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Head Tennis Coach
Lancashire, UK
United Kingdom
Competitive Salary & Benefits
19 Mar 2018
02 Mar 2018
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The Stonyhurst Language School is a residential summer school for international students, (age 10-16), to improve and learn English, whilst enjoying all the facilities Stonyhurst has to offer. The Language School runs two, two-week courses annually throughout the month of July, and in 2018 will be extended to incorporate a residential Tennis Academy for two weeks during Course Two.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

-The creation and delivery of the Tennis Programme to suit pre-intermediate to advanced level
-The maintenance of high standards of tennis coaching
-The monitoring of both staff and students to promote enjoyment, progress and maximum benefit for all
-The safety and well-being of students
-Leading a staff induction for the tennis staff
-Dealing with issues concerning staff, students and parents
-Observing staff as part of the appraisal system
-Ensuring British Council standards are maintained

The ideal candidate will:

-Be a Level 4, LTA Senior Performance Tennis Coach
-Have experience of leading a tennis programme for children
-Have excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
-Be confident in speaking with children with varying levels of English
-Exhibit a natural warmth and patience with people
-Have the ability to engage at many different levels

The Tennis Programme will feature 30 hours of tennis tuition across the two-week course and will also include participation in two evenings of entertainment, per week. The course commences on Friday 20th July and ends on Friday 3rd August 2018.

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