UW-Green Bay

Career Opportunities


Head Coach (Men's and Women's Tennis)

Posting Date

5/29/2018 12:00:00 AM

Position Information

Working Title:  Head Coach (Men's and Women's Tennis)
UW System Title:  Head Coach

Essential Job Functions

This position reports to the Director of Athletics and is responsible for the leadership and organization of the intercollegiate Men's and Women's Tennis program.

This position includes the following responsibilities:

  • Plan and conduct tryouts and practices.
  • Recruit qualified student athletes.
  • Develop a training and conditioning program.
  • Schedule competition and team travel.
  • Manage program budget and fundraising.
  • Supervision of student athlete academics, compliance, and team conduct.
  • Provide supervision of assistant coaches.
  • Represent the University on Conference, Regional and/or National level.



  • Bachelor's degree at time of application
  • 3 years of collegiate or professional tennis coaching experience


  • Collegiate tennis coaching experience at the NCAA level
  • Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations

The successful candidate will have strong oral, written, interpersonal, and organizational skills, the ability to communicate with a diverse student population, demonstrated integrity and strong leadership, and the willingness to be part of a collaborative team. The University welcomes applicants who are dedicated to enriching the quality of life for students and the community by embracing the educational value of diversity, promoting environmental sustainability, encouraging engaged citizenship, and serving as an intellectual, cultural, and economic resource.

Conditions of Appointment

This position will travel often with the Men's and Women's Tennis team. It will require nights and weekend work along with traditional work hours.

Position is a full-time Limited appointment. Official transcripts of the highest degree achieved will be required of finalist(s). A criminal conviction investigation will be conducted on the finalist(s). In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, the university does not discriminate on the basis of arrest or conviction record. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.


Salary of $40,800

This position is exempt from the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

The UW System provides an excellent benefits package, including participation in the Wisconsin State Retirement System.

To Apply

STEP 1: Please select the applicable link below:

External Applicants: (NOT currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)
Internal Applicants: (Currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)

STEP 2: From "Job Search" screen,

  • Click in "Keywords" box.
  • Enter Job Opening ID "14357"
  • Click "Search."
  • Select "Head Coach (Men's and Women's Tennis)"
  • Click "Apply."
    • You must login before you can apply. Input your "User Name" and "Password" and select "Login."
    • If you have not yet registered, click "Register Now" to begin the registration process.

STEP 3: Submit application materials:

Please be sure to complete all required fields, and include all required documents before submitting your application. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any application materials. Files must be complete to be considered. Please include the following documents:

  • Cover letter that specifically addresses qualifications for the essential job functions
  • Resume
  • Names and contact information for three references
  • Unofficial transcripts of highest degree achieved

You must select "Submit Application." Selecting "Save as Draft " or "Exit" will not forward your application materials to the search committee.

If you have any questions, need accommodations, or submitted your application with missing materials, call or email:

Jodi Schleis
Phone: (920) 465-2116
Email:  schleisj@uwgb.edu

Application Deadline

To ensure consideration, please submit application materials by Monday, June 11th, 2018.

Note: The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis.Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

For more information regarding the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and the surrounding area, see our Campus and Community section. For Campus Safety information see our Office of Public Safety website and our Annual Security Report (for a paper copy please contact the Office of Human Resources at (920) 465-2390). This report includes statistics about reported crimes, as well as information about crime prevention and campus security policies and procedures.

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to achieving a diverse workforce and to maintaining a community which welcomes and values a climate supporting equal opportunity and difference among its members. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, genetic information, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status (including disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, other protected veteran, or Armed Forces service medal veteran status), age, or disability.