Santa Clara University – Men’s Tennis Graduate Assistant Coach



Job Title: Graduate Assistant, Men’s Tennis Coach 

Reports To: Niall Angus (Director of Men’s Tennis) 

Location: Santa Clara University, San Jose, CA 


Santa Clara University is a private Jesuit university located in Santa Clara, California. It has 5,435 full-time  undergraduate students, and 3,335 graduate students. The location of the school is in the heart of the Silicon Valley  region in Northern California, home to companies such as Apple, Google and Facebook. The tennis team belongs to  the WCC (West Coast Conference) which mainly features private institutions on the West Coast.  

The team is currently led by Director of Men’s Tennis Niall Angus. 

Position Overview  

The graduate assistant coach will serve as the Assistant Coach for the Men’s Tennis Team. Cost of tuition for the  selected applicant will be paid by Santa Clara University as well as health insurance (if required) and a $6, 000 per  year stipend. The position would begin starting in the fall of 2021 and continue until the completion of graduate  school.  

General Responsibilities  

  • Diligently assist with the administrative work necessary to effectively run a Division 1 Men’s Tennis program. • Assist with the development of players on the roster via individual and team practices.  
  • Recruit players for future seasons. Take and pass the NCAA Div 1 recruiting test.  
  • Travel with the team during fall tournaments and during the spring team season.  
  • String rackets for the players on the team. 
  • Attend and participate in all scheduled team practices and events.  
  • Adhere to all institutional, conference and NCAA compliance rules and regulations. 


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. 
  • Must meet GRE/GMAT requirements for the relevant graduate school. 
  • Strong tennis background required; college tennis background preferred.  
  • Must have a valid US driver’s license  

How to Apply 

Please send resumes and cover letters to: 

Only qualified individuals being considered will be contacted for an interview.

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