Special opportunity for high performance coaches looking to work with top ITF and ATP/WTA players and traveling to the most prestigious tournaments around the world.
The Hungarian Federation is a prestigious tennis federation with a long rich tennis history with multiple pro and junior Grand Slam Champions and currently have 4 players in the top 100 with many upcoming talents.
The Hungarian Federation is looking for a full-time high performance coach to work with their top junior and pro players.
This position requires the coach to travel 15-20 weeks a year to ITF , ATP/WTA tournaments with the players apart from the daily work at the National Tennis Center in Budapest.
EU Working Permint/EU Visa required
Venue and Company Description
- The Hungarian Federation is located in the heart of the capital Budapest. There are 6-10 outdoor and 4 indoor courts in total with all the necessary additional facilities and services for professional tennis,
- There are 6 full time tennis coaches working year round at the moment at the Federation.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
- Coaching the designated players on a daily basis
- Make the necessary practise and tournament plans for the year.
- Travel to 15-20 tournaments per year with the designated players.
- Working closely with the technical staff including the Technical Director,
other tennis coaches, fittness coaches, rehab staff … etc.
In all these tasks and more, you will be permanently assisted and guided by the HTF.
Your direct superior will be the Technical Director Attila Savolt former top 100 ATP player.
Candidate Qualifications and Skills
- GTPCA, ITF, PTR or similar coaching certification
- Minimum 5 years of coaching experience with top junior or pro players
- Excellent Tennis Skills ( be able to hit with players )
- ATP playing background is a plus
- Enjoys working in a team
- Professional, reliable and punctual
- English speaking in a communicative way
- Willing to relocate in Budapest
- Access to workshops, conferences & publications
- Eligible to work in Hungary / EU Work Permit
- Full employee status by the Hungarian law
- Tennis equipment rackets and clothing provided by the Federation