As the head coach of the new men's and women's tennis program at Eastern Mennonite University, the coach will be responsible for the development of the teams by promoting the program, building relationships, recruiting student athletes and preparing the campus community for the additional athletic opportunities. The 2018-2019 year will be spend recruiting and establishing the program with the goal of starting varsity competition in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference in 2019-2020. Current facilities will be prepared for varsity competition by the summer of 2019. This is a great opportunity for someone to build a program within a growing athletic department at a small liberal arts, faith based university in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia
The head coach is responsible to recruit, coach, direct and administer the men's and women's tennis program. We are looking for a coach with demonstrated recruiting and coaching abilities along with organizationals skills for managing the adminstrative responsibilities associated with the head coach position. Proven abilities in pracice and match planning, teaching techniques and strategies and relating to high school and college students.
Eastern Mennonite University, a four-year liberal arts university that offers a Christian education like no other from a Mennonite Anabaptist perspective. Students choose from more than 55 undergraduate and graduate programs of study that emphasize peacebuilding, cross cultural understanding and service to others. EMU envisions a learning community marked by academic excellence, creative process..., professional competence and passionate Christian faith. Athletic experiences are used to shape lives for the future. EMU is a NCAA Division III institution that competes in the Old Dominion Atheltic and the Continental Volleyball Conferences.