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Assistant Tennis Pro

Work Location:

Garneau Tennis and Beach Volleyball Club

10943 - 84 Ave NW Edmonton, AB T6G 0V5

Job Summary:

The Assistant Tennis Pro provides assistance to the Head Tennis Professional, including running group lessons, club events and doing court maintenance. The Assistant Pro should also provide private lessons to members and non-members.

Duties:

Lessons Instructions

  • Assists the Head Pro in administering group tennis lessons
  • Provides lessons and clinics relating to the techniques and strategies of tennis to members and guests
  • Provide Private lessons to interested members and guests

Events Planning

  • Supports the Board staff to organize, administer tournaments, and inter- and intra-club social events

Membership Service

  • Ensures that all club members and guests receive prompt and professional service
  • Promotes the club and membership sales

Other duties

  • Administers and enforces club policies and procedures
  • Complete weekly tennis court maintenance tasks

Qualifications Required

  • Level 1 Qualified Coach certification required
  • 3 years of tennis coaching experience (including both adults and children)
  • 3 years of experience of organizing tennis tournaments

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Preffered Current University Student (availability to work May-mid September)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be able to maintain a professional image and attitude at all times and maintain an excellent standard of customer service
  • Demonstrates strong interest and knowledge of tennis
  • Self-motivated, flexible and adaptable
  • Intermediate knowledge of MS Excel, Word, and Google Applications including sheets, docs

Working Hours

  • 20+ hours per week; flexible schedule including high workloads during tournament weekends

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • tennis coaching: 3 years