Performance Coach - Alberta Tennis Centre
Post date: Feb. 17, 2016
Application Deadline: Mar. 20, 2016
Position Start Date: May. 1, 2016
The OSTEN & VICTOR Alberta Tennis Centre is looking for a Performance Coach(s). The successful candidate must have a comprehensive and diverse skill set and he or she has considerable experience in the areas of junior development, high performance and physiology. The Performance Coach will work closely with the Tennis Director to deliver success on and off the court and it is anticipated that the successful candidate will work closely with Tennis Canada and Tennis Alberta to grow the game of tennis in Calgary and throughout the province.
Reporting directly to the Tennis Director, the Performance Coach will implement the Tennis Centre’s High Performance & Development plan in conjunction with the Tennis Director and will coordinate programs, working with the coaching staff to ensure progression of students in various programs ranging from provincial to national/international level. This position also includes teaching clinics, running adult and junior leagues, assisting, organizing and attending social events, preparing records and reports and promoting the game of tennis at the Centre.
The successful candidate will be a natural leader, experienced in mentoring and developing talent and have exceptional playing skills. He or she will have excellent organizational & interpersonal skills as well as a strong working knowledge of Tennis Canada and Tennis Alberta development programs which are considered strong assets for this position.