General Objectives: The Assistant Coach – Men’s and Women’s Tennis will assist the Head Coach in managing and leading the DBU Tennis program. The goal and objective of DBU Athletics is to develop Champions for Christ, both on and off the playing surface.
Responsibilities: •Perform job duties in accordance with DBU’s vision, mission and values, and in a way that contributes to the development of the Athletics Department. •Assist the head coach with administering a competitive program to include organizing, supervising, and maintaining a schedule of practices and events, coordinating physical conditioning programs with Athletic Performance staff, and instructing student-athletes in strategies and performance principles. •Support the individual educational goals of student-athletes and provide opportunities for academic assistance to student-athletes if required, monitoring the academic progress of each participating student-athlete. •Maintain the integrity of the athletic program through knowledge and application of NCAA rules and regulations. Demonstrate a working knowledge of NCAA rules. Inform and educate student-athletes of all appropriate NCAA eligibility rules. •Recruit qualified student-athletes for varsity and club programs. •Be active in all department-wide fund raising and related professional activities. •Be supportive of all athletic teams and other athletic department personnel. •Hold membership in appropriate national associations and be active in related professional activities. •Practice superior customer service. •Fulfill additional responsibilities as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree from accredited institution. Master’s degree preferred.
Coaching experience at the collegiate level preferred.
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