Millsaps College – Assistant Men’s & Women’s Coach


This full-time D3 Assistant Coach is responsible for assisting the Head Coach by providing effective leadership and day-to-day administration for both teams. This is a full time position including a $1200/month stipend along with housing and meals, and will begin January of 2021.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Recruit and evaluate junior tennis players
  • Will travel regionally to tournaments and academies to scout recruits
  • Provide on court coaching of athlete skill development;
  • Assist in the planning of practice sessions;
  • Help coordinate team travel and logistics, including vehicles, lodging, and meals;
  • Assist in scouting opponents;
  • Maintain parent and alumnae communication;
  • Will work 30 hours per week.
  • Assist with court and equipment maintenance 
  • Accept additional duties assigned by the Athletics Director and Head Coach.

Commensurate Responsibilities

  • Comply with all NCAA Division III, Southern Athletic Association (SAA), and Millsaps College guidelines;
  • Partner with the Department of Athletics and Division of Student Life to find new and exciting ways to energize the scholastics-sports environment at Millsaps College;
  • Accept game-day administrator obligations each semester, if necessary;
  • Participate in various other areas of interest for the College, Student Life, and Athletics.


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field required
  • College varsity coaching experience or related experience preferred
  • The desire to continue fostering a strong academic and athletic program through creative and educational means.
  • Must be organized and a self-starter. Will be given several tasks to help gain experience in the coaching world.

Please send resume, Cover letter and three references to Davis Elkins at

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