Head Coach Men's and Women's Tennis / Athletic Center Manager
August 24, 2018
Full-time - Experienced
Coaching, Coaching - Tennis
Wilkes University invites applicants for Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis coach/Athletic Center Manager, a full-time, 12-month administrative staff position in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics reporting to the Assistant Director of Athletics.
The successful candidate is responsible for effectively directing and administering all aspects of a highly successful tennis program with particular emphasis on recruiting, monitoring academic progress, individual skill development, budget management and staff supervision. The head tennis coach is actively involved in community service activities and alumni events. The Manager of the McHale Athletic Center coordinates scheduling and operations of the facility to accommodate athletic team practices, the intramural program, club teams and special events.
A Bachelor’s degree is required, Master’s degree preferred. The ideal candidate must have significant knowledge of and proven success in coaching tennis preferably at the collegiate level. Demonstrated knowledge of NCAA and conference rules is required.
To apply, visit www.Wilkes.edu and click “Jobs at Wilkes”. Please be sure to include a cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae and three references including names, titles, full mailing address, telephone numbers and email addresses. Review of applications begins immediately.
Wilkes University is an independent, comprehensive university dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts, sciences, and selected professional programs. The University has approximately 2000 students at the undergraduate level and over 2,000 full time equivalent students at the graduate and first professional levels.
Its institutional focus is on developing strong mentoring relationships with each of its students and contributing vitally to economic development of Northeastern Pennsylvania. The University is located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, a revitalized city that is located on the lovely Susquehanna River and is within two and one-half hours driving distance of New York City and Philadelphia.
Wilkes University is constantly seeking to become a more diverse community and to enhance its capacity to value and capitalize on the cultural richness that diversity brings. The University strongly encourages applications from persons with diverse backgrounds.
About Wilkes University
Wilkes University is an independent institution of higher education with approximately 2,100 undergraduate and 3,600 graduate students located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, a mid-sized city within two and one-half hours driving distance of New York City and Philadelphia. Wilkes University is an NCAA Division III institution and a member of the Middle Atlantic ConferenceWilkes University is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body. Applicants from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.