TEAM+ Performance Coach directing a team of 20-25 players at a NEW fixed venue with a focus of developing all round student-athletes with opportunities to play NCAA college tennis and potential scholarship opportunities. All powered by UTR and the TEAM+ training systems.
sportED Tennis has been operating in Shanghai China since 2018. The main philosophy has always been connecting Sport and Education providing structured programs with clear benchmarking based on data (UTR) and focused on results. sportED also owns and operates NWL (Junior leagues and Inter-school team tennis), Chinas largest UTR competitions platform with huge potential for recruiting players.
Coach will be on court 25-30 hours a week with the TEAM+ performance programs plus additional off court work including reporting and following TEAM+ training systems and most importantly communicating player development with the student-athlete teams (wechat groups) tennis director and NCAA Track advisors.
Role will also include supporting TEAM+ director in planning and executing player tournament schedules (UTR focus) and set clear benchmarks and performance targets for each player with updates through the year.
Also includes player scouting (at tournaments), player recruiting and management.
Work schedule will be 5-6 days a week (40 hours) including both on and off court roles and responsibilities.
We are looking for a qualified coach who must have NCAA experience either as a player or coach or both (ideally). This position is for a coach that has experience in preparing student-athletes for NCAA College Placement both on and off the court.
Candidate must have a solid playing level (UTR 9+) to lead by example on court and fluent english to communicate with families and colleagues.
University degree is also a must for visa application purposes.
Competitive Salary + Housing Allowance Base Package + hourly rate
+ 13th Month Annual Bonus + Performance Bonus
Int Health Insurance
IPhone + SIM + IPad + annual app budget
15-25 Days Holidays per Year + annual flight budget
Babolat Coaches Gold Sponsorship + TEAM+ gear
Weekly Chinese classes