- Recruit and retain highly qualified student-athletes with a commitment to academic success;
- Implement a comprehensive strategy for leading the program, including but not limited to scheduling and organizing practices and competitions, including team travel to ensure proper preparation for student-athletes;
- Manage operational, fiscal and administrative responsibilities of the men’s and women’s tennis program;
- Demonstrate a high level of involvement in the personal, academic development and health and welfare of student-athletes;
- Support the offices of Donor Relations, Alumni Relations and Parent Relations with fundraising efforts and alumni activities;
- Work cooperatively with department offices, including athletic communications, athletic training and equipment room staffs in regard to public relations efforts, practice coordination, health and safety of student-athletes and team uniform/equipment needs; additional collaboration with summer conferences;
- Hiring and supervising assistant coach(es).
The successful candidate will:
- Have earned a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree is preferred;
- Have a recommended five to seven years of successful collegiate coaching experience or equivalent, preferably as a head coach;
- Have the ability to work effectively in the environment of an academically demanding liberal arts institution and abide by all NCAA Division III, Centennial Conference and institutional policies;
- Be proficient with technology applications applicable to the position;
- Maintain a valid driver’s license and safe driving record in accordance with all institutional policies.
The College prohibits discrimination and harassment, and provides equal opportunity without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, marital/familial status, possession of a General Education Development Certificate (GED) as compared to a high school diploma, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex, age, or genetic information in all aspects of employment, educational programs, activities, and admissions.