The Head Coach, Men’s Tennis, under the supervision of the Athletic Director, is fully responsible for the planning and management of the Men’s Tennis program. In assuming responsibility for Men’s Tennis, it is expected that the scope of the task is compatible with reasonable time commitment allotted. The athletic administration will work closely to provide the administrative support necessary to assist all part-time head coaches.
Part time coaching compensation is modest but does include opportunities for additional income in one or more of the following areas; game management, strength and conditioning, building operations or equipment room operations. Compensation package will include a meal plan and total hourly wages ranging from $9,000 to $15,000 annually depending on additional duties. Benefits not included.
Applicants will be required to submit a cover letter addressing their interest in and qualifications for the position, their resume, and names and contact information for three references. Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position has been filled.
Characteristic Duties & Responsibilities:
A. Plan and manage a competitive NCAA Division III program in accordance with college, NCAA and Centennial Conference policies and regulations.
B. Provide competent coaching, along with the necessary counsel and direction, which will ensure that student-athletes have the opportunity to realize their potential as athletes, students and members of the general college community.
C. Create, as much as is possible, positive support for the sport within the campus community and its outside constituencies including alumni, parents and friends of Muhlenberg College.
D. Recruit qualified student-athletes.
E. Hire and supervise staff, when applicable.
F. Support, as practical, fundraising efforts of the program and the Cardinal and Grey Fund.
1. Bachelor’s degree and related professional experience required.
2. Strong communication skills.
3. Strong planning and organizational skills.
4. Ability to work with a variety of people.
5. Flexibility of time necessary to make commitment to varying time needs of the position.
Muhlenberg College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All employees are expected to support Muhlenberg's commitment to function as a diverse, caring, inclusive community.
An Equal Opportunity Employer, Muhlenberg College is committed to valuing and enhancing diversity and encourages applications from individuals who can contribute to the diversity of our community. For additional information about Muhlenberg's commitment to diversity and inclusion, applicants can find the latest updates to the College's Diversity Strategic Plan at this link: College's Diversity Strategic Plan.
Additional Salary Information: Part time coaching compensation is modest but does include opportunities for additional income in one or more of the following areas; game management, strength and conditioning, building operations or equipment room operations. Compensation package will include a meal plan and total hourly wages ranging from $9,000 to $15,000 annually depending on additional duties. Benefits not included.
About Muhlenberg College
Muhlenberg College is an independent, undergraduate, coeducational institution related to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Founded in 1848 to provide a liberal arts education, Muhlenberg is committed to the highest standards of academic integrity and excellence.
The College is located in Allentown, Pennsylvania, approximately 55 miles north of Philadelphia and 90 miles west of New York City.
As a liberal arts college, Muhlenberg offers programs in the humanities, the natural and social sciences, and in professional areas such as business, education, pre-medical, pre-theological, and pre-law studies.