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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: 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: 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

 

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE

 


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

 

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE

 


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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Job Title: Clubhouse Attendant

Location: Toronto

Hours:          Must be flexible and able to work mornings, evenings and weekends, 10 – 30 hours weekly

Term:            September and October
 
Salary:          $17 per hour

Reports to:  Clubhouse Manager

Sir Winston Churchill Park Tennis Club is a non–for–profit community tennis club in the beautiful setting of Sir Winston Churchill Park (corner of St Clair West and Spadina Road). Volunteer board runs one of the biggest summer clubs in the Toronto and its primary objective is to promote and maintain an interest in the game of tennis within the community. Club has ten hard courts that are floodlit for evening play and a newly renovated clubhouse.

Sir Winston Churchill Park Tennis Club is looking for enthusiastic, customer-service oriented individual for the position of Clubhouse Attendant. This is a part time seasonal position.

Primary duties:

  • Open and close facility, depending on the shift
  • Daily operations of the clubhouse, keeping the clubhouse tidy and in good order
  • Checking in members and keeping paperwork in order
  • Managing court bookings and monitoring court usage
  • Responding to inquiries
  • Managing sales of tennis-related merchandise plus food & beverage
  • Assist with club programs (juniors, socials etc.)
  • Inform members about club events
  • Other duties as required

 

Qualifications:

  • Strong communication and people skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Enjoys multi-tasking
  • Detail focused and well organized
  • Responsible
  • Can work independently and take initiative
  • Experience in the tennis industry and club environment is a definite asset

 

Please send resume and cover letter to clubhouse@winstonchurchilltennis.ca

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Job Title: Retail Associate/Racquet Stringer (Part-Time)

Location: Toronto (Granite Club)

The Granite Club is looking to hire a part time Granite Gear Attendant who will be responsible for ensuring a high standard of Member Service in the daily operation of the retail store. Granite Gear Attendants are expected to ensure Members arriving in the shop are immediately greeted and welcomed upon arrival, engaged with to ensure they are personally and efficiently served, that they are provided with professionally delivered product knowledge, and that their service and merchandise needs are met to the greatest of the Attendant’s ability.  Attendants are expected to at all times maintain an appealing, efficient, organized, clean and secure Pro Shop operation. 

 

Additionally, this position will be responsible for the implementation and execution of Racquet Stringing and Skate Sharpening business.

 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Build trustful and dependable relationships with Members, such that Members will think of Granite Gear as their first choice for athletic equipment, attire, service and advice. 

  • Develop and maintain a high competency of product knowledge that will ultimately provide a Granite Gold sales experience for all Members.  

  • Maintain stock levels to create a desirable sales environment and atmosphere that reflects Granite Gold Standards. 

  • Identify the potential for added revenue by utilizing suggestive selling and up-selling techniques in a subtle and appropriate manner.

  • String and service racquets and sharpen skates as per technical training.  Work product to be consistent & accurate to Member specifications. 

  • Practice security measures in order to protect merchandise in the shop and in storage areas. Communicate any irregularities.

  • String and service racquets as required.  Taking the correct stringing information (ie: string type, tension, special requests, dates) and communicating to team Members clearly and concisely.

  • Completing racquet history in the stringing file for each Member to track stringing information. Maintain the stringing machine so its in working order and up to standards.

 

Required Qualifications

 

  • Grade 12 or educational equivalency

  • Experience in a customer service position

  • Retail Sales experience

  • Good communication skills (English)

  • Stringing and racquet knowledge an asset

  • Nice to have: MRT Certified or working towards certification.

  • Flexible to work variable shifts; evenings, weekends and holidays

 

Rate of Pay is $19.48/hour 

 

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING & APPLY ONLINE HERE

 


Job Title: Instructors

Location: Toronto (Wanless Park Tennis Club)

Job Description: The Instructors will be available for the 2022 fall outdoor tennis season and will report to the Head Tennis Professional for the season beginning in September and ending in early November. The ideal candidates will have an important role within the coaching team and should embody a passion for tennis, work well within a team environment as well as have the ability to work independently, have a strong work ethic with a flexible schedule to coach weekday afternoons and weekends, good 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 members’ lives. Preference will be given to those with experience and aptitude, coaching female players.

Our immediate need is for instructors to work from 4 – 6 pm Sundays to Thursdays from September 5 to October 28, 2022. This would also be an audition for additional work in the 2023 season. Private lessons to members are also available.

Requirements/Qualifications:

• minimum Certified Instructor/ Club Pro 1
• current and up to date TPA Certified with insurance proof (mandatory)
• experience coaching both adults and juniors is an asset
• 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 all day
• flexibility to coach daytime, nights, and weekends
• ability to play with all levels up to 4.5

 

Please send your CV as well as any references by July 1st to: Arthur Wolf clubpro@wanlesstennis.com.

 

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE

 


Job Title: Assistant Tennis Teaching Pro / Tennis Instructor

Location: Markham & North York (Mayfair Clubs)

Mayfair Clubs are looking for an Assistant Tennis Teaching Pro / Tennis Instructor to provide Tennis lessons/ private or group to adults/kids of all levels and abilities based on program requirements.at our Mayfair Parkway (Markham) and West (North York) location.

Responsibilities: 

• Coach Junior and Adult players of all levels 
• Coaching includes Adult and High Performance Youth Programming 
• Assists in Program development and promotion 
• Works directly with the Head of Tennis
 

APPLY HERE: https://www.mayfairclubs.com/tennis-instructor-parkway-west/

 

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE

 


Job Title: Assistant Tennis Professional

Location: Muskoka

Windermere Golf & C.C. is a private golf and tennis club located in Muskoka on beautiful Lake Rosseau.   We are currently seeking a dynamic individual to join our staff as the assistant tennis professional. Employment will run from June to Labour Day, 2022. Start and finish dates have some flexibility.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to working with and assisting the Tennis Director in the following areas:

  • Junior Camps & Clinics
  • Adult Clinics – All Levels
  • Private Lessons
  • Tennis & Pickleball Special Events
  • Assist with Club Tournaments
  • Play in as required in adult round robins & social play
  • Will work with the Tennis Director and independently

Interested applicants please send your CV and references to Patti Henderson, Director of Tennis, Patti@windermeregolf.ca

 

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE

 


Job Title: (3 positions available) Teaching Pro; Summer Camp Director; Next Level Summer Camp Director

Location: Kingston

The Kingston Tennis Club offers the following job opportunities for the 2022 Season. The KTC is a beautiful, friendly, busy club, with a thriving membership and strong demand for lessons, camps and programs. 

 

Title: Teaching Pro

Job Description: Provide private and small group instruction to junior and adult members, and assist the delivery of Noble Tennis School programs, working closely with NTS Director Tony Roth. The teaching pro position may be combined with the role of Camp Director for the regular KTC Camp or the Next Level (Advanced) Camp, depending on qualifications and availability. Additional activities, such as directing KTC tournaments, may also be applicable.     

Employment Dates: Negotiable - commencing as early as May 1 and running as late as the club closing in October. 

Requirements: Suitable qualifications, experience, playing ability, professionalism and personality to work with a wide variety of ages and levels, strong leadership and communication skills.  

Remuneration: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application: Please submit resume with references to tony_roth@kingstontennisclub.com

 

Title: Summer Camp Director

Job Description: The camp is for ages 7-14, from beginner to low intermediate levels. In addition to leading on and off-court activities during the camp, the Director is responsible for camp organization, administration and communications. The Camp Director will work with Tony Roth of the Noble Tennis School on the development and delivery of the camp curriculum. Depending on candidate qualifications and availability, employment may include additional private teaching of KTC members and Noble Tennis Programs.

Employment Dates: The Camp runs for 9 weeks from July 4, employment can commence in May or June for camp preparation and additional teaching activities and may continue through the Fall until club closing in October. 

Requirements: Suitable qualifications, experience, professionalism and personality to work with a wide variety of people, strong leadership and communication skills.  

Remuneration: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. 

Application: Please submit resume with references to tony_roth@kingstontennisclub.com  

 

Title: Next Level Summer Camp Director

Job Description: This camp is for minimum low Intermediate players, training includes coached match play, video analysis, off court fitness and tennis classroom. In addition to leading on and off-court activities during the camp, the Director is responsible for camp organization, administration and communications. The Camp Director will work with Tony Roth of the Noble Tennis School on the development and delivery of the camp curriculum. Depending on candidate qualifications and availability, employment includes additional private teaching of KTC members and Noble Tennis Programs. 

Employment Dates: The Camp runs 9 weeks from July 4, employment can commence in May or June for camp preparation and additional teaching duties and can run through the Fall until club closing in October. 

Requirements: Suitable qualifications, experience and ability to provide effective training for players beyond the beginner level.    

Application:  Please submit resume with references to tony_roth@kingstontennisclub.com

 


Job Title: Head Coaches, Assistant Instructors (Part Time)

Location: Ottawa

Capital Kids is a recreational community outreach program that offers low-cost tennis lessons across the Ottawa region to children aged 6 to 15 on community tennis courts. Lessons will take place in various neighborhoods in which social and economic challenges make tennis an inaccessible sport. The program will run from May to August.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Certified Tennis Instructor (minimum OTA Instructor Level 1)
  • Familiar with the principles of Progressive Tennis (Kids’ Tennis)
  • Experience working with young children
  • Previous coaching/tennis instruction experience
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the importance of progressive tennis development.
  • Provides a current vulnerable sector screening
  • Self-motivated, independent, and able to appropriately follow direction
  • Access to a vehicle is beneficial
  • Having current CPR and First Aid certification is beneficial

 

COMPENSATION: $28/hour (Head Coaches); $18/hour (Assistant Instructors)

Please submit your resume and cover letter via email to capitalkidstennis@gmail.com.

 

View HEAD COACH full job posting here | View ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR job posting here

 


Job Title: Summer Camp Instructor

Location: Toronto (Davisville Tennis Club)

Davisville Tennis Club is seeking a Summer Camp Instructor to work 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

 

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE

 


Job Title: Assistant Intructors and/or OTA Tournament Referees

Location: Toronto

Charlottetown TC, a community club in the Scarborough Region (STF), is looking for one or more Assistant Instructors and/or OTA Tournament Referees to join our staff in the 2022 season. Our club has experienced a high amount of membership growth and program participation during the Covid-19 pandemic, and we aim to increase our footprint in the community further in 2022. Between lessons and tournaments, the successful candidate/s can net up to 20+ hours per week from May-October, with the possibility of more hours gained through private lessons with members, and year-round employment through our successful Winter program.

 

We are preferably looking for candidates with the following attributes:

 

- TPA Certified Instructor in good standing with a recent, clear Vulnerable Sector Screening and/or Police background check, as well as Emergency First Aid Certification

- Enthusiastic, outgoing, and confidently able to explain, and deliver programs to a variety of club members, including Progressive (Kids) Tennis for kids 4-14 years old

- Punctual, always set-up and ready to teach at the designated lesson time

- Able to work independently or as part of a team, reporting to the Club Pro

- Basic Computer knowledge (i.e., Word, Excel)

- Access to own vehicle strongly preferred

- Solid knowledge of OTA Tournament rules and protocol (training provided if needed)

- Flexible availability (most hours are during evenings and weekends)

 

Remuneration is an hourly rate, competitive with market norms and will be commensurate with the successful candidate’s experience and qualifications. Tentative start date.

 

To apply for this position, please send your resume, along with 2 references, to Club Pro, Adam Weatherby – Juniors@charlottetowntennisclub.com or adam.weatherby.12@gmail.com

 


Job Title: Clubhouse Assistant (Part-time)

Location: Toronto (East York Tennis Club)

The East York Tennis Club [EYTC] is a seasonal community tennis club with 5 hard courts located in a lovely residential neighborhood in Toronto. The club was first established in 1950. In recent years EYTC has seen a significant growth in the membership and programs. There are more than 400 Adult and 300 Junior members and a waiting list of over 800. The club is looking for an administrative support role to support the needs of the membership, the Executive and the community (clubhouse assistant). The ideal candidate will be committed to the opportunity of working at the club for the season.

Key Responsibilities
This role is part-time and covers 3 key areas to service EYTC members:

  1. Court Monitoring and On-site member support
  2. Clubhouse Ground and Court Daily Upkeep
  3. Back End and administrative support – for the Pro-team and EYTC committee

 

With EYTC support, the Club-House Assistant role will undergo a Police Check/Vulnerable Sector Check. Interested candidates need to apply to info@eastyorktennisclub.com

 

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE

 


Job Title: Club Manager

Location: Toronto (East York Tennis Club)

The East York Tennis Club [EYTC] is looking for a Club Manager to look after the needs of the membership, the Pro-team, the Executive and the community. The ideal candidate will be committed to the opportunity to build a strong relationship with the club and work at the club for multiple seasons.


Key Responsibilities
This role is an on-site seasonal full-time role with part-time off-season hours required - work schedule and work hours are flexible and negotiable.

  1. General
  2. Club Administration
  3. Building & Grounds
  4. Event Management Support
  5. Communication

 

Timing
The position of Manager is seasonal, requiring full-time (40 hours per week) involvement for six months of the year (mid-April through October) with minimal (five hours or less per week) involvement during the off-season (generally February through March). Club hours fall within the timeframe of 7:00 am to 11:00 pm, seven days per week. Required to work some weekends and weeknights.

Conditions of Employment
With EYTC support, the Club Manager role is expected to achieve valid First Aid certification, such as Emergency First Aid CPR A + AED, or equivalent and undergo a Police Check / Vulnerable Sector Check.


Interested candidates need to apply to info@eastyorktennisclub.com

VIEW FULL JOB POSTING HERE

 


Job Title: Tennis Instructor

Location: Whitby/Oshawa

Matchpoint Tennis (Whitby/Oshawa) is looking to hire a certified Tennis Instructor with previous tennis experience who can teach children and adults. The individual needs to be available during the day for the months of July and August.

The successful candidate must provide a current police check.

Please contact Mark at Matchpoint Tennis (matchpoint.tennis@rogers.com) ASAP if you are interested and/or require more information.

 


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