Head Varsity Tennis Coaches
Kents Hill School, Readfield, ME
Kents Hill is seeking Head Coaches for our Boys and Girls Varsity Tennis teams who are passionate about the role athletics can play in the education and character development of student-athletes. The coach will be responsible for player and team development, and committed to building and sustaining a competitive program that will represent Kents Hill in the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council (NEPSAC).Kents Hill School is a member of the New England Prep School Athletic Council (NEPSAC) and MAISAD (Maine Association of Independent Schools Athletic Directors) Conference.
Head Coaches are also responsible for the administrative operations of the team including managing and reporting player and team statistics, recording player attendance, filming of games, coordinating game schedules and transportation, and other duties assigned by the Athletic Director in support of a safe and dynamic player experience.
Working in conjunction with the Admissions Office, they will recruit student-athletes and guide prospective athletes’ families through all stages of the admissions process. In addition, the Head Coach will work collaboratively with the College Counseling Office in helping student-athletes who wish to play at the collegiate level after they graduate.
The ideal candidate will have the ability to support players from a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences, and athletic abilities and possess a strong ethical coaching philosophy with an emphasis on player development and positive team culture.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills
- Bachelor’s degree preferred
- 3 to 5 years of coaching experience at the high school, club, or college level
- Knowledge of NCAA college Tennis programs and the recruiting process for student-athletes
- Certifications appropriate to the relevant sport, division, or other regulating agency
- Valid driver’s license
- Positive attitude and collaborative spirit
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills
How To Apply
This is a part-time stipend position with responsibilities from Mid-February through early June.. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to Human Resources at email@example.com.