COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY

Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education


POSITION TITLE: Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach and Associate in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education


REPORTS TO: Head Men’s Tennis Coach


SCOPE: The Assistant Coach provides recruiting, developmental, instructional and administrative support services under the direction and supervision of the Head Men’s Tennis Coach


RESPONSIBILITIES:


  • Recruit qualified student-athletes effectively to Columbia under the direction of the Head Men’s Tennis Coach by building and cultivating strong relationships with prospective student-athletes, families and junior coaches
  • Focus on developing the character skills of current student-athletes
  • Help to create a culture that provides current student-athletes with the opportunity to reach their potential in tennis, academically, personally and career-wise
  • Achieve a high level of competency in motivation and the conduct of practice sessions
  • Achieve competitive results that demonstrate athletic excellence
  • Demonstrate a sincere interest in the academic, personal and athletic development and welfare of student-athletes
  • Exhibit supportive and cooperative behavior in the programs goals established by the Head Men’s Tennis Coach
  • Exhibit leadership and professional behavior in all interactions with people associated with the program
  • Complete all assignments made by the Head Men’s Tennis Coach, including but not limited to budget management, scheduling, recruiting and fundraising
  • Demonstrate excellent writing, speaking and listening abilities
  • Promote the success of gender and minority equity initiatives by engaging in related activities and programs
  • Participate in continuing education conferences, workshops, and/or meetings to increase professional skills and knowledge
  • Exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with adherence to NCAA, Ivy League Conference, University, and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations and/or Code of Ethics
  • Contribute to the maintenance of good working relationships with all members of the Department
  • Perform additional duties as assigned by the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education

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Job Posting Requisition Number: 0000626