Tennis Coach: Westcliff Lawn Tennis Club

Closing Date: 25 Sep 2021

  • Level 3
  • Essex
  • Accredited
  • Full Time
  • Hourly
  • Self employed reporting to the Head Coach

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic level 2/3 coach to continue to develop our coaching programme, both within the club and at local schools.

The successful candidate will work alongside and report to the Head Coach.

Activities will include adult and junior 1:1 and group coaching, schools, tennis camps, cardio and other initiatives such as LTA youth start.

We are keen to continue the development of coaching activities at the club, both at senior and junior level, so alongside the Head Coach the successful candidate will be an important part of this process.

Whilst there are no guaranteed hours, capacity exists through established school links and group/1:1 opportunities to build a viable role.

Overview of the Venue/Company

Westcliff Lawn Tennis Club has been established for over 100 years and retains a very active playing membership, who also participate extensively in local and county leagues. Overall membership c:250.

The club has 10 courts of which 7 are Tiger Turf and 3 are Grand Lano artificial clay, all of which have been relaid over the last 5 years. 6 courts have floodlights and 2 courts are set aside specifically for coaching activities.

Active social play is encouraged and regular social events are undertaken.

The club also hosts grade 4 LTA 1 day tournaments in addition to Spring and Summer tournaments, which are refereed by our Head Coach.

Person Specification

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual, who is a team player and is keen to develop themselves by growing coaching activities at the club, using their own initiative in conjunction with input from the Head Coach.

You should be friendly, outgoing and organised with good communication skills.

You should be willing to be involved with all club activities.

Ideally, you should have experience of coaching all ages and abilities, although the Head Coach would be happy to mentor the right candidate.

How to Apply

Please forward a covering email and CV to our Head Coach, Graham Boosey at gbtennisacademy@hotmail.com.