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Assistant Tennis Coach (Level 1) - East London

Job Title: Assistant Tennis Coach (Level 1) - East London
Contract Type: Contract
Location: East London
Salary: Up to £11.73 per hour (including annual leave)
Start Date: Immediate
Duration: Contract
REF: CR/PE/004076

Job Description

Assistant Tennis Coach (Level 1)

Based: East London
Salary: Up to £11.73 per hour (including annual leave)

If you have a passion for Tennis and are great with people, you can use these skills as an Assistant Tennis Coach across East London in the following centres:

  • Islington Tennis Centre, Islington
  • Hornfair Park, Charlton
  • Ridgeway Park, Waltham Forest
  • Crystal Palace National Sports Centre, Crystal Palace
  • Coldharbour Leisure Centre, New Eltham
  • Clissold Leisure Centre, Stoke Newington
  • Mile End Park Leisure Centre and Stadium, Mile End
  • John Orwell Sports Centre, St Katharine's & Wapping

As a Tennis Assistant, you’ll support the Tennis Coach in teaching the basic tennis skills to young children. As well as assisting customers, you’ll need to keep things clean and safe for the 1,000’s of visitors that we get each year. It goes without saying that you’ll be committed to providing an excellent customer experience no matter how busy you are and that safety will be of paramount importance whether it is on the court, with equipment issue or in the general public areas.

Ideally, you’ll be working towards your LTA level 1 with an understanding of Tennis as you’ll work with a qualified Tennis Coach during each session. Flexibility, punctuality and reliability are just as important as integrity, a can-do attitude and a real focus on customer service. Passion and personality will stand you in good stead too!

In return, we offer a range of benefits that you’d expect from the UK’s largest leisure provider:

  • Pension schemes
  • Discounted membership at our leisure centres
  • Career pathways
  • Ongoing training and development to help you to be the best

If you want the chance to develop a career doing something you love, apply now at  

Closing Date: 31st March 2019

All pay rates are subject to skills, experience, qualifications and location.

About Us
GLL is the UK’s largest leisure and cultural services provider and one of the first and largest leisure social enterprises. Our aim is to get more people, more active, more of the time whilst making leisure and community facilities accessible and affordable. We partner with local authorities to run leisure centres, swimming pools, libraries, children’s centres, spas, events spaces and world-class sporting venues such as the Copper Box Arena and London Aquatics Centre on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - all under our Better brand. As a not-for-profit organisation, we’re different. Passionate about seeing our communities thrive, we invest back into our facilities, projects and people and are an Investors in People Silver Award employer.

GLL is an equal opportunities employer.