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Head Tennis Coach

Job Summary

The tennis academy is looking for a Head Tennis Coach who will oversee our youngest junior development pathways & engage our juniors at the beginning their tennis journey, in a fun learning environment. The ideal candidate is looking for a career in the tennis industry, is a student of the game, up to date with current teaching methods & has a natural connection with both juniors and their parents.

This is a unique opportunity for an organised and proactive tennis professional to join a team environment that respects and utilises each staff members strengths to make a positive impact across our group. Our tennis academy attracts hundreds of juniors into the sport and you will inspire and encourage their love for the game.

Job duties and responsibilities

  • Foster a love for tennis in our Hot Shots Red & Blue players
  • Programming: Design lesson plans & progression pathways for our red & blue level Hot Shots classes
  • Class management: Ensuring standards, ages etc are appropriate in each class & role sheets are up to date & accurate
  • Quality control: Ensure Hot Shots red & blue coaches are on time, prepared & lessons are delivered to the desired standard
  • Communication: with staff, parents & players
  • Stakeholder Liaison: Take advantage of opportunities available to our club, staff & players through local schools, tennis Qld, Tennis Aust & local government
  • Asset management: Ensure all equipment and assets are protected and looked after at all times

Venue and Company description

The tennis academy is a is a professional tennis management company located in Queensland. The academy manages 2 award winning tennis centre’s across Brisbane & the Gold Coast.

Candidate qualifications and skills

Essential Requirements:

  • Must have experience coaching young children aged 3 – 12yrs
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and your own car
  • Working with Children’s Check (blue card)
  • First aid certification
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Current coaching qualifications
  • Must be a Tennis Australia coach member or be able to provide proof of adequate insurance and qualification

Skills Required:

  • Ability to teach, coach and manage people of all ages and skill level
  • Passionate and committed to junior development
  • Good time management and organisational skills
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Proactive and good communication skills
  • Good Team player who is able to satisfy the goals & vision of the tennis academy


  • Any additional sport development experience or early childhood training
  • Administration & Customer service experience will greatly impact on your ability to grow your role into a permanent/full time position
  • Pay will be based on Tennis Australia’s Award Rates and also dependent on the level of experience and qualifications the successful applicant possesses

Job Summary

    Job Summary

  • Brisbane, QLD, AU Location
  • 08 Jan 2021 Published
  • Head Coach Listing type
  • 202101087016 Listing number
  • € per Hour Salary type
  • 20-30 uur Indication of working hours
  • 27 Jan 2021 Closing date
  • 27 Jan 2021 Starting date
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