This is an employed position with National Tennis Association at Boundary Park, Didcot, a 4 x court LED floodlit facility. The Head Coach will support a growing program alongside an existing tennis coach in the delivery and development of the junior and adult timetable.
The role will be as a Head Coach with an initial 19 hours of core group delivery, plus the opportunity to quickly build 10-20 hours of individual coaching sessions, with 10 players currently on a waiting list for lessons.
On-court delivery consists of delivering LTA Youth Start, and delivering blue stage through to adult group sessions on Mondays to Saturday excluding Tuesdays and Sunday. Individual sessions and larger group work such as school tasters and Holiday Camps are also available.
The successful candidate will be able to deliver an individual coaching business, which has a membership of over 500 players. There are no court fees to deliver individual coaching and the successful candidate will run a self-employed coaching business alongside delivering a group coaching programme.
The successful candidate will quickly build a minimum of 10 hours of regular individual coaching sessions (as we have a current waiting list).
The salary is based initially on 19 x hours of weekly group coaching across 47 weeks of the year which equates to £17,290 – £19,266. The role is also expected to earn an additional £15,000 – £18,000 in the first year from individual coaching. The total package in year one has the earning potential of £37,266.
National Tennis Association (NTA) has been supporting tennis within the UK since 2004. We are a social enterprise, working alongside the LTA as a National Partner to inspire, develop and educate.
Our ethos is to attract more people into tennis. As the leading national operator of tennis, we offer a wide range of management solutions and programmes empowering tennis coaches to succeed.
NTA team comprises over 50 dedicated people, committed to making an impact. We put our workforce first. Working in positive and rewarding environments, as a team or in partnership, is the best way to get results. Trust is at the foundation of who we are, from the trust built with each other, to our customers, partners and community.
The successful candidate must be experienced and comfortable working with kids aged 4-17 and be trained as an LTA Youth coach.
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