Prime Video and LTA girls-only programme to inspire the next generation of female British tennis players
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Prime Video and the LTA have launched a new ‘girls-only’ programme to inspire the next generation of girls in British Tennis.
What does this mean for you?
We are looking for motivated and relatable coaches to be part of the programme who can build confidence and drive enjoyment for girls.
Coaches will be:
- Responsible for managing and delivering high-standard girl-only group coaching sessions, and co-ordinating and delivering a school's outreach/promotional programme.
- Asked to recruit new or lapsed girls on to a six-week coaching course in 2023.
- Specialist-training event delivered by the LTA
- Fully-branded AMC team kit
- Promotional materials
- Performance-related rewards
- Prizes for coaches who make an outstanding contribution the programme.
- LTA Instructor (Level-2) qualification or higher.
- A Level-2 Instructor will require a higher qualified coach to deliver Tennis Leaders
- LTA Accredited & working within LTA Registered venue(s)
- LTA Youth trained and familiar with the content and principles
- Experience of working with schools
- Enthusiasm for working with girls and growing female participation at a local level
- Capacity at venue(s) for an appropriate ‘girl only’ follow on offer
- Venue approval and support to be part of this programme
- Use of ClubSpark (or willingness to use for this programme).
- Experience of opening tennis up to new audiences, in particular women and girls
- Interest in running female only competitions such as TC ‘Game, Set and Match’.
- Interest in mentoring females on Tennis Leaders* courses or the L1 Assistant qualification
- It’s also important that you and the venue has capacity to run a girl only follow-on offer.
How to Apply
You will need to complete this online application form by Friday 25 November. The form will ask the coach to respond to the above criteria and submit a short (two-minute max) video as to why you think you are a good fit for the programme.
If you wish discuss the programme further please contact Tennis Wales Coaching and Volunteer Manager Steve Yeardley.