ABOUT THIS ROLE: K-State Athletics is seeking qualified applicants for an ASSISTANT WOMEN’S TENNIS COACH, which is a full-time, salaried, benefits-eligible position.
An example of job responsibilities includes but is not limited to the following:
•Coach/teach student-athletes and evaluate their performance in practice, competition, and video analysis. Provide leadership and instruction in areas of deficiencies, as needed. Assist with practice planning and individual tennis sessions.
•Scout and recruit high school and junior college student-athletes, which includes traveling across the United States and internationally to watch prospective student-athletes compete in order to evaluate their playing skills and abilities to determine whether or not they would fit into the K-State women’s tennis program.
WHY JOIN US: We are looking for someone who is passionate about collegiate tennis and wants to become a member of our tennis coaching staff to help advance our program academically and athletically.
WE SUPPORT DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION: Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will advance the University’s dedication to the Principles of Community.
BENEFITS SUMMARY: •Medical, dental and vision health plans •Retirement plan •Earned leave plan – vacation and sick •Term life insurance •Accidental death and dismemberment insurance •Long term disability insurance •Paid KSU designated holidays
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.
SCREENING OF APPLICATIONS BEGINS: Immediately and continues until position is filled.
Two years of collegiate experience playing or coaching in a NCAA Division I women’s tennis program
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
Must have a strong knowledge and commitment to NCAA rules and regulations
Must possess very strong verbal and written communication skills
Must possess very strong computer skills
Must be able to travel extensively, including international travel
Must be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required
Must possess a valid driver's license at all times
This position holds expectations of compliance with all NCAA, Big 12 Conference, Kansas State University and K-State Athletics, Inc. rules and regulations.
HOW TO APPLY: Please complete online application and submit/upload the following documents:
Three professional references that includes contact information (name, title, phone number, email address)
BACKGROUND SCREENING STATEMENT: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.
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