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National Player Programme 16+ Base Coach

Tennis Scotland

Tennis Scotland is the official governing body of tennis in Scotland. It was founded as the Scottish Lawn Tennis Association in 1895.

30 May 2024
Contract - Fixed Term
Closing date
24 Jun 2024

About The Role

Tennis Scotland is the Governing Body of tennis in Scotland. Our vision is 'Tennis Opened Up' and our mission and strategy is aligned with the LTA and focused on growing the sport by making it relevant, accessible, welcoming and enjoyable. Our plans see; more people playing across clubs and pay as you go facilities; more quality facilities and world class workforce development and coaching; an all year round sport in our communities with tennis accessible to anyone from any background; more Scottish players succeeding at the very top of the game in juniors and on the ATP, WTA and UNIQLO WC tours and see a range of events and competitions to showcase tennis and increase its visibility in Scotland. Tennis Scotland is an ambitious confident organisation engaging with everyone involved in tennis to create investment and growth to ensure a sustainable and healthy future for Scottish tennis.

Overall Purpose of the Service

The performance team is responsible for building a World Class Player Development Pathway. The 16+ Base Coach will work closely with the Head of Performance and the wider performance team playing an important role in the implementation of the Scottish National Player Pathway (SNPP). The National Player Programme (NPP) is an integral part of the pathway and seeks to support 16+ players who have the potential to compete successfully on the international stage as a top junior/senior player in the UK. The 16+ Base Coach will support the NPP players in training, working with the other programme leads to create a quality and motivating training environment. The 16+ Base Coach will co-ordinate the training court requirements for the NPP players oversee and deliver sessions when players at base.

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How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit a CV and Cover Letter via ‘Apply Now’

Make sure you also complete our Tennis Scotland Equality Monitoring Survey.

Applications close on 24th June 2024

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