Oct 04, 2021

Tennis Coach - England Sports Group - Salary £16 - £20 per hour - Closing date 13 November 2021

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  • Kingston upon Thames, UK
Part time coaching Tennis

Job Description

As a part time Tennis Coach, you will be assisting in our after-school tennis classes in local schools in and around Surrey.

Term time sessions are in local schools Monday – Friday and generally the times are 3.30 – 4.30pm.

About us
England Sports Group works with over 70 schools across Middlesex & Surrey, with a variety of sports such as tennis, netball, football, rugby, and gymnastics.

We currently coach over 2,000 children a week and we want to release the potential in all of the children we teach.

The Role:
This is a self-employed position.
You will be working to develop agility, balance and coordination; getting the children to learn forehand, backhand, volleys, serving and smashes. The aim for younger children is to develop their skills to rally and for older children to learn how to play matches.
Key responsibilities include:
• Bringing energy and enthusiasm to every session.
• Being professional in your interactions with children, parents, colleagues and schools.
• Being on time for all sessions
• Safeguarding of the children
• Assisting with the safe set up and packing away of equipment, ensuring all equipment is stored safely.
• Teaching relevant skills, progressions and techniques
• Talking with parents about the progress of their children, when necessary
• Making sure health and safety procedures are being followed
• Being familiar with and following all club policies and procedures.

Must be 17 years old minimum
DBS Checked – this can be done in the joining process.
Reliable & Punctual
Good communication skills
Enjoys working with children
You must be eligible to work in the UK
You must be able to speak English fluently
You must be currently living within a commutable distance of this position.

The Benefits:

• Flexible working to fit around your studies
• Progression into a career in sports
• Gain experience working with children
• Support by a dedicated office team
• Personal development programmes available
• Free tennis membership at Imber Court

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