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Is Your Club Pro Fully Certified?

If he/she is, then his/her name will be posted on the list of certified coaches that appears on Tennis Canada's website. To check this out, please go to www.tenniscanada.com and go to the Tennis Professionals Association (TPA)/List of Certified Coaches page. If your pro's name is not listed there, then the person either does not have current certification and/or is not a current member of the TPA.

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 Tennis Professional

Location: Toronto 

North Toronto Tennis Club (NTTC) located in Lytton Park in Toronto (Avenue Rd./Lawrence) is an organized community tennis club operating since 1936.  The club has over 400 members and features a vibrant active membership base and organized lesson programming.

NTTC has 3 lit hard court tennis courts and a clubhouse.  We offer full service programs to our members and offer a junior program that is open to all.

NTTC is looking to hire a head tennis professional.

The head professional position reports and works directly with the club’s general manager and programming director.  The role would include private lesson, group lesson, and special themed coaching.  

Candidates must have over 3 years of coaching experience and must be able to engage and work well in social situations.  Being able to run both the adult and junior programs along with court monitoring and organizing club social events and tournaments is required.  The position will run from mid-April until the end of September, 2020.

Candidates must have a Tennis Canada TPA Club Professional 1 certification or higher.

Please send your resume to: mark@northtorontotennis.com Interviewing for the position will start November 15.  Only potential candidates will be contacted.

 


Job Title: [2 positions available] Assistant Head Pro; Junior Pro

Location: Toronto 

Moore Park Tennis Club (Toronto) is looking to fill 2 positions for the 2020 season, Assistant Head Pro and Junior Pro.

 

About the Club:

Moore Park Tennis Club is located at Moore Avenue and Mount Pleasant Road in Moorevale Park. MPTC has 5 hard courts that were resurfaced in the Fall of 2018, lights for evening play, an online booking system and over 500 members. MPTC's clubhouse is also newly renovated and ready for the 2020 season. The club will be open from April to October.

 
Ideal candidates for the Junior Pro position should possess the following qualifications: 
* Tennis Canada Instructor Level Coaching Certification 
* Valid First Aid and/ or CPR certification

* Current Police Record Check

 

Ideal candidates for the Assistant Head position should possess the following qualifications:

Tennis Canada Club Pro 1 certification or TC Coach 2 certification 
Valid First Aid and/ or CPR certification

* Current Police Record Check

 
Requirements for both: 
* Personable and outgoing with strong communication skills 
* Previous tennis teaching experience, experience teaching junior programs (camps) 
* Must be punctual, reliable and organized  
* Friendly and energetic with an ability to engage students 
 
Compensation/Salary for both: Based on qualifications and experience 
 
Please submit all resumes, with references to Matt Baccarani 
headpro@mooretennis.com, by March 23, 2020. We thank all applicants for their interest in our club. Only the applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

 


Job Title: Assistant Tennis Professional

Location: Toronto 

Donalda Golf & Country Club, founded in 1960, is a prestigious year-round private club that offers a high standard of social, athletic and dining facilities to our members and their families.  We are located in central Toronto and accessible by TTC.

We are seeking a dedicated, member service-oriented professional to join our team as an Assistant Tennis Professional.  This is a permanent full-time position with benefits requiring shift work which includes evenings and weekends and holidays.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES include but not limited to Member Service and Public Relations, Private Instruction and Coaching, Operational and Administrative.

Those individuals, who are interested in applying, please complete the Online Application form on our website at www.donaldaclub.ca. Please do not send resumes without applying on our website.

 

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE

 


Job Title: Assistant Tennis Professionals

Location: Thornhill 

Bayview Golf and Country Club in Thornhill is seeking Assistant Tennis Professionals for Junior Summer Tennis Camp. The Summer Camps run for 11 weeks from June 15th to the week of August 31th.  Bayview is located at Leslie and Steeles and has 6 clay courts.

 

We are seeking enthusiastic, energetic and experienced Pros with:

-  Tennis Canada Instructor Level Coaching Certification or higher

- 1-2+ years’ experience teaching children 5-14 years and adults of all ages/levels

- Current police check and TPA membership required

 

 Up to 20+ hours/week from mid-June to late August with Summer Tennis camp.

  • Local Toronto applicants only.
  • Applicant will also need to have their own transportation.


Deadline is June 1st

Please submit your resume with references to Brett Cooper brett@bayviewclub.com, Head Tennis Professional. We thank all those who apply and will only be contacting those that we will be interviewing. 

 


Job Title: Assistant Lead Tennis Coach

Location: Niagara Academy of Tennis, 3373 First Ave, Vineland, ON

Niagara Academy of Tennis is a private school and tennis academy that provides top-level academics and high -performance tennis coaching for students in grades 7 – 12. In addition to our academic program for full-time students, we operate an after-school Junior program for competitive and progressive players.

Job Responsibilities:

Will work with lead coach in training our high-performance academy students 
Assist with Junior program development 
Be willing to do some weekend tournament travel 
 
Qualifications:

Coach 2 certification/equivalent 
Experience working with competitive players ages 12 – 18 
Enthusiastic individual with excellent teaching and leadership skills 
Proven playing skills

Duration:

This is a full-time position involving 40 hrs. per week. Periodic weekend travel will be required to local venues for tournament play.

Interested candidates should forward a cover letter along with their CV to Doug Carter at info@niagaraacademy.ca

 


Job Title: Clubhouse Monitor 

Location: Thorncliffe Park Tennis Club (TPTC) - Toronto

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

·     Friendly and professional manner; have the ability to problem-solve

·     Computer literate

·     Required to work weekends and weeknights

·     High school diploma

·     Oral and written English is required

·     Basic tennis knowledge is helpful, but not required

·     Past office or reception experience is helpful

 

 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

·     Greet members professionally and warmly as they check-in

·     Answer telephone and in-person inquiries

·     Book courts for members using Jegysoft software online.  *Training will be provided.

·     Perform all opening shift and/or closing shift duties of the club

·     General grooming and maintenance of courts and clubhouse

·     Provide information relating to new membership sign-up and renewals

·     Promote club programs to members and potential members

·     Identify and report all issues relating to court damages and/or other membership issues

·     Assist Tennis Pros and Board Members during work shift if required

·     Maintain walkways and minor landscaping duties which include: clearing paths from debris, leaf blowing and weed pulling

·     Contribute and communicate on tennis club’s social media pages

 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

As part of TPTC policy, a condition of employment is to perform a criminal background check and a vulnerable sector search demonstrating a satisfactory criminal record prior to commencing employment. 
TPTC is committed to providing fair and accessible employment practices. If selected for an interview, we will be happy to work with you to ensure your interview is accessible and accommodation is provided based on the information you provide to the TPTC Recruiter.

Interested candidates are asked to apply ASAP to Matt Baccarani at tptcpro@gmail.com

 


Job Title: Clubhouse Attendant 

Location: Toronto

The Cottingham Tennis Club in Toronto (near St. Clair and Avenue Rd) is seeking a part time Clubhouse Attendant for the Spring, Summer and Fall 2020 tennis season (mid-April through October).

Job Title: Clubhouse Attendant

The Clubhouse Attendant will work in conjunction with the Cottingham Manager and Tennis Director to perform the following duties:

  • Clubhouse is kept clean, secure, and stocked
  • Courts are kept safe, swept and maintained; minor club landscaping duties as well
  • Manage court bookings, monitor court usage and answer the phone
  • Club members are well informed regarding club events and programs
  • Prepare the club for opening and closing, sell supplies and tennis balls and collect guest fees
  • Help coordinate events (such as socials and tournaments) and work at them
  • Other tasks and projects as assigned by the Cottingham General Manager and Tennis Director

  
Ideal candidates should possess the following qualifications: 

  • Outgoing, assertive and strong communication skills
  • Knowledgeable and passionate about tennis
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Have a strong sense of urgency
  • Relevant experience working or volunteering at a tennis club is preferred
  • Ability to work independently and work flexible hours
  • Current First Aid & CPR certification is beneficial               


Compensation/Salary

  • $14 an hour

 

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. To apply, please email your resume to cottinghamhiring@gmail.com

 


Job Title: Tennis Instructors and Summer Camp Counsellors 

Location: Oakville

Joshua Creek Tennis runs a busy year-round tennis academy for adults and juniors at all levels of play. We have several employment opportunities available ranging from summer employment to year-round teaching positions. We have an amazing team, a great working environment and a year-round facility with a strong focus on teaching. During the outdoor season, we do not have a membership, allowing us to focus exclusively on instruction. Our camp program accommodates about 800 children each summer and our tennis academy runs on 6 courts daily with all levels of play, from tots programs to an Elite tennis academy run by our Head Tennis Professional, and former touring professional, Gloria Liang. We would love to receive your application if you love tennis, love teaching and are ready to join a great team!

 

Summer Camp Counsellors

- Minimum age - 18 years or older

- Tennis Canada Level 1 Instructor Certification (preferred)

- Experience working with beginner and intermediate children

- Ability to organize a safe and productive environment with for children

- Friendly, energetic, punctual and reliable


Tennis Academy Positions 

We have various teaching positions available that start in the Spring but there may be opportunities to start sooner by joining in the current indoor program.


Instructors for Development Programs

- Tennis Canada Level 1 Instructor Certification (or higher)

- Experience working with beginner and intermediate level students

- Ability to organize a safe and productive environment 

- Friendly, energetic, punctual and reliable


Coaches for High Performance, Elite and Adult Classes

- Tennis Canada Coach 1 (or higher)

- Experience working with advanced level students

- Ability to play in at a high level and demonstrate proper technique

- Friendly, energetic, punctual and reliable


Compensation will be based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience. We have an amazing working environment, a great team and a benefits package for full-time employees.

Please send your resume to Gloria Liang (Head Teaching Professional). 

gloria@joshuacreek.ca

 


Job Title: Assistant Tennis Professional 

Location: Muskoka

The Muskoka Lakes Golf & Country Club (MLGCC) is looking to hire an assistant tennis professional.  MLGCC has an international reputation that reflects the diversity of our Membership demographics. As a talented tennis instructor with teaching experience, your distinctive qualifications will undoubtedly attribute a degree of prestige to our staff. You will assist with teaching Junior Clinics, Ladies’ Clinics, Private Lessons and fill-in for member play, organizing Junior round robins, Adult and Junior Inter-Club matches, Junior tournaments and adult round robins; and assisting with all other Tennis Professional Shop duties, including light housekeeping, as will be required from time to time. Email Stephen Sawer @ tennis@mlgcc.com before Feb. 28.

 


Job Title: Head Professional and Director of Tennis 

Location: Sudbury Indoor Tennis Centre 


Successful Candidate:
Ideal for an entrepreneurial tennis professional who is willing to work to help grow tennis across Northern Ontario, including through partnerships with surrounding Communities and other outreach programs with the
support of strong leadership, management and an influential member base.


Wages and Income Opportunities:
The SITC can provide a base annual salary of $30,000 in return for approximately twenty-five hours per week of group lessons, summer and PD day camps, special events, program development and tournament organization. A well enrolled three day a week after-school Academy offers a revenue-sharing model and room to grow income as the program continues to grow. In addition, the Club Pro will be able to tap into robust demand for additional private lessons that could easily provide a similar amount and likely more in
additional income. Total expected compensation from all sources should easily exceed $60,000.


How to Apply:
Please send your cover letter and resume to sitcpresident@gmail.com.

 

CLICK TO READ FULL JOB DESCRIPTION AND REQUIREMENTS 

 


Job Title: Progressive Tennis Head Coach 

Location: Burlington

 

Ace Tennis Burlington, one of Canada’s top training school located at Cedar Springs Racquet & Sportsclub in Burlington, Ontario is looking for an individual who is motivated to pursue a successful career as a coach and a leader and wants to be a valuable contributor to the growth and development of recreational and competitive tennis for young players.

Starting as a coach in our Progressive and Competitive streams, the main goal of this role is to introduce more kids in the community to tennis, to nurture their love of the sport and to influence more youth to pursue the competitive stream. The position will provide a strong pathway for the coach to develop their skills and experiences through a wide range of on-court coaching within our progressive and competitive streams, as well as working in a collaborative team environment with a wide range of professional development opportunities.

Application Deadline: The position will be filled once a suitable candidate is found. 

 

Send CV, references and application to:

By post:

Ace Tennis

Attention: Coaching position

960 Cumberland Ave

Burlington, On

Postal code


By e-mail:

info@acetennis.ca

Subject: Coaching position

 

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE

 


Job Title: Club Administrator

Location: Woodbridge

Veneto Tennis Club in Woodbridge requires a Club Administrator.  The ideal candidate will possess a working knowledge of the fundamentals of tennis, and will have both an organizational and financial aptitude.

Responsibilities will include:

  • hiring and managing all front desk and maintenance staff and working with the head pro to ensure all available coaching positions are properly filled
  • ensuring proper training of all staff
  • overseeing that the club and courts are maintained
  • working with the head pro to establish all instructional and recreational programs
  • ensuring proper promotion of the club and all programs, including an online presence
  • handling of all member and non-members concerns in a professional and courteous manner
  • analyzing and recognizing the strengths and opportunities for continued growth of the club
  • administrative responsibilities as required
  • managing the pro shop
  • reporting directly to the Board of Directors for any club issues

 

Interested applicants should forward a cover letter and resume to vtcjobs43@gmail.com. Compensation will commensurate with experience.

We thank all candidates in advance. However, we will only contact those selected for an interview. No phone calls or agencies please.

 


Job Title: Tennis Instructors 

Location: Toronto 

Toronto Athletic Camps are looking for Tennis instructors. TAC Sports is one of the premier sports academies in Toronto, with a massive community reach and a unique and supportive work environment. TAC Sports is the perfect place to grow, lead and learn.

 

Specific Responsibilities:

 

  • Leading Tennis programs and camps
  • Engaging students
  • Teaching and developing skills and abilities relevant to tennis
  • Tracking student progress
  • Providing feedback for students
  • Willingness to develop sports programming
  • Creation and development of daily lesson plans
  • Program set up and organization
  • Being a leader, role model and mentor to kids
  • Must be able to communicate clear instructions regarding the fundamentals of the sport.

 

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience with students aged 3-16
  • Tennis Canada Instructor Level Coaching Certification
  • Background knowledge and experience in tennis
  • Good class management skills
  • Love working with kids and being an effective team member
  • Willingness to learn, taking initiative and working
  • First Aid, CPR Certificate (Level C)
  • Vulnerable Sector Check (Police Check)

 

Position: The instructor will be in charge of teaching children tennis fundamentals under our TAC Sports tennis program. The instructor will be responsible for designing lesson plans.

 

Please email resume and cover letter to hr@tacsports.ca

 


Job Title: Tennis Coach

Location: Vaughan 

ReadySetSports (Vaughan) is seeking part-time, the services of dynamic tennis coaches to teach our exciting community tennis programs. We are looking for reliable and punctual candidates, who enjoy coaching groups. Enthusiasm/Experience for teaching all ages and abilities. Would ideally be located in the Vaughan/York region area and needs to have own transport.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 17 years of age
  • Tennis Canada Level 1 (instructor) certification
  • Current Venerable Sector Screening
  • Current CPR-C & First Aid
  • Mandatory training orientation session

 

Compensation:

Based on experience and professional qualification

If interested, please contact Simon by phone (416-805-8334) or by email (info@readysetsports.ca)

 



 

 

 
 
 
 

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