Tennis Coach - Head Start Sport - Closing 12 Nov 2021
Clarence Park South Australia, Australia
Head Start Sport is looking for a new tennis coach to join our fun, friendly and thriving tennis community.
About Head Start Sport
"A head start in sport is a head start in life".
Head Start Sport uses the unique opportunities that sport provides to facilitate the development of confident, happy and healthy humans on and off the court. Our team specialises in the delivery of ANZ Tennis Hot Shots, teenage coaching, school programs, acceleration squads, specialised competition opportunities, Cardio Tennis and private coaching at 13 locations across West Torrens, Unley and Reynella.
About the Position
The successful applicant will be responsible for delivering fun, engaging, and educational tennis programs with an emphasis on socio-emotional skill development for 15-20 hours a week.
Head Start Sport provides coaches with extensive scaffolding and development in the form of detailed lesson planning, internal/external PD, mentoring and coaching guides and routines, to help coaches reach their full potential and chase careers in sports coaching, administration and sports management. We believe in a balance of support and creative freedom to empower coaches to deliver consistent, high quality lessons tailored to their students.
Administration responsibilities will include communication with parents and students, completing competency reports, managing student databases and marking class attendance rolls.
The key skills and attributes we are searching for in our new coach include:
Enthusiasm, passion and energy
Versatility and open to working with a range of ages, standards and backgrounds
A strong team player who enjoys working with others
Professional, organised, punctual and reliable
Active Working With Children Check required. Level 1 First Aid and Membership with Tennis Australia Desirable.