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.  

Howick Tennis Club is looking for a full time head coach with the following criteria:

Club orientated within a coaching business model
Develop tennis pathways across all levels of play
Hot Shots coaching
Private Lessons
Holiday Programmes
Selector for all interclub teams
Support to grow the club from grassroots
Administration of all coaching services
Regular and timely communication with the committee, players and parents
Providing Junior coaching as set/agreed with the committee
Providing Adult coaching including Xpress & Cardio

Email the club on howicktennis@xtra.co.nz or contact Aaron Gillies on aaron.gillies@hotmail.com or Ph 0272965052 

Applications close 5th December 2022 with a preferred start date of Feb 01 2023

Mount Maunganui Tennis Club

Professional Tennis Coach wanted to join Paul Arnott Tennis Ltd at Mount Maunganui Tennis Club.
A great opportunity has arisen for a professional tennis coach to join the Coaching Team of Paul Arnott Tennis Ltd at Mount Maunganui Tennis Club in the Bay of Plenty.
Mount Maunganui Tennis Club is set in the grounds of Blake Park and is walking distance from the beautiful beach. We have 4 Rebound Ace Plexi courts, 5 Astro courts and 12 hard courts. The club has a very diverse membership which encompasses Junior Hot Shots Tennis, Adult Coaching programme which caters for all levels, Senior & Junior Interclub, Cardio Tennis, Midweek Ladies, Adult & Junior Club Nights, Adult Club Day, Business House, Fast 4 Shoot Out Tournaments, Individual Adult & Junior coaching and lots more social events.
The suitable applicant must reside in New Zealand, will need to be competent in all aspects of club coaching and have the skill level to play and represent MMTC at Senior Interclub. The ability to communicate in a professional and friendly manner with club members and other coaching staff is essential.

If you are interested in this position and think that you have the necessary skills to fulfil this role, please apply to:
Paul Arnott
Email: patenniscoaching@gmail.com
Enquires: 02102363223

Up to 25 hours per week are available coaching, with up to 10 hours per week focused on administration for Tennis Southland. The hours worked will be dictated by the seasonal nature of tennis in Southland. Primarily after school hours with renumeration for travel.
We are looking for a skilled coach with extensive coaching and playing experience. The successful applicant is expected to create and maintain relationships at a national and international level to facilitate the entry of Southland players into top-level training programmes and competitions in NZ and offshore.

As the Head Coach you will be required to travel around rural Southland and work with many different levels and programmes, including:
* Private lessons with both juniors and adults as well as squad trainings
* Hot Shots Coaching and Hot Shots Tennis in schools

The suitable candidate must have the following:
* ITF/Tennis Australia/Tennis New Zealand Level 1 or above tennis coaching qualification (or international equivalent) or be willing to get that within one year of hire.
* Be Experienced coaching juniors and adults of all ages and abilities and taking teams to national competitions.
* Be Experienced in developing club and school coaching programmes.
* Strong administration, communication, and computer skills.
* Current Police Check

For more details, please email Scott Patterson at operations@tennissouthland.co.nz

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

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 November 15th 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/Sunday Mornings .
Christmas Holiday Camp starts 19th December
Option to take some Adult Fitness Classes if qualified.
Be available, reliable and punctual for the School Term 9 week programme

 

Looking for someone in the new year from term 1 starting the end of January 2023.  

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: 30th January

Preferred start date: Ideally as soon as possible 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

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 December 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.

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
  • Appropriate work visa, NZ Residency or a NZ Citizen

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


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