The University of Arizona invites applications for the full-time position of Assistant Coach, Men’s Tennis. The position reports to the Head Coach of the Men’s Tennis Program and acts within the rules and regulations of the University, the Pac-12 conference, and NCAA.
Competitive playing and/or coaching experience at the collegiate or professional level.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Commitment to academic and athletic success.
Ability to problem solve and make decisions.
Ability to multi-task with frequent interruptions.
Dedication and motivation to initiate, lead and support value-added projects.
Meticulous attention to detail.
Knowledge of position related rules and compliance (Example: NCAA, PAC-12 knowledge).
Self-motivated, results-oriented, and has a positive demeanor.
Demonstrated organizational skills, including the ability to plan, establish priorities and successfully manage multiple priority projects.
Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain positive interpersonal relations.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with individuals at all organizational levels, and project a positive, professional attitude.
Must be available to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Assisting the head coach in recruiting high-level student-athletes.
Being able to run effective team and individual practice.
Assist with scheduling of practices and games.
Assist with Academic Monitoring.
Supervising team and individual practice.
Adhering to NCAA and Pac-12 conference rules.
Participating in community events and outreach.
Performing other duties as assigned (i.e. overseeing equipment inventory, etc.).
Additional duties as assigned.