Coach Employment

Looking for a coaching job?

If you are a coach looking to take the next step in your career, check out our current vacancies below.  

Elevate Tennis Ltd is seeking a new tennis coach to join the team on a part-time or full-time basis!

We are located in Christchurch and run coaching programmes at 3 clubs around the city. We are a growing business and looking for a new coach that is passionate, motivated and experienced! Our clubs are: Edgeware, Burwood Park and Mt Pleasant

Coaching Services:

- Private 1 on 1 Coaching - Hotshots Coaching (Club and Elevate), as well as managing coaching staff

- Tennis in Schools

- Junior Interclub and Development Squads

- Cardio Tennis and Ladies Fitness

- Junior Academy

- Holiday Programmes

 

Attributes:

- Ability to work well in a team towards a common goal

- Communicate effectively with the clubs, head coach, parents and players

- Provide a fun, positive environment for players to improve their tennis

- Organise and structure lesson plans

- Energy and motivation to grow our club(s) membership and in local communities

- Be able to compete at a high level and train confidently with our top players

- Be open to self-development, feedback and furthering qualifications

- Be honest, reliable and show initiative

- Proven record of improving/developing players

 

Preferred Qualifications/Experience:

- ITF Level 1 JDC Qualification (or international equivalent), or be interested in studying in the near future.

- Experience working with hotshots, juniors and adults for a number of years.

- Eligibility to work in NZ.

- Police Vet check & First Aid Other Opportunities:

- Re-stringing - Leading and assisting tennis trips in NZ

- Tournament Director for Elevate and other regions - Hotshots Leagues/Tournaments

- Pro Shop - Setting up camera and film matches (academy)

Coaching Title, Start Date, Weekly Hours and Rates can be flexible depending on the chosen candidate.

Please send your C.V. and Cover Letter to Nic Jenkins (or if you have any questions!) elevatetennis@gmail.com All applications close on October 20th 2022.

Full time coach wanted at Mairangi Bay Tennis Club

Blair O’Brien Tennis is seeking to appoint a full time tennis coach to help grow a high quality coaching programme at Mairangi Bay Tennis Club. With 9 courts and over 450 members, this is  a special opportunity to be part of one of the biggest clubs in Auckland’s North Harbour.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide and maintain high quality individual and group coaching at all levels of the game.
  • Manage all on-court aspects involved with junior and senior coaching programmes including assisting junior coaches.
  • Communicate effectively with the club and head coach, players and parents in a timely manner.
  • Ability to work with a team of coaches towards a shared goal.
  • Provide a safe, fun and inclusive environment for all lessons and the club’s general community.
  • Ability and willingness to restring racquets preferred.
  • Available to work a minimum of 5 days a week including Saturday mornings.

Personal Attributes:

  • Willingness to collaborate on courses and coach with a play based approach.
  • A high level of personal integrity and pride in their work, be motivated and willing to learn, honest and reliable, display initiative and able to work in a team.
  • A passion for tennis and coaching.
  • Hold strong interpersonal and communication skills for all age groups.
  • Sound English skills.

Preferred Qualifications & Experience:

  • Junior Development Coach qualification, or international equivalent or higher
  • Comprehensive knowledge the Tennis NZ Hot Shots and Tennis Xpress programmes.
  • Minimum two years full time coaching experience for all ages.
  • Strong tennis playing background.

                        

Applicants must be available to work from October, with part time work being available during September if desired. Applicants should send their CV and other supporting details to Blair O’Brien at blairobrien1@gmail.com.

PART TIME AFTER SCHOOL COACH – SMASHTENNIS @ BELMONT PARK RACQUETS CLUB

We are a busy community club in Bayswater on the North Shore & looking forward to a great summer tennis season ahead.

We are looking for a fun enthusiastic coach to help with our afterschool junior Tennis programme.  We have well established after school classes and would love to have an energetic, reliable, punctual and confident coach join our team.   

Must have good initiative, great communication, patience and kindness towards the young juniors, parents and staff.  We expect a high level of professionalism and presentation (Coaching Shirt Provided)

 

Role would involve:

Part Time hours to be discussed.

Run Red, Orange & Green Dot after school lessons.

Monday-Thursday afternoons from 330pm – 7pm approx. (schedule not completed)

Possible Saturday Mornings.

Start Date October 17th 

Starting early October Holiday Camp a possibility if available.  

Option to take some Adult Fitness Classes if qualified.

Be available, reliable and punctual for the School Term 9 week programme.

 

Contact Jo Nielsen- 

jo@smashtnnis.co.nz

021 493-489

Gate Pa Tennis Club in Tauranga is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic Tennis Head Coach who is keen to take a leading role towards the success of tennis in our community.  This opportunity is available for the start of Term 1 2023 or earlier by mutual discussion and agreement. We believe this position would be very suitable for a current assistant coach who is ready to step into a head coach position.

Gate Pa Tennis Club has a strong junior base and keen adult players across all levels of play. Our junior coaching commitment is a full year programme.  We have 8 fully lit astrograss courts, renovated clubhouse and with grounds expansion in place. The club hosts the Kiwifruit Coast Seniors tournament and holds three open Hotshots tournaments each year. We were also a primary host for the TSNZ nationals in 2022 and the tennis component for the Tauranga Rackelton Open as well as hosting WBOP seniors events . We are part of TNZ Book A Court network.

As Gate Pa’s Head Coach, you will be working closely with the committee with full support to provide the best possible experience to members.

What are we seeking in our club coach?

  • Passion for grassroots tennis
  • Club orientated within a coaching business model
  • Energy and commitment to our club and tennis in our region
  • Willingness to mentor and grow assistant coaches
  • Manage and organise all coaching programmes with full club support

What do you need to have?

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • High level of professionalism
  • A positive and enthusiastic attitude
  • Ability to relate easily to both adults and juniors
  • ITF Level 1 or 2, Tennis NZ coaching qualification (or working towards Tennis NZ coaching framework)
  • Appropriate work visa, NZ Residency or be a NZ Citizen
  • Current Police Check
  • First Aid Certificate

What tennis services are we seeking?

  • Hot Shots coaching essential
  • Tennis pathways across all levels of play - nurturing young players
  • Junior Interclub coaching all year round
  • Adult coaching including Xpress, Cardio and Advanced level
  • Private junior and senior lessons
  • Support to grow the club from grassroots
  • Holiday programmes
  • Running 2 - 3 annual tournaments at the club
  • Administration of all coaching services
  • Regular and timely communication with the committee, players and parents
  • Squad development

What additional opportunities are available?

  • School tennis coaching-relationships already in place
  • Playing interclub tennis for the club would be a bonus
  • Racket stringing and Pro Shop development

If you think you have the required skills, enthusiasm and qualifications we would love to hear from you.

How to apply: E-mail a cover letter with your CV outlining your experience and suitability for this position to mikecallard@xtra.co.nz

Clubspark.kiwi/GatePaTennisClub

Want to be part of a friendly and growing tennis community? Come join us at Tawa Tennis Club! We are seeking an energetic and enthusiastic Tennis Head Coach who is keen to take a leading role towards the success of tennis in our community. Here is an opportunity to start your own tennis coaching business within an established club!

Tawa Tennis Club has a strong junior base and keen adult players across all levels of play. With almost 200 members, 8 recently resurfaced plexipave courts of which 5 are lit, and an active committee. We won Club of the Year in the Tennis Central Awards in 2021.

As Tawa’s Head Coach, you will be working closely with the committee to provide the best possible experience to members. There is also an opportunity to provide coaching services and build relationships with other clubs in the Wellington Northern and Porirua suburbs.

What are we seeking in our club coach?

  • Passion for grassroots tennis
  • Club orientated within a coaching business model
  • Energy and commitment to our club and tennis in our region
  • Willingness to mentor and grow assistant coaches
  • Manage and organise all coaching programmes

What do you need to have?

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • High level of professionalism
  • A positive and enthusiastic attitude
  • Ability to relate easily to both adults and juniors
  • ITF Level 1 or 2, Tennis NZ coaching qualification (or working towards Tennis NZ coaching framework)
  • Appropriate work visa, NZ Residency or be a NZ Citizen
  • Current Police Check
  • First Aid Certificate

What tennis services are we seeking?

  • Hot Shots coaching
  • Tennis pathways across all levels of play - nurturing young players
  • Junior Interclub coaching
  • Adult coaching including Xpress, Cardio and Advanced level
  • Private junior and senior lessons
  • Support to grow the club from grassroots
  • Holiday programmes including Tawa Racketlon
  • Running 2 - 3 annual tournaments at the club
  • Administration of all coaching services
  • Regular and timely communication with the committee, players and parents
  • Squad development

What additional opportunities are available?

  • Coaching services at other local clubs
  • School tennis
  • Playing interclub tennis for the club would be a bonus
  • Supporting Kapi Mana Reps

Tawa is a fantastic suburb on the northern corridor of Wellington City. Close access to the motorway and Transmission Gully. Easy place to travel to and from and has some fantastic coffee shops!

Contract and remuneration will be discussed with interest applicants with the possibility of contract offered to the right person.

Applications close: 1 September 2022

Preferred start date: Ideally 17 October 2022 or by mutual agreement.

For more details, please email Julie Roberts at tawatennisclub@gmail.com

All applications must be accompanied with a CV and cover letter.

 

https://clubspark.kiwi/TawaTennisClub

Tennis Auckland is urgently seeking a qualified and competent tennis coach to join our coaching team.

Is this you?

  • ITF Level 1 (JDC) or higher qualification, or on a pathway to be qualified.
  • 2 or more years’ experience coaching tennis at Foundation and Development levels.
  • Excellent communication skills – both verbal and non-verbal.
  • Understanding of/support for the Tennis New Zealand National Coach Development Framework
  • Hold or be willing to obtain Level 1 First Aid, a current Police vetting check, and conform with existing and future best-practice standards with regard coach registration and safe tennis.
  • NZ residency or a current work visa to apply for this position.
  • Responsible, professional and punctual - thrives in a team environment.
  • Motivated and career-minded tennis coach who is.
  • Enthusiastic about growing a tennis business.
  • Interested in the operations of a modern, tech savvy programme offer.

About the Role

Join Tennis Auckland’s venues coaching team at one of New Zealand’s best indoor/outdoor tennis facilities (Scarbro Tennis Center). Reporting to the Programmes & Player Pathway Manager – Tennis Auckland Region, you will divide your coaching week between private and group-based lessons.

  • 30 hours per week of professionally managed private coaching lessons, holiday camps and group-based lessons for both juniors and adults.
  • Ability to expand hours further if desired by applicant.
  • Start date to be discussed with applicant. Ideally no later than 25th July (beginning Term 3).
  • Location: Scarbro Tennis Centre, Merton Road, St Johns, Auckland & Manukau Tennis, Sports and Community Center, 1 Te Irirangi Drive, Manukau, Auckland.
  • Guaranteed income with access to the indoor facilities.
  • Personal development opportunities within the Tennis Auckland coaching team.
  • Uniform – Branded Asics team uniform provided
  • Renumeration - based on applicants’ qualifications and experience

How to Apply

Email your CV to: coaching@tennisauckland.co.nz
Subject line: Tennis Auckland – Contracted Tennis Coach Position
Applications close: 5pm Monday 30 May 2022

Sumner Tennis & Squash Club Inc. (STSC) is seeking to appoint a Tennis Head Coach.
STSC is one of the few combined racquets clubs in Canterbury and, like Sumner itself, it has a real community atmosphere. Our club’s junior section is exceptionally strong with regional and national players having emerged from our courts, plus we enjoy one of the largest adult memberships in Canterbury - many of whom are eager to improve their on-court skills. STSC was recognised as 2021 Club of the Year at the recent Tennis Canterbury Awards and enjoys a full membership with a waitlist.

Sumner is a beautiful coastal village with surfing beaches, an abundance of restaurants, cafes, coffee shops, and even has it’s on cinema.

As STSC Head Coach, you will be working closely with the President, Club Captain, Committee, Junior Administrator and Hotshots Coordinator.

Requirements:

 

  • Appropriate work visa or be a NZ resident
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • A positive and enthusiastic attitude with the highest level of professionalism and presentation
  • An outgoing and dynamic personality that can relate easily to both adults and juniors.
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Professional Club Coach/ITF Level2/ or very experienced JDC

 

Weekly Duties:

  • Hot Shots Coaching
  • Junior Group Coaching
  • Development and nurturing of talented Junior Players.
  • Adult Group Coaching
  • Cardio Tennis
  • Private Junior/ Senior lessons
  • Administrative work
  • Communication with the club, players and parents in a timely manner.
  • Willingness to represent the club in the interclub competition would be a bonus.

 

Additional Duties as required

  • Holiday Camps
  • Tournament Organisation and assistance
  • In School Tennis.

Remuneration will be discussed with interested applicants with the possibility of a retainer/base contract offered to the right candidate.

Applicants for this position should have NZ Residency or be a NZ Citizen.

Applications close 31 May 2022
Preferred Start date: Ideally between 11 - 25 July 2022 or by mutual agreement.

For more details, please phone or email Kate (info@sumnertennisandsquash.co.nz) or phone 021 505 980.

All applications must be accompanied with a CV and cover letter

Full-Time/Part-Time Tennis Coach Employment
Marlborough Tennis Club/ Marlborough District
Inspire Tennis is looking for a tennis coach in Blenheim. Inspire Tennis runs both club and regional program’s out of the wonderful Marlborough Tennis Club. Pay will be based on experience, with lots of room to grow within the business.
This role will involve:
-Hot Shots Coaching
-Junior & Adult Group Coaching
-Tennis in Schools
-Private lessons with both juniors and adults
-Running tournaments (knowledge of TP is a bonus)
-Pro shop work (such as stringing rackets)
-Holiday Camps
-Junior Tournaments & Rep fixtures


The suitable candidate must currently live in New Zealand and have the following:
-Experience coaching juniors and adults of all ages and abilities.
-Very good communication skills.
-High level of professionalism.
-Time management skills.
-Can do attitude.
-Current Police Check.
-The ability to work as a team.
-The want to grow and learn as a tennis coach within the business.
-Tennis NZ coaching qualification (or working towards Tennis NZ coaching framework).

If you are interested in this position and think that you have the necessary skills to fulfill this role, please apply to:
Reilly Quirk
Email: inspiretennisltd@gmail.com
Phone: 0274225448

Applications close October 30th 2022

Rick Healey coaching based at Kohimarama Tennis Club has a vacancy for an enthusiastic coach!

If you are a keen player with a passion for working with children and adults and would like to gain further experience in your coaching career we would love to hear from you. We are interested in talking to fully qualified, partly qualified and individuals with coaching experience.

Work will be on a contract basis to Rick Healey Coaching with work consisting of afterschool, weekend junior programmes and adult coaching sessions both during the day and evenings. In addition there is the opportunity for coaches to carry out one on one sessions with club users. 

Our programmes are very well attended and the ability to work with all groups is essential. A peoples person who can provide good technical skills in a fun and motivating environment. 

 Rick Healey coaching and Kohimarama Tennis would love to welcome a new member to the team, with lots of opportunities for the right person!

Contact Rick Healey on 021 286 1598 for an initial chat or email rickhealey7@gmail.com

We are looking for a new coach to join our hard working team.

This role will be at our Pompallier Tennis Club working with both junior and senior players and will build toward a full time position with an initial 30 hours a week.

Through our coaching at Lavie Tennis we are striving to have a modern and holistic approach where we get all of our players actually playing and competing with their tennis.

Qualities that Lavie Tennis are looking for in their successful coach:
- Ability to coach all skill levels, Junior to Adults
- Great communication skills
- High level of professionalism
- Available to coach Mon-Sat
- Available to coach school holidays
- Current Police Check and First Aid

Please be aware that only applications from candidates with a right to work in New Zealand will be considered for this role.

Junior Development Coach qualification or intention to do so in the coming year is required to fit in our qualified and professional standards.

Beyond this being growth minded and a desire to continue developing and learning are essential as we look to bring new coaches on who want to be career coaches and take joy from helping players succeed on the tennis court.

 

Please email your CV and cover letter to info@lavietennisacademy.com

We are looking for two enthusiastic junior coaches to join our coaching programme at KLTC.

After a successful expansion last year our junior coaches have unfortunately moved away and need replacing.
Join our team and help us grow the clubs programme and meet the demand.
Our amazing head coach, Mareta, has built a highly popular junior programme at our club with approximately 50 juniors of various skills and ages participating.
We also have a casual senior programme that allows seniors who are either beginners or returning to the game to gain the confidence to join more club activities, get some fun exercise or just try us out.

If you join use your role would involve:
- assisting with junior coaching sessions (primary role)
- currently these run on Wednesday and Thursdays from 3pm to approx. 6:45pm,
- assisting with senior coaching sessions
- currently run on demand on Tuesday and Thursday evenings

Potentially the role could grow to running sessions without the head coach in attendance and potentially running interclub coaching sessions.

We are a fun, inclusive club and always welcome our coaches to hang around after coaching ends for a hit with other members.

Please email karorilawntennisclub@gmail.com with applications providing a phone number and time that would be good to call. We will likely arrange a meeting at the club with our head coach.

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TESE Tennis Service, Pt. Chevalier Tennis Club is looking for an experienced and energetic coach to join their existing team

Qualities that TESE Tennis Service are looking for in their successful coach:

– Ability to coach all skill levels, Junior to Adults
– Great communication skills
– Available to coach Mon-Sat
– Able to work unsupervised
– Minimum 2 years coaching experience

Duties include but are not limited to:

– Hot Shot
– Private Lessons, Adults and Juniors
– Group Lessons
– Squad Training
– MatchPlay supervision
– School Holiday Programs

Minimum Qualification:
– Tennis New Zealand Junior Development Coach or equivalent.

A successful Coach has to be able to provide proof of appropriate insurance, qualifications and first aid certification.

Please be aware that only applications from candidates with a right to work in New Zealand will be considered for this role.

Applications close 30th Jan 2021. 

Email: tesetenniscoaching@gmail.com
M: 0225914020

Kiwi Tennis is a tennis management company that operates at 13 clubs across Auckland and the Waikato, and around 50 schools. We provide coaching to players of all ages and abilities, from national performance players through to junior, adult and schools coaching.

We're looking for our next Head Coach, and we'd love to hear from you if you have the following:

• A positive and enthusiastic attitude
• Fluency in written and spoken English.
• The highest level of professionalism and presentation
• An outgoing and dynamic personality that can relate easily to adults and juniors.
• Excellent communication skills
• Excellent organisational skills
• An ability to build positive relationships with key stakeholders
• Relevant Tertiary qualifications
• Full Drivers License & car
• ITF Level 1/JDC/LTA Level 3

The successful applicant will be responsible for the following:

• Delivery of group and private lessons
• Overseeing the provision of all coaching at the nominated club
• Assisting in establishing and coordinating ongoing programmes across the club and       
   surrounding schools
• Promotion and growth of the club and school coaching programmes, in addition to our
   holiday programmes, each term.
• Managing the club’s coaching team
• Creating lesson plans for all sessions at the club
• Attendance at Committee meetings
• Racquet stringing and pro shop sales
• Playing interclub for the nominated club
• Training assistants and mentoring junior coaches where required

You'll be remunerated well, with an incentive program for the right applicant.

Come and join NZ's largest coaching company!

Email your CV and cover letter to anna@kiwitennis.co.nz, or give us a ring on 022 898 1212 if you'd like to discuss the role.

OPERATIONS COORDINATOR JOB DESCRIPTION

Kiwi Tennis is a tennis management company that oversees the coaching programmes at 13 clubs and over 50 schools across Auckland and Waikato. We provide tennis coaching to players of all ages and abilities, from national performance players through to junior, adult and schools coaching.

We are looking for another admin superstar to join our team as Operations Coordinator.

This role is a 6 month part-time contract, commencing 17 January. We offer family friendly flexible hours, starting 10 hours a week.

This role involves assisting our Operations Manager with bookings, invoicing, liaising with parents, coaches and clients and assisting in our retail outlets.

This role requires tennis experience and an understanding of Match Hub and interclub, particularly in Auckland. The ideal candidate will have experience playing, managing an interclub team and have children playing tennis. Some of these are negotiable though! You will need to have a car as we move locations daily.

This is a contractor role so you will be paid for the hours that you work, and will invoice us monthly.

With our business expanding we’re looking for someone that’s an independent worker, can work to tight deadlines whilst being able to manage curve balls that come to us daily, and still get back on track to get the daily jobs done.

We’re a fully vaccinated team as we work in schools and clubs requiring vaccination certificates, so all candidates must be fully vaccinated.

If this sounds like the job for you, then please email your CV and a cover letter (both in PDF
format), to anna@kiwitennis.co.nz.

Evolve Tennis Coaching is seeking to appoint a professional Head Tennis Coach to deliver and develop a high quality coaching programme at the Thorndon Tennis & Squash Club.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide and maintain high quality coaching at all levels of the game
  • Manage all on-court aspects involved with junior and senior coaching programmes
  • Identify junior players of potential and nurture that potential through our development programmes
  • Communicate effectively with the club, players and parents in a timely manner
  • Provide a coaching service minimum 5 days a week. There is potential to substantially increase the current 30 hours per week.
  • Ability to work with a team of coaches
  • Mentor Senior, Development and Assistant Coaches
  • Communicate with other Head Coaches at Evolve on a regular basis
  • Administer player bookings and attendance records using a computerized system

Personal Attributes:

  • Positive ‘can do’ attitude
  • Display a high level of personal integrity and pride in their work, be motivated and willing to learn, honest and reliable, display initiative and able to work in a team
  • Hold strong interpersonal and communication skills for all age groups
  • Sound computer skills

Preferred Qualifications & Experience:

  • ITF Level 1 coaching qualification equivalent or higher
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the Tennis Hot Shots programme
  • Minimum 5 years experience coaching juniors and adults of all ages and abilities
  • Experience coaching Cardio Tennis preferred

Applicants should send their CV and other supporting details to Susan at info@evolvetenniscoaching.co.nz 


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