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Self-Employed Club Coach

The Northumberland Club

The Northumberland Club, Northumberland
Min. Qualification:
Level 3
Min. Accreditation:
LTA Accredited+
Job Type:
Full Time (21 hours or more a week)
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Job posted on:
30 January, 2024
Closing date:
29 February, 2024

We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard working and professional tennis coach to join our current team of coaches. The role is very much a full time position that will involve a combination of delivering club courses/squads, developing an individual client base and assisting and working with the Head Tennis Coach to deliver a variety of Club sessions.

The Northumberland Club is just over a mile from the city centre of Newcastle in the leafy, affluent suburb of Jesmond.

The club boasts 14 outdoor courts (3 floodlit artificial clay, 3 floodlit artificial grass, 5 American clay, 3 artificial grass) and 3 indoor acrylic courts. In addition, the club has 5 squash courts, 4 badminton courts, a gym and a bar/restaurant.

We are a very forward thinking club and there are both short term and long term plans for both the facilities and the tennis programme at the Club. 

  • Minimum Level 3, Accredited Plus and able to show current DBS.
  • Completed LTA Safeguarding course.
  • Be skilled at coaching and promoting the LTA’s initiatives such as LTA Youth Start, Tennis Xpress and Cardio Tennis.
  • Understand the governing body’s products and work.
  • Be able to work daytime, evening and at least one day at weekends.
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with people at all levels.
  • Be hard working, highly motivated, committed, ambitious and have initiative.
  • Be professional, reliable and have a positive ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Be actively seeking CPD.
  • Have a good playing level.
  • Show attention to detail and good administration.
  • Have experience of and a willingness to coach in schools.
  • Be able to help with LTA Youth Match plays.

How to apply

Please contact John Henderson - henderson.john@hotmail.co.uk

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