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Head Tennis Coach
Crescent Lawn Tennis Club, Sydney Road, Sidcup, Kent, DA14 6RA

Crescent Lawn Tennis Club, Sydney Road, Sidcup, Kent, DA14 6RA, Kent
Min. Qualification:
Level 3
Min. Accreditation:
LTA Accredited
Job Type:
Full Time (21 hours or more a week)
Contact Employer
Self Employed
Job posted on:
10 May, 2022
Closing date:
31 May, 2022

Actual hours of work to be discussed at the interview.

Outstanding opportunity for a committed Level 3 (or above) Tennis Coach to run their own coaching programme, to lead, inspire and develop their own coaching team.
To develop relationships with local schools, and other outreach initiatives.

Most of the work would be in the evenings and at weekends, although the facilities are available every day from 08:00 until 21:30.

We are looking for a motivated, dynamic, organised, head coach to take our club into the future.

The committee is seeking to increase the membership going forwards, and to bring our own juniors into our adult teams in the fullness of time.

Key responsibilities would include, but are not limited to:
•Help the committee increase the club’s membership.
•Deliver a comprehensive coaching programme.
•Deliver group sessions to beginners, intermediates and performance level players.
•Running holiday camps during the school holidays.
•Deliver an abundance of one to one and group private coaching sessions to junior and adult players of all abilities.
•To develop a schools’ coaching and a community tennis programme.
•To encourage participation in intra and inter club competitions.
•To assist in the management of intra club tournaments such as box leagues and the annual club tournament.
•To oversee the implementation of LTA initiatives.

You will have support to generate earnings through private coaching sessions at the club.

Crescent Lawn tennis club is an LTA registered venue that boasts 8 courts, 6 of which are tarmac, 2 of which are floodlit. There are 2 floodlit acrylic courts that are in need of repair.

The club has a growing membership of over 100 adults and over 50 juniors.

The tennis club is a constituent member of Sidcup Sports Club that also offers Cricket and Rugby. The sports club has two bars, a function room, gymnasium and changing facilities.

•You have an LTA level 3 qualification or above.
•You are LTA accredited.
•You have excellent organisational, communication, time management and administration skills.
•You are keen to take the lead in initiatives that will increase our membership.
•You are capable of designing and delivering a coaching programme to meet the needs of all levels of player.
•You are motivated to support the growth of the club, and to drive an increase in participation in tennis among the community.
•You can inspire players to achieve their potential.
•You can coach from red, through to yellow ball players as well and beginners and performance players.
How to apply

Please send a covering letter with your CV attached to chairman@crescenttennisclub.co.uk