I'm looking for a tennis job in US in / Outside USA

Sports Instructor - Tennis

5 October 2018

Country: USA
State: New York

Apply for this job.

Click the button below to apply for this job.

Apply Now Already have an account? Log in first

Sports Instructor – Tennis
Facility in Brooklyn, NY is looking for a Sports Instructor – Tennis.

Position Overview:
Our facility is here for all New Yorkers — to empower youth, improve health, and strengthen community. Founded in 1852, today the Facility serves a diverse population of more than half a million New Yorkers who learn, grow, and thrive through programs and services at our 24 branches. Community is the cornerstone of the Facility. Together, we connect active, engaged New Yorkers to build stronger communities.

Facility is seeking Sports Instructor – Tennis who will be responsible for working with children/teens to promote the enjoyment of tennis while improving physical competence, developing confidence and teaching basic skill development.

• Ensure the health, safety and well-being of children in the program, by providing close supervision of all activities.
• Work with the Supervisor to develop program objectives and goals for each program session.
• Create a written lesson plan for the program session that is age-appropriate and progressive.
• Provide supervision of the participants in line with Facility program standards and guidelines (i.e. ratio, attendance).
• Be able to modify lesson plans and instruction to meet the needs of the participants.
• Emphasize teamwork and sportsmanship.
• Teach rules, fundamentals and enhance basic skills.
• Communicate with parents / guardians regarding the progress of their child / teen, and registration for the next session.
• Communicate to parents / guardians about additional Facility opportunities that can benefit them or their child / teen.
• Ensure that all equipment is age-appropriate, safe and in proper working condition. This includes conducting monthly equipment safety checks.
• Work with the Supervisor to develop and lead program promotion and recruitment efforts.
• When applicable, provide direction to volunteers or Sports Assistants who are supporting the program.
• Have a thorough knowledge of branch emergency procedures and take appropriate actions for emergency situations.
• Ensure the cleanliness of program space during all activities.
• Inform Supervisor on-duty regarding any incident reports that need to be filled out.
• Attend Facility Coaching within 90 days of employment.
• Receive CDC Heads Up Concussion in Youth Sports certification within 30 days of employment.
• Actively participate in all training sessions, designated meetings and special events.

• High School diploma or equivalent.
• Minimum of one year of experience teaching children / teens sports, in a structured setting.
• Knowledge of youth development stages.
• Content expert in designated sport(s).
• Excellent verbal communication skills.
• Current First Aid / CPR certifications.

We offer an exciting and innovative work environment with a culture committed to serving all members of our community. As a leading not-for-profit, community service organization, our Association relies heavily on fundraising to support the wide range of programs we proudly provide the communities we serve. Our expectation is that all staff promotes participation of their branch fundraising efforts in some capacity.

How to apply:
If you would like to be a member of our dynamic team, please forward your cover letter and resume with subject line “Sports Instructor – Tennis” to the email or mailing address provided.

Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities


« Back to the Tennis Jobs listings

Other tennis jobs in New York:

NewAssistant Tennis Professional - Hastings on Hudson, New York

Tennis Academy in Hastings on Hudson, NY is looking for a full-time Assistant Tennis Professional. Includes free housing.

NewDirector of Racquet Sports - Mamaroneck, New York

Club in Mamaroneck, NY is looking for a full-time Director of Racquet Sports.

Tennis Instructor - Brooklyn, New York

Athletic Club in Brooklyn, NY is looking for a Tennis Instructor.

Tennis Professional - Flushing, New York

Tennis Facility in Flushing, NY is looking for a Tennis Professional.

Private Tennis Coach - New York City, New York

Private family in Manhattan, New York is looking for a private coach for 2 kids aged 9 and 14. Competitive salary.

Tennis Professional - Mount Kisco, New York

Top Tennis & Health Club in Westchester, NY is looking for a full-time career Tennis Professional.

« New York Tennis Jobs

Other jobs in this category:

NewHead Coach Women's and Men's Tennis - Altoona, Pennsylvania

University in Altoona, PA is looking for a Head Coach of Women’s and Men’s Tennis.

NewMen's Tennis Head Coach - Santa Cruz, California

University in Santa Cruz, CA is looking for a full-time Men’s Tennis Head Coach.

NewHead Tennis Coach - Liberty, Missouri

College in Liberty, MO is looking for a full-time Head Tennis Coach.

NewGraduate Assistant - Women's Tennis - Hattiesburg, Massachusetts

University in Hattiesburg, MS is looking for a Graduate Assistant – Women’s Tennis.

NewAssistant Tennis Coach - Belmont, North Carolina

College in Belmont, NC is looking for a full-time Assistant Tennis Coach.

NewAssistant Coach, Men's Tennis - Newark, Delaware

University in Newark, DE is looking for an Assistant Coach, Men’s Tennis.

NewHead Women's Tennis Coach - Clinton, South Carolina

College in Clinton, SC is looking for a full-time Head Women’s Tennis Coach.

NewMen's and Women's Head Tennis Coach - Carlisle, Pennsylvania

College in Carlisle, PA is looking for a Men’s and Women’s Head Tennis Coach.

NewTennis Coach - Atlanta, Georgia

Athletic Club in Atlanta, GA is looking for a Tennis Coach. Competitive compensation package and benefits.

Assistant Tennis Coach - Phoenix, Arizona

University in Phoenix, AZ is looking for an Assistant Tennis Coach.

Assistant Men's Tennis Coach - Ogden, Utah

University in Ogden, UT is looking for a full-time Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach. Generous benefits package.

« View More