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VACANCY – ASSISTANT SPORTS PROFESSIONAL/COACH,
SEACOURT TENNIS CLUB
The role will be attractive to a current club professional or coach or to anyone who has an interest in, and potential to develop, a career in racquet sports. A background in Lawn Tennis, Squash, Badminton, Rackets or Real Tennis is highly desirable and would benefit the applicant.
This is a full-time position and could lead to competing in competitive racquet sports in the UK and internationally. A fuller job description will be supplied upon interest.
In conjunction with our Senior Real Tennis Professional, Andrew Lyons, and our Head Coach for Lawn Tennis, Rich Perkins, the Assistant Sports Professional would be responsible for the members’ and visitors’ racquet sport experience and join the warm welcoming family atmosphere that is Seacourt.
The Assistant Sports Professional/Coach will contribute to the daily functioning of the Club by supporting the senior professionals, including, but not limited to:
Supervision Arrangements and Performance Management
The Assistant Professional reports to, and is supervised by, the Senior Professional. There will be full support for the professional development of the successful candidate, for example Investing in Professionals (IiP) for developing Professionals in Real Tennis.
The remuneration package is to be set at a level commensurate with the successful applicant’s skills and experience, and will include salary and superannuation, together with potential for some self-employed income and incentive agreement.
Tenure and Working Hours
This is a full-time position, working a minimum of 40 hours per week, which will include some weekends on a regular basis, based on a rota to be agreed with the Senior Professional.
Seacourt Tennis Club
Seacourt is a world-renowned sports and social club located on the South Coast of England on Hayling Island, loved for its friendly ambience where families are warmly welcomed. Seacourt offers many forms of racquet sports, including;
As well as the above racquet sports, Seacourt also offers the following sporting and fitness facilities and services. It has;
Applications should be sent to for the attention of: The Board of Directors at email@example.com and should include a CV and a covering letter setting out why you are interested in the position and what you would bring to it.
The appointment would be subject to safeguarding checks and required accreditation from the relevant sports governing bodies.
Further information can be sought by looking at our website: seacourt.com or contacting us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 02392 466122. Visits to the Club prior to application can be arranged and are very welcome.