Allegheny College, a member of the NCAA Division III and North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC), is currently seeking applications to fill an Assistant Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coaching position. This is a full-time, eleven-month position that includes basic medical coverage and a competitive salary. The ideal candidate is seeking advanced experience in the college coaching profession and will be provided professional development opportunities as a part of this program. The right candidate may also be given primary oversight over either the men’s or women’s team (practice management, matches and recruiting) gaining valuable associate level coaching experience.
Allegheny College is a Carnegie I national liberal arts college that ranks among the top 7% of liberal arts colleges in the production of future Ph.D.’s, business leaders and other professionals. The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks Allegheny as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, specifically in the areas of compensation and benefits. The institution is also a founding member of the highly regarded NCAC with a proud tradition of athletic and academic excellence. The College sponsors 21 NCAA Division III athletic programs, as well as a vibrant offering of club sports, intramural, fitness and outdoor recreational activities. Located within 2 hours of Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Buffalo, our location provides a rich recruiting area for our athletic programs.
A Bachelor’s degree is required; however a master’s degree is preferred. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Assist head coach with the organization and direction of all aspects of a competitive men’s and women’s tennis program. Specific responsibilities include identification and recruitment of athletically and academically qualified student-athletes; hit with players during regular practice sessions and game preparation; and assisting with the administrative process for team travel, program budgets, public/alumni relations and promoting the philosophy and objectives of the Department of Athletics and Recreation. The successful candidate should also understand the Division III philosophy and thrive in an extremely motivated, team oriented atmosphere. Event management and summer facility responsibilities will also be assigned by the Athletic Director.
Please submit a letter of application with resume, and three references to the Office of Human Resources, Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street, Meadville, PA 16335 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please place “Assistant Tennis Search” in the subject line of the email. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Preference will be given to applications received before June 30, 2019. The ideal candidate will be able to start by July 9, 2018. An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.
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