$17.00 - $24.00/hr

Spring & Fall: Monday-Thursday 3:30pm – 9:30pm, Saturday 7:30am-2:30pm, Sunday 12:00pm-8:30pm. Summer: Monday-Friday 8:00am-2:30pm, Monday-Thursday 3:30pm – 9:30pm,, Saturday 7:30 am-2:30pm, Sunday 12:00pm-8:30pm
Schedules vary

Start Date:


Under the direct supervision of the Tennis Coordinator, the Lead Tennis Instructor is a part time position responsible for teaching tennis to the program participants and implementation of on-site activities and instruction.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  1. Supervise program participants from arrival to dismissal.
  2. Take attendance and maintain records for Tennis Coordinator.
  3. 3. Implement tennis activities and provide instruction to participants regarding specific activities.
  4. Direct activities of Assistant Tennis Instructors.
  5. Design and adhere to daily lesson plan as approved by Tennis Coordinator.
  6. Maintain park district and school district equipment and facility in a clean and orderly manner.
  7. Communicate effectively with participants, parents and staff regarding rule infractions, questions and concerns.
  8. Conducts first aid procedures as necessary.
  9. Demonstrate and support park district customer service standards.
  10. Follow district and departmental safety, personnel, and administrative policies, procedures and ordinances.

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Distribute written communication to program participants as needed.
  • Notify Tennis Coordinator when supplies need to be ordered or restocked.
  • Record and communicate any difficult situations or behaviors to the Tennis Coordinator immediately.
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related tasks as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of specific activity.
  • Ability to instruct participants in specific activities and skills.
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service and leadership skills.
  • Ability to address complaints and resolve concerns as needed.

Education and Experience:

  • Must have experience working with children.
  • Must have tennis teaching experience.

Special Considerations:

  • Subject to modified/flexible work schedule.
  • Subject to outside environmental conditions.
  • Ability to occasionally lift light to medium weight (20-50 lbs.) objects.
  • Must provide own tennis racket and footwear.