and by an amazing group of people. Each summer over 200 staff members from across the globe converge and form some of the best friends of their life. Staff return to camp summer after summer because of the people they meet.

Along with the people, your days are filled with exciting activities. Imagine playing basketball, baseball, hockey or soccer, painting watercolors or throwing a clay pot, flying down the zip line at the ropes course, or volleying on our tennis courts with a great group of kids, all in one day. A day at camp is a blast!

You will challenge yourself on hikes and waterskiing, but you will also have the opportunity to accomplish your personal goals. We want you to gain a wealth of new experiences. Travel throughout New England; gain valuable work experience. We feel that if you have the summer of your life, our campers will too, and they will remember you for a lifetime!
This could be your summer job!
 
Compensation: 
$250-$300 per week, room and board, and a travel allowance to and from camp; this experience can also be used as a paid internship. Once you arrive to camp, you will have no expenses.
 
Contact:  Please email your questions to Montana@calu.edu
 
Benefits:  This experience is a great resume builder as you will be working and living with kids. This is a wonderful opportunity for those that want to get into coaching or teaching, or for those that just want to earn some extra money over the summer.

April 27, 2016

Southern Utah University - Head Men's Tennis Coach

Southern Utah University invites applications for Men’s Head Tennis Coach. This is a full-time, 11-month position to start June 1, 2016. Salary is 30,000 + depending on qualification and experience; excellent benefits.


General Summary
Develop, lead, and administer a Division I Men's Tennis program in accordance with University, Big Sky and NCAA guidelines.



Duties and Responsibilities 

1. Develop, lead, and administer a Division I Men's Tennis program; in
Accordance with University, Big Sky Conference, and NCAA guidelines. Includes recruiting, scheduling, coaching, and managing a tennis program with a demonstrated commitment to high academic and athletic success.
2. Make sound fiscal decisions as it relates to operations, recruiting, and scheduling, with specific design to increase visibility of the team within the campus and local community.    
3. Be an ambassador for Men’s Tennis and Tennis in general, locally and nationally, with a commitment to promote the SUU brand.
4.Fulfill other duties assigned by the Director of Athletics and/or the Executive Staff member assigned as your sport administrator.

Education, Experience, Training and Skills
1. Master's degree preferred; bachelor's degree required.                  
2. CPR/First Aid certification or be certified by the time employment starts.
3. Proven knowledge of and commitment to NCAA rules and regulations.
4. Demonstrated skill in working with and developing student-athletes.                                                                   
5. Demonstrated coaching ability in the sport of tennis. 3-4 years of collegiate coaching experience preferred with a documented and proven history of success.                                            
6. Ability to abide by and enforce SUU, Big Sky and NCAA rules and regulations.

Application: Individuals are asked to attach and send, electronically, the following required documents:  a cover letter, resume/CV, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references to Todd Brown at brownt@suu.edu.

In accordance with Utah State Code 53B-1-110, appointment to this position is contingent upon the successful passing of a background check.


 

April 27, 2016

Southern Utah University - Head Women's Tennis Coach

Southern Utah University invites applications for Women’s Head Tennis Coach.  This is a full-time, 11-month position to start June 1, 2016.  Salary is 30,000 + depending on qualification and experience; excellent benefits


General Summary
Develop, lead, and administer a Division I Women's Tennis program in accordance with University, Big Sky and NCAA guidelines.

Duties and Responsibilities
1. Develop, lead, and administer a Division I Women's Tennis program in accordance with University, Big Sky and NCAA guidelines, including recruiting, scheduling, coaching, and managing the program with a demonstrated commitment to high academic and athletic success.
2. Make sound fiscal decisions as it relates to operations, recruiting, and scheduling, with specific design to increase visibility of the team within the campus and local community.    
3. Be an ambassador for Women’s Tennis and Tennis in general, locally and nationally, with a commitment to promote the SUU brand.
4. Fulfill other duties assigned by the Director of Athletics or the Executive Staff member assigned as your sport administrator.

Education, Experience, Training and Skills
1. Master's degree preferred; bachelor's degree required.                                                           
2. CPR/First Aid certification. Or be certified by the time employment starts.
3. Proven knowledge of and commitment to NCAA rules and regulations.
4. Demonstrated skill in working with and developing student-athletes.                                                                   
5. Demonstrated coaching ability in the sport of tennis. 3-4 years of collegiate coaching experience preferred with a documented and proven history of success.                                            
6. Ability to abide by and enforce SUU, Big Sky and NCAA rules and regulations.

Application: Individuals are asked to attach and send, electronically, the following required documents:  a cover letter, resume/CV, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references to Todd Brown at brownt@suu.edu.

In accordance with Utah State Code 53B-1-110, appointment to this position is contingent upon the successful passing of a background check.

April 27, 2016

University of Arizona - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

The University of Arizona invites applications for the full-time position of Assistant Coach, Women’s Tennis. The position reports to the Head Coach of the Women’s Tennis Program and acts within the rules and regulations of the University, the Pac-12 conference, and NCAA.  

The University’s strength in undergraduate education and scientific research is paralleled by its excellence on the court and other venues of its 20-sport Intercollegiate Athletic Program. The Arizona Wildcats compete in the tradition-rich Pac-12 Conference, “The Conference of Champions.” For a more comprehensive view of what makes working in our department unique, please visit www.arizonawildcats.com.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

Accepting a new position is a big life step. We want potential candidates and their families to be able to make informed decisions. Candidates who are considering relocation to the Tucson or Phoenix area, and have been offered an on-site interview, are encouraged to use the free services offered by Above & Beyond Relocation Services (ABRS). Ask your department contact to be introduced to ABRS prior to your visit.

The University of Arizona has been recognized on Forbes 2015 list of America’s Best Employers in the United States and has been awarded the 2015 Work-Life Seal of Distinction by the Alliance for Work-Life Progress! For more information about working at the University of Arizona, please click here.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
*Assisting the head coach in recruiting high-level student-athletes
*Being able to run effective team and individual practice
*Conducting video sessions and analyzing practice/match play (TennisAnalytics)
*Displaying a positive demeanor at practice and during competition
*Demonstrating competency in player development
*Supervising and directing student-managers
*Adhering to NCAA and Pac-12 conference rules
*Participating in community events and outreach
*Performing other duties as assigned (i.e. transporting student-athletes, overseeing equipment inventory etc…)

Minimum qualifications:
*Bachelor’s Degree
*Competitive playing and/or coaching experience at the D1 collegiate level
*Working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
*Excellent understanding of junior/collegiate tennis (both national and international)
*Strong organizational and administrative skills
*Outstanding interpersonal communications skills
*Strong commitment to academic and athletic success
*Comfortable traveling across the United States as well as abroad


Preferred qualifications
*Budget management and fundraising experience
*Willingness to work with a diverse population
*Possess social media know-how
*Ability to write, draft, proof, and edit text for publication
*Knowledge of relevant computer programs (MS Word, MS Excel, etc)

April 25, 2016

University of Illinois - Head Women's Tennis Coach

PRIMARY FUNCTION:  Responsible for planning, development and administration of all phases of the Women’s Tennis program
 
RESPONSIBILITIES: 
 Head Coach will be responsible for the following:
• Administration of the budget which includes preparation and management, scheduling, travel, supplies and equipment, recruitment and selection of athletic scholarship recipients
• Promotion of academic success and graduation of student-athletes.

• Organization, planning and conduct of team training, practice and conditioning activities.

• Provision of mentoring to student-athletes to foster a positive team environment as well as personal and social growth amongst team members.

• Initiation and expansion of support services as they relate to women’s tennis and appropriate public relations and promotional activities necessary for success of the program.

• Selection of additional coaching personnel and staff development.

• Recruitment qualified and competitive student athletes.
• Performance of public relations activities for the women’s tennis program to cultivate relationships with the community, alumni and the media.

• Working compatibly and cooperatively with the staff and personnel in the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics.
• Represent University at national, state, and local professional organization events.
 
• Maintain knowledge of, and compliance with, specific NCAA, Big Ten Conference and institutional rules that relate to this position is required.

• Adherence to the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics Coaches Code of Conduct.
 
Qualifications:


Education:
 Required 
Bachelor’s degree in sports management, kinesiology, recreation or related field
Preferred:
 Master’s degree in same fields
 
Experience:
Required

• Demonstrated coaching experience in planning and directing a highly-skilled women’s tennis team

• Proven ability to select, recruit and develop highly qualified student-athletes
• Knowledge of personnel management and staff development, financial planning, and personal relations skills in dealing with student-athletes, peers, administrative personnel, and the general public. 
• Minimum three to five years coaching experience

• High moral and ethical standards required.
Preferred:

• Three to five years coaching at Division I level preferred

• Significant competitive tennis playing experience


Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
 
Starting Date:   As soon as possible following completion of search.
 
Application:

To receive full consideration, application materials must be received by May 16, 2016. Applications not submitted through http://jobs.illinois.edu will not be considered.  Candidate must upload a letter of application and resume.  Online application will require the names and contact information for three references.  For further information regarding application procedures, contact:  Ryan Squire, Associate Athletic Director, squire@illinois.edu.

Interviews may take place prior to closing date, but no selection will be made until after closing date.
The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

Click Here to Apply

April 19, 2016

Oklahoma Baptist University - Assistant Tennis Coach

Oklahoma Baptist University is a private Christian University that is currently finishing the first year of transition into NCAA Division II. The OBU Tennis teams are currently competing in the Great American Conference. OBU is located just outside of Oklahoma City, OK.

Purpose: Assist in the coordination of all aspects of the tennis program for Oklahoma Baptist University.

Essential Functions: Assist the head men's and women's tennis coach with the following;
1. recruiting
2. fundraising
3. planning practice and supervising student-athlete workouts
4. traveling to matches and managing the men's and women's teams
5. arranging team travel
6. assisting in the spiritual, mental, physical, and educational aspects of the student athletes development.
 
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree, tennis Coaching Experience at collegiate, high school, or club level. Candidate must be able to learn and follow all NCAA Division 2 rules as well as pass the NCAA recruiting test. The candidate must also be an active member of a local evangelical church.
 
Compensation:
$32-$35,000 with full benefits.
 
Link for more info and apply:  https://www.okbu.edu/hr/jobs.html
Any questions can be submitted to the head coach- peter.mccorkle@okbu.edu

April 18, 2016

George Washington University - Head Women's Tennis Coach

The George Washington University Department of Athletics and Recreation actively engages our students, our campus community, our alumni and our fans through the spirit of healthy living and competition. Located in the heart of our nation’s capital, this world-class university aspires to have a world-class athletics and recreation program. We are committed to building and sustaining a program that mirrors the overall excellence of the university, by providing students an unparalleled opportunity for achievement and engaging the larger community as we grow and cultivate the next generation of leaders.

GW Tennis is seeking a Head Women’s Coach to assist with all aspects of the Women’s Tennis Program, including the recruitment of qualified athletes, the coaching and instruction of student-athletes, monitoring and supporting academic progress and progression toward degree, monitoring budgets, alumni and donor engagement, and more.

Responsibilities include:
Identifying and recruiting academically and athletically talented student-athletes.
Team coaching and individual player development.
Monitoring academic, social and personal development of student-athletes.
Budget management and team fundraising
Student-Athlete Well Being

Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree and combination of training and experience, is necessary plus 4 years of relevant experience


April 18, 2016

George Washington University - Head Men's Tennis Coach

The George Washington University Department of Athletics and Recreation actively engages our students, our campus community, our alumni and our fans through the spirit of healthy living and competition. Located in the heart of our nation’s capital, this world-class university aspires to have a world-class athletics and recreation program. We are committed to building and sustaining a program that mirrors the overall excellence of the university, by providing students an unparalleled opportunity for achievement and engaging the larger community as we grow and cultivate the next generation of leaders.

GW Tennis is seeking a Head Men’s Coach to assist with all aspects of the Men’s Tennis Program, including the recruitment of qualified athletes, the coaching and instruction of student-athletes, monitoring and supporting academic progress and progression toward degree, monitoring budgets, alumni and donor engagement, and more.

Responsibilities include:
Identifying and recruiting academically and athletically talented student-athletes.
Team coaching and individual player development.
Monitoring academic, social and personal development of student-athletes.
Budget management and team fundraising
Student-Athlete Well Being

Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree and combination of training and experience, is necessary plus 4 years of relevant experience


April 12, 2016

Loomis Racquet Academy, Swarthmore College - Summer Tennis Camp Counselors

Loomis Racquet Academy at Swarthmore College is looking for high energy tennis staff for the summer camp.  Located at Swarthmore College which is in a quaint suburb of Philadelphia. The campus is rated as one of the most beautiful colleges by Travel and Leisure Magazine and an easy trip to downtown Philadelphia. Usual schedule includes morning and afternoon tennis. One week of junior resident camp and one weekend of adult camp

Dates: July 10-17, 2016 (with an option to stay for the day junior camp from July 17-21)
Compensation: $500 for the week (July 10-17), including room and board
Contact: website is www.LoomisRacquetAcademy.com

If interested, please email Jeremy at jloomis1@swarthmore.edu

April 4, 2016

Biola University - Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

Biola University, a private Christian university in Southern California, seeks a head coach to build and sustain a dynamic team program where student-athletes have a positive intercollegiate experience, demonstrate exceptional skills, while fully committed to the mission and goals of the university and adhering to all current affiliation policies, as well as applicable conference and national association rules and regulations. Responsible for establishing a culture of compliance with conference and NCAA rules within the program. Maintains a clear understanding of the institution’s emergency medical plans and is certified in CPR/AED and first aid.

Part-time 10 month contract, $35,000 yr + option for health insurance

Link for more info and to apply: https://biola.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=455

March 28, 2016

Evert Tennis Academy - Strength & Conditioning Summer Intern

Job Description & Application Link: Click Here

March 28, 2016

CourtSense - Tennis Training Center - Tennis Professional Position

Immediate openings for tennis professionals to join the CourtSense Team in one of our locations in Northern New Jersey.  Excellent opportunity for candidates that want to grow in the tennis industry, and be a part of a team that is passionate about tennis and helping people improve on and off the tennis court. CourtSense through its four locations in Tenafly, Bogota, Alpine and Englewood offers year around junior and adult programs, beginner to pro level, private instruction and administrative services. Each tennis professional that joins CourtSense is diligently trained by our directors to apply the CourtSense methodology of teaching the game of tennis.

CourtSense currently owns and operates Tenafly Racquet Club and Bogota Racquet Club, and manages Alpine Country Club and Englewood Field Club.

Experience working at a Country Club and/or adult clientele is an added bonus.  Compensation is based upon ability and experience. All positions are full time, year round commitment.

Please provide a Resume/Curriculum Vitae and 3 job references by email to Ognen Nikolovski at ognen.n@courtsense.com

March 28, 2016

CourtSense - High Performance Training Center - Assistant Tennis Professional Position

Immediate opening for a tennis professional to join the CourtSense High Performance Coaching Team in our location at Bogota Racquet Club, New Jersey.  Excellent opportunity for candidates that want to grow in the tennis industry, and be a part of a team that is passionate about tennis and guiding juniors through their development process on and off the tennis court.  Position will require frequent traveling to local and some national tournaments.  Also, position requires ability to hit with the highest level juniors.

Compensation is based upon ability and experience. Position is full time, year round commitment.

Please provide a Resume/Curriculum Vitae and 3 job references by email to Ognen Nikolovski at ognen.n@courtsense.com

March 24, 2016

Tabor College - Graduate Assistant Coach & Athletic Administrative Assistant

Tabor College is seeking applications for a graduate assistant working primarily as an assistant coach for the tennis program, but with duties in athletic administration.  Graduate work toward a Masters of Business Administration (MBA).  Candidates must affirm Tabor distinctives as a decidedly Christian college and articulate a personal faith in Christ.  A Bachelor’s degree is required.  Coaching and/or competitive experience is preferred.  Start date is August 1, 2016.
 
Apply electronically with letter of interest, resume, and names of three professional references to Ruth Funk, HR Coordinator, ruthf@tabor.edu.

March 22, 2016

University of La Verne - Graduate Assistant Coach, Women's Tennis

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree; admittance into a graduate program at the University of La Verne; previous playing at the collegiate level and coaching/teaching experience; a strong desire to pursue coaching as a career, understand the Division III philosophy and how to motivate Division III college athletes.  

Responsibilities: Assist in all aspects of running a Division III program.  This includes recruiting, monitoring study hall, mentoring, fundraising, travel, coaching, organizing practice, and equipment management.  The candidate will be required to travel to all matches and must be able to drive a van.  

Compensation: The university covers 24 units of graduate studies per academic calendar year.  A $3,000 per year stipend is also included.  Must be able to work in the US.  

Possible additional compensation: There are several tennis academies in the area where the candidate could teach for additional income.

Please send resumes, list of 3 references, and cover letter to Yolanda Duron, Head Coach at yduron@laverne.edu. Review of applications will begin May 1, 2016.

March 14, 2016

University of Pennsylvania - Assistant Coach, Women's Tennis

Job Description and Application Link:
https://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/16632

March 7, 2016

King University - Graduate Assistant Coach, Men's & Women's Tennis

The Graduate Assistant will assist the Head Coach in every aspect of the program. King University is located in Bristol, TN, and participates in NCAA Division II and is a member of Conference Carolinas.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to jdhicks@king.edu
 
Qualifications: A bachelor's degree is required, along with admission into King's MBA or M.Ed. program, plus collegiate playing experience in the associated sport. Candidates must also complete a driver approval process and background check.
 
About King University
King University is a Presbyterian, master's-level comprehensive university located in Bristol, TN and nestled in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains. King is a member of NCAA Division II and Conference Carolinas, and sponsors 25 varsity sports. King University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. EOE.


March 7, 2016

Springfield College - Graduate Assistant Coach, Women's Tennis

Our women's tennis graduate assistant position will be open for the fall of 2016. We are looking for a female who possesses high character and leadership attributes with a deep passion for coaching tennis. This individual will have the opportunity to earn a masters or doctoral degree at Springfield College while teaching students in the classroom setting and coaching the women's tennis team. Teaching fellows receive a tuition waiver and monthly stipend.

Job responsibilities: Include but are not limited to: assisting the head tennis coach with the following: recruiting, executing practice plans and supervising student-athlete workouts, traveling to matches and managing the team; arranging team travel; athlete development; and teaching activity classes.
 
Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have collegiate tennis playing experience and must have strong leadership skills. The candidate must possess a positive mental attitude and the ability to effectively communicate and work well with student-athletes, parents, faculty, staff and the community.
 
The position will require work on weekends, nights, and holidays. The position reports to the Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach.

 

Apply Here: http://springfield.edu/admissions/graduate-admissions/fellowships?page=5

 

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