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In order for an instructor/coach to maintain his/her fully certified status, he/she is required to attend a professional development activity every 2, 3, or 4 years depending on his/her level of certification. This important feature ensures your pro is up to date with regard to teaching methodology.

 


CURRENT POSTINGS


Job Title: Head Coach (multiple positions available) 

Location: Scarborough

The Ontario Tennis Association is hiring Head Coaches for a 16-week program called Inner-City Kids' Tennis. The program is aimed at beginner/recreational level players ages 6 - 12. The Head Coach must possess strong leadership skills in motivating and supporting assistant coaches, volunteers and participants.  Depending on availability, coaches will receive 12-18 hours per week. 

Requirements:

• Duration: June through August 2021 (specific dates TBC)

• Develop and lead a team tennis curriculum for the duration of the program

• Responsible for managing tennis equipment; mini-nets, ball hoppers, balls, racquets, PPE and other items

• Volunteer or coaching experience in tennis is required

 

Qualifications:

• Ontario Tennis Association Instructors certificate (or higher) required

• Emergency First Aid certificate preferred

• Police reference check and vulnerable sector screening required

 

Please send a resume and cover letter to: kidstennis@tennisontario.com Positions will remain open until filled. 

 

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Job Title: Assistant Coach (multiple positions available) 

Location: Scarborough

The Ontario Tennis Association is hiring Head Coaches for a 16-week program called Inner-City Kids' Tennis. The program is aimed at beginner/recreational level players ages 6 - 12.  The Assistant Instructor must possess strong interpersonal skills to build successful working relationships with the Head Coaches, parents/guardians and participants. Depending on availability, Instructors will receive 9-12 hours per week. 

Requirements:

• Duration: June through August 2021 (specific dates TBC)

• Implement and support team tennis curriculum provided by the Head Coaches

• Responsible for managing tennis equipment: mini-nets, ball hoppers, balls, racquets and other items

• Volunteer or coaching experience in tennis is required

• Strong leadership, communication, interpersonal and administrative skills

 

Qualifications:

• Ontario Tennis Association Instructors certificate (or higher) preferred

• Emergency First Aid certificate preferred

• Police reference check and vulnerable sector screening required

 

Please send a resume and cover letter to: kidstennis@tennisontario.com Positions will remain open until filled. 

 

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Job Title: Tennis Instructor (Part Time Summer) 

Location: Aurora

Required August & September - Aurora Location

 

Total Tennis has been operating successful tennis programs in Aurora for 23 years.  We are looking for one strong candidate to add to our team. We are looking for someone capable of working independently, providing group lessons to kids and adults at a recreational level.

 

The hours are 4:30 to 9:30 weeknights and Saturday 10am to 2pm. We are looking to fill 2 to 4 of these shifts.

 

The successful candidate will be required to have current First Aid & CPR Level B or C certification as well as a current police vulnerable sector check completed.

                                   

Pay Rate to be based on qualifications and experience.

 

If interested in joining this successful team, please email your resume to

Bill Maron (bill@totaltennis.ca)

416-565-8774

 


Job Title: Tennis Instructor

Location: Toronto 

Davisville Tennis Club (DTC) is a 50-year-old, 600-member club, a very active and social community tennis organization operating in the heart of Toronto (Mt. Pleasant and Davisville). Over the course of summer months, we endeavour to give our members a truly unique and positive experience that comes from sharing moments and time with your DTC friends.  

Job Description: The summer camp position will go from mid June to September. 

 

Requirements/Qualifications:

-minimum Instructor certificate (equivalent)

-current and up to date TPA Certified with insurance proof (mandatory)

-experience coaching juniors of all ages

-up to date Vulnerable Sector Police Background/Criminal Check

-current First Aid/CPR

-friendly, caring, outgoing, punctual, reliable, willingness to improve and be on court for multiple hours  

Please send resume and cover letter to Brian Ahlberg, headpro@davisvilletennisclub.com

 


Job Title: Tennis Instructors (2021 Summer tennis camp program)

Location: Toronto (Cottingham Tennis Club) 

Ideal candidates should possess the following qualifications:

  • Tennis Canada Instructor Level Coaching Certification or higher preferred
  • Valid First Aid, CPR and/or certification
  • Current Police Record Check

 

Requirements:

  • Experience working with young children age (4 – 12)
  • Previous tennis teaching experience running camps and junior programs
  • Must be punctual, reliable and organized with good communication skills and work cooperatively with other staff
  • Overall leadership of their camp group and development of program plans for each day including coaching goals
  • Needs to have a good understanding of progressive tennis, developmental stages, physical literacy and able to work in fast paced environment
  • Friendly, pleasant personality and energetic with an ability to engage kids
  • Responsible for managing tennis equipment, set up and take down: mini-nets, ball hoppers, balls, racquets, targets, animation, prizes, etc.
  • Following COVID safety protocol for the staff and students, maximizing use of space, using additional activities and stations, etc.
  • Being available to speak to parents during drop off and pick up, accommodate any special instructions/requests, provide and receive feedback, as well as deal with issues, as needed, in a respectful and constructive manner
  • Duration: Late June through August (camps start on June 28th and end August 27th)

      

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity at Cottingham Tennis Club.

Please submit all resumes, with references to Gary Ingram at garyingramtennis@gmail.com

Deadline: June 15, 2021.
Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

 


Job Title: Assistant Tennis Professional

Location: Etobicoke (ACE Tennis at Mimico Tennis Club)

Duration: June – October 2021

Compensation: Based on qualifications and experience

 

Position Summary

As Assistant Tennis Professional, ACE Tennis at Mimico Tennis Club your main role will be to coach in ACE Tennis after-school programs and summer camps with the possibility to coach some adult group lessons and private lessons as well as involvement in other club activities and events.

 

Requirements

Certified Instructor/Tennis Canada

Certified Club Professional 1/Tennis Canada or higher preferred

Experience coaching juniors between 4-12 years old

Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to develop positive relationships with players, parents, members and staff

Exhibits values and personal characteristics of Professionalism, Excellence and Teamwork

 

Application Deadline: June 20th, or once a suitable candidate has been found.

 

Application Process

Please send resume to Craig Mercer at craig@acetennis.ca with reference to the job title in the subject line.

 


Job Title: Instructor

Location: Hamilton (All Canadian Tennis Centre at Hillfield Strathallan College)

ACE Tennis is hiring for the position of Instructor, All Canadian Tennis Centre located at Hillfield Strathallan College. This position provides an opportunity to be part of a brand new outdoor tennis club which will service an adult and junior membership, operate ACE Tennis junior and adult programs and camps and OTA sanctioned events. As Instructor at All Canadian Tennis Centre, your main role will be to coach in ACE Tennis junior summer camps, after-school spring and fall programs and assisting with running tournaments.

 

Duration:  June – September 2021

 

Compensation: Based on qualifications and experience

 

Requirements

Certified Instructor/Tennis Canada

Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to develop positive relationships with players, parents, members and staff

Exhibits values and personal characteristics of Professionalism, Excellence and Teamwork

 

Application Deadline: May 28th, 2021 or once a suitable candidate has been found.

 

Application Process

Please send resume to Kyrylo Tabunshchyk at kyrylo@acetennis.ca with reference to the job title in the subject line.

 


Job Title: Assistant Coach (year-round) and potential to be a Head Tennis Professional at a community club

Location: Toronto Tennis City

Duration: Year-round, full time 

Compensation: Based on experience and certification 

Start date:  June 21st (potentially sooner) 

 

Position Summary:

At Toronto Tennis City we are looking for a dynamic and engaging coach who is comfortable working with high performance juniors, recreational juniors, a variety of adult groups and private/semi private lessons.

We expect the successful candidate to be on court a minimum 30+ hours a week in the Winter and 40+ hours in the summer season. The Successful candidate would be a motivated and high energy individual.  Must be willing to work evenings and weekends.

 

Position requirements:

Club pro 1 (Club pro 2 preferred) 

Team oriented, committed to professional development

A competitive tennis background is an asset 

 

Please contact:

sam@acetennis.ca

 


Job Title: Assistant Tennis Professional

Location: Markham Tennis CLub

Markham Tennis Club is looking to hire an Assistant Tennis Professional. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the Head Pro and Tennis Director with all Club 2021 tennis activity programming, including developing and promoting tennis programs for all age groups, while providing outstanding customer service to the members of the Club. Organize tennis clinics and private lessons that encourage participation in the club’s tennis activities. Promote tennis memberships to all potential prospects.  Conduct themselves in a professional manner and ensure that the environment is safe for all those who use the facility. Assist fellow employees with cleanliness of the club and organization of the site. Must be able to work well in a team dynamic. 


Job Requirements:
• High School Diploma or GED
• 1 to 3 years of experience teaching tennis lessons
• Tennis Canada Instructor 1 (CP1 is preferred)  
• CPR and York Region Police Check certified within 30 days of hire
• Occasional physical work required

Pay:
Rates of pay will be determined by applicant’s experience and qualifications. 

How to apply:
Please Email all Resumes to the Director of Tennis Kusal Fernando kusal@markhamtennisclub.ca

 


Job Title: Club Pro/Tennis Professional

Location: Mississauga

The Tecumseh Park Tennis Club is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Club Pro/Tennis Professional for the 2021 season.

The Club Pro will provide private, semi-private, and group lessons clinics to members of the club.The club pro will provide assistance to the board of directors in organizing other club wide events and programs.

This is a seasonal position, running from late-April to early-September. Our club remains open late into the Fall months, providing the opportunity for additional revenue from lessons during this time.

Job Requirements

- Tennis Canada certification, preferably at the Club Pro 1 level or higher

- First Aid certification

- Previous tennis teaching/pro experience

- Strong organizational and interpersonal skills

- Availability from the end of April to early September (or later)

Compensation is to be negotiated.

Please email your cover letter and resume to: Hiring Committee tecumsehtennis@gmail.com.

Applications will be accepted until April 4.

 


Job Title: Summer Camp Supervisor

Location: Moore Park Tennis Club (Toronto)

Moore Park Tennis Club in Toronto is hiring a Summer Camp Supervisor for 8 weeks of summer camp. (July 5 - August 27). The camp is aimed at recreational players ages 6 – 13 yrs old. We run fun, instructive, confidence-building camps.

Camp coaches must possess strong interpersonal skills to build successful working relationships and rapport with the Tennis Director, Head Pro, participants and parents/guardians.

30 hours/week available. Additional hours could be available but will depend on the applicant’s qualifications.
 
Qualifications: 

  • Ontario Tennis Association Club Pro 1 or OTA Instructors’ Certificate
  • Needs to have a good understanding of progressive tennis, developmental stages and good communication skills
  • Respect in Sports Module by TC and Quality Standards for Kids Programs (both available through TPA) are preferred
  • Emergency First Aid certificate preferred
  • Police reference check and vulnerable sector screening required

 
 Thank you for your interest. Please send resume/cover letter to Matt Baccarani at mooreparkpro@gmail.com

 


Job Title: Summer Camp Supervisor

Location: Thorncliffe Tennis Club (Toronto)

Thorncliffe Park Tennis Club in Toronto is hiring a Summer Camp Supervisor for 8 weeks of summer camp (July 5 - August 27). The camp is aimed at recreational players ages 6 – 13 yrs old. We run fun, instructive, confidence-building camps.

Camp coaches must possess strong interpersonal skills to build successful working relationships and rapport with the Tennis Director, Head Pro, participants and parents/guardians.

30 hours/week available. Additional hours could be available but will depend on the applicant’s qualifications.
 
Qualifications: 

  • Ontario Tennis Association Club Pro 1 or OTA Instructors’ Certificate
  • Needs to have a good understanding of progressive tennis, developmental stages and good communication skills
  • Respect in Sports Module by TC and Quality Standards for Kids Programs (both available through TPA) are preferred
  • Emergency First Aid certificate preferred
  • Police reference check and vulnerable sector screening required

 
 Thank you for your interest. Please send resume/cover letter to Matt Baccarani at tptcpro@gmail.com

 


 

 

Job Title: Part-Time Racquet Stringer

Location: Toronto (Merchant of Tennis) 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Initial focus on tennis racquet stringing with the potential to later include squash, badminton and other racquet service needs
  • Meet daily quotas for productivity while maintaining a very high level of quality and accuracy
  • Work collaboratively with team members and assist in other areas where needed

 

Requirements:

  • Self-motivated, goal and teamwork oriented
  • Strong attention to detail and works toward a high level of quality
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Effective communication skills - listening, understanding and responding

 

Experience:

  • Background in tennis and/or retail environment considered an asset

 

Apply now: If your skills, knowledge, and experience are as mentioned above, please apply with your resume via e-mail to frank@merchantoftennis.com, or drop your application in person at one of our locations. We will only contact short-listed candidates.

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Job Title: Tennis Instructor

Location: Port Colborne 

Looking to hire a someone to teach children at our private court (twice a week for 4 hours each time in Port Colborne July and August).

We have 13 cottages with children looking for lessons all summer long.

If interested, please ASAP email Scott at scottmarsh@cogeco.ca

 


Job Title: Court Manager

Location: Toronto (Davisville Tennis Club) 

We are looking for a Court Manager to oversee the day-to-day operations of the tennis club. Overseeing a team of part-time Court Stewards, you will assist in the hiring, training and development of these employees while fostering strong relationships with club members and the Board of Directors. The Court Manager is expected to contribute to Davisville Tennis Club’s friendly and relaxed atmosphere through their own enthusiasm and friendliness and by inspiring the Court Stewards to maintain a welcoming atmosphere.

The club is open evenings and weekends, starting in April and run until the first week of October with possible hours on weekends until the end of October.  The average number of hours per week for the Court Manager is 20.
 

Compensation:
$18 per hour

 

Please submit all resumes to vicepresident@davisvilletennisclub.com before Friday, March 19, 2021. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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Job Title: Part-Time Retail Sales & Customer Service Associate

Location: Toronto (Merchant of Tennis) 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Welcome and greet clients
  • Assist clients by effectively communicating acquired product knowledge
  • Facilitate point of sales transactions accurately and efficiently
  • Stock, replenish, merchandise and organize inventory
  • Assist the stringing department by booking racquet stringing and racquet demos for clients
  • General cleaning and organization of the retail sales space and all other store areas
  • Assist with telephone and email inquiries

 

Requirements:

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills - listening, understanding and responding
  • Friendly, helpful and customer service oriented
  • Work collaboratively with all team members
  • Receptive to feedback and willing to implement recommendations
  • Able to multi-task and thrive in a fast pace environment
  • Commit to a consistent work schedule

 

Hours: 15-30 hours per week, including evenings and weekends per store hours

 

Apply now: If your skills, knowledge, and experience are as mentioned above, please apply with your resume via e-mail to doug@merchantoftennis.com, or drop your application in person at one of our locations. We will only contact short-listed candidates.

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Job Title: Head Tennis Professional

Location: Aldershot

Aldershot Tennis Club (ATC) a year round club, is looking to hire a Head Tennis Professional beginning May 1 in time for the summer season. The successful candidate will report to Vice President.

Position Summary:
The Head Tennis Professional is responsible for planning and implementation of lessons for the Junior and Adult tennis programs at ATC for the summer and winter season. The lessons are expected to be designed to meet the interest and the physical ability of each student. The Head Pro is also responsible to run all ATC tournaments (Adult and Junior) and help coordinate with the League Conveners to set-up the Adult leagues each season. The Head Tennis Professional reports to the Vice President.

Required Qualifications:

  • TPA Club Professional 2 preferred, minimum Club Pro 1 (or equivalent).
  • TPA Membership in good standing.
  • A minimum of five years-experience coaching tennis.
  • A satisfactory Vulnerable Sector & Police Check to be updated every two year.
  • Have or be prepared to obtain First Aid/CPR/AED qualifications.

 

Deadline:
The deadline to apply is March 15, 2021 and please email all resumes to vicepresident@aldershottennis.ca

 

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Job Title: Club/Office Manager

Location: Milton

Milton Tennis Club is a non-profit, volunteer run tennis club serving the community since 1923.  We are located in one of the fastest growing communities in Canada. We are looking for a Club/Office Manager to help the volunteer executive provide better service to our membership. This position is seasonal from May 1-September 30, 2021. The hours are 4pm – 10pm, Monday to Friday.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Managing court assignments to members and monitoring court usage
  • Ensuring all members (as well as guests) follow Club Covid-19 protocols at all times
  • Greeting and checking in members while keeping paperwork organized
  • Maintaining cleanliness at the club
  • Other duties as required

 

Qualifications:

  • Previous customer service experience would be an asset
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision and take initiative
  • Detail focused and well organized
  • Necessary training will be provided

 

Please submit all resumes to vice-president@miltontennis.com

We appreciate all applicants for their interest in Milton Tennis Club. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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Job Title: Assistant Tennis Professional

Location: Davisville Tennis Club (Toronto)

DTC is a 50-year-old, 600-member club, a very active and social community tennis organization operating in the heart of Toronto (Mt. Pleasant and Davisville). Over the course of summer months, we endeavour to give our members a truly unique and positive experience that comes from sharing moments and time with your DTC friends. 
 

Job Description: The assistant pro position will go from mid April to October. The ideal candidate will be able to work weekends, early morning and evenings.  As the assistant pro, the main role will be to teach after school, summer camps, adult clinics and private lessons. Remuneration will be based on experience. 

 

Requirements/Qualifications:

-minimum Club Pro 1 (equivalent)

-current and up to date TPA Certified with insurance proof (mandatory)

-experience coaching both adults and juniors

-up to date Vulnerable Sector Police Background/Criminal Check

-current First Aid/CPR

-friendly, caring, outgoing, punctual, reliable, willingness to improve and be on court for multiple hours  

-flexibility to coach early morning, daytime, nights, and weekends

-ability to play with all levels up to 5.0

Please send resume and cover letter to Brian Ahlberg, headpro@davisvilletennisclub.com

 


Job Title: Tennis Professional

Location: Bayview Village Tennis Club (Toronto)

This position is available (May 1st - end of September) to instruct Adult and Children private and group lessons, along with the tennis camp.

Three Tennis Instructor Positions are available in the Summer Tennis Camp, June 22- September 4.

BVTC has a strong and very successful reputation for tennis instructional development, built on a quality foundation the past 34 years!

All candidates must be certified, motivated and highly enthusiastic.

Please send resumes to:

Peter Nielsen Tennis Director, 12 Baymark Rd, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3X9: 905-889-7293, or send to: pnielsen889@rogers.com, by April 7.

 


Job Title: Assistant Tennis Professional

Location: Kitchener (Westmount Golf & Country Club)

Our staff is what makes Westmount Golf & Country Club special. All our staff are dedicated to providing exemplary service for our members and their guests. To be a premier private club, we require skilled and motivated staff. That’s where YOU come in.

We are currently seeking a skilled, passionate and highly motivated, year-round, Tennis Professional to join our team. The Tennis Professional will be responsible for the Club’s tennis activity programing, which includes the development and promotion of the programs for all age groups in association with the Head Tennis Professional. You will organize clinics and conduct private lessons to encourage participation from our members to participate in the Club’s Tennis activities. This year-round employment includes working in our Golf Simulators and Ice Rink during the off season.

General responsibilities include:

  • Teaching private, group and camp lessons for all age groups.
  • Coaching Adults and Juniors.
  • Helping with outside tournaments and Special Member Events.
  • Regular Tennis Chalet hours in the Tennis Pro Shop.
  • Light court maintenance.
  • Member communication such as emails, court bookings etc.

 

Job Requirements (but are not limited to):

  • Minimum of two years tennis coaching experience.
  • Certified Tennis Canada – Coach 1 or CP1.
  • Strong tennis playing ability (high level junior/college tennis).
  • Experience working with and coaching youth and children.
  • Passion for people and service excellence.
  • Exceptional communication skills.
  • Administrative and leadership experience.
  • Proficiency with Office Suite Programs.
  • Jonas experience would be considered an asset.
  • Smart Serve or a willingness to obtain.

 

If this is the job for you, please apply online on our Careers Page.

 


Job Title: Tennis Professionals/Instructors

Location: Toronto (Sir Winston Churchill Park Tennis Club)

Job Description: The tennis professional/instructors role will be for the 2021 outdoor tennis season and will report to the Head Tennis professional beginning May and ending in August/September. They will be an important part of the coaching team and must be able to follow instructions, work as part of a team, have an understanding of progressive tennis curriculum, and adhere to the Quality Standards for Kid’s Tennis. The instructor has an ability to make a difference and grow the sport at all stages of learning and plays an important part in the development of the player. This person has a tremendous passion for the game, shows a caring and positive attitude for all students, encourages improvement, understanding of active participation and planning of lessons, appropriate challenge for the group as a whole and most importantly produces a fun environment to help support tennis for life. The programs involved for this instructor would be primarily after school clinics, summer camp, weekend clinics and any other events or programs that require their assistance throughout the outdoor season starting May-September. A fun and rewarding chance to help make a difference within Downtown/Central Toronto at one of the largest outdoor community clubs in the country!

 

Requirements/Qualifications:

-current TPA Instructor certification (minimum)

-experience working with young people (4-15 years old)

-up to date Vulnerable Sector Police Background/Criminal Check

-current First Aid/CPR preferred

-friendly, caring, outgoing, punctual, reliable, willingness to improve and energetic

 

Please send your CV as well as any references to Ryan Chow headpro@winstonchurchilltennis.ca with any letters of recommendation/references. We thank you for your interest, only candidates who are being considered will be contacted.

 


Job Title: Tennis Instructors

Location: Ottawa (Orleans Tennis Club)

The Orléans Tennis Club is looking for motivated and certified tennis instructors to help with running its new junior tennis development program.

Main duties

- Teaching progressive group technical skills sessions (1:4 ratio)

- Assisting Club Pro (Head Instructor) in preparing sessions plan, equipment and setting up each session on the courts


Key requirements

- Minimum requirement: Tennis Canada Instructor certification

- 2 years of experience as a tennis instructor

- Bilingual French-English


Other important considerations

- Available from May 1st to Labour day

- 6-10 hours/week (Tuesday (4:30-7:30pm), Friday (4:30-7:30pm) and some weekends)


Application Contact

E-mail your resume with a short presentation letter to:

Vincent Francoeur  |  Orléans Tennis Club Juniors Coordinator  |  juniorscoordinatorotc@gmail.com

 

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