Bellarmine University is a dynamic, growing university with a strong liberal arts focus in the Catholic higher education tradition and a bold vision for the future. Bellarmine has undergraduate and graduate enrollment of nearly 3,500 students and continues to add new academic programs while maintaining small class sizes and personal attention to students. Bellarmine is listed in the Princeton Review's Best 384 Colleges, is one of the top 20 Southern regional universities in U.S. News and World Report's 2019 college rankings and is a top university in Forbes' list of America's best colleges. In a survey by The Princeton Review, students praised Bellarmine as a place that is 'welcoming to every single person and makes an effort to include everyone.' Bellarmine students, faculty and staff engage in more than 25,000 cumulative hours of service each year, in Louisville and around the nation and world.
Bellarmine is located on a scenic 145-acre campus in the Highlands neighborhood and 46+ acres off-campus in Louisville, KY, which Forbes recently recognized as a 'Top 15 City' for affordable living and National Geographic calls one of the 'Best Small Cities in the U.S.' Louisville is within a day's drive of two-thirds of the U.S. population.
Bellarmine is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applicants with diverse backgrounds to apply.
The Bellarmine University Department of Athletics is seeking well-qualified individuals for its Head Men's Tennis Coach. The position is responsible for the management and administration of all activities related to an NCAA Division II athletic program and will interact effectively and appropriately with student-athletes, parents, alumni, faculty, administrators, peers, and community members. The Head Coach is fully responsible for compliance with National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) rules and regulations as well as Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) rules and University policies governing intercollegiate athletics.
Player Development - practice planning and skill development, game management, attention to academics, and commitment to community service.
Recruitment and retention of academically and athletically qualified student-athletes
Oversight of all administrative responsibilities - scheduling, team travel, budget, ordering of team apparel, securing practice times, etc.
Other duties as requested by the Director of Athletics/Designee.
Bellarmine University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is committed to excellence in athletics as an integral part of the educational philosophy and mission of the University. There is a strong focus on the NCAA Division II model of athletics, and its core values that balance academic, social, and athletic life. The Department engages the pursuit of excellence in academics and athletic play. Bellarmine Athletics provides a supporting role between intercollegiate athletics and higher education that enhances community and builds character for all of its student-athletes through team affiliation and athletic competition.
Bellarmine Athletics seeks an individual with high ethical standards, strong ability to mentor students in the tennis program and be a vibrant member of the campus community. The candidate must have an understanding of Bellarmine's mission and philosophy in relation to care of and development of the whole person.
This position requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited university and three to five years of high level coaching.
One to three years of head coaching experience at the collegiate level is preferred.
Playing experience at the collegiate level is preferred.
Please submit a letter of interest, resume and contact information for three professional references by clicking on the appropriate link in this posting. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.