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TO ALL COACHES: TPA MEMBERSHIPS EXPIRED AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2022.

YOU MUST RENEW IN ORDER TO MAINTAIN YOUR ACTIVE STATUS. VISIT WWW.TPACANADA.COM AND CLICK "RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP".


Is Your Club Pro Fully Certified?

If your Club Pro is fully certified, then their name will be posted on the list of certified coaches that appears on Tennis Canada's website. To check this out, please go to List of Certified Coaches | TPA (tpacanada.com). If your pro's name is not listed there, then they either do not have current certification (which includes having a valid background check as well as completion of the Respect In Sport Modules) and/or is not a current member of the TPA.

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

 


CURRENT POSTINGS


Job Title: Tournament Manager .

Location: ONTARIO TENNIS ASSOCIATION (Head Office - Toronto)

The Ontario Tennis Association (OTA) is seeking to fill the position of Tournament Manager. This full-time position offers a full benefits package and competitive salary for the selected candidate.

The Ontario Tennis Association is the largest provincial tennis organization in Canada with a mandate to “grow the sport of tennis.” The OTA’s significant competitive structure services 2,500 registered competitors and offers the greatest number of tournaments in Canada facilitating competitions for all ages and levels.


Position Summary:

The position of OTA Tournament Manager will operate within the Player Development portfolio and report directly to the Player Development Manager. The Tournament Manager will liaise with the Rankings Coordinator and the Player Development Manager to ensure that the mandate of the OTA specific to the area of Player Development is met. 

Key Areas for this position include

  • Sanctioned Tournaments
  • Player Registration & Rankings
  • Adult Rankings & Events
  • Fair Play 


Consideration will be given to those candidates who possess the following:

  • Post-secondary education: University degree or College diploma
    • Degree or Diploma in Sport Management considered an asset
  • Highly effective communication and problem-solving skills
  • Significant work experience specific to operating tennis tournaments
    • Ability to schedule tournaments
    • Demonstrate a strong working knowledge of tennis specific competitive structures
  • Highly proficient in MS Office
    • Strong presentation skills with the ability to deliver in-person and virtual Power Point presentations
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends when required managing OTA tournaments
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong working knowledge of the rules of tennis (OTA Code of Conduct, Tennis Canada Rules of the Court, ITF etc..)
  • Proven ability to lead staff and volunteers
  • Experience in developing and following program budgets


Application Process:

  • Please review the attached job description at the link below
  • Application deadline: January 25, 2023
  • All resumes and cover letters should be sent to: ota@tennisontario.com
  • Only those candidates who are being considered for an interview will be contacted during the week of January 30th.
  • Projected start date: February 2023

 

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE

 


Job Title: Tennis Coaching Positions (Multiple roles available) .

Location: Muskoka 

Tennis Coaching Positions

The Muskoka Lakes Golf & Country Club has an international reputation that reflects the diversity of our Membership demographics. As a talented tennis coach with teaching experience, your distinctive qualifications will undoubtedly attribute a degree of prestige to our staff.

 

Coaching Positions available for 2023 (see linkS below for details):

 

Apprentice Coach (Level 1)

  • TPA Instructor Certification or equivalent
  • 1yr or less of teaching experience with current certification
  • High School or University playing experience
  • Remuneration value chart will determine compensation
  • July to Labour Day

 

Staff Coach (Level 2)

  • TPA Instructor, Club Pro 1, PTR Instructor Certification or equivalent
  • 1yr + teaching experience with current certification
  • University or Tournament playing experience
  • Experience with stringing racquets
  • Bonus: Certified in complementary racquet sports (Pickleball)
  • Remuneration value chart will determine compensation
  • June to Labour Day (flexible to start earlier)

 

Senior Coach (Level 3)

  • TPA Club Pro 2, PTR Professional Certification or equivalent
  • 2yrs+ teaching experience with current certification
  • University or Tournament playing experience
  • Experience with stringing racquets
  • Bonus: Certified in complementary racquet sports (Pickleball)
  • Remuneration value chart will determine compensation
  • June to Labour Day

 

Professional Coach (Level 4)

  • TPA Club Pro 3, TPA Coach 1, PTR Professional Certification or equivalent
  • 3yrs+ teaching experience with current certification
  • University or Tournament playing experience
  • Bonus: Certified in complementary racquets sports (Pickleball)
  • Remuneration value chart will determine compensation
  • May to Labour Day

 

All candidates must have:

  • High level of commitment (attending development courses)
  • Strong Organizational skills and high level of attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

 

Application Deadline — March 15th, 2023

 

Please send your CV as well as any references to Jason Burgie, Director of Tennis & Pickleball, jburgie@mlgcc.com. We thank you for your interest. Listing will close when the position is filled.

 

VIEW DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTIONS HERE

VIEW MUSKOKA LAKES G&CC COACHING PATHWAY

 


.Job Title: Assistant Tennis Professional.

Location: Toronto (Sir Winston Churchill Park Tennis Club)

Applications must be received by February 10, 2023 for consideration. Interviews may commence as soon as application is received.

 

Club: Sir Winston Churchill Park Tennis Club

 

Location: Toronto(City Centre)

 

Job Description: The Assistant Tennis Professional will be available for the 2023 outdoor tennis season and will report to the Head Tennis Professional for the season beginning in April and ending in October. The ideal candidate will have an important role within the coaching team and must embody a passion for tennis, work well within a team environment as well as have the ability to work independently, run adult/junior clinics, maintain a flexible schedule to meet club demands and be available to coach daytime is a must as well as several nights a week and Saturdays. There will also be lots of opportunities and court time available to coach private lessons to the members based on allocated times and court availability. The ideal candidate has great communication/interpersonal skills with all age groups, ability to follow instructions, shows a desire and ability to improve the coaching standards and track record of having a positive effect on member’s lives and good participation retention. This position will be a great chance for someone who’s ready to coach a large(1000+ member club) and enthusiastic membership group, build strong relationships with those at the club, grow and develop as a coach and further their tennis career.

 

About the Club: Sir Winston Churchill Park Tennis Club (SWCPTC), is a community tennis club.  It is a non-profit organization that goes back over 50 years providing a safe, managed, and social environment for enthusiasts of tennis to the public. It is one of the largest outdoor community tennis clubs in Toronto city centre with 10 floodlit tennis courts and a keen and active membership.Our primary objective is to promote and maintain an interest in the game of tennis within the community. Our mission is to create an environment that fosters maximum participation, skill development and enjoyment through social, casual and competitive tennis.

 

 Requirements/Qualifications:

-minimum Instructor, preference for Club Pro 1(equivalent)

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

-experience coaching both adults and juniors in private and group lessons

-up to date Vulnerable Sector Police Background/Criminal Check

-current First Aid/CPR recommended

-friendly, caring, outgoing, punctual, reliable, willingness to improve, and physically ready for workload

-Flexibility to coach some early morning, ability to commit to daytime clinics, some nights, and Saturday morning to mid afternoon.

-ability to play with all levels up to 5.0

 

Please send your CV as well as any references to Ryan Chow headpro@winstonchurchilltennis.ca. We thank you for your interest, only those who are being considered will be contacted. Listing will close when the position is filled.

 


Job Title: Tennis Instructor.

Location: Toronto

The Bayview Village Tennis Club is looking to hire a Tennis Instructor for the upcoming 2023 outdoor season.

The successful candidate will instruct all levels of recreational tennis (both Adult and Junior), should be familiar with Progressive Tennis instructional development.

Position starts from April 24 to mid October, pay scale $40.00 to $45.00 per hr (developing to 30 hrs per week). TPA or equivalent preferred.

Please send resumes to Peter Nielsen, Head Tennis Professional, Bayview Village Tennis Club. Pnielsen889@rogers.com 905-889-7293  

 


Job Title: Head Tennis Professional.

Location: Toronto

Swansea Community Tennis Club is a community tennis club located in the Bloor & Runnymede area of west Toronto (Bloor West Village). The Club offers four outdoor hardcourts with lights for evening play. We have a vibrant and active membership, currently consisting of over 500 members (with an approximate 70/30 split between adult and juniors).

 

Position Description:

The Head Professional will be responsible for planning and implementing instructional programming for adults and juniors. Instructional programming is a key component of the member experience at Swansea.   Significant court time is allocated to the tennis professional team in order to teach and engage ourmembers. Member engagement will be shared with the Tennis Pro and Swansea Executive board.  Engagement of all Swansea Members will be a key focus for the Tennis Pro. The successful candidate must have the ability to build relationships and rapport with all members, regardless of ability or age. Traditionally, Swansea has run Summer Junior Tennis Camps, open to non-members, during daytime hours in July & August.  There is an expectation that the Swansea Tennis Pro will co-ordinate Spring and Fall after school programs for our Junior Members.  Additionally, we anticipate that Adult Group Clinics be provided at least 3 evenings per week from April till October.

 

Summary Qualifications:

Certified instructor by Tennis Canada (or equivalent) at the Club Pro 2 level or higher
Minimum of three years of relevant experience
A solid understanding of on-line court booking systems.  Swansea uses the Court Reserve System.

 

Compensation — Swansea will provide a competitive compensation package, based on the programming that is established by the Tennis Pro.

 

Expression of Interest Deadline — January 20, 2023

 

Start date — March 1, 2023 Initial responsibilities will be pre-season off-court preparation.  On-court activities will begin in April 2023. 

 

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST:

PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR INTEREST IN THIS POSITION TO……Greg Kimmerly

training@swanseatennis.com

 

For further information please visit:

https://swanseatennis.com/

 


Job Title: Tennis Office Coordinator.

Location: Thornhill (Bayview Golf & Country Club)

The position:
We are seeking a friendly and engaging Tennis Office Coordinator to join our team. In this role you will be an ambassador of Bayview Golf & Country Club’s service standards, maintaining relationships with Members through regular in-person, phone and email contact. You will provide information to Members on individual and group classes/programming, create an environment that encourages connection and well-being and support the Tennis athletic team.

 

DUTIES:
• Greet visitors and members in a friendly and professional manner
• Answer phone calls and emails, responding to inquiries and requests in a timely fashion
• Schedule court time and clinic bookings, maintaining accurate records and databases
• Handle financial transactions, including billing members for lessons, filling out purchase orders and submitted payment details to payroll
• Maintain accurate and up-to-date records, including membership lists, billing information, and facility schedules
• Assist with the coordination and implementation of events and programs
• Maintain office supplies, drop off towels, ensure cleanliness and orderliness of the Tennis office
• Perform other administrative and operational duties as needed

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Proficient with MS Office (Word, Outlook, some understanding of Excel)
• Interest or familiarity with Tennis

 

REQUIREMENTS:
• High school diploma or equivalent
• Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
• Strong organizational and time management skills
• Proficiency with computer programs such as Microsoft Office
• Commitment to providing high quality customer service
• Previous experience in a customer service or administrative role is preferred, but not required
• If you are a friendly and engaging individual with a passion for tennis and a commitment to providing high quality service, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity!

 

If you feel this position describes your skills and experience, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to careers@bayviewclub.com. Please include the position title in the subject line of your email. We thank all applicants for their interest but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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Job Title: Part-Time Coaches/Instructors.

Location: GTA

TenTen Sports Academy: We are actively hiring part-time coaches and sports instructors with immediate effect as well as for the Winter and Spring 2023.

TenTen Sports is a 21 year old company and industry leader in supplying sports programs to kids. We provide programs in the Greater Toronto Area and in addition we have franchise and partnership opportunity throughout Canada.

 

Job Description: Instructors will be required to teach a variety of different sports classes and various locations around the GTA. Candidates will have an important role in working with kids and should embody a passion for coaching sport, as well as the ability to work independently. Candidates must be dependable and punctual, and have a solid work ethic. Candidates must be engaging and be strong in communicating well with young kids. Candidates must have the ability to follow instructions and understand the importance of the positive impact they have on a child’s life. Experience and passion for coaching kids will help with selection. Good hourly compensation.

 

Requirements (but not mandatory)

Willingness to coach a variety of sports
Coaching certification
experience coaching children
up to date Vulnerable Sector Police Background/Criminal Check
current First Aid/CPR
engaging, caring, outgoing, punctual, dependable
work on a part-time basis
have access to a car

 

Company Contact: Please contact Joel Kessler at joel@tentenkidssports.com

Thank you for your interest, only those who are being considered will be contacted.

 


Job Title: Tennis Director

Location: Calgary, Alberta

Aforza (formerly The Tennis Academy and located in Calgary) is looking to hire a Tennis Director.

Interested candidates should apply ASAP to Jeff Spiers at jeff@aforza.ca

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Job Title: Head Tennis Professional.

Location: Toronto

Wanless Park Tennis Club is a community tennis club located in the Yonge & Lawrence area in the heart of North Toronto. The Club offers five outdoor lit hardcourts along with a clubhouse. The Club has a vibrant and active membership currently consisting of over 1,300 members (with an approximate 50/50 split between adult and juniors).

 

Position Description:

The Head Professional will be responsible for planning and implementing instruction programming for adults and juniors. Instructional programming is a key component of the member experience at Wanless and significant court time is allocated to the tennis professional team to teach members. Member engagement is a key focus and the successful candidate must have the ability to build relationships and a rapport with all members, regardless of ability or age.

 

Summary Qualifications:

  • Certified instructor by Tennis Canada (or equivalent) at the Club Pro 2 level or higher
  • Minimum of three years of relevant experience

 

Compensation — Wanless will provide a competitive compensation package, commensurate with the size and location of club and member demand for programming.

 

Application Deadline — October 31, 2022

 

On-court start date — April 1, 2023 with appropriate pre-season off-court preparation beforehand.

 

Please submit your resume, cover letter and any other relevant information to headprocommittee@wanlesstennis.com.

 

 

            VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE – https://wanlesstennis.com/files/HeadPro2023JobDescription.pdf

 


Job Title: Tennis Instructors .

Location: Toronto (North York Tennis Association)

The North York Tennis Association (NYTA) with over 35 years of experience has become the leader in junior tennis development in Canada. The NYTA atmosphere is fun filled yet goal oriented. With over 500 kids participating in the academy the program has won awards from Tennis Canada and Ontario Tennis for every level of tennis. The NYTA has been designated by Tennis Canada and the Ontario Tennis Association as a high performance tennis development center. All three locations are centrally located in North York. The NYTA offers tennis programming year round to our students with after school programs during the winter, fall and spring and half and full day programs for the summer.

 

Position:

Our immediate need is for instructors to work the Recreational Junior Program from 4 – 6 pm Monday to Friday and 5 -7 pm on Saturdays. Our immediate need for instructors to work the Adult Program on Tuesday and Thursday 7pm- 11pm. The position will have the opportunity to work individual hours with members outside of group hour times depending on court allocation and lesson requests.

 

The NYTA has 3 locations ( NYTA NORTH- 2975 Don Mills Rd W., NYTA SOUTH- 120 Bond Ave., NYTA EAST- 230 Cassandra Blvd.) operating in North York within a 10 minute drive of each other all with junior and adult programming. 

 

This position will report directly to the Director of Coaching Tyler Prescott (Coach 4 and Tennis Canada Coach 3 Course Facilitator).  Hours will vary but this will be a full-time position.  Compensation will be competitive.

 

The ideal candidates will be high energy coaches that will be a great addition to our team of professional tennis coaches. The candidate must be willing to learn and continue developing their knowledge. The Director of Coaching at NYTA is Tyler Prescott (Coach 3 course facilitator). The expectation is constant improvement and retention of coaching skills.

 

All candidates must be:

 

  • Punctual, reliable, organized and able to work independently
  • Personable and outgoing
  • Be able to maintain focused high energy for long periods of time
  • Ability to engage students while following template of lessons provided by the Director of Coaching
  • Neat appearance with appropriate tennis attire
  • Able to take instruction and follow leadership for template of lessons
  • Able to feed 500 balls per hour
  • Flexible to fill in at different locations depending on the needs of the program
  • Work year round

 

Candidates are encouraged to apply from outside the sport of tennis if they have experience in high performance sports training, fitness or have worked in recreational settings in the past. NYTA has a mentorship program that grooms coaches for the Tennis Canada certification system lead by Tyler Prescott. 

 

Application: Please submit resume with references and cover letter to tyler@nyta.org

 

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Job Title: Senior Tennis Professional

Location: Hamilton

Ancaster Rogers Tennis Club is currently a seasonal non-for-profit community club located in the historic Town of Ancaster in the City of Hamilton. The Club has 5 lit Hard Courts and an Annual Membership of 450+ players.

 

Job Description:

The Pro should be available year-round starting October 1st.  The Pro is responsible for the delivery and reporting of Adult and Junior Programming under the general direction of the Head Tennis Professional. The role of the Pro will be mostly to deliver on-court coaching and assistance with leagues with some administrative work as and when needed. They must have a passion for The Club, must love Tennis and have a strong work ethic with a flexible schedule to coach from early morning-late night and weekends. The expectation would be around 30 hours of programming a week plus Private Lessons.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Coach Junior and Adult players of all levels.
  • Coaching includes Adult and Junior Programming, including Junior Camps and Private Lessons and Special Clinics.
  • Organizing and running tournaments/ladders/leagues/events.
  • Assists in Program Pathway development and promotion .
  • Works directly with the Head Tennis Professional

 

Ideal candidates for the Senior Tennis Professional position should possess the following 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

 

Duration: October 1st 2022 to Sept 30th 2023 with the potential for extension

 

Compensation: Hourly Compensation will be based on the candidate's qualifications and experience. There is a profit-sharing component in place with the Head Pro's business.

 

Interested applicants for this position should send their resumes, cover letter and references to mooseatc@outlook.com, by September 25th 2022

 

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Job Title: Winter Tennis Club Coordinator

Location: Ancaster Rogers Tennis Club

The Club Coordinator at ARTC contributes to the success of the winter club operation.  The Club Coordinator is the friendly face of ARTC  to club members and the public visiting ARTC.  The Club Coordinator works closely with the club tennis professionals and reports to the Director of Tennis Operations.

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Membership

- daily monitoring and management of current and new club memberships

- assist people in membership applications, as required

- mail out / distribute / resolve issues with members proximity cards

 

Court Usage & Monitoring

 - monitor court bookings and usage as per court booking system

-  monitor court fees and guest fees, as applicable

- resolve and escalate issues with court booking system

 

Club Communications

 - Greet club members and guests

 - provide club information to members and prospective members

 - assist Director of Tennis Operations during social and special tennis events

 

 Clubhouse & Court Responsibilities

- monitor activity in clubhouse

 - keep clubhouse and courts clean and orderly, empty garbage, recycling and green bins. Empty garbage receptacles on court on a regular basis. 

- Ensure all activities are conducted in adherence with club health and safety policies


Administration Responsibilities

-  invoice tracking

-  order supplies as needed

- other general clerical duties, as assigned.

 

Job Requirements

 - Excellent communication and people skills

 - Well organized

 - Able to work well with all club members, tennis professional and guests

 - Proficient with technology

 - Interest in tennis an advantage

 

Hours of Work:  15 hours / week

Start date:  September 15, 2022

End date:  April 30, 2023

Rate of Pay:  $20.00 / hr

 

To Apply: Send resume to Helen Saunders, Vice President at helenjsaunders@outlook.com

 

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Job Title: Head Pro (2023)

Location: Toronto

 

Tournament Park Tennis Club (TPTC) is a not-for-profit community club with a large, active membership. We are centrally located in Toronto at Yonge Street and Highway 401.

 

TPTC is searching for a Head Pro starting in the 2023 season. The position is for an independent contractor who will manage their own team of Assistant & Junior Professionals.

 

Candidates are required to have a Tennis Professionals Association (TPA) or similar membership. Our Head Pro will be required to instruct adult and junior members, as well as provide clinics, camps, and activities such as Social Doubles, House Leagues, Ladders, etc. Lessons for our members are at the core of the Club, and a significant allocation of court time is allotted for teaching.

 

Please forward your resume and covering letter to: jobs@tournamentpark.com

 

The deadline is August 31, 2022. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 


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