Acts as assistant to Head Tennis Coach; assists with team practice sessions and game contests; instructs team members in game strategies and techniques; coordinates tennis team recruitment activities; aids in the development of team contest schedule; counsels student athletes concerning academic progress; transports team members to meets as needed; and assists in fundraising activities.
Bachelor's degree plus at least one year of experience coaching tennis at the collegiate, club, or professional level required. Student experience will be considered. Must abide by the rules of the NCAA, the Missouri Valley Conference, and the University of Northern Iowa. Criminal and other relevant background checks required.
UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.
The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Application materials received by July 27, 2018 will be given first consideration.
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Bachelor's degree plus at least one year of experience coaching tennis at the collegiate, club, or professional level required. Student experience will be considered. Must abide by the rules of the NCAA, the Missouri Valley Conference, and the University of Northern Iowa.
Internal Number: 51652
About University of Northern Iowa
The University of Northern Iowa provides a high quality and diverse educational experience, purposefully guiding students to find and develop their strengths and prepare them for success after college. Building on its historic excellence in teacher education, the university has developed outstanding programs in business, natural sciences, humanities and fine arts, and social and behavioral sciences with advanced degrees available in many programs.One of three state universities, UNI enjoys national recognition for its high educational standards. U.S. News and World Report ranked UNI in the top three among Midwest public universities for the past 17 years.The university’s size -- just more than 12,200 students -- allows it to offer faculty, facilities and academic choices of a large university, while retaining a friendly, small-college atmosphere on a compact, park-like campus.UNI Athletics compete in the Missouri Valley Conference, Missouri Valley Football Conference and Mid-American Conference for Wrestling.For more information, visit www.uni.edu.