Shippensburg University is currently seeking applications for the position of Head Women’s Tennis Coach. The anticipated salary is $25,000 annually.
This is a part-time, 12-month, non-teaching position which is responsible for the administration of all aspects of a competitive Division II women’s tennis program including, but not limited to: recruitment of qualified student-athletes with a commitment to academic success and the ability to relate to those student-athletes; compliance with University, Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference, and NCAA rules and regulations; scheduling; strength and conditioning and player development; scouting; budget management; summer sports camps; program promotion and public relations; fundraising; staff oversight; and other duties assigned by the athletics director.
Shippensburg University employees value teamwork and collaboration, are dependable, take initiative, solve problems effectively, communicate clearly and support organizational change. University employees work closely with individuals of diverse backgrounds and race, as well as those of differing religious affiliations, sexual orientation and gender. They must possess good interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively with all members of the campus community.
Shippensburg University, established in 1871, is a comprehensive public university offering baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral degree programs. Enrolling 6,600 students, the residential campus is located in scenic south central Pennsylvania. The campus is in close proximity to Harrisburg,
Pa. and within a few hours drive of Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Md. and Washington, DC. The University is noted for its strong sense of community, focus on students, sound fiscal condition, attractive campus, and strong alumni and community support.
Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor’s Degree and coaching experience as well as demonstrated skills in developing and motivating student athletes for athletic, academic and personal success. Applicants must possess effective communication skills and the demonstrated ability to work with a diverse population. A Master’s Degree and current activity in this field are preferred.
Interested candidates should E-mail Jeff Michaels at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity employer and, in compliance with federal and state laws and university policy, is committed to providing equal educational and employment opportunities for all persons without regard to age, color, national origin, race, religion, disability, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Individuals from traditionally underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.