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Senior Coaching Role in South Oxfordshire

Cholsey, Wallingford, Didcot. South Oxfordshire

Cholsey, Wallingford, Didcot. South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire
Min. Qualification:
Level 3
Min. Accreditation:
LTA Accredited+
Job Type:
Full Time (21 hours or more a week)
£35000 - £40000 Annually
National Tennis Association

We are currently seeking a passionate and skilled individual to fill a full-time position with us.

As part of our team, you will have the opportunity to make a significant impact on the development of tennis in Didcot, Cholsey and Wallingford, South Oxfordshire.

The anticipated salary for core group sessions and individual lessons will range from £35,000 to £40,000 depending on qualification and experience.

Key Responsibilities:

Delivering the core group coaching programme of 16 hours per week and individual coaching of between 10-15 hours per week.

Conducting on-court sessions ranging from LTA Youth Start to Adult group sessions.

Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday for group sessions. Individual coaching is flexible and on your schedule, either during the daytime/evening on group coaching days, or anytime on Thursday or Sunday.

Building and managing your own self-employed coaching business, alongside delivering the group coaching program.

National Tennis Association (NTA) has been supporting tennis within the UK since 2004. We are a social enterprise, working alongside the LTA as a National Partner to inspire, develop and educate.

Our ethos is to attract more people into tennis. As the leading national operator of tennis, we offer a wide range of management solutions and programmes empowering tennis coaches to succeed.

The NTA team comprises over 50 dedicated people, committed to making an impact. We put our workforce first. Working in positive and rewarding environments, as a team or in partnership, is the best way to get results. Trust is at the foundation of who we are, from the trust built with each other, to our customers, partners and community.

If you are enthusiastic about tennis and dedicated to helping individuals improve their skills, we would love to hear from you. Join our team at the National Tennis Association and be a part of the exciting journey to promote the sport in our community.

The successful candidate must be an LTA Level 3 or above tennis coach as a minimum.

They must be comfortable working with children aged 4-17 and be trained as an LTA Youth Coach, or willing to up skill.

The candidate must also have:

  • Passion and enthusiasm for the game.
  • Experience in delivering a wide range of coaching sessions.
  • A strong customer service ethos and desire to improve coaching services to all.
  • A professional manner and be reliable.
  • The ability to offer professionalism and become a role model and inspiration for players.
  • The ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • The passion for continued learning and self-development.
  • Some experience in working with the LTA and tennis clubs.
  • Experience in marketing coaching programmes in local communities and schools.
  • Experience in using software packages (including ClubSpark).

How to apply

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your coaching experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this position.

Applications should be sent to scott@nationaltennis.org.uk by 15th August 2023.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Interviews will start immediately if the right candidate is found.

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