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Also we've got a great Coach Development opportunity happening on the 27 January 2021This one-day workshop will have a performance and participation focus and will give coaches the opportunity to unpack three key areas. LEARN MORE

SEED Tennis is currently seeking a tennis coach to facilitate participation programmes in Te Atatu and the Rodney district.

- Prepare and deliver a high quality children and adults’ programme for beginner and recreational players from ages 3 and up
- Develop and maintain their own private client schedule
- Establish a good relationship with children, parents/caregivers and club members
- Liaise with and support our clubs’ committees to further enhance the clubs and their activities

Employment type:
- 30 hours a week: contract or salaried position to be discussed

The suitable candidate must have the following:
- Experience as an assistant tennis coach, with ideally, an Assistant Coach qualification
- Outgoing & dynamic personality, relating well with both children and adults
- A high level of professionalism, always punctual and dependable
- Good communication, administration and computer skills
- The ability to commit for 2 years, completing a Junior Development Coach (ITF Level 1) qualification in this timeframe

If the successful applicant is travelling from overseas, you must be eligible for a working holiday visa into New Zealand, with a view to sponsorship of a work visa in following years.

This role provides the unique opportunity for the successful applicant to receive preliminary and ongoing on-the-job training as a tennis coach, to transition the applicant from an aspiring or hobby coach to a career tennis coach.

Work to commence January 2021.

If you are interested in this position and have the necessary skills, we would love to hear from you.

Please apply to:
Hugo Santos

PLANiTPRO are looking for a coach to work 30 hours from Term 1 2021. You will primarily be based at the Renouf Tennis Center but we may have some extra hours at our other venues as well.

We are looking for an energetic and professional coach to fill this role.

The coach must also have a valid NZ working visa.

Please email Troy Leamy to apply and set up an interview: 

Tennis Coach Needed!

Who are we?
The Star Tennis Coaching Academy is based at Browns Bay Racquets Club on Auckland's North Shore. We offers professional tennis lessons for both adults and children with some of Auckland's best coaches.

Something we are proud of!
Not to blow our own trumpet but our head coach is former ATP Professional and Junior Wimbledon ’97 Champion Wesley Whitehouse. The successful applicant will have the chance to work with him.

What is your role and responsibilities?
To deliver both adult and kids tennis coaching sessions with a focus on keeping it exciting and establishing a great relationship at the same time.

What we are looking for?
We have a great head coach who is looking for an assistant coach to join our team and help Star Tennis grow.
The successful candidate will have at least 5 years of coaching experience under their belt. You will be required to work at least 7 hours per week which could increase to 25 hours per week.

When will you start?
Starting date will be the beginning of the first school term in 2021.

How do you apply?
If you are interested please send applications to


Lifetime opportunity for an experienced coach to buy their own business in the beautiful Bay of Islands in New Zealand. This is a rare chance to live and work the tennis dream at Kerikeri located in sunny Northland.

* Reputable and established Tennis Academy
* Coaching adults and children for 14 years
* Includes ownership of Pro-shop building with stock and coffee machine
* Near new Tennis Centre with 9 Astroturf Courts (includes 6 floodlit courts) and one hard court
* Established regular client base

Buyer must have experience, coaching qualifications and a passion for the game
Seller will work with new owner to prepare and handover ownership

For more information regarding this listing please call Carl Terrizzi Ph 0210 2756452

Please see Trademe Business for Sale 

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