LA2050
A Place Called Home

Tennis Instructor

Employment type
Seasonal
Posted
22 days ago
Location
Los Angeles
Description

A Place Called Home is a dynamic, non-profit youth and community center in South Central Los Angeles. APCH provides educational programs, counseling, mentoring, music, dance and art classes, fitness, and health and wellness opportunities. As youth participate in our programs, they discover interests and talents and develop a better sense of themselves and their place in the world around them. Our goal is to increase the likelihood that youth will stay in school, pursue higher education, attain viable jobs, and become active community members capable of making positive changes in the world in which they live.

Summary

The Tennis Instructor will provide programming for our Middle and High School members twice a week. Other duties include providing practical instruction, and ensuring that students learn and operate within a safe, supportive environment.

The Tennis Instructor is someone who will teach our members the fundamentals of Tennis, teach youth about a deep respect for oneself and others, ensure that lessons remain fun and engaging, and develop students' confidence in their abilities. Ultimately, enjoys teaching youth, has an upbeat personality and can manage the space while inspiring participants.

  • Assist students in developing and improving various tennis skills.
  • Assess students' tennis skills to determine areas in need of improvement.‚Äč
  • Develop suitable training programs for students based on their age, objectives, and individual skill sets.
  • Develop innovative ways to assist beginner or younger students in learning and remembering the rules of the game.
  • Identify the learning styles that work best for each student and adapt all coaching methods accordingly.
  • Provide a secure and productive learning environment for students.

 

Rate

$50.00/Workshop

Experience

  • 1-2 years of proven experience working as a Tennis Coach or Physical Education Instructor.
  • Sound knowledge of various coaching techniques.
  • The ability to motivate students.
  • Excellent organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional communication and customer service skills.
  • A passion for Tennis.
  • Desire to work with underserved children in a non-profit environment.
  • Background screening.
  • Prior experience creating and executing curriculums and lesson plans.

 

Physical and Mental Demands

  • Able to work in a dynamic and high noise level environment typical of a youth center
  • Walking, standing required on a daily basis
  • Lift up to 25 pounds occasionally

 

Additional Information

  • Able to work well with diverse populations of employees and clients
  • Solution-oriented team player who both promotes and practices a growth mindset
  • Provides exemplary customer service and welcoming hospitality

 

Days and Hours: 

Monday’s & Wednesday’s: 5:00pm to 6:30pm

COVID-19 Protocols:

APCH is committed to the health and safety of our Staff, Independent contractors, and members. APCH is following closely with all CDC and OSHA guidelines. All individuals on-site will be required to wear face coverings and/or face shields. Sanitation stations and other safety precautions will be provided as well.

To apply

Apply for this position here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=21472&clientkey=EC0897526493DC96E79F1D7A7FB8D485