Assistant Tennis Coach Vacancy

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Tennis Plus is seeking an experienced coach to work alongside the Head Coach and Assistant Coaches at Ngataringa Tennis Club.

Ngataringa Tennis Club is a mid-sized club (150 Minis & Juniors & 150 adults), with a true club feeling & an active part of the Devonport Community.  Devonport is a 25 minute drive across the harbour bridge outside of peak traffic times.  Verdant & located at the end of a small peninsula opposite Auckland city, it attracts a stable and affluent market.

The role is an ongoing position traditionally offering between 15 – 20 hours weekly throughout the year.  We also run popular holiday programmes every school holidays.  Coaches to student ratios are 1 to 6 during the term & a maximum of 1 to 8 for the Holiday Programmes.

Required personal attributes:

●     A genuine love of the game and interest in developing others abilities and potential

●     Confident in interacting, leading and coaching Mini, Junior and adult players

●     Honest, reliable, utterly professional with a ‘can do’ attitude

●     Able to make coaching lessons interesting & fun, while enabling player development

Preferred qualifications and experience

●     Must hold valid legal right to work in NZ (do not apply if you do not hold a valid visa)

●     Previous tennis coaching experience (minimum 1-2 years)

●     Minimum of IFT 1 (or equivalent)

●     Excellent oral English

●     Tennis Hot Shots experience (or equivalent) preferred

If this sounds like you and you are a New Zealand citizen, have residency or hold a current work visa that allows you to be a self-employed contractor according to NZ law then please contact Head Coach Lucien in the first instance via

Lucien Lemay
Head Coach, Ngataringa Tennis Club and