St. Paul’s School announces a search for a boys varsity tennis coach to begin duties in March 2022 (August 2021 if part of full-time employment.) This position requires a desire to oversee the entire boys’ tennis program during the fall season. This includes a varsity and junior varsity team with primary coaching responsibility to the varsity team. The ability to teach the game from both the technical and tactical perspective as well as developing a positive team culture are essential parts of the job. The successful candidate places a high priority on character development and sportsmanship and uses athletics as a tool to educate students. By using inter- scholastic competition and all related activities, this position serves as a teacher and mentor to help build student character, prepare students for a constructive and effective life, and teach valuable life lessons including work ethic; discipline; resilience; persistence; teamwork and selflessness; goal-setting and goal achievement; overcoming adversity; and leadership.
Recruiting players of strong academic standing, high character, excellent soccer abilities and a desire to be part of the SPS community as well as helping to support them through the college process are also aspects of this position.
The ideal individual hired for this position will also contribute to the full experience as a boarding school faculty member with responsibility within another area of school life such as teaching or administration as well as an advising responsibility. As with all positions, St. Paul’s School seeks innovative educators who are eager to participate in the academic, athletic, and co-curricular life of this dynamic residential community working and living with adolescents.
St. Paul’s School is a completely residential, co-educational secondary school in Concord, NH, affiliated with the Episcopal Church and welcoming to all faiths. St. Paul’s aggressively seeks applications from candidates who will promote the School’s commitment to attracting and retaining a highly talented and diverse faculty. St. Paul’s School is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity. St. Paul’s School does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, creed, ethnic origin, disability or sexual orientation, and complies with applicable laws for the protection of civil rights.
Experience coaching at the High School or Collegiate level, ideally as a head coach. Love and passion for the game a must.
About St. Paul's School
Founded in 1856 and affiliated with the Episcopal Church, St. Paul’s School is a co-educational college preparatory high school located in Concord, N.H. The 2,000-acre grounds are home to approximately 535 young men and women from 37 states and 18 countries. All students and the nearly 100 full-time faculty members live on the grounds. The School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges as well as other nationally recognized agencies. In addition to its regular program for grades nine through twelve, St. Paul’s also offers the Advanced Studies Program each summer for academically talented New Hampshire high school juniors.