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Sheen Lawn Tennis & Squash Club

Sheen Lawn Tennis & Squash Club, Surrey
Min. Qualification:
Level 3
Min. Accreditation:
LTA Accredited+
Job Type:
Full Time (21 hours or more a week)
£3500 per month
Paul Boffa - TennisLIFE
Job posted on:
16 June, 2022
Closing date:
30 August, 2022

We are looking for a coach to come in and delver sessions across our busy program. This will be mini tennis sessions all the way up to competition juniors and adult team practices. This will include group lessons as well as private 1-1 lessons and private groups. The incoming coach will be walking into a full timetable of over 20 hours of groups, and individual lessons waiting to start up.

There is also the opportunity for the right coach to take on a lead role within an area of the program and develop their skills and gain experience in management and leadership within a program.

TennisLIFE is led by LTA level 5 coach Paul Boffa, and run the program at Sheen Lawn Tennis & Squash Club. We currently have over 120 juniors in coaching each week and over 50 adults. We run our program for 50 weeks of the year, and offer competitions and social play as part of the program. during the holidays we offer camps and additional internal competitions.

We have a curriculum that we base our lessons around, so their is continuity throughout the program. The incoming coach will be offered mentoring and training, from an LTA tutor, and would be welcomed to contribute to the development of this curriculum.

As a coaching team we have a great relationship with the tennis committee and the membership, which has grown significantly over the last few years.

Sheen Lawn Tennis & Squash Club is an 8 court club in a lovely area of Surrey. We have 5 artificial clay courts, and 3 Hard courts. The clubhouse has just been redeveloped, and the garden recently landscaped making the club a great place to be and work in. The club has over 1000 members and there is a great atmosphere and feeling around the club.

The club has multiple teams in the men's, ladies and mixed surrey leagues along with both ladies and men's national league teams. The teams are currently performing very well with multiple promotions, and the ladies in particular playing at a very high level.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated coach who shows passion and enjoyment in their delivery of all sessions within a club.

We would love a person to come in and show their skills in making tennis enjoyable and fun for all our players, while still getting the most out of their potential.

The below would be very beneficial to the role:
Cardio Tennis trained
Competition organizer/referee
LTA youth trained
Stringing experience / certification

Level 2 instructors are welcomed to apply for this role

How to apply

Please send a CV and a short letter of why you would be suitable for this role, and what you would bring to it to paul@thetennislife.net