Houghton College, a Christian College of the liberal arts and sciences located in rural Western New York, seeks applicants for the position of Head Men’s & Women’s Tennis Coach. The coaching position is half-time. The successful applicant will possess a strong, working knowledge of the game. Playing experience at the collegiate level and/or successful coaching experience at the high school or college level is strongly preferred. A Bachelor’s degree is required, but a Master’s degree is preferred. Strong “people skills,” the ability to work well in a team setting and a commitment to sports ministry are required. Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will be filled, either on an interim or permanent basis, upon identification of a suitable candidate.
Houghton College is fully committed to a culturally diverse faculty, staff and student body. Successful candidates will evidence similar commitments.
Application Procedure: To apply please submit the following materials via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
(1) Cover Letter
(3) 3 References
(4) Answers to the following questions: Please review Houghton College’s Community Covenant and Doctrinal Statement available here: http://www.houghton.edu/community-covenant/
1. Please provide a brief description of your faith journey, including the nature of your current participation in a local church or fellowship.
2. What motivates you to seek employment with an institution that strives to work together in the manner described in the community covenant?
3. Do you have any questions or concerns regarding either the doctrinal statement or community covenant?
Application materials will only be accepted via email. Phone inquiries will not be accepted. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Transcripts may be required before a final hiring decision is made.