Head Coach (40%) – Could become full-time with the additions of other duties.
-Oversee the development and promotion of a competitive tennis program, including competition schedule, budget, assistant coach and student manager selection and training, camp, fund raising, and travel logistics. -Recruit student-athletes through high school and community college visits, campus visits, and electronic and social media.
-Develop student-athlete physical, spiritual, emotional, academic, and psychological skills and well-being.
-Develop, implement, and evaluate drills, practice plans, conditioning programs, and competition strategies.
-Maintain student-athlete files
-Assist with competition management of contests as needed; coordinate competition logistics and assist with maintaining accurate statistics.
-Engage with College constituents such as alumni and local communities.
-Attend local, regional, and national professional development clinics, conventions, and seminars.
-Research, refine, and continue to develop knowledge of tennis rules, regulations, and policies affecting responsibilities.
-Maintain First Aid and CPR certification.
Desire to support the mission of Bethany Lutheran College
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution; master’s preferred (required for teaching and some professional staff positions)
Coaching/recruiting experience at the collegiate level preferred
Knowledge of NCAA rules
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to recruit, develop, motivate and develop student athletes
Able to lift, pull, push up to 50 pounds
Maintain valid driver’s license
• Candidates should submit a letter of interest that addresses qualifications and area of specialization, and a resume. • Complete a Bethany Lutheran College employment application form found online.
Send Information to:
Bethany Lutheran College- Human Resources Office Position – Head Coach, Men’s & Women’s Tennis 700 Luther Drive Mankato, MN 56001; or via scanned email to firstname.lastname@example.org
About Bethany Lutheran College
Bethany Lutheran College, located in Mankato, Minnesota, is a dynamic, growing liberal arts institution that offers a values-based Christian education that aims to produce well-educated and spiritually grounded students. Our graduates are prepared to be leaders in their chosen vocations and in their communities and churches. Bethany has an outstanding faculty that focuses solely on the undergraduate student. Whether it is an academic, personal, or spiritual concern, the Bethany faculty is committed to educating the whole student.