The position is directly responsible for all aspects of the women’s tennis program in accordance with NCAA, Big Sky Conference, and California State University, Sacramento rules and regulations. Duties include, but are not limited to: coaching, recruiting, scheduling, program development, student-athlete academic monitoring, budget management, fund raising, public relations and promotions. The recruitment of student-athletes who can succeed both academically and athletically in accordance with University goals, NCAA and conference regulations is the direct responsibility of the head coach.
-A bachelor’s degree from an accredited -institution of higher education; -Experience coaching tennis at the collegiate level; -Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations; -Experience in managing budgets; -Proven ability to establish good rapport and effective working relationships with student-athletes, administrators, faculty, staff and the community
-A master’s degree; -Successful head coaching experience in women’s tennis at the NCAA Division I or NCAA Division II level; -Demonstrated success in recruiting student-athletes capable of achieving academic and athletic success at the NCAA Division I level; -Experience or knowledge of recruiting in California and/or the Sacramento area; -Successful experience generating external funds; -Effective oral and written communication skills with the ability to multi-task and be resourceful and flexible; -Evidence of a strong commitment to student-athlete welfare and diversity.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is dependent upon qualifications and professional experience
The program of intercollegiate athletics is organized and conducted as an integral part of the total educational program of the University. Academic excellence and athletic accomplishments go hand in hand at Sacramento State. There are three separate and unique missions in this program: to contribute to the educational objectives of the University; to provide a healthy..., competitive athletic experience to individual student-athletes; to serve as a public relations vehicle within the community.
The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics offers both academic courses and an intercollegiate athletics program. Academic courses offer the opportunity for individuals to gain knowledge and understanding in a particular area of expertise related to intercollegiate athletics.
Sacramento State has made a strong commitment to the achievement of national excellence at the NCAA Division I level. It also is committed to maintaining an equitable program between men and women. Women’s Tennis is a member of the Big Sky Athletic Conference.