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Head Women's Tennis Coach
AMES IA 50010
Category: Other
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Job code: lhw-e0-89745068

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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Head Women's Tennis Coach
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Posting Number
800088


Working Title
Head Women's Tennis Coach


Advertised Employing Department
Athletics Department


Appointment Type
Contract


Base of Employment
K - Contract


Full or Part Time
Full-Time


Pay Frequency
Monthly


Proposed Start Date
As soon as possible


Proposed End Date or Length of Term


Number of Months Employed Per Year
12


Summary of Duties and Responsibilities

The Iowa State University Athletics Department is accepting applications for a Head Women's Tennis Coach. Position is responsible for administering all aspects of the tennis program with a commitment to University, Big 12 Conference and NCAA policies, procedures, and regulations. Will identify and successfully recruit academically qualified and athletically talented student-athletes; provide solid teaching, mentoring and coaching; develop well-rounded student-athletes ensuring academic progress and graduation; direct practice sessions, evaluations of opponents and competitive coaching situations; and maintain a competitive and successful women's tennis program. Must establish and maintain an environment conducive to the welfare and academic success of the student-athletes. Must effectively manage the program's budget and staff; coordinate support services and appropriate public relations and promotional activities necessary for program success; other administrative duties. Must establish and maintain effective interactions with the university community and administrators, alumni, donors, media and the public.


Requires an excellent work ethic along with exceptional motivational, coaching/teaching, leadership, communication and recruiting skills. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body. Requires the ability to travel extensively including overnight stays for recruiting and competitions.



Required Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree. Experience coaching or competing in tennis at the collegiate or professional level.



Preferred Education and Experience

Proven head coaching experience at collegiate, professional, or elite club level.


Successful NCAA Division I tennis coaching experience.


Experience coaching female tennis athletes.


Demonstrated ability to recruit and develop highly skilled student-athletes.



Required Licensure(s)/Certification(s)


Preferred Licensure(s)/Certification(s)


Department/Program & College Description


About Iowa State University and the Ames Community

Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. More than 36,000 students are enrolled and are served by over 6,200 faculty and staff.


Iowa State University is a global and culturally diverse university committed to providing an inclusive, equitable, and diverse environment for both learning and employment. We know that diversity in experience and perspective is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and building an inclusive academic community. At Iowa State, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituents. The university has an expectation that all employees will demonstrate a contribution to diversity and inclusion as embodied in Iowa State University's Principles of Community.


Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted one of the best college towns in the nation.


Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented populations, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.


All employees are expected to exhibit and convey good citizenship within the program, the department, college, university activities, collegial interactions, and maintain the highest standards of integrity and ethical behavior.



Department Contact Name
Kari


Department Contact Phone


Department Contact Email
kruba@iastate.edu


Department/Unit Website
cyclones.com


Location (if other than Ames)


Additional Information

This position will be on a multi-year contract.



Application Instructions

To apply for this position, please click on "Apply to this job" and complete the Employment Application. Please be prepared to enter or attach the following:1) Resume
2) Cover Letter
3) Contact Information for Three ReferencesIf you have questions regarding this application process, please email employment@iastate.edu or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.



Guaranteed Consideration Date
05/23/2018


Pre-Employment Screening

All offers of employment, oral and written, are contingent upon the university's verification of credentials and other information required by federal and state law, ISU policies/procedures, and may include the completion of a background check.



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EO Statement

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, 3410 Beardshear Hall, 515 Morrill Road, 515 294-7612, email eooffice@iastate.edu.






Classification Information



University Title
Head Coach - 9000


Salary
Commensurate with qualifications


Job Category
Contract





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