Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Senior Assistant Coach - Men's and Women's Tennis. This is a full-time 10-month appointment with flexibility to set work hours appropriate to the needs of the program. The position includes a generous benefits package.
Kenyon College, a highly selective liberal arts college of 1700 students, is a Division III member of the NCAA and is a founding member of the North Coast Athletic Conference. Kenyon offers twenty-two varsity sports, eleven for men and eleven for women. The college is located in the beautiful village of Gambier, 50 miles northeast of Columbus, Ohio.
This is a Full time, 10-month reporting position with benefits. Working beside the Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach, this coach will assist with the responsibilities of successful NCAA D-III Men’s and Women’s programs in accordance and compliance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations. The Senior Assistant Coach will work in conjunction with the head coach to fulfill the following responsibilities: coaching and instructing, recruiting, arranging travel, managing budgets, tracking equipment and developing alumni contacts, The Senior Assistant Coach will function as the coach of record for one team when the men’s and women’s teams are split at different sites of competition. Although the head coach will be primarily responsible for the organization and maintenance of the program, this position will have significant input into this process. Additional responsibilities will be assigned in game management, facility overview, teaching and /or administration.
It is also expected that the Senior Assistant Coach for Men’s and Women’s Tennis embraces the department mission of fostering learning and developing community with a focus on the values of citizenship, competition, resiliency, sportsmanship, and teamwork within Kenyon’s unique campus culture. Successful candidates will be able to show a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in their support for students from diverse ethnic, socioeconomic, religious, and national backgrounds.
Kenyon College is an equal opportunity employer and applications from members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged. It is the College's policy to evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, physical and/or mental disability, age, religion, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by institutional policy or state, local, or federal law. Kenyon College has a strong commitment to supporting diversity, equity and inclusion. Please visit our Diversity at Kenyon website.
Experience in recruitment of academically focused-student athletes is preferred.
CPR, First Aid and AED Certification is required (and can be completed after hire).
About Kenyon College
Kenyon College, a highly selective liberal arts college of 1600 students, is a Division III member of the NCAA and is a founding member of the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC). Kenyon offers twenty-two varsity sports, eleven for men and eleven for women. The college is located in the beautiful village of Gambier, 50 miles northeast of Columbus, Ohio.