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Club Tennis Coach

England Sports Group

England Sports Group (of which Tennis England is a division) was established in 1991. We work with over 70 schools and have nine clubs across Middlesex and Surrey.

4 Mar 2022
Full Time
Closing date
31 Jul 2022

As Club Tennis Coach, you'll be working as part of a team in the Tennis England Programme providing curriculum and after-school classes, club courses, holiday camps and individual lessons. This is a self-employed position working 30 to 50 hours per week.

Club Location: Tennis England at Imber Court Sports Club, East Molesey KT8 0BT. Facilities include 6 grass courts, 4 floodlit Padel courts, 9 Hard Tennis courts (four floodlit) and 2 Pickleball courts.

The role:

Tennis England is looking for an energetic and passionate Club Coach. The ideal candidate must have a desire to improve their personal development skills as we would put them through the leadership programme: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.

Key responsibilities include:

• Coaching sessions in the club, schools, holiday camps as well as private one-to-one tennis coaching.

• Working collaboratively with a team of tennis coaches at club and school programmes.

• Developing and growing the club programme.

• Actively support and encourage juniors to start competing in tennis competitions with ESG tournaments and other LTA sanctioned tournaments.

• Identify young talent amongst the juniors and getting them to play more tennis to feed the ESG High Performance Academy.

• Deliver high quality individual lessons.

Other responsibilities include:

• Bringing energy and enthusiasm to every session

• Being professional in your interactions with children, parents, colleagues and schools

• Being on time for all sessions

• Safeguarding of the children

• Safe set up and packing away of equipment, ensuring all equipment is stored safely

• Teaching relevant skills, progressions and techniques

• Talking with parents about the progress of their children

• Making sure health and safety procedures are being followed

• Becoming familiar with and following all club policies and procedures


• LTA Level 3 minimum

• Must be able to drive and have a car

• At least 3 years of tennis coaching experience

• Fluent in English

• You need to have a love for working with children

• Great communication skills and a “can do” attitude

• Highly organised, with strong attention to detail combined with a passion for learning and self-improvement

• Ideally located in or near the area

• Be willing to work hard

• Good tennis playing level

The benefits:

• Tennis England will fund a percentage of future LTA Coaching Qualifications.

• Leadership Program of courses which we fund for you to attend, including:

• 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

• Outstanding Leadership

• 5 Choices of Productivity

• Leading at the Speed of Trust

• The Leader in Me

How to apply

Please send your CV and a cover letter with your application.

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