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Head Women’s Tennis Coach

Head Women’s Tennis Coach

Head Women’s Tennis Coach

McNeese State University invites qualified applicants for the position of Head Women’s Tennis Coach. This is a full-time, 12-month, unclassified position.

Position Description and Responsibilities:

The Head Women’s Tennis Coach is responsible for functions related to the following:
  • Maintain compliance with NCAA, Conference and Board of Supervisors regulations and policies.
  • Responsibility of the head coach to promote an atmosphere for compliance within the program supervised by the coach and to monitor the activities regarding compliance of all assistant coaches and other administrators involved with the program who report directly or indirectly to the coach.
  • Responsible for Tennis program operations including coaching, recruiting and supervision of secretary, coaching assistants, graduate assistants, and student workers.
  • Be attentive and responsible with budget set forth each year.
  • Responsible for purchasing within the Tennis program.
  • Responsible for Tennis supplies and equipment maintenance.
  • Responsible for preliminary squad list due on June 1 of every year to Coordinator of Compliance.
  • Responsible for completing and returning all forms, lists and reports originating from the Compliance Coordinators office involving the Tennis program.
  • Responsible for the academic progress of student athletes in the Tennis program.
  • Supervision of Tennis athlete’s progress within the program.
  • Responsible to assist in fund raising efforts for the program
  • Maintain inventory records for equipment and apparel.
  • Responsible for maintaining annual CPR certification.
  • Maintain competency with respect to knowledge of NCAA rules, ensure compliance with NCAA rules and report to the Compliance Coordinator any knowledge of violation of NCAA, Southland conference and/or institutional rules. Understand that actions that violate NCAA rules will result in disciplinary or corrective actions as set forth in the provisions of the NCAA enforcement procedures.
  • Assist Athletics Director as needed


  • BS required
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA Division I rules, practices, policies, philosophy and procedures


Position is Open until Filled

Application Materials and Contact:

Applicants should submit a: Letter of Application, Resume’, References, (name phone number, and e-mail address of at least three) for the application process. Please electronically submit the required documents to Associate AD - Tanner Stines, Committee Chair at; Phone: (337) 475-5215.

Additional Information:

McNeese State University, located in Lake Charles, Louisiana, is a public university and a member of the University of Louisiana System. Under Louisiana law, applications and al l supporting materials will become public record. All applicants are expected to submit complete and accurate materials as specified in the position announcement. A background check and an English Proficiency assessment will be conducted on selected finalists. We comply with Louisiana Revised Statute 49:1001, et seq, and State of Louisiana Executive Order 98-38, which provides for drug testing of employees, appointees, prospective employees, and prospective appointees. Prospective employees and employees are informed if a drug test is required.

McNeese State University is an AA/EEO/ADA employer committed to excellence through diversity.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 requires McNeese State University to inform applicants that the University can employ only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the U.S. Each new employee is required to present documentation verifying his/her identity and right to accept employment.

McNeese State University is a member of the University of Louisiana System. Under Louisiana law, applications and all supporting materials will become public record. An executive session pursuant to La. Rev. Stat. 42:6.1(A) may be required.

Persons needing reasonable accommodations as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the Equal Opportunity Office: Voice: (337) 475-5428; TDD/TTY, Hearing Impaired: (337) 562-4227; Fax: (337) 475-5960; or

Instructional Faculty Candidates with foreign degrees must provide official certification of equivalency to U.S. degrees, an official comprehensive course-by-course report and U.S. Equivalency Statement, from World Education Services. The official Credential Evaluation Report and U.S. Equivalency Statement must be submitted directly to the Office of Academic and Student Affairs, Box 93220, Lake Charles, LA 70609; (337)475-5508. Simple translation of the language on foreign diplomas, transcripts, coursework, or similar will NOT suffice and will cause the application packet to be judged as incomplete.