Butler University seeks a part-time, 12-month assistant men’s tennis coach to assist with managing and supervising the day-to-day operations of the athletic team including teaching, coaching, recruiting, and academic monitoring. The assistant coach will provide leadership and support for the vision and strategies of the Butler men’s tennis program. The position provides a monthly stipend.
Assist head coach with practice and game coaching; coach individual hitting sessions throughout the year
Help manage and organize game-day operations
Develop and maintain statistical performance records for individual athletes and the team
Assist with the planning and organization of the annual fundraiser
Assist with the evaluation and recruitment of academically qualified and highly skilled student athletes
Assist with academic monitoring and the personal development of student athletes
Contribute to building a positive team culture
Administrative duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree required or appropriate combination of education and experience
Collegiate or professional playing experience
Knowledge of NCAA Division I and Big East Conference rules and regulations required or willingness to learn
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Ability to work effectively with student-athletes, coaches, administrators, and staff
Clean driving record with a valid driver’s license
Experience working with tennis video analysis software
Racket stringing experience
Butler University is committed to enhancing the diversity of the student body and our faculty and staff. In addition hiring decisions are made on the basis of an individual's qualifications, past experience, overall performance, and other employment-related criteria. Butler University provides equal opportunities for employment and advancement for all individuals, regardless of age, gender identity, sex, race, religion, color, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other legally protected category.
About Butler University
Butler University is a nationally recognized comprehensive university encompassing five colleges—Arts, Communication, Education, Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Pharmacy and Health Sciences—and the Andre B. Lacy School of Business. Together, they offer more than 60 undergraduate areas of study, eight pre-professional programs, and 19 graduate programs. Around 4,700 students are enrolled at Butler, representing 45 states and 49 countries. Ninety-five percent of Butler students will have participated in some form of internship, student teaching, clinical rotation, research, or service learning by the time they graduate. This community-centered immersion is coupled with classroom learning that nurtures critical thinking, effective communication, cooperative teamwork, and ethical decision making to prepare students for both professional success and to have lasting impact in their communities.