General Information: The Office of Student Leadership and Involvement (SLI) serves all students by providing meaningful co-curricular experiences to support the educational mission of The New School. Through social, cultural, and educational programs, students develop personal and leadership skills as they become contributing members of our campus community and engaged global citizens. Recreation offers robust athletics and wellness programming including, but not limited to; Group Fitness, Outdoor Adventures, Intramurals, and Club Sports.
The Head Coach will work alongside the Assistant Director for Recreation to support all aspects of Club Sports programming, such as marketing, recruitment, player development, and ensuring the health and safety of all participants.
Responsibilities: ○ Assist with the marketing, promotion, and recruitment of Club Tennis participants ○ Develop and implement comprehensive practice and training opportunities ○ Responsible for roster and waiver management ○ Oversees the scheduling of games, practices, and tryouts ○ Aid in researching new initiatives, partnerships, and opportunities for Club Tennis ○ Maintain athletic equipment and uniform inventory ○ Attend and serve as a representative for Club Sports recruitment opportunities ○ Assist with game, practice, and try out set-up and break down ○ Follow and adhere to all University and Student Leadership and Involvement policies and procedures ○ Attend all required trainings ○ Other duties as assigned
Qualifications and Competencies: ➢ BA/BS required ➢ CPR/First Aid Certification (provided by Dept if necessary) ➢ Previous experience coaching or as a player ➢ Experience with student-athlete development ➢ Experience with software including Google Office Suite (Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms), and comfortability navigating the web ➢ Must be available to work evenings and weekends throughout the semester
Internal Number: 17746
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The New School, a leading university in downtown New York City, offers degree and nondegree academic programs in design, the social sciences, the liberal arts, management, the arts, and media. Students benefit from small classes, superior resources, and renowned faculty members who practice what they teach. Continuing education courses and public programs place the university at the center of New York’s cultural and intellectual life.