Boys Assistant Tennis Coach
Proviso Township High Schools District 209
 Forest Park, IL

Description: Assistant Boys Tennis Coach

Reports To: Head Coach

Athletic Director

Job Summary:

This is a responsible position that requires working with the Head Coach in the implementation of the tennis program. The work is under the direction of the Head Coach and involves assisting the Head Coach with general overall responsibility for the total tennis program. The Assistant Coach must demonstrate an ability to work cooperatively and enthusiastically with the entire school community and demonstrate strong interpersonal skills.


Required Experience or Training

Valid Illinois State Teaching, Substitute Certification, and/or ASEP or NFHS Certification

Knowledge of the sport

Previous coaching experience

Must have knowledge of the technical aspects of the sport

Carry out the aims and objectives of the sport program as outlined by the head coach and school administrator

To instruct athletes in individual and team fundamental, strategy and physical training necessary to realize a degree of individual and team success


  • Demonstrates cooperation, friendliness and enthusiasm toward students, faculty, fellow coaches, and the public sector
  • Motivates student athletes by example
  • Assists with planning, coordinating and supervising a football program based on the latest evidence of knowledge and skill about the game. Disseminates information to and instructs student athletes and fellow coaches in the above.
  • Adheres to the standards of conduct and safety for all student athletes
  • Adheres to school and district policies and procedures
  • Strict compliance with all IHSA rules and regulations
  • Exercises and teaches control and care of school-owned equipment.
  • Other duties and responsibilities that may be assigned and/or administratively directed