The Head Coach of Tennis is responsible for all team activities of the designated team sport. This position is also responsible for recruitment for the team to ensure that all team athletes are certified to participate, according to all institutional guidelines. Other duties include planning and organizing all team activities, such as practices, team workouts and other events.
Essential Job Functions and Performance Indicators
Serve as an athletic instructor for the team sport.
Teach proper skills and skill development to student athletes.
Required Qualifications – Required qualifications to effectively perform the job.
Bachelor's degree is required.
Prior coaching experience required
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities – May be representative, but not all-inclusive, of those knowledge, skills and abilities commonly associated with this position.
Discretion, along with solid and sound judgment are essential.
This position requires strong leadership and collaborative skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Must be able to work collaboratively and establish and maintain effective relationships with the community, faculty, students and staff.
Requires creativity and initiative.
Highly developed analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills are essential.
Must be able to effectively use a computer.
Additional Salary Information: - Benefits -
o Tuition Reimbursement
o 25% discount off purchases at any Pedestal dining location on the St. Charles and Belleville campuses during fall and spring semesters
o Two free tickets to student productions at the J. Scheidegger Center
o Discounts on Club Fitness and Planet Fitness memberships
o Discount at AT&T
o Medical Insurance through United Health Care
o Voluntary Vision
o Voluntary Dental
o Flexible Spending Account
Internal Number: R0005120
About Lindenwood University - Belleville
Founded in 1827, Lindenwood is a dynamic four-year liberal arts institution dedicated to excellence in higher education. Nestled amid the beautiful linden trees, our historic 500-acre campus is situated in the heart of St. Charles, Mo., a growing community of 62,000 just west of St. Louis.
We offer more than 120 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to approximately 17,000 students through values-centered programs that lead to development of the whole person. Our faculty, staff and administration are committed to an integrative liberal arts curriculum that focuses on the talents, interests and future of our students. Lindenwood is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
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