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July 26, 2016

Monmouth University - Head Women's Tennis Coach

Monmouth University is seeking applications for a Head Coach of Men's Tennis in the Athletics department.

The candidate would be expected to: organize, plan and direct all aspects of a Division I program; monitor educational progress and welfare of student athletes; direct summer camps and clinics; assist alumni and booster activities; cooperate with news media.

A full list of job duties is available at http://jobs.monmouth.edu.

Required Degree, License or Certifications:

Bachelor's degree, Valid Automobile Driver's License in your state of principal residence, CPR and NCAA recruiting certification must be attained within six months from date of hire

Required Skills or Software:

Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

Required Years of Experience: 3

Other Requirements:

Three years of tennis coaching experience, preferably at a collegiate level. Must have tennis skills for on-court instruction and practice. Computer literate.

Preferred Qualifications:

NCAA Division I experience.

Log in to http://apptrkr.com/848661 to apply and see the job duties for this position no later than the deadline date.

Posting Date: 07/19/2016

Closing Date: 8/1/2016

Monmouth University is a private, mid-sized, residential university that is comprehensive in scope, supported by a broad commitment to the liberal arts. Founded in 1933, Monmouth offers 32 undergraduate and 23 graduate degree programs, and a doctoral program in Nursing Practice.  Students benefit from a rigorous academic experience, small classes, and professors who meet the highest standards for scholarship and teaching. They participate in more than 90 active clubs and organizations including 14 fraternities and sororities, six media organizations, and an NCAA Division I athletics program fielding 21 teams, expanded to include swimming in 2015.

Monmouth's beautiful coastal campus is convenient to New York City and Philadelphia, in a vibrant economic region with dynamic arts programming, American Revolution history sites, and nationally recognized parks and golf courses. The 159-acre campus features 54 buildings, which include a blend of historic landmarks and state-of-the-art facilities.

Through its academic offerings in liberal arts, science, and professional programs, Monmouth provides a highly personalized education that prepares students to realize their potential and to become engaged citizens in a diverse and increasingly interdependent world. Within its student body, 29 states and 28 foreign nations are represented.

Five centers of distinction work to promote awareness of specific issues and meet the needs of local and global communities. Our Centers, run by top experts and professors, provide important services in areas including the environment, global affairs, public policy, the arts, and real estate.

For an eleventh consecutive year Monmouth University has been included in The Princeton Review's roster of "Best 380 Colleges," and "Best 296 Business Schools," and recognized for the fourth consecutive year as a top-40 school (Master's North) in U.S. News & World Report's list of "Best Colleges" rankings. Monmouth regularly receives top rankings in veteran-friendly schools and was recently included in Money magazine's list of "Best Colleges for Your Money."

Monmouth University is deeply committed to the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusiveness. The University's policy is to afford equal employment opportunities for all persons without regard to their race, religion, color, national origin, nationality, ancestry, age, sex (including pregnancy and sexual harassment), marital status, domestic partnership or civil union status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, atypical hereditary cellular or blood trait, genetic information, liability for military service, protected veteran status, or mental or physical disability, including AIDS and HIV related illnesses. Additionally, Executive Order 11246, as amended, protects applicants and employees from discrimination based on inquiring about, disclosing, or discussing their compensation or the compensation of other applicants or employees.

July 26, 2016

Columbia University - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

Columbia University in the City of New York invites applications for the position of Assistant Women's Tennis Coach. Columbia University, founded in 1754, is a private institution serving more than 7,500 undergraduate students and 17,000 graduate students. Offering programs in a variety of subjects, Columbia University has a stellar reputation and is ranked 4th among the nation's top universities.

Columbia University is a member of the NCAA Division I and Council of Ivy League Presidents (Ivy League). Ivy League institutions do not provide athletic grant-in-aid. Admission to all Columbia University undergraduate colleges and schools is based on academic achievement. Financial aid is awarded on the basis of financial need.

The women's athletics program operates under an NCAA consortium agreement. The Columbia-Barnard Athletic Consortium allows female students from Barnard College and all Columbia University undergraduate colleges and schools to be eligible for intercollegiate competition representing Columbia University. Columbia University sponsors 31 intercollegiate sports and provides a comprehensive physical education program. The University is committed to excellence in academics and athletics and seeks to maintain a well-balanced broad-based intercollegiate athletics program dedicated to the concept of student-athlete. The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education is committed to gender equity and diversity in all of its sports programs.

The Assistant Women's Tennis Coach provides administrative, instructional, and recruiting support services under the direction of the Head Women's Tennis Coach.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Achieving a high level of competency in sport skill instruction, motivation, and conduct of practice sessions under the direction of the Head Women's Tennis Coach and recruiting student-athletes effectively under the direction of the Head Women's Tennis Coach
- Exhibiting the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with adherence to NCAA, Ivy League Conference, University, and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations and/or Code of Ethics
- Demonstrating a sincere interest in the social, emotional, academic development, as well as the athletic welfare of student-athletes
- Demonstrating excellent writing, speaking and listening abilities
- Participating in continuing education conferences, workshops, or meetings to increase professional skills and knowledge
- Exhibiting leadership and professional behavior in dealing with student-athletes
- Completing all assignments made by the Head Women's Tennis Coach including but not limited to budget management, scheduling and fundraising
- Contributing to the maintenance of good working relationships
- Performing other duties as assigned by the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education

QUALIFICATIONS:

- Bachelor's degree required
- A high level of competency in Women's Tennis skill instruction and motivation, an understanding of the role of intercollegiate athletics in a highly competitive academic environment
- Strong recruiting, teaching and coaching skills
- An ability to build and maintain positive relationships with student-athletes, staff and alumni.
- A high level of competency in Women's Tennis skill instruction and motivation
- Successful background in collegiate coaching, preferably at the Division I level
- Demonstrated success in coaching Women's Tennis preferably at the NCAA Division I level
- Proven skills in fan, friend and fund-raising       
    
Preferred Qualifications:
- Master's Degree

Screening of applications will begin immediately and the search will remain open until the position is filled.  Columbia University is committed to Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs.

It is the policy of the University not to discriminate in the admission of students, in the provision of services, or in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer --Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran.  

All applicants MUST apply online at: https://academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1468968888706

Please include cover letter, resume and the names, addresses and contact information for five references.

Internal Number: 0006940

July 23, 2016

Whittier College - Head Women's Tennis Coach

Whittier College is seeking an applicant for a Head Coach for the Woman’s Tennis Team. Whittier competes in the SCIAC conference. Responsibilities include but not limited to: coaching, running practices, managing the budget, assisting with recruiting, some fundraising and supporting athletes athletically and academically.

Preferred Qualification:
1. Prior college coaching or playing is required.
2. Preferred is someone with recruiting experience as well.
3. Excellent communication Skills
4. Someone who can assist in the development of players

Salary:
Part time

To apply, please send resume to
Quinn Caldaron
Director of Tennis
qcadlaro@whittier.edu

July 23, 2016

Wheaton College (MA) - Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

PRIMARY PURPOSE:  The assistant men’s and women’s tennis coach will work with the head coach in helping to teach the skills necessary for a successful athletics program.  The successful candidate will assist in team practices, opposing team scouts and game day preparations.  The assistant men’s and women’s tennis coach will assist in the evaluation and recruitment of qualified prospective student-athletes.  It is imperative that the assistant men’s and women’s tennis coach comply with all NCAA, NEWMAC and Wheaton College rules and regulations and help to ensure all student-athletes do the same. The candidate must be able to work independently and have the ability to work evenings and weekends to accomplish the tasks necessary for success in this field. Travel locally, regionally and nationally to find prospective student-athletes is required and the candidate must have the ability to transport teams by van as needed.
 
QUALIFICATION STANDARDS:

Education/Experiences:
Bachelor’s degree and collegiate playing experience preferred. Individuals must possess the skills and abilities or be able to teach and demonstrate all aspects of the sport they are assisting in. The successful candidate will perform all other essential functions of the job, with or without accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.
 
Licenses:

Current and valid driver’s license required. Successful completion of Wheaton’s College Van License A.
 
How to Apply:

Please send letter, resume and references to Wheaton College head men’s and women’s tennis coach, Pauri Pandian, at pandian_pauri@wheatoncollege.edu. The successful candidate must complete a background check prior to being hired. For more information about Wheaton Athletics please visit http://athletics.wheatoncollege.edu.

July 23, 2016

Midwestern State University - Graduate Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

The Midwestern State University Men’s and Women’s Tennis Program have been ranked top 20 nationally the last four years. Both programs have reached the NCAA Div. II National Quarterfinals recently.  Both teams also have been ITA All-Academic Teams.

The qualified candidate will help the head coach with team and individual practices, running of MSU tennis events, recruiting, strength training, community services, etc… He/she must have a valid driver’s license.

Compensation: $1,000/Merit Scholarship along with payment of 19 hours per week during the Fall and Spring Semesters which will go towards tuition/fees and room/board. The qualified candidate will also have opportunities to teach Private lessons on the campus of MSU and work MSU Summer Tennis Camps.

Requirements: Must have a bachelor’s degree.  Have a Strong Interest in Being a Collegiate Head Tennis Coach in the future.  Must also be a full-time Graduate Student at MSU (We do have a Sports Administration Degree).  Preference will be given to those who have played college tennis and/or have a successful coaching background.

Please email all resumes to: scott.linn@mwsu.edu. The position will begin Fall 2016 or Spring of 2017.

July 21, 2016

Creighton University - Graduate Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

Creighton University, a D1 athletics program in Omaha, Nebraska, is looking for a graduate assistant men's tennis coach.  Duties will include but not be limited to:
   On court coaching
   Stringing players racquets
   Assisting head coach in many facets of coaching

Creighton will pay for up to $16,500 to cover tuition for graduate school for the 2016-17 season.  Room and board will need to be paid by the graduate assistant although there is a stipend to aid in this area as well, but covering room and board is not guaranteed.

Contact head coach Tom Lilly (tomlilly@creighton.edu)to apply or if you have any questions regarding this position.

July 21, 2016

Sweet Briar College -  Coaching Internship

Coaching Internship Opportunity for an experienced collegiate player (preferred) and/or student interested in becoming a college tennis coach.  PTR Certified, an opportunity to learn all aspects of coaching, recruiting, managing a varsity D3 women's tennis team in the Mid-Atlantic Section.  A great opportunity for the right person!

This is a stipend position with opportunity to generate income through lessons and clinics.

Preferred start time Fall 2016, start dates negotiable.  Opportunity could lead into a full assistantship for the right candidate.

Interested candidates please send resume with 3 professional references to:
Head Coach Teresa Boylan
emails only: tboylan@sbc.edu

July 21, 2016

Virginia Tech -  Volunteer Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

Virginia Tech is seeking a qualified candidate for the Volunteer Assistant Women’s Tennis Coach Position for the 2016-2017 season. This position will assist the Women’s Tennis program with the organizing, planning and coaching of the Women’s Tennis team. Main responsibilities will include assisting head and assistant coach with on court practices (both team and individual) and matches and work within the ACC and NCAA rules and regulations.



Qualifications:
* Prior collegiate playing/coaching experience
* Excellent communication and organization skills
* Ability to travel with team when possible to away matches/tournaments
A Criminal Background Investigation and driver’s license check is required for the selected candidate and the results may impact volunteer employment. The selected candidate will exemplify Virginia Tech Athletics’ core values of Integrity, Service, Honor, Excellence, and Strong Together.
 
Volunteer must be currently eligible to work in the United States.
 
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.
 
How to Apply: Please send cover letter, resume and list of references to:
Head Coach, Terry Ann Zawacki-Woods
Burrows-Burleson Tennis Center
670 Research Center Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24060
tzawacki@vt.edu
(540) 231-9971

July 19, 2016

Drake University -  Volunteer Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

Drake University is seeking a candidate for the position of Volunteer Assistant for men's tennis. The Volunteer Assistant will assist the head and assistant coach in day-to-day operations of the team. Along with working with the team, you will have the option to teach lessons and run tournaments at the tennis center with 6 indoor & 6 outdoor courts.  The ideal candidate should be able to play at a Division 1 level and have a desire to pursue college coaching as a career.

To apply, please send your resume to: Davidson Kozlowski, Head Men's Tennis Coach, davidson.kozlowski@drake.edu

July 18, 2016

Averett University -  Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

Averett University, a private Division III school in Danville, Va., is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Assistant Tennis Coach. The Assistant Tennis Coach is not full-time employee as then position is intended for graduate students employed in activities with the Tennis department. Athletics is part of the overall educational process and provides life skills lessons and support of the academic process. Enrollment in one of Averett’s graduate programs is a requirement of this position.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Assist head coach in organizing and conducting practices and contests in all aspects
necessary in running a competitive Division III program.
- Assist in the recruitment of a diverse group of qualified student athletes for successful participation at the varsity athletic level
- Advise and supervise team members, captains, Student Athlete Advisory Committee
(SAAC) team representatives and team managers as directed.
- Demonstrate leadership, sportsmanship, and conduct becoming of the coaching profession adhering to all college and professional sport association guidelines
- Adhere to all NCAA, USA South and sport rules and regulations.
- Serve as game administrator at intercollegiate contests as assigned by the department and/or assist in other assigned duties in support of the department and program.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
- Bachelor’s degree and successful coaching, playing, and/or teaching experience is required.
- Experience at the intercollegiate level is preferred.

An Assistant Tennis Coach is provided a stipend and may be provided room and board with the expectation that they will participate in Athletics Department functions; support and engage students and student-athletes in learning opportunities outside of the classroom and playing field through the student life programs and assist the department in other duties as assigned.

Physical Demands: Light to moderate. Applicants must be able to meet the physical demands of set- up, clean-up and conducting of a game day operations. (i.e. moving benches, chairs, boxes etc.)

Averett is a co-educational, four-year university founded in 1859. Enrolling more than 2,600 students in total, with 1,165 on the 19-acre main campus, the university educates both traditional, non- traditional and graduate students. A member of the USA South Conference, Averett has more than 300 student-athletes that compete in 13 sports (16 sports by 2017-18). Averett athletics ranks No. 3 nationally in the D3socialmedia.com index ratings.

Interested candidates should submit cover letter and resume, including names and telephone numbers of three references to Bert Poole, Head Men’s & Women’s Tennis Coach, bpoole@averett.edu.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Averett University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Serious applicants only.

Contact Bert Poole at bpoole@averett.edu with questions regarding the position.

July 16, 2016

New Jersey Institute of Technology -  Assistant 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.

July 16, 2016

University of Iowa -  Assistant Tennis Professional, Recreational Services

The University of Iowa is seeking qualified candidates for an Assistant Tennis Professional in the Department of Recreational Services. We encourage you to consider a career at the University of Iowa. We are Iowa's largest employer and a university with a world-renowned reputation. On our beautiful campus spanning the Iowa River, our faculty and staff enjoy access to an array of cultural, educational, and recreational activities.

The Department of Recreational Services offers a variety of programs for UI students, faculty/staff and members of the Iowa City community. Program areas include Intramural Sports, Fitness, Lesson Programs, Outdoor Rental Center, Tennis, Rowing, Sport Clubs, Environmental Education, and open recreation. There are seven indoor facilities including the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center and the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex (HTRC). This position will be located at the HTRC. The HTRC offers 8 indoor courts with seating for over 200. All eight of the indoor courts have livestreaming capabilities and six courts are equipped with state of the art Playsight smart courts. The 12 outdoor courts (Klotz Outdoor courts) at the HTRC are lighted, offer abundant spectator seating and 6 of the courts have livestreaming capabilities.

This position’s primary responsibility is to provide on court instruction to junior and adult tennis players at all levels. The individual will also perform some administrative responsibilities that include organizing special events and tournaments as well as promoting all Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex programs. The work schedule will consist of approximately 25-30 hours on court with the remaining time consisting of administrative duties.

Salary and Benefits:
- $36,944 to commensurate
- Fringe benefit package includes 24 days paid vacation; sick leave; health, dental, life and disability insurance options; and generous employer contributions into retirement plans.
- Visit https://jobs.uiowa.edu/why_ui/index.php for information on WHY IOWA.

Certifications
- Current certification in CPR, AED and first aid or the ability to obtain within six months of hire.
- Tennis Certification through USPTA or PTR or ability to obtain within one year of hire.

Applicant credentials are subject to verification. To apply for this position visit our website at
https://jobs.uiowa.edu/index.php and search for Requisition #69291. Applications will be accepted through 07/19/2016.

Preferred start date of September 2016; however negotiable.

July 16, 2016

Oglethorpe University -  Assistant Men's and  Women's Tennis Coach

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: a)create and implement practice and game plans, b) create recruiting plans and relationships that will lead to identifying and attracting outstanding student-athletes, c)provide guidance to student- athletes regarding their academic and overall success , d)participate in fundraising events for the program and athletic department, e) other duties as assigned by the Head Coach or Director of Athletics
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
Demonstrating a high level of teaching and coaching competency in skill instruction, strategy, tactics and rules, physical training and fitness and student motivation in practice execution.
1. Excellent communication skills, the ability to recruit
2. Ability to work effectively with a diverse student body
3. Commitment to fulfillment of the College mission.
4. CPR/First Aid/AED Certification
 
EDUCATION:
Bachelor’s degree is required
 
EXPERIENCE:
1. Prior tennis coaching experience is required.
2. Experience with recruiting is preferred
3. Experience with fundraising preferred.
 
Application Process:
For full consideration, interested candidates should submit a letter of application, resume, and three references to Head Men’s & Women’s Tennis Coach Peter Howell. All application materials should be sent by e-mail to phowell@oglethorpe.edu (preferred method) or Peter Howell; 4484 Peachtree RD NE; Atlanta, GA 30319

July 15, 2016

Lackawanna College-  Head Women's Tennis Coach

Responsible for direction and coordination of all the activities of the Women’s Tennis program, including planning, organizing, coaching, and fundraising.

ACCOUNTABILITIES:
1. Coordinate with the Athletic Director in all aspects of coaching responsibilities and in support of the entire athletic program.
2. Recruit, onboard, and supervise the coaching staff.
3. Recruit student athletes locally and outside the college’s commuting distance for residence in college housing.
4. Promote the tennis program through recruitment and ensure that required roster numbers for commuters and residents are consistently met.
5. Follow up on prospective student athlete inquiries with assistance from the Admissions Office.
6. Coordinate and ensure compliance with College, conference, and NJCAA policies and regulations.
7. Support the academic, athletic, and personal development of student athletes.
8. Serve not just as a coach but as a leader and role model to student athletes.
9. Monitor academic progress of student athletes and collaborate with advising center staff to ensure that they stay on track toward completion.
10. Ensure that student athletes remain in good standing with the College with respect to academic progress, financial responsibilities, Dean of Students and resident status (where applicable)

11. Assign and secure equipment when appropriate.
12. Coordinate with athletic staff on development of team schedule and travel arrangements.
13. Prepare game plans and strategy for intercollegiate competition.
14. Attend College, conference, and NJCAA meetings as assigned by the Athletic Director.
15. Follow and enforce all College and athletic department policies and procedures.
16. Report any ethical violations or concerns you become aware of, either from or regarding students or employees.
17. Communicate and follow-up with the Athletic Director on team matters requiring approval and input.
18. Report any injuries of participants to proper college officials and file all proper injury report forms.
19. Maintain accurate team rosters for sport tracking.
20. Must be present during the entire period of practice. At no time may a coach place responsibility for the team on a student. The Coach is responsible for the team in locker rooms, at practice and on playing court.
21. Any additional responsibilities as assigned by the Athletic Director
22. Lead the team in fund raising and community service projects.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Excellent communication skills
2. Ability to work effectively with a diverse student body
3. Commitment to fulfillment of the College mission.
4. CPR/First Aid/AED Certification

EDUCATION:
Associate degree required, Bachelor’s degree preferred

EXPERIENCE:
1. Prior tennis coaching experience is required.
2. Experience with recruiting is required.
3. Experience with fundraising preferred.

NOTES:
Additional Salary Information: The salary will be $6500.00 .
Send resumes by email to athletics@lackawanna.edu

July 14, 2016

Caltech -  Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

The Assistant Coach, Men’s and Women’s Tennis is responsible for assisting in the: coaching and teaching of students, game and practice preparation and execution, compliance with NCAA, and conference rules/regulations.
 
Job Duties

- Demonstrating a high level of teaching and coaching competency in sport skill instruction, sport strategy, tactics and rules, physical training and fitness and student motivation in practice execution.
- Demonstrating a sincere interest in the social, emotional, academic development, as well as the athletic welfare of student-athletes; collaborating on academic monitoring and guidance of students where appropriate.
- Exhibiting the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to the NCAA, SCIAC Conference, Caltech and the Department of Athletics and Recreation’s values statement, including sportsmanship on and off the field of play, positive leadership and the desire and ability to act as a positive role model and representative of the Institute at all times.
- Demonstrate excellent communication skills including: writing, speaking, and listening.
- Contributing to the maintenance of excellent working relationships with all members of the Department and promoting the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletic program on and off campus.

Basic Qualifications
- Associate of Arts (AA) degree.
- Must secure and maintain valid driver license during employment. Must be knowledgeable and skilled in all areas of the sport.
- Knowledge of SCIAC & NCAA rules and regulations.
- Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to maintain accurate attendance and other informational record keeping.
 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT: 
The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Each coaching staff member may be required to perform physical tasks such as: -lifting, carrying, loading sport specific equipment; -set up and tear down of sports contest support equipment; 
-some care and maintenance of sport specific or general athletic facilities.

Preferred Qualifications
- Bachelor’s degree and two or more years of relevant experience.
- CPR, AED, First Aid certifications preferred
- Collegiate playing experience preferred.
- Organized coaching experience preferred.
- Teaching through digital images; creating and using emerging technologies.
 
Apply for this job by clicking here:
https://jobs.caltech.edu/postings/5032     

July 13, 2016

Albion College -  Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

The Albion College Department of Athletics invites applications for the position of Assistant Men’s & Women’s Tennis Coach. This is a 10 month administrative position with employment beginning August 1st , 2016. Albion College offers 23 intercollegiate sports as a NCAA Division III liberal arts institution and a member of the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association. This position will be responsible for supporting the Head Coach in all aspects of leading Albion College’s NCAA Division III Men’s & Women’s Tennis program.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: a)create and implement practice and game plans, b)use of technology to analyze swing improvements, c) create recruiting plans and relationships that will lead to identifying and attracting outstanding student-athletes, d)provide guidance to student- athletes regarding their academic and overall success , e)participate in fundraising events for the program and athletic department, f)maintain working knowledge of NCAA, MIAA, and Albion College policies and procedures, g) other duties as assigned by the Head Coach or Director of Athletics. This is a full-time 10 month appointment that begins August 1, 2016.

Qualifications Include:
- Bachelor’s degree required.
- 1 to 2 years experience coaching at the varsity high school level or higher; or 4 to 5 years of combined experience as a NCAA Tennis player or competitive coach.
- Must have a valid, or be eligible to obtain, a Michigan driver’s license.

Application Process:
For full consideration, interested candidates should submit a letter of application, resume, and three references to Head Men’s & Women’s Tennis Coach Kacie Zuck. All application materials should be sent by e-mail to kzuck@albion.edu (preferred method) or to Ms. Kacie Zuck, Head Men’s & Women’s Tennis Coach, 611 East Porter Street, Albion, MI 49224

July 12, 2016

University of Mount Olive -  Part-Time Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

Employer Information:  About University of Mount Olive University of Mount Olive is a small, private four-year institution located in eastern North Carolina, one hour from Raleigh and one and one-half hours from the coastal city of Wilmington.  A Division II member of Conference Carolinas, UMO sponsors 20 competitive intercollegiate sports teams and has approximately 400 student-athletes.  UMO has finished first or second in the standings for the Hawn Cup, the conference award for the top overall athletics program, over the last five years.  To learn more about the University of Mount Olive, visit www.umotrojans.edu.
 
Job Description
University of Mount Olive has an immediate opening for a part-time Assistant Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach. Duties include assisting with on-court coaching at practices and games, recruiting, and academic support. 

Requirements:  bachelor’s degree; tennis playing, teaching, or coaching experience, preferably at the college level.  This is a 10-month position (August 1 – May 31). 

Send letter of application, resume, and list of references to:  Kevin Coghill, Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach, University of Mount Olive, 586 Henderson Street, Mount Olive, NC 28365, or kcoghill@umo.edu.  Applications accepted until position is filled. 

University of Mount Olive is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body and welcomes applicants from underrepresented groups.

July 8, 2016

Baylor University -  Volunteer Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

Baylor University is seeking a men’s tennis volunteer coach.
There are numerous opportunities and options outside of Baylor to coach
Division 1 Collegiate or professional playing experience. Be on campus no later than the final week of August 2016



Email: dominik_mueller@baylor.edu with resume.

July 8, 2016

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

Biola University, a private Christian university in Southern California, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach. This is a part-time, stipend position with responsibilities including assisting with practices, recruiting, and matches. Other duties as assigned by the head coach. Apply online at: https://biola.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=522

July 5, 2016

Western New Mexico University - Graduate Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

WNMU is looking for a graduate assistant coach to help with both men’s and women’s teams.  The GA will assist the head coach with duties such as, running team and individual practices, conditioning, fundraising and community service events, video recording and analysis, among other assigned duties.

The candidate must have a driver’s license and be willing to drive during the season.  It is preferred that the candidate is eligible to sit for the CDL (Commercial Driver License.)  Playing or coaching at the college level is also preferred. For more information, contact the Head Men’s and Women’s tennis coach at Yair.Banuelos@wnmu.edu.

June 30, 2016

Armstrong State University - Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

The successful candidate in this 10 month, full-time position will assist with all aspects of the men's and women's tennis program to include recruiting, coaching, academic monitoring, and travel arrangements.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree.
Minimum of two (2) years’ coaching experience at the collegiate level, or in the tennis industry, and collegiate playing experience.
Must be willing to work on a diverse and inclusive campus.
Proven working knowledge of the theories, strategies, and requisite skills intrinsic to the sport of tennis.
Basic knowledge of Peach Belt Conference and NCAA DII .

Preferred Qualifications:
Physically able to demonstrate and participate in all aspects of the game for hands-on coaching.
Ability to identify quality student-athletes that fit the Armstrong academic and athletic profile.
Proven success at the professional playing level and international recruiting experience is highly desired.

Essential Duties:
Responsible for recruiting quality student-athletes; on court coaching for practices and matches; and monitoring of all student-athletes in academic progress.
Maintains all necessary records for the program.
Represents the university in a professional manner while working effectively with all university departments to enhance the welfare and personal, social, academic, and athletic development of student-athletes.
Participates in public relations activities as required.
Abides by all Armstrong, NCAA , and Peach Belt Conference rules and regulations.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: http://apptrkr.com/834580

Situated on the Atlantic coast in beautiful Savannah, Georgia, Armstrong State University is a dynamic public university known for excellent arts and sciences along with outstanding professional programs. With approximately 7,600 students, Armstrong is small enough to foster a genuine sense of community and large enough to offer more than 100 academic programs that prepare our graduates for success in their careers and leadership in their communities. Armstrong is part of the University System of Georgia. Visit the University website at: http://www.armstrong.edu/.

Armstrong Atlantic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Georgia is an Open Records Law state.

June 30, 2016

Old Dominion University - Head Men's Tennis Coach

Old Dominion University, a NCAA Division I member, is accepting applications for the position of Head Men’s Tennis Coach. The Head Men’s Tennis Coach will be responsible for leading all phases of the program in accordance with NCAA, Conference and University rules. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: coaching, scheduling of matches, evaluating and recruiting potential student-athletes, scheduling and conducting team practices, preparing and managing the budget, public relations and fundraising duties, supporting the academic progress of student-athletes, and implementation of strategies for developing and motivating student-athletes to perform at the highest level.

Minimum Requirements:
- Master’s degree or a bachelor’s degree with work experience equivalent to a master’s degree
- Coaching and playing experience at the NCAA Division 1 level
- Strong organizational and communication skills
- Established track record of recruiting and player development success
- Experience with monitoring high academic performance and retention of student-athletes

Preferred Qualifications:
- Professional tennis playing experience
- Demonstrated success in the cultivation of donors

All applications are to be submitted online at jobs.odu.edu. 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 30, 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

June 30, 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)

June 30, 2016

California State University - Los Angeles - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

Application Link:


http://www.calstatela.edu/2016/university-intercollegiate-athletics/athl-w-asst-coach-tennis

June 29, 2016

Oklahoma State University - Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

Oklahoma State University is seeking applicants for Assistant Coach for Men’s Tennis. OSU is a member of the Big XII Conference and participates at the NCAA Division I level. Responsibilities include coaching of student athletes for Men’s Tennis; recruitment of prospective student athletes for Men’s Tennis program; fundraising and public relations; and administrative responsibilities. Qualifications are Bachelor’s degree with three years as a coach or player at the professional, university, college, club or high school level. Must be certified for off-campus recruitment before, or may acquire after hire, may transfer from another institution. Must be willing to travel nationwide for competition and other Athletic functions. Applicants must apply online at jobs.okstate.edu to be considered for the position; if assistance is needed, contact OSU Human Resources at (405) 744-7401. Position is contingent upon funding.

Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. OSU is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans for its openings.  OSU-Stillwater is a tobacco-free campus.

June 29, 2016

Endicott College - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

Endicott College is a Baccalaureate, Master and Doctoral Degree granting institution located on the North Shore of Massachusetts.  Endicott enrolls more than 2,800 undergraduates and 2,400 Doctorate, Master and Professional Studies students on its Beverly Campus.  The College also has regional campuses in Gloucester and Boston, as well as campuses in Madrid and sites in six international locations.

Assist the Head Coach in all aspects of the NCAA DIII women’s tennis program, including recruiting, team travel, scouting, practice and game preparation; assists the Head Coach in conducting the program within the Mission of the College and Department; must be able to take charge of practices and matches if Head Coach is unable to; assist in workouts and conditioning exercises; assist in equipment, supplies and transportation requests; opportunity to assist with Men’s Team in many of the above capacities also an option; perform other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS include a Bachelor Degree, Master Degree preferred; successful experience coaching and recruiting at the college level; ability to work nights and weekends; excellent communication and organizational skills.

Link to apply: http://www.endicott.edu/php/hr/HumResJobs.php?ecjobsID=232

June 28, 2016

University of Arizona - Volunteer Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

The University of Arizona is seeking a candidate for the Men's Tennis Volunteer Assistant position. The Volunteer Assistant will assist the head and assistant coach in day-to-day operations of the team. Along with working with the team, you will have the option to teach lessons and run tournaments at the tennis center.  The ideal candidate should be able to play at a Division 1 level and have a desire to pursue college coaching as a career.

To apply, please send your resume to: Alex Emery, Assistant Men's Tennis Coach, alexemery@email.arizona.edu

June 28, 2016

Barry University - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

Barry University, School of Human Performance & Leisure Sciences is currently seeking an individual who will be responsible for assisting in the direction of all phases of a nationally competitive program in accordance with Barry University, the Sunshine State Conference, and NCAA DII regulations. Specifically duties include:  recruiting, handling video exchange, individual instruction/player improvement, coordinating community involvement, completing/submitting administrative and compliance documents and other duties assigned by the head coach.

This is a 10 month position, August to May.

Essential Functions
- Organizes, supervises and coordinates practice sessions.
- Establishes and maintains an organized recruiting system.
- Recruits academically qualified student-athletes who form a competitive squad and meet established academic goals and objectives of the department of intercollegiate athletics.
- Participates in community service activities.
- Maintains adequate records, interacts with Compliance Coordinator and Faculty Athletic Representative on all matters pertaining to eligibility.
- Plans for transportation, lodging and meals for team.
- Stays abreast of modern techniques, trends and strategies.
- Manages the fiscal affairs of their budget and develops a fund raising effort for their sport.
- Responsible for student data; including admissions, financial aid, registration and academic performance data. All such data is treated as confidential in accordance with federal, state and university regulations. Responsible for constantly being aware and concerned with their student-athlete’s mental and physical well-being.

Qualifications/Requirements
- Bachelor's degree required. A Master's degree is preferred.
- 1-3 years of related experience.
- Comfortable with executing paperwork for projects.
- The ability to accept constructive criticism and remain accountable for their actions.
- Excellent communications skills.

Benefits: Barry University offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees that includes health, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement, tuition assistance, paid time off and work/life balance initiatives such as wellness
programs, spirituality in the workplace, and training and development.

Barry University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.

Link to application – www.barry.edu/jobs

June 28, 2016

Brigham Young University - Assistant Women's Tennis Coach

Position Description: Brigham Young University has an opening for a part-time Women’s Tennis assistant coach. The assistant coach will support the head coach in all aspects of the women’s tennis program, 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/10283. 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

June 28, 2016

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

Function of Position: Responsible for leadership and oversight of all coaching duties for the men’s and women’s tennis teams. Serve as Equipment Manager for the athletic department. Reports to the Athletics Director.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Recruit student athletes in accordance with NCAA rules and regulations.
2. Organize, prepare, and conduct individual and team practices, training and competition.
3. Coordinate all strategic aspects, including film analysis and scouting.
4. Represent tennis program to various institutional programs and externally to media, alumni, students, parents, and the general public.
5. Provide student athlete academic support.
6. Manage all aspects of the Equipment Room including but not limited to: Laundry service, inventory control and student worker training and supervision.

Supervision:
Employee is responsible for determining own work assignments referring to policies and general objectives for guidance. Employee independently devises new methods to meet conditions and confers with supervisor regarding unusual matters.

Minimum Qualifications:
Requires Bachelor’s degree, relevant coaching experience or related experience, and a commitment to the welfare and development of student athletes within the philosophy of Division III. Must demonstrate excellent leadership, role-modeling, organizational and interpersonal skills; and effective teaching methods. Prefer Master’s degree.

Application Procedure:
Send a letter of interest, including a statement regarding qualities you offer within the context of the Wartburg College mission, resume, and contact information for three references electronically to: rick.willis@wartburg.edu. See www.wartburg.edu for further information about the college. Screening begins immediately and continues until position is filled.

WARTBURG COLLEGE is a selective liberal arts college of the ELCA, nationally recognized for community engagement. As an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution, Wartburg College actively seeks applications from women and members of ethnic and minority groups.

Wartburg College is a member of the NCAA Division III and Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

June 28, 2016

Hofstra University - Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Coach

Duties: Hofstra University, an NCAA Division I institution and member of the Colonial Athletic Association, is seeking a highly motivated individual for the part-time position of assistant men’s and women’s tennis coach. This is a 12-month administrative appointment. Duties and responsibilities include planning and coaching practices, assisting with recruiting and scouting, assisting with monitoring student-athletes academic needs, and other administrative duties. Candidates must be able to organize and handle all aspects of administration and adhere to the rules and regulations of Hofstra University, the Colonial Athletic Association and the NCAA.

Department qualifications: bachelor’s degree required; collegiate tennis experience; collegiate coaching experience preferred; proficiency in Microsoft Access, Word and Excel; excellent organizational and detailed administrative skills.

Please email a resume and cover letter along with a list of at least three coaching references to:
Assistant Director of Athletics/ Administration: Rachel August
Email: athleticsjobs@hofstra.edu

Hofstra University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and we encourage applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.


June 27, 2016

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

Baker University is accepting applications for the position of Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach. Duties will begin August 1st. Baker University is a member of the Heart of America Athletic Conference and National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics.

Responsibilities associated with the position include – recruitment and retention of student-athletes, budget management, scheduling, and compliance with all university, conference, and NAIA policies.

The candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree. Coaching experience at the collegiate level and a master’s degree is preferred.

Submit a letter of application indicating your interest in this position and give a brief account of your experiences and background. Provide a current resume and include the names, addresses and phone numbers of three references for immediate contact. The references should be able to confirm recent employment and should have knowledge of our academic and athletic coaching competency. Review of resumes will continue until the position is filled.

Send information to the Human Resources Department, Baker University, P.O. Box 65, Baldwin City, KS 66006 or submit electronically to employment@wildcat.bakerU.edu. Attachments should be in MS Word or Adobe pdf formats. Baker University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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 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

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
 
Click Here for the full job description.

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.

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