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Tennis Development Officer

Lawn Tennis Association

The Lawn Tennis Association is the national governing body of tennis in Great Britain, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.

Posted
13 Feb 2024
Status
Internship
Location
England
Closing date
17 Mar 2024

About The Role

The LTA’s vision is “Tennis Opened Up” and our mission is to make tennis Relevant, Accessible, Welcoming and Enjoyable. We want people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities to pick up a racket and have fun!

The Tennis Development Officer(s) is a newly established internship aimed at seizing exciting opportunities for expanding tennis within the London community. This role is designed to contribute to the growth and relevance of tennis in our capital city.

We are seeking two dynamic individuals, aged 18-24, with the passion and eagerness to contribute to our vision of Tennis Opened Up. Prior experience is not necessary, and familiarity with tennis is not a requirement. If you appreciate the value of sports and aspire to build a career in the sports industry, this role is well-suited for you.

As an LTA Tennis Development Officer, you will become part of a dedicated team committed to achieving excellence in all aspects of their work. Based within the London & South East Regional Team (L&SE), you'll have the opportunity to collaborate with various tennis departments. This will not only enhance your skill set for your career but also ensure a rewarding experience.

Your role as an LTA Tennis Development Officer involves supporting the L&SE Regional Team and other departments in executing tennis initiatives at both regional and county levels. This includes aiding grassroots development in clubs, counties, and volunteer networks, as well as community and education venues through the implementation and delivery of strategic plans.

Contract: May 2024 - May 2025 (4 days per week at the National Tennis Centre, Roehampton)

Interviews

  • Mandatory Intern Experience Day at the National Tennis Centre on 26th March 2024
  • Mandatory selection day at the National Tennis Centre on Tuesday 9th April 2024

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How to Apply

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Applications close on 17th March 2024


Additional Information

Status
Internship
Job Type
Community
Sport
Tennis
Pay Information
London Living Wage

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