Head Coach, Men's and Women's Tennis - Part-Time

Employer
Rider University
Location
Lawrenceville, NJ
Closing date
Oct 22, 2021

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Job Details

Requisition Number:

21A116015

Position Title:

Head Coach, Men's and Women's Tennis - Part-Time

Position Description:

Rider University Lifting Barriers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QYW7gJvc76M Rider University, an NCAA Division I institution and member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) invites applications for a part-time Head Coach, Men’s and Women’s Tennis. The successful individual will manage all aspects of running a Division I tennis program including recruiting, evaluating and improving team and individual performance, perfecting tennis skills and managing training programs.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Previous coaching experience
  • Knowledge of and willingness to comply with NCAA rules/regulations
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Computer and social media technology competency
  • Valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience:

  • Previous coaching experience at the NCAA level
  • Head collegiate coaching experience
  • Competitive collegiate or professional playing experience
  • Experience in recruiting student-athletes

About Rider University:

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University has been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 386 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.

Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.

Location:

Lawrenceville, NJ

Do the essential functions of this job require lifting?:

Yes

If yes, # of pounds.:

25 - 50 pounds

Do the essential functions of this job require long periods of standing?:

Yes

Do the essential functions of this job require walking up stairs?:

No

Do the essential functions of this job require stretching?:

Yes

Do the essential functions of this job require bending?:

Yes

Divisional Unit:

Athletics

Department:

Athletics Operations & Facilities

Position Type:

Part-Time

Employment Group:

AAUP

Work-Year:

10 months

Open Date:

06/29/2021

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Rider University is committed to diversity. Please provide a statement of your commitment to diversity.

The completion of a background check is required for all new hires.

Organization

Our History and Path Forward

Over a 150-year legacy does not happen by accident.  Rider has always had a remarkable ability to adapt.  Yet it is not our shistory alone that defines u, but our future-the ability rethink our vision in fundamental ways, and come together to grow our students and institution as never before.  In that vision we reimage education as a vibrant, holistic experience, exciting and engaging in ways that go beyond classroom learning to real world.

 

Our Mission

Rider University welcomes students from throughout the region, across the nation, and around the world who seek to be challenged and supported as active members of our inclusive and vibrant living and learning community. Committed to student growth, transformation and leadership, we connect rigorous academic, artistic and professional programs of study with a rich array of learning experiences that engage students inside and outside the classroom. We prepare graduates to thrive professionally and to be lifelong independent learners and responsible citizens who embrace diversity, support the common good, and contribute meaningfully to the changing world in which they live and work.

Vision for Inclusive Excellence

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success. 

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

 

Strategic Initiatives

As an institution striving for inclusive excellence, we intentionally infuse efforts to promote equity and inclusion in all aspects of our campus, including:

How Rider promotes equity and inclusion

  •  Recruiting and retaining diverse students, faculty and staff
  •  Promoting a safe and welcoming physical environment and campus climate that garners a sense of belonging
  •  Facilitating cultural competency and understanding throughout the University community
  •  Developing equitable policies and practices
  •  Engaging proactively with the surrounding community

Rider University ranks on U.S. News and World Report's Best Colleges list and the Wall Street Journal's Top U.S. College list.

Leadership

Rider's leadership is committed to fulfilling our University mission statement and Rider Promise, advancing a vision for our future and sustaining academic excellence. Get to know our president, the cabinet and Board of Trustees. 

 

University's Partnerships 

Rider University welcomes partnerships with companies and organizations that demonstrate a commitment to the professional development of their employees by making higher education more accessible and affordable.View Rider University's Plan for a safe, enriching and adaptive academic year. As the knowledge and understanding of the COVID-19 virus continues to evolve and new information becomes available, all relevant policies and plans will be updated as appropriate. Please check back frequently to stay informed.

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Website:
Telephone
609-896-5000
Location
2083 Lawrenceville Road
Lawrenceville
New Jersey
08648
United States

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