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June 23, 2016

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley - Head Men's Tennis Coach

Manage day to day operations for the Men’s Tennis program. Responsible for planning, supervision and coordination of all aspects of the Men’s Tennis program

Description of Duties
• Administers and manages the Men’s University Tennis program.
• Provides instruction and direction to the Men’s Tennis program.
• Oversees budget for program.
• Scheduling Tournaments.
• Arranges all travel aspects for team.
• Recruits student athletes.
• Coordinates or completes submission of all applications for official travel.
• Supervises team while competing on the road.
• Coordinates or completes submission of travel expenditure reports.
• Coordinates submission of scholarship processing forms.
• Other duties as assigned.

Required Education: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.

Licenses/Certifications: Valid Texas driver’s license or ability to obtain within six (6) weeks of hiring.

Required Experience: Three (3) of collegiate Tennis coaching experience.

Desired Experience: Playing experience preferred (NCAA or Professional).

Working Conditions: Needs to be able to successfully perform all required duties. Some work is performed in a normal office setting. Sits, stands, bends, lifts and moves intermittently during working hours. During course of day, can interact with students, faculty, and staff by computer, phone, or in person. Must be able to spend extended periods of time for practices and matches and be able to travel as job demands.

• Understands and adheres to all policies and procedures of the University, Conference and the NCAA. Assumes complete responsibility to ensure that the student-athletes conduct themselves in an appropriate manner in accordance with NCAA policies.
• Understands that violation(s) of NCAA rules could result in sanctions being placed against the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and the University.
• Attends regularly scheduled compliance meetings to maintain knowledge of current and recently established policies.
• Have familiarity and knowledge of NCAA Division I rules required as part of job duties.
• Ability to exhibit integrity with high ethical standards and strict adherence to NCAA, conference, university and departmental rules and regulations as well as solid commitment to academic integrity, student-athlete welfare, ethnic diversity and gender equity.

Application Link:
https://careers.utrgv.edu/postings/11527

June 22, 2016

Vassar College - Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

About Vassar College
Located in the scenic Mid-Hudson Valley, Vassar College is a highly selective, residential, coeducational liberal arts college. Vassar College athletics programs are conducted in compliance with policies, procedures and regulations of Vassar College, the NCAA and the Liberty League.
Vassar College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.
Vassar College is a smoke free/tobacco free campus.

Position Summary and Responsibilities
Vassar College invites applications for the position of Assistant Men's Tennis Coach. The individual will report to the Head Men's Tennis Coach. Weekend, holiday, early morning and/or late evening hours are required. This part-time academic-year position is not eligible for benefits.

The successful candidate will assist the head coach in all aspects of a competitive collegiate tennis program including, but not limited to:
- On-court instruction for practices and games
- Creation of practice plans
- Player and team development
- Academic monitoring
- Game strategies and competitive coaching

- Scouting opponents
- Recruitment and retention of qualified student-athletes
- Budget management
- Team travel
- Other duties as assigned

Qualifications
Bachelor's degree with tennis coaching and/or playing experience at the collegiate/club or higher level is necessary. The individual should have strong organizational and communication skills and be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and EMS. Participation in community service and fundraising activities for the program. Knowledge and compliance with ITA (Intercollege Tennis Association, Vassar College and Liberty League rules and regulations are required in addition to an unrestrictive driver's license. Certification in CPR, AED and First Aid is necessary but can be obtained though Vassar College as needed. The successful result of a background check is mandatory.

Required Applicant Documents
Resume
Cover Letter
Contact Information for 3 References

Special Instructions to Applicants
To complete your on-line application, you will be required to attach a cover letter describing your interest in and qualifications for the position, a résumé, and contact information, including phone numbers and email addresses, for three references. All attachments must be in Word or PDF format. Applications through e-mail will not be accepted. Priority will be given to those applications received by July 15, 2016. For additional information please visit Vassar at www.vassar.edu.

Anticipated Start Date:
08-15-2016

To Apply
All applicants must apply online at: http://apptrkr.com/829422.

Vassar is strongly committed to fostering a community that reflects the values of a liberal arts education and to promoting an environment of equality, inclusion and respect for difference. Vassar College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.

June 21, 2016

University of North Georgia - Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

Benefits Eligible: Yes

Campus Location: Dahlonega

General Summary:
The University of North Georgia is accepting applications for an Assistant Coach, Tennis.  This position will perform various duties as assigned by the Head Tennis Coach and Director of Athletics.
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 17,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:
This position will:
* Assist the Head Tennis Coach in conducting the UNG Tennis program according to all university and NCAA rules, regulations, guidelines, and standards.
* Assist in scheduling an
d supervision of regular practice, individual sessions, conditioning and weight training sessions, and monitoring academic success and progress towards graduation for all student-athletes involved in the program.
* Assist with travel plans for the program and ensures visiting team’s needs are met while on campus.
* Participate in the recruitment and mentorship of scholar-athletes.
* Assist with student-athlete eligibility certification and completion of forms, medical exams, and provide NCAA reports to the Compliance Office as required.
* Communicate and develop rapport with students, parents, alumni, faculty/staff, and administration; engages in public relation activities; participates in a variety of fundraising activities; promotes UNG and the Tennis program in a positive manner.
* Assist with responsibility for facility supervision, setting up equipment for Home Match and general maintenance of the Tennis Facility at UNG.
* Perform additional duties that may be assigned by the Head Tennis Coach or Director of Athletics.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
* Experience and knowledge of the Sport of Tennis with the ability to improve individual techniques/skills and game strategy.
* Strong oral and written communication skills; excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills; and adequate computer skills.
* High ethical standards and ability to relate work with a diverse faculty, staff, students and other publics.
Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
* Bachelor’s degree preferred.  An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
* Collegiate playing or coaching experience required.
* Must be willing to obtain certifications in CPR/AED and be willing to obtain other certifications as needed.

Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae

Employer Information:

All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.
 
Link to application: http://ung.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=21216&job=assistant-coach-tennis

June 21, 2016

Cornell University - Volunteer Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

Cornell University is seeking a qualified candidate for the Volunteer Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach Position. This position will assist the Men’s Tennis program with the organizing, planning and coaching of the Men’s Tennis team.
 
Knowledge, Skills, Ability:
Attention to details
Very well organized and disciplined
Knowledge of intercollegiate sports operations
Ability to work in a highly dynamic and diverse university setting
 
Essential Functions:
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting the head and assistant coaches in daily operations; on court coaching in team and individual settings; working within the Ivy League and NCAA rules and regulations.
 
Great opportunity for coaches looking to enter and pursuit a career in NCAA Division 1 tennis.
 
Please send inquires along with a CV and references to Silviu Tanasoiu (sat84@cornell.edu)

June 21, 2016

University of Minnesota - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

Responsibilities:
Assist head coach in all aspects of developing and maintaining a competitive intercollegiate sport program within the - NCAA and Big Ten Conference.
Instruct and teach student athletes in fundamentals of sport technique and strategy.
Plan and execute practice and competition plans including the evaluation of opponents.
Evaluate and recruit qualified, diverse, student athletes to the University of Minnesota whose athletic skills make them highly competitive in the Big Ten and whose academic abilities make them good candidates for a meaningful academic experience and graduation from the University of Minnesota.
Perform administrative responsibilities, including assisting in budge planning and management, scheduling of competitions; planning and executing team travel
Provide opportunities for student athletes to develop like and leadership skill
Assist in monitoring the academic performance of student athletes to help them achieve their full potential
Establish and maintain effective relationships within the Intercollegiate Athletics Department, the University, community, booster club, alumni, high school coaches, media, and the general public.
Represent the University and Intercollegiate Athletics Department in a positive manner in public and private forums.
Commit to adhering to all rules and regulations of the department, the University, the Big Ten Conference, and the NCAA

Qualifications:
Required:  Bachelor’s degree
Preferred: Three years of Division I coaching experience

To Apply: Visit http://humanresources.umn.edu/jobs

June 21, 2016

University of Texas - Volunteer Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

University Of Texas is seeking a volunteer coach.
Many opportunities (and plenty time) outside of the University to make money coaching (Austin’s tennis clubs and tennis community is extremely active)
We are ideally looking for someone with a strong playing background.

Email: courtney.dolehide@athletics.utexas.edu with resume or inquiries.

June 20, 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

June 14, 2016

Juniata College  -  Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

Juniata College invites applications for a full-time Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach. Juniata is a co-educational, liberal arts college, highly regarded for its academic excellence, with an enrollment of 1,600 students. Scheduled for completion this fall, the college’s Winton Hill Athletic Complex will include new tennis and locker room facilities. Responsibilities for the position include; but are not limited to, the organization and administration of successful NCAA Division III men’s and women’s tennis programs. Juniata is a founding member of the highly regarded Landmark Conference, which is committed to conducting intercollegiate athletics programs in a way that recognizes, as paramount, the centrality of the academic mission at each member institution. Appropriate collateral administrative or coaching responsibilities will be assigned. Bachelor Degree required; Master’s Degree preferred. The ideal candidate will have previous college coaching and/or playing experience and an understanding of the Division III philosophy and its role at a private liberal arts institution. Candidates must have experience recruiting on the collegiate level, possess strong organizational and interpersonal skills, communicate effectively, and demonstrate a willingness to work in a team-oriented environment that values community.

Juniata College takes positive steps to enhance diversity in both its community and its curriculum. The College commits to this policy, not because of legal obligations, but because it fully believes that such practices are basic to human dignity.  It is the policy of Juniata College to conduct background checks. To apply for this position, please complete the online application at http://www.juniata.edu/jobs.

June 13, 2016

Old Dominion University  -  Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

Old Dominion University, a NCAA Division I member of Conference USA, is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach. The Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach will assist the Head Men’s Tennis Coach in all aspects of the NCAA Division I program.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: evaluating and recruiting potential student athletes, organizing and conducting team practices, planning and organizing team travel, performing administrative and public relations duties, and other duties as assigned. Also, demonstrating a commitment and adherence to NCAA and Conference rules and regulations.

Minimum Requirements:
- Master’s degree or a bachelor’s degree with work experience equivalent to a master’s degree.
- Coaching and/or playing experience at the high NCAA Division 1 level.
- High level of junior tennis knowledge, in particular international junior tennis (ITF).
- Strong written and speaking communication skills as it pertains to recruiting, donor interactions, and player development.
- Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, as well as strong knowledge of Microsoft Office are required. 

Preferred Qualifications:
- Successful NCAA Division 1 coaching experience.
- Professional tennis playing experience.
- Proven record of player development.
- Established network/track record of recruiting success.
- Social Media adept (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc.)

Salary Range: $35,000 - $40,000

All applications are to be submitted online http://jobs.odu.edu/postings/3518. Review of applications will begin immediately.

Old Dominion University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and requires compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986.

June 13, 2016

Concordia University Texas  - Graduate Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

Overview: Concordia University Texas is a Division III school location in Austin, Texas. We compete in the American Southwest Conference. This position would be the number two coach in command on staff. Position will receive full tuition waiver for graduate program, $1,000 stipend per semester, and one free meal per day that the cafeteria is open. There is the opportunity to make extra money through lessons and country clubs in the surrounding area.

Job Description: 
Seeking 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:
 Assisting with practices, competition, recruiting, academic monitoring, and any other tasks that would come up with assisting in the tennis program.

Minimum Qualifications:
 Bachelor’s degree with playing experience at the college level and the ability to communicate effectively within the philosophy or Concordia University. Must be a graduate student that remains in good academic standing while at Concordia University.

To Apply: Send brief introduction and resume to daniel.whitehead@concordia.edu

June 13, 2016

Northern Illinois University  - Graduate Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

Northern Illinois, a NCAA Division I institution, member of the Mid-American Conference invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant for Women’s Tennis within the department of Athletics.

This is a 9-month position which includes a tuition waiver and a stipend of $9,000 per year. The successful applicant must meet the admission requirements for Northern Illinois’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 Mid-American Conference, the Athletics Department and Northern Illinois 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; admission into the Northern Illinois Graduate School.

Preferred qualifications include: previous tennis coaching experience; previous collegiate level playing experience; computer skills; good communication skills via phone and email for arranging travel.

Location: 1525 West Lincoln Highway ,Dekalb, Illinois 60115

To assure full consideration, interested individuals MUST email Head Women’s tennis coach Tanya Gombera at tgombera@niu.edu

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

June 9, 2016

Adrian College - Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

Adrian College is accepting applications for the NCAA Division III Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach position.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree and 1-3 years coaching experience or extensive tennis background required. Preference will be given to candidates with previous collegiate coaching experience. The successful candidate will demonstrate a proven knowledge for coaching as illustrated by excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to interact professionally within the department, the campus, and the national tennis community.

Salary commensurate with experience and educational background.

Responsibilities: Administration of all phases in the NCAA Division III Tennis Program including practice and coaching, recruiting of prospective student-athletes, athlete conditioning, and monitoring of student-athlete academic progress.

Applications: Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, current resume, and the names and contact information for three references to Michael Duffy, Director of Athletics, (mduffy@adrian.edu). A review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a successful candidate is identified.

Adrian College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and women and minorities are encouraged to apply. If offered a position, finalist must furnish proof of U.S. citizenship or proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. within three (3) days of commencing employment.

June 8, 2016

Albion College - Director of Tennis

The Albion College Department of Athletics invites applications for the position of Director of Tennis. This is a 10 month administrative position with employment beginning on immediately. Albion College offers 21 intercollegiate sports as a NCAA Division III liberal arts institution and a member of the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association. The Director of Tennis will serve as the Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach, as well as, the Director of the Ungrodt Tennis Center. This is a full time 10 month appointment which will run August 1 to May 31 annually.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: a)constructing & administering tennis workouts, including conditioning, technique training and mental preparation, b)recruiting, fundraising, and budgeting for the tennis program, c)scheduling meets, practice and community time in the Ungrodt Tennis Center, d)serving as meet manager for all home meets and arranging team meals, travel, and lodging for away matches, e)Hiring, supervising, and evaluating any Assistant Tennis Coaches, and all Ungrodt Tennis Center student employees, f) purchasing supplies, scheduling maintenance and maintaining Ungrodt Tennis Center, g) organize and maintain a community membership program for the Ungrodt Tennis Center.

Qualifications Include:
- Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree preferred.
- 2-3 years experience in collegiate coaching or 4-5 years combined experience as a collegiate
- Knowledge of NCAA and ITA rules and regulations.
- Experience recruiting
- Excellent knowledge of stroke mechanics and conditioning techniques

Application Process:
Review of interested candidates will begin immediately. Applicants should submit a letter of application, resume, and list of references by e-mail to marend@albion.edu (preferred method) or to Mr. Matt Arend, Director of Athletics, 611 East Porter Street, Albion, MI 49224

June 8, 2016

University of Pennsylvania - Tennis Professional

Summary:
The University of Pennsylvania’s Hecht Tennis Center is seeking a part-time tennis professional. Our facilities consist of 8 indoor courts and 12 outdoor courts, overlooking the Philadelphia skyline. This position is responsible for conducting tennis lessons and programs for all ages and ability levels, as well as assisting the Manager with marketing and recruitment. Both on and off court duties are required.

Duties:
1) Plan, coordinate and teach tennis clinics for a wide variety of age groups and skill levels. Clinics include stroke development, tennis rules and point play.
2) Provide private, semi-private and group lessons for beginner through advanced level players.
3) Market tennis programs within local community and recruit new members.
4) Serve as a lead tennis professional during summer camp programming, assisting Camp Director with camp flow, lesson plans and supervision of on court instruction.
5) Maintain courts in a professional manner and ensure a safe environment for all those who use the facility.
6) Effectively enforce university and facility policies and maintain appropriate behavior of participants in accordance with tennis etiquette norms and Penn policies.
7) Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
A High School Diploma or GED and 3 years to 5 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
 USPTA and/or PTR certification required or must be received within 3 months of hire. 
Experience in 10 and under development preferred.
 Collegiate playing experience preferred.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
 Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment.
Excellent customer service skills, friendly, outgoing, and positive attitude.
 Ability to resolve conflicts in a professional, tactful manner.
Ability to multi-task and learn quickly.
 Possess time management and organizational skills.
 Must be able to walk and stand for long periods of time.
 Ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required.

Compensation is based on hourly pay and is commensurate with experience.
Please send resumes to Ellah Nze at ellahn@upenn.edu

June 7, 2016

Notre Dame of Maryland - Head Women's Tennis Coach.

Position Description and Application: https://ndm.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=71078

June 7, 2016

Wesleyan College (Macon, GA) - Head Women's Tennis Coach.

Position Description
Responsible for coaching, teaching, recruiting and managing the Wesleyan College, NCAA, Division III, tennis program. Provides support to the athletic program for game day operations. This position reports to the Vice President for Student Affairs, Dean of Students and Athletic Director.

Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree required; in a related field highly preferred. Experience coaching on the college level preferred, high school level required. The position requires demonstrated skills in communication, flexibility, organization, leadership, problem­ solving, human relations, and ability to work with diverse populations.

Appointment, Salary, & Benefits
This is a full­time, 11 month position.

Major Duties & Responsibilities
● Plan, organize, and conduct practice sessions.
● Provide training direction, encouragement, and motivation in order to prepare athletes for games, and competitive events.
● Keep abreast of changing rules, techniques, technologies, and philosophies relevant to tennis.
● Adjust coaching techniques, based on the strengths and weaknesses of athletes.
● Instruct individuals or groups in sports rules, game strategies, and performance principles, such as specific ways of moving the body, hands, or feet, to achieve desired results.
● Evaluate athletes' skills and review performance records to determine their fitness and potential in a particular area of athletics.
● Explain and enforce safety rules and regulations.
● Keep records of athlete, team, and opposing team performance.
● Plan and direct physical conditioning programs that will enable athletes to achieve maximum performance.
● Analyze the strengths and weaknesses of opposing teams to develop game strategies.
● Arrange and conduct sports ­related activities, such as training, skill­ improvement courses, clinics, and pre­season try­outs.
● Select, acquire, store, and issue equipment and other materials as necessary.
● Perform activities that support the team or a specific sport, such as meeting with media representatives and appearing at fundraising events.
● Develop and arrange competition schedules and programs, based on NCAA rules and USA South regulations.
● File recruitment reports that detail player assessments, provide recommendations on athlete recruitment, and identify locations and individuals to be targeted for future recruitment efforts.
● Plan all travel and accommodates for team.
● Manage and use appropriately the budget for the tennis program.
● Identify and recruit potential athletes.

Special Projects and Responsibilities
1. Coordinate and/or assist with special projects and committees as needed.
2. Maintain budget records.
3. Position will require night and weekend responsibilities.
4. Develop programs for student­ athlete wellness.
5. Serve as the coordinator for fall game day operations.
6. Develop summer tennis camps for grade school and high school players.
7. Other duties as assigned

All inquiries or letters of application (including resume and three professional references) contact: Patricia M. Gibbs, Vice President for Student Affairs, Wesleyan College, 4760 Forsyth Road, Macon, GA 31210. Electronic submissions are encouraged – tabercrombie@wesleyancollege.edu.

Preference will be given to applications received prior to June 24, 2016.

June 7, 2016

University of Arizona - Volunteer Assistant Women's Tennis Coach.

The volunteer assistant would assist in the day to day operation of the University of Arizona women's tennis program. Additionally, this individual would be involved in individual workouts as well as team practice. Video analysis, downloading, and recording of matches would also be required. Please send inquires along with a CV and references to Andrew Veeder.

June 3, 2016

Williams College - Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach.

The following are duties that the Assistant Coaches should expect to carry out. The position is a paid 10-month, full-time appointment. The Head Coaches of the women’s and men’s programs will work with the Assistant Coach to create a schedule where time is divided between the two programs with approximately 75% of time spent with the women’s team and 25% with the men’s team.

Responsibilities

Assist Head Women’s Coach in all areas, including the following:
- Practice planning and execution
- Individual court sessions with players
- Film Break Down
- Recruiting: correspondence, talent evaluation, on-campus visits
- Team transportation & driving
- Home event (dual matches and tournaments) management
- On-court coaching during matches
- Administrative office duties
- Assist with spring break travel planning
- Two-week training trip over spring break
- Other duties as assigned by Head Coach.

Assist Head Men’s Coach in the following areas:
- Practice planning and execution
- Individual court sessions with players
- Team transportation & driving
- Assist with spring break travel planning

Assist Coordinator of Student-Athlete Well-Being in programming when appropriate.

Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s Degree and collegiate playing or coaching experience required.
- Knowledge of NESCAC and NCAA DIII policies and strong interpersonal skills preferred.
- Successful candidate will be self-motivated and possess the ability to recruit, teach, and coach highly talented student-athletes who can succeed in a challenging academic environment.

Candidate must complete application on-line: https://staff-careers.williams.edu

June 3, 2016

Gonzaga University - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach.

Job Purpose:  
Assists the Head coach in development and administration of the University's Women's Tennis Program.  Including, but not limited to, coaching, mental training, recruiting, public relations, community involvement and administrative duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree and 2 years playing and/or coaching experience in Women’s Tennis with knowledge of rules of the game and playing strategies. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulation; ability to pass NCAA coach’s certification test.
Ability to travel throughout the academic year and summer.
Ability to communicate with and motivate student athletes.
Ability to pass a pre-employment physical.
Valid driver’s license with good driving record.

EEO Statement: Gonzaga Univerisity is a Jesuit, Catholic, humanistic institution, as is therefore interested in candidates who will contribute to its distinctive mission.  Gonzaga Uiversity is a committed EEO/AA employer and diversity candidates are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their disability status and/or protected veteran status.

For a complete job description, or to apply, please go to https://gonzaga.peopleadmin.com/

June 1, 2016

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

This is a full-time position (12 month appointment with benefits). Responsibilities include, but are not limited to assisting the head coach in coaching a Division I-A, Atlantic Coast Conference program. Will assist in evaluating and recruiting student-athletes, including international recruiting. Will work directly with student-athletes, parents, alumni, and contributors on aspects of the program. A Criminal Background Investigation and driver’s license check is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment. The selected candidate will exemplify Virginia Tech Athletics’ core values of Integrity, Service, Honor, Excellence, and Strong Together.

Bachelor’s degree with related experience. College coaching experience and/or playing experience. Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations required. Working knowledge of individual skills and team systems. Ability to recruit and instruct student-athletes. Strong desire and ability to promote the sport to the general public. Excellent work ethic and communication skills required to assist head coach in areas such as practice preparations, budgeting, scouting, match scheduling, and interactions with parents, support staff, and coaches. Ability to work with individuals from diverse backgrounds.
 
Preference will be given for master’s degree; Division I coaching and/or playing experience; Division I recruiting experience.
 
Salary is commensurate with experience. Candidates must complete an application on-line at http://www.jobs.vt.edu specifically for this position (search for Posting #AP0160141). Attach to the on-line application a letter of interest that addresses responsibilities and qualifications, a current resume, and the names and contact information for three references. Deadline for submission of credentials is June 17, 2016.
 
Emailed, mailed, or faxed resumes will not be accepted. If you have questions regarding the application or search process, please contact Pam Linkous, Senior Director of Human Resources, Virginia Tech Athletics (540) 231-3142 (pamela@vt.edu).
 
Virginia Tech has a strong commitment to the principle of diversity and, in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, and people with disabilities. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify the Department of Athletics at 540 -231-3142.

May 31, 2016

The University of Iowa - Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

The University of Iowa Athletics Department seeks applications for assistant men’s tennis coach. This is a full-time, 12-month position, salary range of $45,000 to $55,000 and includes full University benefits.

The successful candidate will assist in the coaching and administration of a Division I men’s intercollegiate tennis program; recruit as permitted by NCAA rules; and perform other duties as assigned by head coach. This position requires frequent travel, work in the evenings, on weekends and holidays, a valid U.S. driving license and the ability to meet The University of Iowa Fleet Safety Program driving standards.

Note to Applicant: Please ensure your resume/cover letter illustrates the experience you have that demonstrates the level of proficiency required for the qualifications listed below (working and extensive). For a complete definition of the proficiency levels, please visit: http://hr.uiowa.edu/competencies/proficiency-levels. Three professional references will be requested now and at a later step in the recruitment process, additional references may be requested.

Required Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree (or international equivalent)
- Demonstrated experience (typically 6 months to 1 year) coaching and training elite level tennis athletes at the Division I level
- Successful competitive playing experience at the NCAA Division I and/or ATP level and the ability to competitively challenge elite players on a NCAA Division I team
- Working knowledge and the ability to work constructively and collaboratively with individuals of diverse backgrounds
- Excellent oral and written communication skills; extensive proficiency in the ability to utilize practices, tools, and techniques for effective training delivery, marketing and recruiting

Desirable Qualifications:
- Minimum of two years of NCAA Division I tennis coaching experience, together with a working knowledge of managing team processes, issues, considerations and solutions at the NCAA Division I level
- Demonstrated experience in international and domestic talent assessment and successful recruitment of national caliber student-athlete
- Demonstrates extensive proficiency and ability to maintain productive, long-term relationships with staff, students, prospect’s coaches, and patrons

Application Procedure: To apply for this position, visit our website at http://jobs.uiowa.edu and search for Requisition #69087. Only applications submitted at http://jobs.uiowa.edu will be considered. Screening will start immediately and continue until the position is filled.

May 31, 2016

Bridgewater State University - Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

Bridgewater State University is seeking candidates for the position of Head Coach for Men’s and Women’s Tennis.  The successful candidate will oversee and coordinate the day to day operations of both the Men’s and Women’s Tennis Programs including teaching skills and strategies for the specific sport during practice and games in the traditional and non-traditional seasons as well as develop and implement a comprehensive recruiting plan to develop a highly competitive team.

General Responsibilities:
* Oversee and coordinate the day to day operations of both the Men’s and Women’s Tennis Programs including teaching skills and strategies for the specific sport during practice and games in the traditional and non-traditional seasons (at least 50%).
* Develop and implement a comprehensive recruiting plan to develop a highly competitive team.
* Organize and direct a comprehensive student-athlete support program including promotion of the program, leadership development and student-athlete motivation through programs such as Peer Mentors and SAAC.
* Coordinate team logistics with Athletic Department staff and other support personnel such as managers, scorekeepers, etc.
* Hire, supervise and evaluate assistant coaches.
* Adhere to and support all rules, conditions and regulations as set forth by Bridgewater State University, Conference affiliations and the National Collegiate Athletic Association pertaining to all aspects of the team’s management.
* Performs other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
* Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred
* Minimum of 3-4 years of coaching and/or playing experience, on the collegiate level preferred
 
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Applicants are required to apply online at https://jobs.bridgew.edu/postings/1872.  Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.  Questions regarding this position should be directed to Marybeth Lamb, Director of Athletics and Recreation at marybeth.lamb@bridgew.edu.

May 31, 2016

Methodist University - Head Men's Tennis Coach

Methodist University is accepting applications for this full-time head coaching position.  Responsibilities include the organization, development and implementation of the intercollegiate men’s tennis program in accordance with MU policies and NCAA Division III philosophies and regulations.

A letter of application, resume and contact info on three professional references is required for this application.
Applications will be reviewed immediately upon arrival and continue until the position is filled…salary to be determined commensurate with experience.

Methodist University in harmony with its tradition takes seriously the ethical and moral development of students.  Methodist University reserves the right to authenticate academic and professional credentials and consult public records prior to extending offers of employment.  EOE

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred.  Successful coaching, playing experience and appropriate tennis certifications expected.  This position will also work closely with our PTM Program (Professional Tennis Management) in the recruitment of prospective tennis students and the development of tennis on campus and within our Fayetteville community.

May 31, 2016

Lake Forest College - Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

Lake Forest College is accepting applications for the position of Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach. This is a full-time, non-tenure track faculty appointment with benefits. The chosen candidate will work as a member of the Forester athletic department “team” and support the mission and goals of the department and the College.

Responsibilities: This position, under the supervision of the Director of Athletics, provides opportunities and responsibilities that include, coaching, recruitment and retention of qualified student-athletes, contest scheduling, budget & equipment management, and annual spring trip planning/ fundraising. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, supporting academic success, leadership development, alumni & community engagement and other administrative and/or coaching duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics. Evening and weekend hours are required.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree and previous collegiate coaching and recruiting experience preferred. An ideal candidate should demonstrate a strong commitment to working in intercollegiate athletics and to the principles that guide Division III athletics. Successful candidates will demonstrate the potential for collaborative leadership, a high degree of personal initiative, and a commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusiveness. Candidates must have the ability to relate effectively to current and prospective student-athletes, exhibit strong time management and organizational skills, and demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as knowledge of NCAA and Midwest Conference rules and regulations.

Salary and benefits: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and at least three references to AthleticSearches@lakeforest.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and remain open until Friday, June 17, 2016. Letters of recommendation and official transcripts may be requested.

A highly selective liberal arts college located on Chicago’s North Shore, Lake Forest College enrolls approximately 1,600 students from over 47 states and 81 countries. The College sponsors 19 intercollegiate varsity sports, with approximately 400 varsity student-athletes competing annually, and is a member of the Midwest Conference, Northern Collegiate Hockey Association, and the NCAA Division III. Lake Forest College embraces diversity and encourages applications from women and other members of historically underrepresented groups.

For more information on Lake Forest College and Forester Athletics, please visit www.lakeforest.edu.

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 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

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

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.

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