Middlebury College – Assistant Coach Women’s Tennis


Position Summary

Works closely with the head coach on all aspects of the program. Primary responsibility is the coaching of skills, techniques and tactics. Also mentors student-athletes and responsible for recruitment of prospective student-athletes.

Essential Functions

Offer is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

  • Assists head coach in all aspects of the women’s tennis program. 
  • Primary duty is to coach tennis skills, techniques and tactics. 
  • Recruitment of prospective student-athletes.

General Responsibilities

  • Assist head coach with administration of tennis program. 
  • May teach as an Instructor in the Physical Education program. 
  • Assist as needed with winter Event Management. 
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of tennis skills and ability to effectively communicate these to student-athletes. 
  • Applicants must possess proven, excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a diverse community of faculty, staff, students and prospective students and their families. 
  • Working knowledge of NESCAC and NCAA rules and an understanding of the philosophy behind them. 
  • Administrative skills such as organization and prioritization. 
  • Current CPR, AED and First Aid certification must be maintained.


Demonstrated effectiveness in coaching tennis is required. Coaching experience at the collegiate level is preferred.

Physical Demands

Significant amount of time demonstrating tennis skills on court as well as playing tennis with student-athletes.

Job Post: https://middlebury.peopleadmin.com/postings/23818

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