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Assistant Head Coach Role for Ignition Tennis
Malmesbury Lawn Tennis Club

Malmesbury Lawn Tennis Club, Wiltshire
Min. Qualification:
Level 2
Min. Accreditation:
LTA Accredited
Job Type:
Part Time (20 hours or less a week)
£15 - £20 Hourly
Self Employed
Job posted on:
19 June, 2022
Closing date:
30 July, 2022

The role will include:

- Delivery of junior and adult lessons
- Delivery of Learning Disability lessons
- Day-time and after-school sessions (travel may be required)
- Delivery of external events / schools where required
- Delivery of holiday camps
- Assisting in the promotion of the programme and company
- Attending internal coaches meetings and internal coach education/training sessions
- Assisting in the organisation of club nights and social events

The ideal candidate will be LTA Coach Accredited (or Accredited+) to Level 3 or RPT/PTR equivalent, and will have experience and be confident in delivering sessions to all ages and abilities.

LTA Accredited Level 2 coaches will be considered.

Candidate should be available to work weekdays and weekends.

Candidate will be self-employed and will hold LTA Coach Accreditation and be required to provide safeguarding, DBS, and first aid certificates along with the right to work in the UK.

Malmesbury LTC is located in the South Cotswolds town of Malmesbury and boasts over 400 club members.

The club has four floodlit all-weather courts as well as a newly-upgraded carpet court that is open to all Community members and a separate mini-court and practice wall.

Ignition Tennis run a substantial coaching programme at the club, teaching over 180 juniors and adults each week and with good links with the local schools.

There is also demand for individual lessons in addition to the group coaching.

Person Specification
- Experience of working with adults and juniors both individually and in groups
- Experience (or a passion to develop skills in) working with disability groups
- Experience of working in Primary and Secondary schools
- LTA Coach Accreditation
- Excellent Customer Service skills
- Punctual and reliable
- Team player

Desired but not essential
- Driving Licence
- Disability and Inclusive Tennis Qualifications
- LTA Accredited/Accredited+
- Experience working in a Leisure Centre or similar environment
- Willingness to represent the club in league matches

How to apply

Please contact James Wescott of Ignition Tennis on 07717 101911 or via e-mail at james.wescott@ignitiontennis.com with a covering letter and CV.