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Senior Coaches

Job Summary

This role offers sponsorship into NZ available for the perfect candidate, and a promotion to Head Coach possible within 12 months.

Venue and Company description

We are a tennis coaching company that delivers comprehensive coaching programmes to all ages and abilities in clubs and schools across Auckland. We have a fantastic team of coaches and support staff and are on the look-out for quality coaches to join our team.

We are looking for skilled and qualified individuals with club coaching experience and a proven background in developing club coaching programmes.

Job duties and responsibilities

This role will involve working in one of our main clubs and surrounding schools across the week, and will include:

Hot Shots Coaching
Junior Group Coaching
Tennis in Schools
Cardio Tennis
Private lessons with both juniors and adults
Summer secondary school team coaching

This role focuses solely on participation level tennis.

Candidate qualifications and skills

The successful individual will be a career coach, extremely proactive and confident in being able to sell themselves, the coaching programme and tennis products from the pro shops. You must also be highly organised and have great communication skills.

This role focuses SOLELY on participation level tennis, and does not currently offer work with performance players.

There is definite room for growth in this role with a defined pathway towards a role as a Head Coach.

The suitable candidate must have the following:

ITF/Tennis Australia/Tennis New Zealand Level 1 or above tennis coaching qualification (or international equivalent)
Experience coaching juniors and adults of all ages and abilities.
Experience with developing club and school coaching programmes.
Very good administration, communication and computer skills.
Fluent in written and spoken English.
The highest level of professionalism.
Outgoing and dynamic personality that can relate easily to adults and juniors.
Higher education qualification in sports development/coaching/management is desirable but not essential.
Clean driving license essential, with own car
Current Police Check
First Aid Certificate is desirable but not essential

Eligibility for a working holiday visa into NZ in the outset is preferable.


Optimally the candidate will be eligible for a working holiday visa into NZ to allow immediate work on a contract basis.  Sponsorship for a work visa is possible but will require a long term commitment, and won’t be available to all candidates.

Working holiday visa rates start at NZ$40 per hour, with employment required on a salaried basis of 30 hours per work for work visas.  Relocation is not included in the package.

Job Summary

    Job Summary

  • Auckland Location
  • 25 Mar 2024 Published
  • Senior Coach Listing type
  • 202403254A6C Listing number
  • € per Hour Salary type
  • 20-30 uur Indication of working hours
  • 24 Apr 2024 Closing date
  • 29 Apr 2024 Starting date
Industrieweg 19 
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