Tennis Coach, Surrey Heath, Surrey

Part Time |  Surrey Heath



Surrey Heath, Surrey



LTA Accredited Level 2 or above



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Job Description

This is a part-time tennis coaching role starting with 10 hours of core group delivery, plus the opportunity to build up hours of individual coaching. This role is perfect for someone looking for part-time opportunities, but equally it will be suitable for an individual looking to build hours as there is scope for the role to develop into a full-time position. However we are equally content for the role to retain as a part-time position. 

On-court delivery consists of LTA Youth through to Adult group sessions on a weekly basis. The project has a waiting list of players ready to kickstart a new programme. As this is a new programme with new provision, we have flexibility to work with the successful candidate to determine the programme schedule. 

The successful candidate will have the ability to deliver an individual coaching and the candidate can run a self-employed coaching business alongside delivering a group coaching programme.

Key Responsibilities:
  • On-Court Delivery: Conduct tennis coaching sessions, including LTA Youth Start, Tennis Express, Adult Sessions, and Cardio Tennis. Develop school/club links to enhance coaching programme. 
  • Personal Coaching Business: Opportunity to supplement income through individual coaching on a self-employed basis.
Hours and Compensation:
  • Part-time role with 10 hours per week plus up to 10-15 hours of potential individual coaching.
  • Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.
  • Potential additional income from personal coaching, competitions, camps, and community outreach is estimated at £12,000 – £16,000 per year.
  • Retain 100% income from self-employed individual coaching.
  • Five weeks paid holiday.
  • Personal Development Plan with NTA Management and CDP courses.
  • Workplace perks including cinema and supermarket discounts.
  • All necessary equipment provided.
  • Racket Ambassadorship with Tecnifibre.
  • Adidas sponsorship, including paid clothing and 50% off all Adidas products.
Ideal Candidate
    • The successful candidate must be a level 2 or above, ideally working towards their Club Coach Award.
    • They must be comfortable working with children aged 4-17 and be trained as an LTA Youth coach. The candidate must also have: 
    • Passion and enthusiasm for the game
    •  Min 2 years experience in delivering a wide range of coaching sessions. 
    • A strong customer service ethos and desire to improve coaching services to all.
    • A professional manner and reliable
    • The ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team 
    • The passion for continued learning and self-development  
    • Experience in using software packages (including ClubSpark)
Person Specification:

The successful applicant will ideally be an LTA Accredited Level 3 coach or above (but we will accept exceptional Level 2 candidates) and have:


  • A minimum 2 years experience as an Accredited LTA Coach, tailoring sessions to cater to a range of skill levels, ensuring a dynamic and engaging learning environment.
  • Commitment to ensuring the safety and welfare of all participants by adhering to safeguarding policies and promoting a positive and inclusive sporting environment.

Off-Court Responsibilities:

  • Strong planning skills to develop and execute long-term visions for programme growth.
  • Ability to engage with NTA management, Schools and Parents 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to problem solve. 

General Skills and Qualities:

  • A dedication to personal and professional development, staying abreast of the latest trends in tennis coaching, sports management, and customer service.
Overview of Venue:

Surrey Heath comprises of 4 x multi park sites in and around Camberley, Surrey. These venues are London Road Recreation Ground (4 courts) Frimley Green Recreation Ground (2 courts), Mytchett Recreation Ground (2 courts) and Watchetts Recreation Ground (5 courts). Watchetts backs directly onto Frimley Tennis Club. 

All of the venues have free parking.

About NTA:

National Tennis Association (NTA) has supported UK tennis since 2004 as a social enterprise and LTA National Partner. Our mission is to attract more people to tennis and empower coaches to succeed through a wide range of management solutions and programmes. Our team of over 50 dedicated professionals prioritises positive, rewarding environments to achieve impactful results.

Why join us?
🚀  Key moment to join National Tennis in term of growth and opportunities
💆‍♀️  Our people matter, work-life balance is important at National Tennis
📚  Fast-learning environment, entrepreneurial and strong team spirit
💵  Competitive salary package and performance related pay, plus retain 100% income via individual coaching with no court fees. We even provide the balls!
⭐️  Staff perks – discounts at over 30,000 of your favorite brands
🎾  Sponsorship opportunities with our partners Adidas and Tecnifibre
💚  Personal Development Plans, internal CPD and grow your career at National Tennis
How to Apply

To apply for this role, please email a covering letter and your CV to