Official Title: Head Men†s/Women†s Tennis CoachNumber of IndividualsWith the Job Description: OneOrganizational Unit/Department: Student Affairs/AthleticsWork Location: Athletic Facility/Off-Campus SitesTitle of Immediate Supervisor: Director of AthleticsTitle of Other Positions Reporting To this Position: Assistant Coach(es)Purpose of Position: Under general supervision the Head Men†s/Women†s Tennis Coach recruits student-athletes, makes recommendations for scholarships, schedules games, coordinates travel, and conducts practices for the assigned athletic team. Contributes to the educational mission of the College by offering direction and instruction in the sport area of tennis.Specific Tasks/Duties performed: |
•Contributes to the educational mission of the College by coordinating the instruction of student-athletes in the area of tennis training and competition;
•Recruits student-athletes for the men†s/women†s tennis program;
•Instructs methods and strategies and coaches student-athletes in the sport;
•Makes recommendations for scholarships;
•Schedules practices and games;
•Coordinates travel (ex: bus/air, hotel, meals, etc.);
•Transports and supervises players while on the road;
•Trains and supervises assistant coach(es);
•Orders and inventories uniforms and equipment as needed;
•Monitors specific sport budget to ensure fiscal responsibility;
•Operates the program under the rules and regulations of the College, the NCAA, , and the ECC; understanding that a coach can be suspended for a period of time without pay or terminated if found to be involved in significant or repetitive violations of USCAA/NCAA regulations;
•Responsible for providing all material relevant to the team (rosters with hometowns, high schools, etc. and schedules) in a timely manner before the beginning of the season, to the athletic communications office (sports information) so a recruiting/media pamphlet on the team can be prepared. Coordinates the manner in which team scores will be reported to the media for home and away games with athletic communications;
•Faculty and staff are expected to maintain the confidentiality of all confidential and proprietary information (including but not limited to: student personal information, student grades, employee personal information, etc.), both during and after their employment with the College. If a faculty or staff member has a question about the confidentiality of a particular matter, he/she should consult their supervisor. Any violation of this rule shall subject the faculty /staff member to disciplinary action, up to and including immediate termination of employment.
•Performs other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.General Description% of Time55%Instruct, teach and assist in the development of student-athletes during practices. Follow and conform to USCAA/NCAA rules and regulations.20%Actively coach the team during games.10%Recruit student-athletes for the following year and make scholarship recommendations.10%Schedule games and coordinate travel for away games (ex: bus/air, hotel, meals, etc.). 5%Transport and supervise players while on the road. Provide accurate data to public relations about the team and its members. Coordinate score reporting. Consistently monitors all employees who report to this position.Position is full time, professional exempt and requires evening and weekend hours and travel.
National Collegiate Athletic Association - 13 months ago