• Summer 2019 Tennis Coach

    Job Locations US-FL-Bradenton
    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/22/2019 11:48 AM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    Want to love what you do in an environment that values learning and growth alongside other high performing individuals? If you answered yes, IMG Academy is hiring.

    Our unique campus is dedicated to developing the next generation of leaders, champions and influencers.  We believe that each day is an opportunity to achieve dreams and inspire greatness.  As part of the IMG Family, we prepare our student-athletes to succeed, taking on life with confidence and preparedness.  Through our integration of elite academics, athletics and character development, our student-athletes are prepared to rise up to their full potential – whether that’s on the field, in the classroom or in life.

    We are seeking curious, caring individuals who align with our core values:


    • Passionate Soul: Love what you do
    • Open Mind: Never stop learning and growing
    • Champions Spirit: Strive for greatness
    • Helpful Heart: Lift up those around you
    • Absolute Integrity: Always do the right thing


    Job Title: Summer Tennis Coach

    FLSA Status:  Non Exempt (Hourly)

    Department:  Athletics

    Position Summary:  Responsible for all aspects of training and coaching Student Athletes




    Position Responsibilities

    • Prepares and implements a tennis training program for all Student Athletes
    • Assess the performance and skill development of each Student Athlete and partners with the appropriate department for their continued development
    • Help with the psychological preparation of the Student Athlete
    • Develop motivational approach to practice and games
    • Assist in Game Day operations
    • Work to develop comprehensive knowledge of tennis in decision-making, handling authority and setting and meeting objectives
    • Assist with pick up and distribution of uniforms pre and post-game
    • Interacts with the Student Athlete as an educator of the sport and mentor
    • Partners with the Student Athlete’s parent/guardian regarding their overall development.
    • Skilled and proficient in all training techniques
    • Effectively communicates to Student Athletes
    • Assures proper safety is maintained
    • Adhering to all company policies, procedures and business ethic codes
    • Other duties as assigned to include pre practice and pre game preparation


    Knowledge, Skills and Ability 

    • Experience coaching and/or playing tennis
    • Skills in training and instructing tennis
    • Strong commitment to Student Athletes
    • Desire to work collaboratively with colleagues
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


    Preferred Skills

    • Bilingual
    • CPR Certification
    • USPTA certification


    Physical Demands and Work Environment

    • Ability to lift, move, push and pull equipment or boxes in excess of 40lbs.
    • Should be able to handle outdoor temperatures for a reasonable period of time.
    • Must be able to move around campus which includes gym, turf, fields, etc.
    • Ability to work flexible hours to include nights, weekends and holidays is required

    Background Requirements

    • Requires a background check upon offer
    • Requires a drug check upon offer

    EEO Statement

    EOE, Disabled & Veterans


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