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Tennis Instructors are coaches who work with individual players, groups, or teams to improve each player's game on the court. Example resumes for this position highlight such skills as offering private and group tennis lessons to children and adults, and breaking down components of the game to teach specific skills and improve the student's game and motivation. While having an educational background on a resume can be important for this role, knowledge and experience playing tennis is valued more when employers seek out Tennis Instructors.

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Tennis Instructor

Created lesson plans for both group and private lessons. Range of ages from age 4 to adults of varying experience. Lessons typically including eight weeks of instruction per session.

  • Administered drills and games to make the instruction time fun as well as advancing tennis knowledge, skill, and technique.
  • Maintained an organized lesson schedule based on Arlington County court time established by First Serve Tennis.
  • Updated roster and schedule with students on a weekly basis. Informed parents what will be worked on as well as the goal of the lessons.
  • Ensured students are enjoying the lessons and adapted the lessons based on the needs of the student with the goal that they will continue developing and enjoying tennis for life.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Computer Sciences
2

Professional Tennis Instructor, USPTR, Ashburn Village Sports Pavilion

Teach tennis fundamentals and advanced strokes and tactics to all levels of students and players of all ages from young children to adults. Conduct both group and private drill classes and lessons. Provide new hire training of coaches. Participate in continuous review, research and development of tennis program ideas and components based on client needs and industry best practices.

  • Assisted in designing and implementing new and improved tennis program components for key WTS client resulting in revenue increase for client by 25%, WTS contract renewal, and client receiving 2013 Facility of the Year award.
  • Coached and developed high performance junior players who achieved top mid-Atlantic and National tennis rankings and college recruitment in less than 18 months.
  • Organized and implemented a 500 plus tennis fundraising event for a cancer nonprofit foundation raising $5,000.
  • Organized and conducted a local (Northern Virginia) fundraising effort for the Ashanti Region Tennis Association youth tennis program in Ghana, West Africa. Personally collected, shipped, and presented over 200 plus tennis equipment items.
  • Received Employee of the Month award for demonstrating service of excellence to clients and exhibiting passion to the success of the Ashburn Village Tennis Program.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BBA
International Business
MBA
Project Management
3

Professional Tennis Instructor

Cultivated and built member relationships to drive revenue for the athletic club.

  • Facilitated adult and junior tennis instruction, crafted teaching plans and supervised teaching staff.
  • Championed new junior tennis program to include a summer tennis camp.
  • Planned and directed physical conditioning programs to enable adult and junior students to achieve maximum performance.
  • Served as key liaison between the tennis and sales departments.
  • Developed promotional strategies, and managed charitable and special events.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BA
English & International Studies
4

Tennis Instructor and Pro Shop Manager

Developed and successfully implemented new teaching techniques to keep younger children involved in tennis

  • Organized and operated a fully functional tennis shop that included equipment as well as racquet repairs
  • Instructed tennis lessons to tennis enthusiasts of all ages and ran a children's tennis clinic
  • Participated in a high speed training program which transitioned into a fast paced work environment
  • Networked with members and other employees on a daily basis to help maximize the customer satisfaction
  • Encouraged positive working culture through organizing events for employees at various management levels
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Business Management
5

Tennis Instructor

  • Conducted free tennis lessons for underprivileged youth across various parks in the New York City area
  • Coordinated sites and managed instructors to satisfy the requirements of each individual park, considered equipment needs, incremental weather, and projected number of participants in a given location
  • Organized large groups of students to ensure safety and efficiency
  • Improvised daily lessons to satisfy the needs and skill level of the participants present
  • Scouted for talent among attendees and was appointed to train for city wide tournament
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
6

Tennis Instructor

Instructed private and group lessons for a collective 5 hours weekly to teach beginners technical skills for tennis

  • Attended social events and built relationships with players and parents to increase membership and participation
  • Maintained outdoor and indoor courts and stringed rackets for club members and players
  • Provided private lessons to individuals and small groups for intermediate/advanced level players
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
7

Tennis Instructor

Worked with over 60 individual players on development of tennis related skills

  • Coordinated the distribution of tennis related items to fellow employees
  • Organized and reviewed logistics of camp events
  • Collaborated with coworkers to create a positive workplace environment that allows students to learn about the sport of tennis as well as essential life lessons
  • Trained over 10 players ranked in the top 10 of the USTA Southwest Rankings
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
8

Tennis Instructor

  • Instructed children ages 4-17 in basic and advanced tennis skills, strategies, and rules.
  • Developed daily lesson plans and special instructional games and planned daily schedules.
  • Provided one-on-one lessons upon request and assisted with supervising matches/tournaments.
Candidate Info
3
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Progress
9

Assistant Buyer, Tennis Instructor

Managed a high volume of court reservations, coordinating with guest via email and phone

  • Available as first point of contact for guests for information on club programs and membership rates
  • Assisted with overflow for tennis clinics and conducted private lessons on a part-time basis
  • Met with vendors, received items into the store, and generally assisted our Merchandizing Manager with the buying process for men's and women's clothing
  • Promoted sales in the pro shop and proactively kept members afloat with opportunities for match play
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
English
10

Certified PTR Tennis Instructor

Instructed students of all ages and abilities in the fundamentals of tennis in a small group setting through a series of eight lessons in all areas of tennis stroke progression.

  • Encouraged and promoted tennis through the Parks & Recreation program by making lessons fun and motivating students to continue improving their skills.
  • Organized and ran tournaments at the end of each tennis session.
  • Instructed players in a small group setting or individually for private lessons.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
23
years
at this job
BS
Elementary Education

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