Assistant Coach - Women's Tennis

Posting Date
University of Missouri
Job Type
Full Time - Experienced
Salary Range
Commensurate with experience
Columbia, MO
Preferred Education
Master's Degree

Job Description
The University of Missouri is now accepting applications for the position of Assistant Coach - Women's Tennis.  This is a full-time, benefit eligible position reporting to the Head Coach -Tennis. 

Primary coaching responsibilities will include assisting in coaching, scouting and recruitment of student-athletes, to include evaluating their performance in both practice and competition and providing leadership and instruction in areas of deficiencies, as required;  assist with development of schedules for practice and competition and assist in the planning and administering of the off-season training program. Monitor the conditioning and training of student-athletes in conjunction with the strength and conditioning coaches and athletic training staff.  Assist in coordinating team travel arrangements, as requested and assist with on-campus and off-campus visits of prospective student athletes.  Coordinate with the equipment manager to ensure the necessary athletic equipment is available for scheduled practices and competitive events.  Participate in clinics, exhibitions, and camps as approved.  Counsel team members in academic, disciplinary and personal matters, to include consulting with the appropriate Directors, Associate and Assistant Directors of Athletics and other university administrators to resolve problems. Participate in the collection and analysis of tactical and statistical data of opponent teams and assist in designing game plans and strategies. Promote an atmosphere of compliance where all policies and procedures of the Department and University, as well as rules and regulations of the SEC, NCAA and other authorities that may legitimately influence the intercollegiate athletics program are adhered to and enforce.  Assist the Head Coach with day-to-day administrative duties as well as other responsibilities as assigned by the Head Tennis Coach.

Employer Information
the University of Missouri is located midway between Kansas City and St. Louis and has a current enrollment of approximately 32,000 student.  the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is home to 20 sports and employs approximately 235 full-time and 450 part-time individuals. The University of Missouri seeks a diverse work force and is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action, pro disabled and veteran employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.

Job Application Instructions
Complete on-line application by navigating to:  Please reference job ID# 30511