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Position Type
Full Time

Application Deadline Date
April 21, 2023

Salary Range

Job Location

Employment Type

Expected Start Date
July 4, 2023

The employer is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status or disability.

The employer welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Position Summary

Philpott Children’s Tennis is proud of its long history of promoting health, physical and moral well-being among Toronto’s inner-city youth through its skill and leadership development programs. 

The Head Instructor’s primary responsibility is to design and administer a quality summer tennis program at their designated site in a professional, courteous and enthusiastic manner.

Detailed Duties:


·      He/she is expected to organize and prepare lessons for each day of instruction.

·      Arrive at 8:45 am to set up and organize equipment, take attendance

·      Provide accurate attendance, incident and equipment inventory reports

·      Store equipment and first aid kits securely

·      Report concerns/problems immediately to the Summer Program Director or Supervisor or Assistant Supervisor

Public Relations

·      Liaise with the Parks & Recreation (or other) representative on site

·      Wear shirts provided by Philpott when instructing

·      When appropriate, speak with parents and prospective students

·      Encourage children to bring friends and introduce them to tennis

Instruction and Coaching

·      Prepare daily/weekly lesson plans

·      Plan and execute each day’s lessons with suitable progressions and drills to meet the needs of the children and the group

·      Manage Assistant Instructor (s) and volunteers and ensure they are engaged contributing to the program


·      Ensure that a safe environment is maintained at the court site (i.e. not playing on wet courts)

·      Report safety problems immediately to local Parks, Forestry & Recreation representative and to the Summer Program Director or Assistant

·      Be knowledgeable about the emergency procedures of the community centre

If you are interested applying for a head instructor position with Philpott Children’s Tennis please Click here: Head Instructor –Philpott Children’s Tennis (

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